Category Archives: Art

2017 Florida Blueberry Festival Entertainment Schedule

Saturday and Sunday, April 22-23, are the dates for the 2017 Florida Blueberry Festival in downtown Brooksville.  The entertainment is pretty much continuous throughout the two days, and here is the schedule: Saturday April 22 schedule STAR STAGE Hernando Park / Ft. Dade Avenue 10:30 am – 12:00 pm American Made Classic Rock 1:30 am … Continue reading 2017 Florida Blueberry Festival Entertainment Schedule

Free International Jazz Day Celebration Concert 4/28

Your Hernando County Public Library System is celebrating International Jazz Day with a live jazz performance by musicians from the Hernando Jazz Society. This jazz concert in honor of International Jazz Day will be on Friday, April 28 at the Spring Hill Branch Library from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. The Spring Hill Branch Library is … Continue reading Free International Jazz Day Celebration Concert 4/28

Bountiful Blueberries make Tasty Fun in Brooksville

You can almost taste it, right? That cool blue sensation that awakens the pallet this time of year. Spring is nearly upon us and with it, the bountiful harvest of Florida blueberries. On April 22 and 23, Brooksville will celebrate Florida’s fastest growing specialty crop of edibles by hosting the Sixth Annual Florida Blueberry Festival. … Continue reading Bountiful Blueberries make Tasty Fun in Brooksville

Live Oak Theatre Company to Hold Eighth Annual Summer Camp 6/19-23

Live Oak Theatre Company, a not-for-profit family-oriented theatre company, will conduct its eighth annual summer program from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 19 through June 23. Camp will be held at Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mt. Fair Ave., Brooksville, FL, 34601. Each day of camp will include a lunch break and time taken … Continue reading Live Oak Theatre Company to Hold Eighth Annual Summer Camp 6/19-23

Try The Taste: Food Competition & Craft Beer Festival April 8

The Taste of Inverness began as a way to showcase local restaurant and catering offerings and raise funds for local nonprofit and educational needs. Over the years, it has grown to a signature event for the City of Inverness and has contributed to the betterment of thousands of NatureCoasters through its philanthropic efforts. “2017 is … Continue reading Try The Taste: Food Competition & Craft Beer Festival April 8

The Taste, a redesigned Food Challenge and Craft Beer Event 4/8

There is Adele, Bono, Cher, and now there is the Taste. This event was known for ten years as the Taste of Inverness, and now in its 11th year organizers simply call it the Taste. The name change reflects the new feel of this signature event. First, The Taste is now a qualifier for the … Continue reading The Taste, a redesigned Food Challenge and Craft Beer Event 4/8

Experience ‘Art in the Park’ March 11-12

The Hernando County Fine Arts Council is excited to present its very popular “Art in the Park” for the 33rd year on Saturday, March 11, from 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, March 12, from 10 am to 4 pm at Tom Varn Park in downtown Brooksville – and you’re invited! This celebration of … Continue reading Experience ‘Art in the Park’ March 11-12

Art of Recycling Contest winners Announced

Pasco County Recycling is thrilled to announce that more than a dozen talented Pasco County high school students turned their artistic ability – into cash!  The winners of the 2017 Art of Recycling contest received their prize money and certificates during special ceremonies at their schools during the week of February 6, 2017. The 2017 … Continue reading Art of Recycling Contest winners Announced

Artists Celebrating Music from African-American History at Saint Leo U 2/28

The University Speaker Series at Saint Leo University welcomes the public to a dynamic presentation blending music and civil rights history, “From the Railroad to the “Crossroad-The Underground Railroad to the Civil Rights Movement,” at 7 p.m., Tuesday, February 28, in Selby Auditorium, Lewis Hall.  Lewis is the first building on the right, immediately visible … Continue reading Artists Celebrating Music from African-American History at Saint Leo U 2/28

Citrus Watercolor Society Spring Show 3/4-5

The Citrus Watercolor Society will be holding its Spring Art in the Park exhibit and sale in the Visitor Center of the Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park on Saturday, March 4, and Sunday, March 5, 2017. This show features the artwork of the Society’s many talented watercolorists. Originals, prints and cards will be … Continue reading Citrus Watercolor Society Spring Show 3/4-5

Recycled art graces West Pasco Government Center

Pasco County Recycling is proud to announce the wildly popular Art of Recycling contest is back for its 21st year.  Pasco County high school students have been diligently creating art from trash since the beginning of the semester and now the public is invited to see these impressive pieces in person. The recycled artwork is … Continue reading Recycled art graces West Pasco Government Center

“Yarn Bombing” on The Avenue of Oaks in Floral City

The Floral City Garden Club has blanketed some of the historic grandfather Oaks lining Orange Avenue in Floral City’s National Register Historic District as a Fund Raiser with a major benefactor being the Historic Oak Tree Replacement Fund. It is called Yarn Bombing and you are invited to participate! WHAT IS YARN BOMBING?? A Street … Continue reading “Yarn Bombing” on The Avenue of Oaks in Floral City

Arts & Crafts Show at the Wildlife Park 2/4

The Florida’s Department of Environmental Protection’s Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park will host a Wildlife Park Arts and Crafts Show and Sale on Saturday, February 4, 2017 from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. The exhibit will be in the park’s main entrance and Visitor Center located on US 19 in Homosassa Springs. Visitors … Continue reading Arts & Crafts Show at the Wildlife Park 2/4

Tickets available for the “Nearly” Real Housewives of Hernando County

A limited number of tickets are still available for the “Nearly” Real Housewives of Hernando County, which will be performed on Saturday, February 4, at the Vineyard Christian Church, 375 South Broad Street, Brooksville, Florida 34601, and on Saturday, February 11, at the Town Square Theater, 3021 Commercial Way, Spring Hill, Florida 34607.  Both performances … Continue reading Tickets available for the “Nearly” Real Housewives of Hernando County

Reception for the Artist’s and Poet’s of “In The Mind’s Eye” 1/13

The Uptown Gallery at Brooksville City Hall is pleased to announce a new and exciting exhibit entitled “In The Mind’s Eye”.  The reception will be held January 13, 2017 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. with light refreshments being served by the Brooksville Junior League, compliments of Cemex. This exhibit will feature Art Quilter Susan Leslie … Continue reading Reception for the Artist’s and Poet’s of “In The Mind’s Eye” 1/13

Poster Contest Open to Citrus County Students

Citrus County Utilities is seeking student participation in the 2017 “Drop Savers” poster contest.  Students in grades K-12 are encouraged to create a poster depicting a water-saving idea, in slogan form, drawing form, or both.  Posters must focus on reducing water use, encouraging water saving behaviors and other water–saving ideas.  A twenty-five dollar cash prize … Continue reading Poster Contest Open to Citrus County Students

South San Antonio Arts & Antiques District Party 12/10

Along with the local tour of the Tampa Bay Tour de Clay event at Jack Boyle’s San Antonio Pottery, South San Antonio Arts & Antiques District (sosa) will host a Holiday Block Party on Saturday, December 10, from 4 – 8 p.m. San Antonio Antiques, Tangerine Hill, and South End will be open late with … Continue reading South San Antonio Arts & Antiques District Party 12/10

Tampa Bay Tour de Clay to include San Antonio Pottery 12/10-11

Join us for the Tampa Bay Tour de Clay. 2 Days, 4 Studios, 24 Potters. Follow the Kiln opening schedule on Saturday to plan your studio tour or make your own route. Watch demos, talk to potters, purchase your favorite pot. Participate in fundraising activities to benefit WMNF Community Radio and other non-profits. Saturday is … Continue reading Tampa Bay Tour de Clay to include San Antonio Pottery 12/10-11

Watercolor Art Show at Wildlife Park 11/19-20

The Citrus Watercolor Society will conduct their annual fall show and sale at the Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs State Wildlife Park in Homosassa, on Saturday and Sunday, November 19 and 20. Whether you are a serious collector or just a plain admirer of watercolor art, you will find works of art that will please the … Continue reading Watercolor Art Show at Wildlife Park 11/19-20

Live Oak Theatre Announces Extended Performance Date for “Peter Pan”

Live Oak Theatre announces that tickets are now on sale for an additional performance date of its original musical adaptation of the award-winning classic, Peter Pan, by Scottish novelist and playwright J.M. Barrie. Peter Pan will now be presented Nov. 11, 12 AND 13.  Friday performances are at 7:30 pm. Saturday performances are at 2:30 … Continue reading Live Oak Theatre Announces Extended Performance Date for “Peter Pan”

Tickets for Peter Pan at the Live Oak Theatre 11/4, 11/5, 11/11 & 11/12 on Sale Now

Live Oak Theatre announces that tickets are now on sale for its original musical adaptation of the award-winning classic, Peter Pan, by Scottish novelist and playwright J.M. Barrie. Peter Pan will be presented Nov. 4, 5, 11 and 12.  Friday performances are at 7:30 pm. Saturday performances are at 2:30 and 7:30 pm. Each performance … Continue reading Tickets for Peter Pan at the Live Oak Theatre 11/4, 11/5, 11/11 & 11/12 on Sale Now

Pasco Students invited to enter Expressions of Thanks Art Contest

Medical Center of Trinity announces its fifth annual “Expressions of Thanks” youth art contest to be held from September 1, 2016 to September 30, 2016. Participants and their families are invited to a reception Sunday, November 6 from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. when certificates/prizes will be awarded and artwork will be on display. All … Continue reading Pasco Students invited to enter Expressions of Thanks Art Contest

Live Oak Theatre Announces its 2016-2017 Season

Live Oak Theatre has announced the following productions for its 2016-2017 season. Live Oak’s season consists of a fall and spring musical production and a special Christmas celebration. This season’s productions are as follows: Fall production – an original musical adaptation of Peter Pan will be presented November 4, 5, 11 and 12. December’s Christmas … Continue reading Live Oak Theatre Announces its 2016-2017 Season