Tarpon Springs Moose Lodge 1429
(1936 Abacus Road, Holiday) — Thursday: rib night dinner special, 5-8 p.m., music by Louie Bravo, 7-10 p.m.; Friday: fish fry dinner, 5-8 p.m., music by T.J. Brinson, 7-10 p.m.; Saturday: steak night, 5-8 p.m., music by Tom Stanley, 7-10 p.m.; Wednesday: all-you-can-eat tacos for five bucks, 5-8 p.m., music by True Passion, 7-10 p.m. Lunch is available weekdays from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. (727) 937-9030.
The Straz Center
(1010 N. W.C. MacInnes Place, Tampa) — “’S Wonderful,” the new Gershwin musical, 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday; “Spank! The Fifty Shads Parody,” 8 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; “Experience the Beatles with Rain,” 8 p.m. Saturday; concert by The Tenors, 7:30 p.m. Sunday; “Behind the Gates,” 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays through May 26. For information call (813) 229-7827 or visit www.strazcenter.org.
“Concerts on the Circle – Dancing through the Decades,”
will be presented 6-9:30 p.m. each Thursday in April at The Shops at Wiregrass, 28211 Paseo Drive, Wesley Chapel. This week’s concert features a mix of music from the 1960s through ’90s with Hunks of Funk. (813) 994-2242.
VFW Tawney Rowe Memorial Post 4412
(9734 Dick St., Hudson) — Fish fry dinner, 4:30-7 p.m.; Saturday: pork chop dinner with all the trimmings, 4:30-8 p.m., music by the Rebound Band, 7-10 p.m. Dinners cost $8. (727) 697-1602.
Spring Hill Eagles Aerie 4208
(8715 Bolton Ave., Hudson) — Fish fry and specials, 4-7 p.m. Music by KC and the Vocal Chords, 5-9 p.m.; Sunday: Breakfast, 8-11 a.m., “wings and things,” 1-7 p.m., music by the Bendys, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Weekly lunch specials are available from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. (727) 868-5754.
Polish American Pulaski Association
(4616 Darlington Road, Holiday) — Salad bar, 4-5 p.m., baked-fish or chef’s choice dinners, 5-6 p.m. All-American-style music and dancing, 6-8:30 p.m. Cost is $10 members, $12 guests. Doors open at 4 p.m.; Sunday: dinner, 1:30-3 p.m. followed by polka and all-American-style music and dancing until 6 p.m. Cost is $12 for members, $15 for guests. Carry out is available for $7. (727) 943-5095.
The Fifth Wheels Club,
a group of seniors without partners, will meet at 5 p.m. for a dinner dance at the New Port Richey Elks Lodge, 7201 Congress St. Call (727) 372-4515.
Cotee River Seafood and Blues Festival
, 5-11 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday features live music, a boat a water-sports show, an arts and crafts show, a classic car cruise-in, and activities for children at Sims Park, off of Main Street, New Port Richey. For the music line-up visit www.nprmainstreet.com; for information call (727) 842-8066.
“Blueberry Jerry Jamboree,”
Pasco County’s 2013 Blueberry Festival, presented by Short’s Berry Barn and Faith United Methodist Church, at the Rotary Pavilion on the Concourse on 15325 Alric Pottberg Road, Spring Hill, 4-9 p.m. Friday, from 8 a.m. until 9 p.m. Saturday and from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Sunday. The festival includes arts and crafts vendors, food, rides, and live music, children activities including clowns, a petting zoo and more. The church is offering a blueberry pancake breakfast 8-11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free; parking cost $5. Visit www.pascoblueberryfestival.com.
Weekly jam session
with Northern Connections features country, bluegrass and gospel with limited electric instruments, 1-4 p.m. CARES Elfers Senior Center, 4136 Barker Drive. Donation is $3. (727) 844-7839.
8 p.m. to midnight, Jasmine Lakes Civic Center, 7137 Jasmine Blvd., Port Richey. Music provided by DJ Mike. Cost is $7. (727) 459-2076.
Ruth Eckerd Hall
(1111 N. McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater) — Chris Botti concert, 7 p.m.; Willie Nelson concert, 8 p.m. Wednesday. For information call (727) 791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com.
AMVETS Post 16
(9638 S.R. 52, Hudson) —Chinese auction, hosted by the Ladies Auxiliary, 1 p.m.; Sunday: lasagna dinner, 5-7 p.m., karaoke, 6-9 p.m. Cost $7. (727) 868-7391.
a gospel singing trio will give a free concert at 6:30 p.m. at Community Congregational Church, 6533 Circle Blvd., New Port Richey. A free will offering will be received. Call (727) 849-1943.
The Ladies Auxiliary to Knights of Columbus Council 5869
have planned a trip to the Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson to see the Doo Wop Dreams show, an American tribute. Doors open at 1 p.m., dinner is served at 1:30 p.m. and the show starts at 3 p.m. Call Pam (727) 919-1042 to purchase a ticket at a group rate.
Center (4136 Barker St.) — Open dancing for all country dancers, 2-5 p.m.; Tuesday: line dancing (easy-intermediate), noon and ballroom dancing, 1-3 p.m.; Wednesday: beginner’s line dancing, 6 p.m., country couples, 7:15 p.m. (727) 848-7683.
The Suncoast Harmony Chorus of Sweet Adelines International
rehearses at 7 p.m. each Tuesday at the CARES, Rao Musunuru, M.D., Enrichment Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson. New members are welcome. For information call Patty at (727) 505-0001 or visit www.suncoast-harmony.com.
Line dance lessons,
11:30 a.m. for basic beginners; 12:30 for beginners and beginners plus. The classes, exclusively for residents of Heritage Springs, are held at its clubhouse, 11345 Robert Trent Jones Parkway, Trinity. For more information call instructor Donna at (727) 485-7448 or visit www.dancinfree.com.