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Arts & Music

Gasparilla Festival of Arts award winners

The 45th Annual Raymond James Gasparilla Festival of the Arts took place at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park over the weekend. The winners:
Updated: 4 hours ago
Busch Gardens reveals full food and wine festival concert lineup

Busch Gardens reveals full food and wine festival concert lineup

Daughtry, Collective Soul and KC and the Sunshine Band have been added to the concert lineup for Busch Gardens’ new food and wine festival.
Published: 02/27/15
Cho ready for a raging good time at Tampa Improv

Cho ready for a raging good time at Tampa Improv

Margaret Cho is getting real. The veteran comic will wax about her anger, heartbreak and issues affecting the world when she performs Friday and Saturday at the Tampa Improv.
Published: 02/27/15
‘Bright Lights, Big City’ musical rocks back to ‘80s drug scene

‘Bright Lights, Big City’ musical rocks back to ‘80s drug scene

“Bright Lights, Big City,” a rock musical set against the decadent party and drug scene of New York City in the 1980s, is the next production of the freeFall Theatre in St. Petersburg.
Published: 02/27/15
Free concerts are up close and personal at Florida Strawberry Festival

Free concerts are up close and personal at Florida Strawberry Festival

PLANT CITY — Sure, the Florida Strawberry Festival has lots of stars on its Wish Farms Soundstage, such as John Legend, Loretta Lynn and Reba.
Published: 02/26/15
Gasparilla arts festival could draw big crowd downtown

Gasparilla arts festival could draw big crowd downtown

More than 100,000 people are expected to stroll through the 45th annual Raymond James Gasparilla Festival of the Arts at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park on Saturday and Sunday.
Published: 02/26/15
Savion Glover in step with his legacy ahead of Straz debut

Savion Glover in step with his legacy ahead of Straz debut

Since making his 1985 Broadway debut, Savion Glover has become the reigning king of tap.
Published: 02/25/15
Alanis Morissette coming to St. Petersburg

Alanis Morissette coming to St. Petersburg

Alanis Morissette will perform at The Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg this spring as part of the theater’s 50th anniversary celebration, the venue announced on Tuesday.
Published: 02/24/15
Sam Smith, J. Cole announce summer concerts in Tampa

Sam Smith, J. Cole announce summer concerts in Tampa

Two major additions to Tampa’s summer concert calendar were announced on Monday: Grammys-dominating soul singer Sam Smith and chart-topping hip hop artist J. Cole.
Published: 02/23/15
Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Not sure what to do this week? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here are our editors’ picks for things to do around Tampa, from an arts festival to a strawberry festival.
Published: 02/19/15
Updated: 02/26/15