A country, bluegrass and gospel jam session will be held 2-4:30 p.m. Thursdays, at King of Kings Fellowship Hall, 10337 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Refreshments will be available. Donation is $3. Call 727-868-5744.


Nathan Coe Marsh, a corporate event magician, will perform, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, at Merlin’s Theater, 7148 Congress St., New Port Richey. Tickets are $12.50 for children under 12 and $17.50 for adults. VIP seating is an additional $5 while supplies available. Visit for tickets and information. The box office is open noon-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Call 727-748-8800 or 727-748-8822.

Aripeka Elks Lodge 2520 (9135 Denton Ave., Hudson) — Dinner, 5-6:30 p.m., followed by music and dancing until 8 p.m., Fridays and Tuesdays. The public is welcome. For reservations call 727-868-2994.

Moose Lodge 1747 (6825 Beach Blvd., Hudson) – Dinner, 4-7 p.m. Friday, with music by The Bendys, 6-9 p.m.; Breakfast, 8-11 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays; Karaoke, 6-9 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays; Tacos, from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesdays; DJ, 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays. Call 727-868-9894.


Taste of Pasco (With Sips and Sounds) will be held, 4-7 p.m., at the Pasco Rotary Pavilion at the Concourse, 12010 Alric Pottberg Road, Spring Hill. The fundraising event is held by the 2018 Leadership Pasco Class. The money will go toward a class project that will benefit Metropolitan Ministries. The event will feature live entertainment, cuisine, beer and wine from around Pasco County. There will also be entertainment for children. For tickets, visit

Barns and Beer Craft Beer Festival will be held, 6:30-10 p.m., at Old McMicky’s Farm, 9612 Crescent Drive, Odessa. There will be over 100 craft beers, wines and ciders. Soul Circus Cowboys and Darren Taylor will perform. There will also be a ceremony for Tampa Bay recipients of the Purple Heart Medal. Tickets start at $41 and designated driver tickets are $10.

A shrimp and crawfish festival will be held, 2-5 p.m., at Tampa Cancer Center, 3402 W. Dr. M.L.K. Jr. Blvd., Tampa. The event will also feature a duck tank, a bounce house, face painting and a balloon artist. Lucky Penny will perform. Tickets for adults over 21 are $50 in advance and $60 at the door. Tickets for young adults, ages 13 to 20, are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Tickets for children 12 and under are $15. Proceeds will benefit the Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation. Visit for more information.

Jam Session with Northern Connection features country, bluegrass and gospel, 1-4 p.m. every Saturday, at King of Kings Fellowship Hall, 10337 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Refreshments will be available. Donation is $3. Call 727-868-5744.


VoteFest, a music and voter registration festival event, will be held, noon-6 p.m., at Gill Dawg Event Center, 5419 Treadway Drive #1, Port Richey. The event will register new voters or those who have lapsed registrations. Over thirty candidates and incumbents will attend. Each will have a table and three to five minutes to address the crowd. Hot Mess and Papa Crawdaddy will perform. Gina Watson-Haley will sing the National Anthem. For more information, contact Greg Smithwick at 727-859-8537 or Visit the Facebook page by searching “VoteFest.”

The Suncoast Bronze Ringers Handbell Ensemble will perform “Ring Around the World Handbell Concert,” 3 p.m., at Hudson First United Methodist Church, 13213 U.S. 19, Hudson. Call 352-232-1622 for more information.

Sonny Oden country jam sessions will be held 2-4 p.m. Sundays, at King of Kings Fellowship Hall, 10337 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Refreshments will be available. Donation is $3. Call 727-868-5744.


Jam sessions are held 6-9 p.m. Mondays at the Beacon Square Civic Association, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday. The sessions feature country, rock and folk music. Snacks are available for purchase. Admission is $3. Call 727-807-7007 for more information.

A ballroom dance will be held, 7-10 p.m., at the New Lakes of Regency Park Civic Center, 8330 Civic Drive, Port Richey. Music by DJ Mike and dance lessons by Elinore, 5-7 p.m. The cost for the dance is $6 and the dance lessons are $5. Call 727-459-2076 or visit for more information.

Events must include organization name, street address, city, date, time, cost and public contact phone number. Ongoing events must be resubmitted once a month. Mail to 11321 U.S. 19 N., Port Richey, FL 34668; or email to Deadline is at least three weeks before the event. Announcements are published as space permits.