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Sunday Events:

Paddleboarding

Enjoy the sunny weather and waterfront breeze by renting a stand up paddleboard at WhatSUp South Tampa or UrbanKai to ride along the Hillsborough River.

 

Sunday Market - Downtown Tampa

Sunday 10:00a to 3:00p

Sunday Market - Downtown Tampa Tampa, FL

Downtown Tampa comes alive every Sunday when the sun and the tents begin to rise on North Franklin Street. You'll find great food, local artisans, and live music from 10 am to 3 pm.

 

"Scratch my Back" Benefit

Sunday at 5:00p

Skipper's Smokehouse Tampa, FL

Live music and raffles are part of the 17th Annual "Scratch My Back" concert to benefit the Friends of Hillsborough County Animal Services. Bands include the Lint Rollers and the Quivering Rhythm Hounds. Tampa Tribune columnist Steve Otto will host; 5 p.m. Sunday; $10; Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road, Tampa;(813) 971-0666.

 

Pasco County Round Up

Sunday at 10:00a

Fox Hunt Field Wesley Chapel, FL

Saddle up yer horse and mosey on over to the Pasco County Round-Up!
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Fox Hunt Field

Glen Haven Blvd/Hwy 54, Wesley Chapel, FL, 33543

 

Sunflower Maze

Sunday 10:00a to 5:00p

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Sweetfields Farm Brooksville, FL

Our Spring Sunflower maze is cut and ready to get lost in! Enjoy hay rides, veggie cannon, farm animals with goats on grass roofs and mini-potbelly pig races, rubber duck races, tree fort, u-pick farm grown veggies, story teller and more! select Sundays Strongtower Winery. Bring your own food and enjoy a picnic under our majestic oaks or enjoy Fresh lemonade and kettle corn from our vendors. Select Sundays Strongtower Winery.. Check us at www.sweetfieldsfarm.com Facebook for bloom updates.


Monday Events:

Memorial Day at the Zoo

Monday, May 27 9:30a

Lowry Park Zoo Tampa, FL

In honor of Memorial Day, any active duty, activated, retired, drilling reservist or National Guardsman will be admitted free to the Lowry Park Zoo on Monday. A Department of Defense photo I.D. will be required at the ticket window. As many as three direct dependants of military personnel will also be allowed in free; 9:30 a.m.; 1101 W. Sligh Ave., Tampa; (813) 935-8552.

 

Memorial Day Family FunFest

Monday, May 27 10:00a to 4:00p

Armed Forces History Museum Largo, FL

Annual Memorial Day Family FunFest on Monday, May 27, 2012 - enjoy rock wall climbing, a bounce house, power bungee jumping, face painting, military dress up, photo opportunities, arts and crafts and more. Rides on a WWII M8 Greyhound Reconnaissance Vehicle will also be available at regular cost. Hot dogs, drinks and snacks will on hand for purchase.

Armed Forces History Museum
2050 34th Way North
Largo, FL 33771
(727) 539-8371

 

Memorial Day Water Lily Festival

Monday, May 27 10:00a to 3:00p

Colonial Oaks Park Sarasota, FL

Wonderful Water Lilies invites you to our 4th Annual Memorial Day Water Lily Festival. We are the largest retailer of water lilies in the state of Florida and will be selling water lilies and other aquatic plants. The Sarasota Fern Society will be selling fern fairie gardens, stag horns, terrestrial and epiphytic ferns and another vendor will sell amarylis bulbs. Park at Colonial Oaks Park and then walk under the Honore St. Bridge to the Festival. For handicapped parking all (941) 378-9146.

 

Sarasota Car Show & Auto Parts Swap Meet

(941) 730-1844  

Sunday 9:00a to 2:00p

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Sarasota County Fairgrounds Sarasota, FL

Sarasota Swap Meet & Flea Market Presents:

Car Show Sunday April 28th 9a.m.-2p.m.​

$10 Registration Fee:​​Includes 2 Free Raffle Tickets​

​All Cars Are Welcome To Our Show!​

​50/50 Drawing​/​T​rophies

Auto Parts Swap Meet 9 ​a.m.-4 ​p.m.
Saturday,​27th & Sunday,28th​-Vendors Wanted-$15.00 Per Day

​The Car Show Will Be Held The Last Sunday Of Every Month!

Always Free Parking & Free Admission(For The Public)

​125 South Tuttle Avenue​
​Look For The Yellow Flags-Next To The Circle K​

 

 

 

 

 

 

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