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Quilt Showcase

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until October 18, 2018

Quilts will be displayed throughout the Chinsegut Hill Manor House and outside on the large wrap around porches. Visit with Nature Coast Quilters Guild members and find out about quilting and fabric arts.  Check out the Guild Boutique for items to purchase. Find out about our Quilts of Valor program for our veterans.  Learn how to sign up and have a quilt given to a special person in the community.

Harry’s Hoedown!

October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Come out to #brooksvilleswateringhole for a Country Night done #floridacrackerstyle! Wear your dancing boots and your finest hats... and bring your friends - let's make it a night to remember - Harry will be cooking up some grub to help us celebrate (It's also his birthday folks, you can't miss it)!

Hernando Audubon Beginning Birding

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Beginning Birding at 8 AM at Chinsegut Conservation Center (23212 Lake Lindsey Road, Brooksville, Hernando County). Learn to identify birds at feeders and during a short walk. There will be binoculars and bird guides available for use. For information, contact Linda, 352-428-2629, [email protected]

Camping with the Blues

October 19 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on October 20, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on October 21, 2018 at 10:00am

Mackey Law Group presents the 5th annual Camping with the Blues music festival which will be held October 19-21, 2018 at the Sertoma Youth Ranch and will feature Brody Buster One Man Band; LC Williams & the Driver; Duffy Bishop Band; JP Soars & the Red Hots; Scott Ellison Band; Packrats Smokehouse; Prestage Brothers; Gracie Curran & the High Falutin’ Band; Beautiful Bobby Blackmon; Dirty Red & the Soul Shakers; Mark May Band; The Blues Doctors; Amanda Fish Band; Tas…

Friday Night Thunder – Inverness

October 19 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

Spend an evening in downtown Inverness with live music, car cruise-in hosted by Citrus MOPARS and dining and shopping specials every third Friday of the month. For more information and event details click here

Rocky Horror Picture Show with Flustered Mustard

October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on October 20, 2018 at 3:00pm

Come and enjoy the Rocky Horror Picture Show with Shadow Cast featuring Flustered Mustard. Live Shadow Cast, Meatloaf Dinner and Goody Bag for Interactive Fun Doors at 6 pm Friday, Show is at 7pm with live Shadow Cast and meatloaf dinner Saturday, doors open at 3 pm with Psychics and Amber Lynn Nicol, songwriter/singer.  Dinner at 6 and live shadowcast at 7 pm featuring Flustered Mustard, 2nd show at 9pm - show only. Live Entertainment During Dinner ( will be…

Hernando Historical Museum’s Annual Halloween Haunted House

October 19 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until October 20, 2018

An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until October 26, 2018

An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until October 27, 2018

All are welcome to tour The May-Stringer House's 14 room Victorian Mansion Haunted House filled with interactive reenactments and a walk thru the grave yard maze, if you dare! There will be a bonfire with marshmallows and storytelling, $1.00 children’s maze, free children’s games, face painting and a fortune teller as well as other entertainment. A food booth selling hotdogs, hamburgers, soda, home baked goods. **Last ticket sold at 11:00 PM** Hope to see you there!! **Wheelchair accessible on 1st…

2nd Annual Swing for Survivors

October 20 @ 7:30 am - 2:00 pm

Your swing counts at CASA’s 2nd Annual Swing for Survivor’s golf outing being held October 20th at Citrus Hills. Presented by Florida Public Utilities, this fun event hosts a hole in one sponsored by Love Chevrolet, raffles, auctions and lots of prizes. Proceeds provide shelter, safety, intervention and education to end domestic violence herein our community. To sponsor or register a team contact Carol Brown at 352-344 -8111 or email [email protected] 18 Hole Golf w/Cart On the Meadows Course LUNCH…

UF/IFAS Pasco Local Food System Conference & Brunch

October 20 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

The UF/IFAS Pasco Local Food System Conference is designed to offer attendees a glimpse into the production of beef, eggs, blueberries, kumquats, hops, peaches, and salad greens in Pasco and the local region. An introduction to the brewery industry, from local brewmasters/founders, and a discussion on small farm/food production planning will highlight the event. Anyone interested in starting a local food enterprise, or those just curious about the impact of the local food system should attend. A local foods brunch…

2nd Annual Citrus Walk Aware for Alzheimer’s

October 20 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Walk to raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Family Organization (AFO), a non-profit that provides services and support for caregivers for individuals living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia in eight west-central Florida counties, including Citrus, Hernando, and Pasco Counties. The Walk will be staged at the Town Center in picturesque Floral City and walkers will be able to choose from a 1/4 Mile walk, a 1.5 Mile walk or an historic walk, and 93% of all funds went directly…

Heartwood Volunteer Day

October 20 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

October 20th – Heartwood Volunteer Day ~ Volunteer Opportunities and volunteer hours given – Bring water, wear closed-toe shoes/boots (no sandals!). Please inquire with Laura: (727) 376-5111. Please call/email with questions [email protected]  

Soil Amending Volunteer Event

October 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fall is finally here and the weather is cooling down. Join us at the Dade City Watson Park Community Garden as we amend the soil in our garden with treated cow manure, donated by Black Kow. We amend our soil in the garden as preparation for our Fall Plant Out next week. Come learn as you work about the importance of amending our sandy Florida soil with organic matter like compost, manures, and mulches. All volunteers that register and volunteer…

Paws For Peace

October 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Come out and support by bringing an item off the PCAS wish list to receive 10% off your next purchase at Solutions Thrift Store

a cappella Harmony Open House

October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Four part a cappella harmony is alive and well in Hernando County and we are inviting women to learn more about it. The Suncoast Harmony Chorus, west-central Florida chapter of Sweet Adelines, Intl, is offering an open house where we will have demonstrations and opportunities for you to participate in this popular vocal art form. We embrace diversity! We welcome women of all cultures, ages 18 and up, who have a passion for singing and improving their vocal abilities. Our…

Chinsegut Hill Luncheon & Tour

October 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 21, 2018

Enjoy a special lunch from one of the tallest places in Florida, overlooking a marvelous vista. Wonderful food catered by Albanese Catering and new friends who love history and beauty, as well as a nice meal. Then head over to the Manor House Museum for a lovely tour of one of the most interesting places on Florida's Nature Coast, if not the U.S. Luncheons are weekly at noon on Wednesdays, only $15. Reservations required. Limit of 50 participants weekly.

A Night with Elvis

October 24 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Come spend "A Night with Elvis" featuring multi-award winning Elvis Tribute Artis Cote Denoath! Cote will be singing some of Elvis' greatest hits from the 60's and 70's. The night will also include hors d' oeuvres and a cash bar! Meet and greet options will be available as well!

Vegetable Gardening Basics

October 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Interested in starting a vegetable garden, but have no idea where to begin? Join us for this Free UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension seminar, where you will learn about how to choose a location for a garden, what makes good soil, when to plant different vegetables, and how to control common vegetable garden pests.  For more information, contact Eden Santiago-Gomez at [email protected] or (352)521-1255. 10-25-18 Vegetable Gardening Basics

Eckerd Connects E-Nini-Hassee Spaghetti Dinner

October 25 @ 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for our annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser! Includes spaghetti dinner, salad bar, bread, dessert and drink. All proceeds will benefit our scholarship program to make Camp E-Nini-Hassee accessible to all families. Program tours will be available. Free parking! Event Sponsorships also available! Location: Eckerd Connects E-Nini-Hassee, 7027 E. Stagecoach Trail, Floral City, FL Register online: www.eckerd.org/pastadinner

Hernando Audubon Society Meeting

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ken Meyer will discuss “Living and Flying in the (mostly) Lower Troposphere: Let’s Talk About the Weather.” He will focus on migrating birds such as the Swallow-tailed Kite, which spends the summer in Florida and the winter in South America. He is Executive Director of Avian Research and Conservation Institute. The meeting will begin at 7 PM at the Community Activity Center, 205 E. Ft. Dade Ave. in Brooksville.

Haunted Tram Rides

October 26 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on October 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

Pepper Creek Trail is transformed for a creepy tram ride full of haunts and scary scenes. A Haunted House, costume contests, face painting, games, and food vendors are included in this Halloween extravaganza! This fundraising event is sponsored by the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park.

Cooter Fest

October 26 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on October 27, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on October 28, 2018 at 11:00am

The largest 3-day music festival in the area with the vibe of Woodstock. Full carnival and adventure activities with top food trucks and 80+ unique vendors. Admission and parking are FREE.

Haunted Tram Rides & Deadwood Gulch Haunted House

October 26 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until October 27, 2018

Pepper Creek Trail will be transformed the evenings of Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27 into a trail of haunting spooky spots. Tram rides run for two nights, beginning at 6:00 pm and running until 10:00 pm. This is the fourteenth year the Friends will be holding the Haunted Tram Rides event which attracts thousands of visitors each night. In addition to the Haunted Tram Rides, the event includes costume contests, a fun slide, and refreshments. The suggested donation…

Hernando Audubon Birding Trip to Cypress Lakes Preserve

October 27 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Meet at 8 AM at the park entrance, 33597 Ridge Manor Blvd. (at Olancha Road) in Ridge Manor. Jim King, retired land manager for Hernando County’s Environmentally Sensitive Lands, will lead a walk at this seldom visited county park. He will speak briefly to introduce us to this 331-acre property. Then he will guide us about 1.5 miles on the Florida National Scenic Trail as we look for birds and wildflowers.

Fall Plant Out!

October 27 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fall is finally here and it's time to start our fall garden! Onions, kale, cabbage, and collards here we go. Join us at the Dade City Watson Park Community Garden as we plant out all our vacant garden plots with veggies and seeds.Come learn as you work about the best veggies to plant in the fall here in central Florida, and even which ones you can continue to harvest throughout the winter. All volunteers that register and volunteer will receive…

Talk & Tour: “Back to Nature”

October 27 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Come learn about natural burial sites, located in Trinity Florida 34655.

Un-Common-ly Artsy: The Historic Downtown Brooksville Arts Market

October 27 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 22, 2018

Un-Common-Ly Artsy is a brand new monthly outdoor arts market hosted by Brooksville Main Street that will be held in Historic Downtown Brooksville on the 4th Saturday of every month at the City of Brooksville Uptown Art Gallery, 201 Howell Avenue, Brooksville, Florida. With over 100 exhibitor spots, it is a fantastic collection of fine artists, crafters, makers, entertainers and food trucks the entire family can enjoy. The Uptown Art Gallery will also be open during this time for visitors…

Puppy Paddle

October 27 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm

Bring your four legged family members to the New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center for a swim in the kiddie pool! There will be a costume contest, agility course, vendors and more fun than you can even imagine! Pups 18 inches and under are welcome from 11am to 1pm and pups over 18 inches swim from 1:30 to 3:30. Cost is $5 per dog but people are free!

Mall-O-Ween

October 27 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 28, 2018 at 12:00pm

Don't forget our Mall-O-Ween weekend, on October 27 and 28th, the weekend before the great Mall-O-Ween trick or treating at the Crystal River Mall. Mall-O-Ween Weekend is our big Halloween Festival, two days of fun and spooky creatures. Lots of free activities, half off on paintings and crafts. specials on food and beverages. Free pinatas full of candy will be held throughout the day. Pumpkin Painting Contest, results will be announced at the Mall-O-Ween on Halloween night after trick or…

Free Live Concert “Forever Styx”

October 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free live concert in Downtown New Port Richey's beautiful Sims Park from 7:00-8:30pm. Have dinner before the concert or stop after for a libation in one of the city's many clubs, pubs or micro-breweries!

Citrus County Blessings ~ 4th Annual Halloween Costume Ball

October 27 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Citrus County Blessings Halloween Costume Ball will take place inside Rock Crusher Pavilion on Saturday, October 27th, 2018. Doors open at 6:30 pm. All proceeds benefit Citrus County Blessings, and their programs that support the children in Citrus County, FL. This exclusive Halloween Costume Ball offers the best party value in the Citrus County. Live Halloween entertainment provided by “ The Embry Brothers”. DJ Trae Vance will be mixing the best of Top 40, Dance, Pop, and the latest…

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