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 Week of  March 26 – April 1, 2015

Wednesday, March 25 – Friday March 27, 2015
Keys to Success Business Development Series
7:15am-3:30pm Wednesday, 8:00am-3:30pm Thursday and 9:00am-1:00pm Friday. Silverthorn Country Golf & Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane, Brooksville, 34609. Workshops, seminars and luncheon sessions occur at different times and locations each day. Attend one or all! Unlock doors to economic success in Hernando County in this inaugural business development seminar series. Attend workshops and seminars designed to enhance business in the following areas: Sales, Customer Service, Social Media, Branding, Human Resources and much more. Participate in seminars and enjoy keynote presentations by successful area business leaders and experts. Choose your sessions by time, location and topic or attend them all! All programs are open to the general public. For a full program description visit http://hernandochamber.com/keys-to-success or call the Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce 352-796-0697.

 

Wednesday March 25 – Sunday March 29, 2015
Spring Bluegrass Festival
10:00am-11:00pm. Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, Brooksville, 34602. Enjoy an entire weekend of music featuring The Boxcars, Nothin Fancy, IIIrd Tyme Out, Tyler Williams, Swinging Bridge, Cotton Eyed Does, and more! Camping is available onsite and hotel accommodations are nearby. For camping information, the full schedule of entertainment and ticket prices, visit http://sertomayouthranch.org/Event_Calendar.html, or call 352-754-3082. For area information and lodging, visit http://www.naturallyhernando.org.

 

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Citizens Academy
Each Thursday through May 14, two sessions are offered: 1:00-4:00pm, or 6:00-9:00pm. Hernando County Sheriff's Office, 18900 Cortez Blvd. (SR-50/bypass), Brooksville. Have you ever wanted to know about the workings of the Sheriff's office? Then you will surely enjoy the upcoming Citizens Academy! You'll learn about the operations of the various departments as well as techniques and programs used by the deputies and detectives. After graduation, individuals have the opportunity to observe firsthand the job a deputy does on a daily basis by riding along on patrol. Applications for the Academy are available at http://www.hernandosheriff.org/applications/citizensacademy. For more information, call

352-797-3608

 

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Rain Barrel Workshop
2:00-3:00pm. Hernando County Extension,1653 Blaise Drive, Brooksville, 34601. Add a rain barrel to your landscape to provide water to plant beds and vegetable gardens. Diverting potential runoff also helps protect area waterways from potential pollution. Cost is $68.00 per person. Participants will take home a rain barrel; Hernando County Utilities customers will receive a $25.00 credit on their water bill. Pre-registration is required as space is limited. To register, or for information, call 540-6230. http://www.extension.hernandocounty.us

 

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Children's Week Event: For Parents
6:30-7:30pm. Hernando County Health Department, 7551 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill, 34606. The Hernando County Children's Week Celebration is a free, family-centered festival celebrating children and their future. This event invites parents to join the presentation and discussion, How to effectively communicate with your teens. The event is free and open to the public. For information, call, 352-540-4338.

 

Friday, March 27, 2015
Gallery Exhibit Artist Reception
5:00-7:00pm. The Uptown Gallery (formerly Brooksville City Hall Art Gallery), 201 Howell Avenue, Brooksville, 34601. You're invited to view the new exhibit featuring work in a variety of mediums by members of the Spring Hill Art League. Light refreshments will be served. For information, call 352-540-3810.

 

Friday, March 27, 2015
An Evening at the 1885 Train Depot Museum: Railroad Lore and Old Tin Toy Trains
7:00pm. The 1885 Train Depot, 70 Russell Street, Brooksville. Have you always been fascinated by trains? Take a look back to the early development of railroads from 1800 to 1885 in the eastern U.S. and Florida. Learn how early trains influence the development of the toy, tin train industry from the late 1800's to the early twentieth century. The evening includes refreshments, and a guided tour of the Train Depot Museum. Donation: $10.00 per person. Please call for a reservation, 352-799-4766.

 

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Tech Tutors
2:30-4:30pm. East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Brooksville, 34602. Not quite sure how to use your electronic device? Do you have tech questions or concerns? Grab your gadget and stop by! Your Hernando County Public Library System is here to help! Your library offers one-on-one instruction in the Tech Tutors program! Bring in any hand-held, self-contained device along with any questions you would like to have answered. Just drop in between the hours indicated for one-on-one help. For information, call 352-754-4043, or visit http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us.

 

Friday, March 27 – Saturday, March 28, 2015
Lakewood Retreat Golden Jubilee Celebration
Lakewood Retreat, 25458 Dan Brown Hill Road, Brooksville, 34602.
March 27: Relax, refresh, and renew at the 50th Anniversary Celebration with activities for the entire family, including raffles, games, scavenger hunt, crafts, a silent auction, and more! Live evening entertainment by contemporary folk band, Walking Roots. Saturday, March 28: 5K Run / Walk – 6:45am, Registration and Check-in; 7:15, Run/Walk begins. Enjoy the early morning coolness as you make your way through the course; then enjoy refreshments and snacks. An awards ceremony will be held at noon. Pre-registration, $15.00 per person; day of event, $25.00.12:00pm, BBQ lunch with all the fixin's! 1:00-2:00pm, Watermelon Carving Contest. Show your artistic creativity! Only 50 entrants allowed, so be sure to register early! 7:00-9:00pm, live entertainment featuring Walking Roots, popcorn and fireworks to top off the celebration. The weekend event is free and open to the public; a donation of food will be appreciated. To register for events, of for information,

call 941-809-1283.

 

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Kayak-Canoe Fishing Tournament and Golden Jubilee Celebration
Daybreak to 10:00am. Lakewood Retreat, 25458 Dan Brown Hill Road, Brooksville, 34602. Think you can team up with your family or friends to create a fishing team? Bring your own canoe or kayak, or use a canoe (nine available onsite, first come, first serve), for a great morning of fishing! Lakewood Retreat's Golden Jubilee Celebration fishing tournament is open to all ages. Florida fishing laws apply and life jackets must be worn. Measurement deadline is 10:00am, the prize for the biggest fish is $100.00!

Pre-registration entry donation is $20.00 per team; walk-up donation is $30.00 per team. To register, or for information, call Mike at 941-809-1283, or email somscake@comcast.net.

 

Saturday, March 28, 2015

How to Read Your GPS

9:00am-12:00pm. Hernando Beach Coast Guard Auxiliary, 4340 Calienta Street, Hernando Beach. The program focuses on the GPS equipment typically owned by the recreational boater. You will learn how to program waypoints, develop routes and interface GPS routes with a nautical chart. The fee is $35.00 per person, and includes text materials. Registration starts one hour before the class. For more information, call Jeffrey Hoff at 352-397-5417.

 

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Hernando County Farmer's Market
10:00am-3:00pm. 2450 Commercial Way (US-19) in the Rural King Parking Lot, Spring Hill, 34606. Vendors offer fresh veggies and fruit, organic and Amish country food, plants, local honey, herbs, soaps, jams, candy, baked goods, jewelry, crafts, and more. 352-232-4241 / http://www.hernandocountyfarmersmarket.webs.com

 

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Zitella Solomon Catch for the Cure and UpDog Games
10:00am-5:45pm. Veterans Memorial Park, 12254 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill, 34609. If you and your dog love having fun together, UpDog is a perfect way for you to share that one-on-one quality play time, and compete for prizes! UpDog is dedicated to expanding the awareness and participation of people and dogs in athletic endeavors. From disc throwing-catching, to agility obstacle courses and multi-tasking, games are designed to help develop foundational canine sport skills and offer the opportunity for every dog and human to work towards their own personal bests. For a list of games, to register to participate, or for information, visit http://www.updogchallenge.com.

 

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Children's Week Celebration
10:00am-2:00pm. Jerome Brown Community Center, 99 Jerome Brown Place, Brooksville, 34601. Hernando County celebrates Children's Week with you and your family! The Hernando County Children's Week Celebration is a free, family-centered festival celebrating children and their future. The event will feature plenty of fun including dance groups, karate, interactive activities, a bouncy house, entertainment, games, and more. Food and refreshments will be available at no cost. For information, call 352-540-4338.

 

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Hernando Audubon Society Field Trip: Spring Migrants
7:00 a.m. Trail 7 & Croom Road, seven miles east of US-41N. Use Croom Road (CR-480), travel east past Tucker Hill Fire Tower (26416 Croom Road). Park on the south side of the intersection of Croom Road (CR-480) and Trail 7. There is a wood kiosk there and an open area for parking. Rest room facilities are at the parking lot of the Tucker Hill Fire Tower, 1.8 miles west of Trail 7. The early morning hours should provide sightings of Red-cockaded Woodpeckers, Bachman's Sparrows, and some recently arrived migrants and summer breeders. Fields trips are open to everyone interested in birding; non-members are welcome. Suggest comfortable clothing and shoes, insect repellent, sunscreen; water or other suitable beverages are welcome. To participate, contact trip leader Bev Hansen,

352-686-0460, or email bevalhansen@earthlink.net

 

Bark Island Saturday, March 28, 2015
Bark Island – Final Romp of the Season
7:30am-9:30am. Pine Island Beach, 10840 Pine Island Drive, Spring Hill, 34607. You and your canine friends are welcome at Pine Island for the final Bark Island Saturday of the season. Enjoy two hours of play time with your best pals! Admission is $7.00 for the first dog, per car; $3.00 for each additional dog. Yearly passes are available for $70.00 first dog; $30.00 each additional dog. Please remember to bring proof of your dog's current vaccinations and licensing, pick up after your pet and bring a leash, just in case they get rowdy. Thank you, and see you next season! 352-754-4031 or recreation@hernandocounty.us.

 

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Spring into Music Rock n' Blues Festival
2:00-9:00pm. The Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Avenue, Spring Hill, 34606. Gather the family for a day of fun to benefit the amazing Special Olympics Florida – Hernando County athletes! You'll enjoy delicious food, cold beer and wine, vendors wares and more. Get into the beat of the live entertainment featuring an off the chain line-up of Florida's hottest bands performing all day, including Bad Boy Elroy, Razin Jane, Tommy Roxx, Drive, along with local artists Dan & Dave, Tammie Sue, and Fred & Friends. Bring your chair or blanket for comfort; no coolers, please. Tickets, advance purchase: $10.00 per person; at the gate, $12.00 per person. To purchase tickets, call Christine at 352-238-2279, or Debbie at 352-442-1570. For information, visit https://specialolympicsflorida.org/events/events/fundraising-event-spring-into-music-1036/ 

 

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Nature Coast Modelers Show
9:00am-12:00pm. Nature Coast Modelers Hobby Shop/Dana's Railroad Supply, 4042 Deltona Blvd., Spring Hill. Do you build model planes, ships, automobiles, or any other type of models? You're invited to share your crafts, either in progress or under construction. Meet other modelers and learn new or different techniques. Tables for displaying your model work will be provided, but please bring your own chair. Refreshments will be available. The event is free and open to the public. For details, or to reserve a table, call 352-684-2484.

 

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Hernando County Farmer's Market
10:00am-3:00pm. 2450 Commercial Way (US-19) in the Rural King Parking Lot, Spring Hill, 34606. Vendors offer fresh veggies and fruit, organic and Amish country food, plants, local honey, herbs, soaps, jams, candy, baked goods, jewelry, crafts, and more. 352-232-4241 / http://www.hernandocountyfarmersmarket.webs.com

 

Saturday, March 28 – Sunday, March 29, 2015
Airport Flea Market and Farmer's Market
8:00am-3:00pm. 17375 Spring Hill Drive (just west of US-41), Spring Hill, 34604. Shop for what you need and find a bargain at the same time! Approximately 100 vendors offer everything from house wares, tools, collectibles, cosmetics, craft items, recreational items and fresh-from-the-farm goodies. For information, call 352-796-0258.

 

Orchid Saturday, March 28 – Sunday, March 29, 2015
Festival of Orchids
10:00am-3:00pm. VFW Post 8681, 18940 Drayton Street, Spring Hill, 34610. Presented by the Hernando County Orchid Lover's Club, you'll be able to take in an array of varied orchids for sale to start your own orchid collection! Visit the Potting Booth to speak with experienced growers for advice and to learn valuable tips to achieve your own orchid success. Vendors will offer plants, supplies, books and more. Hourly raffles will be held. Admission is $2.00 per person; parking is free. For information, call 352-503-7858.

 

Saturday, March 28 – Sunday, April 12, 2015
Annual Parade of Homes of the Nature Coast
Throughout the show dates: 10:00am – 5:00pm, Monday through Saturday; 12:00 – 5:00pm on Sunday. Various sites throughout Hernando County. Presented by Sunrise Propane and the Hernando Builders Association, you and your family are invited to view some of the finest-built affordable homes on the Nature Coast. This self-guided tour is a unique opportunity to answer the question, "What's new?" in new homes offered by the local building industry. Featuring home builders from both Hernando County and Citrus County, there is sure to be a model home to view in a neighborhood close to you. For a complete list of Parade models and addresses, visit http://www.ParadeofHomesNatureCoast.com, or call 352-596-1114.

 

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Deadline to register for the 6th Annual Cause FORE Paws (Event date: April 13)
April 13, 2015 – Check in, 8:00am; Shotgun start, 9:00am. Brooksville Golf and Country Club, 23446 Links Drive, Brooksville. You are invited to join the fun with a day of golf, beginning with breakfast by Chick-Fil-A. Then go for your best golf game, the hole-in-one contest, longest drive and closest to the pin contests. Lunch will be provided by Texas Roadhouse. Prizes will be awarded to the top teams and the golf contest winners. The event is a fundraiser for the Humane Society of the Nature Coast; pets will be available for adoption. The entry fee is $80.00 per golfer, or $320.00 for a foursome. For more information, call 352-496-2711 or chairperson Kathy at 352-232-4376, or visit http://www.humanerescue.org.

 

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Classics Book Discussion: In Search of Lost Time
2:00pm. Spring Hill Branch Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill, 34608. Join the group for the monthly gathering and thought-provoking discussion of this month's book, In Search of Lost Time by Marcel Proust. Among the handful of literary classics produced in this century, Proust's In Search of Lost Time is the most oceanic-and the least read. Registration is not required, but copies of the book are limited. Please call ahead to reserve a copy for your use. For more information, call 352-754-4043, or visit http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us.

 

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Suddenly in Command
7:00-9:30pm. Hernando Beach Coast Guard Auxiliary, 4340 Calienta Street, Hernando Beach, 34607. The program is designed for those not generally at the helm, and will help you to be prepared in case of an emergency. The fee is $20.00 per person and includes educational print materials. Registration starts one hour before the first class. For more information, call 352-397-5417, or email jhoff116@tampabay.rr.com.

 

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Firearms Safety Course
9:00am-3:00pm. Hernando Sportsman's Club, 16121 Commercial Way (off US-19, nine miles north of SR-50), Brooksville, 34614. The course will introduce the basics of firearms safety and the fundamentals of pistol shooting. Those who successfully complete the class will receive the required documentation to apply for a Florida concealed carry permit, if desired. The class size is limited and pre-registration is required. The cost is $60.00 per person, and includes classroom instruction and live fire training on the range. Bring your lunch, or food and beverage may be purchased. For more information, or to register, call 352-567-9931. http://www.hernandosportsmansclub.com

 

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Hernando Audubon: Purple Martin Viewing
9:00am. You are invited to join Hernando Audubon members to view the beautiful Purple Martins at a private residence. Purple Martin enthusiasts often become "landlords" to the birds, erecting Purple Martin houses to attract and maintain colonies, tracking migration, doing nest checks, keeping predators away, and feeding when necessary. To attend this special viewing, contact Linda at 352-428-2629, or email lindalark85@gmail.com. Directions to the meeting area will be provided when you RSVP your plans to attend.  

 

Week of April 2 – April 8, 2015

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Presentation: Before Jamestown
6:30pm. Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Avenue, Brooksville, 34601. Sponsored by the Historic Hernando Preservation Society and the Florida Humanities Council Speakers Bureau, the presentation explores the early history of European settlement efforts in Florida. Learn about he history of colonization in the U.S. southeast in the sixteenth century, a process that began almost a century "before Jamestown." Presented by Michael Francis, Ph.D. For information, call 352-540-3810, or visit http://www.historichernandopreservationsociety.org.

 

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Socrates Café
5:00-6:45pm. West Hernando Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Avenue, Brooksville, 34613 Do you enjoy thought-provoking questions that spark lively debate and discussion? If so, then please join your Hernando County Public Library during our Socrates Café! With the assistance of a facilitator, participants apply the Socratic Method to delve into meaningful questions we don't often have time to ponder in our daily lives. The group welcomes all, including those completely unfamiliar with philosophy or Socrates! This month's topic is "Is space exploration a good idea?" For more information, call 352-754-4043. http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us 

 

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program:

Responsible Insect I.D. and Control
10:30-11:30am. West Hernando Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Avenue, Brooksville. Do you find your garden or landscaping the victim of unwanted pests and insects? Many insecticides and control agents can create a backyard "toxic dump." In this program, you will learn how to identify and control insects while protecting the environment. For information, call 352-754-4433, or visit http://www.extension.hernandocounty.us.

 

Saturday, April 4, 2015
Good Neighbor Trail Community Ride
9:00am. Meet at Good Neighbor Trailhead, 70 Russell Street, Brooksville, 34601. You're invited to join one of two rides to celebrate the Good Neighbor Trail as part of the annual Brooksville Cycling Classic.
Ride #1: The Good Neighbor Trail Roll-Stroll, led by Brooksville City Manager Jenene Norman-Vacha, is an out-and-back pedal on the distance of the existing trail, a total of approximately seven miles. The pace is easy and perfect for riders of all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult rider.
Ride #2: The Good Neighbor Tour, led by Tampa Bay Times reporter/columnist Dan DeWitt, the tour shows how the trail can launch bike riders into the scenic eastern Hernando County area. The ride leaves Russell Street and proceeds to the Weatherly Road trailhead, then travels north and east on rural roads, south on McIntyre where the ride will rejoin the Good Neighbor Trail for the return into Brooksville. The pace will be moderate, and the total ride is approximately 25 miles, with some hills. Please note that once riders leave the trail at Weatherly, the roads will be open to traffic and riders must follow the rules of the road. For information, call 352-584-1391, or visit https://www.facebook.com/BrooksvilleCyclingClassic 

 

Saturday, April 4, 2015
Young Professionals Hop n' Glow Easter Egg Hunt and Celebration
5:30-9:00pm. Anderson Snow Park, 1360 Anderson Snow Road, Brooksville, 34609. The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals invite you to share some fun-after-the-sun with games, drafts, field activities, food vendors, free give-a-ways, Easter Bunny photo opportunities, and the Black Light Bunny Hop to dance the night away! Kids will love the six Easter Egg Hunts with 20,000 real Glow-in-the-Dark eggs – and much, much more! Online advance tickets are $3.00 per person and include a free meal. Admission at the gate, $5.00 per person; children under age three, free. For information, call 352-796-0697, or visit http://www.hernandochamber.com.

 

Croom Zoom Saturday, April 4, 2015
Croom 50M/50K/16M Fools Trail Run
Start times: 6:00am, 50 Mile; 7:00am, 50K and 16 Mile. Tucker Hill, 26416 County Road 480 West, Brooksville, 34601. Mostly shaded by beautiful tree canopies, this is a race course you don't want to miss! The popular Croom Fools Run trails wind through oak hammocks on a well-defined trail that takes runners through some of the best terrain in Florida. There are three races that are part of the Fools Run Races: the 50-mile Fools Run; the 50K I'm Not A Fool Run, and John Holmes 16-mile Run. The main running trail is a 16-mile loop. The 50-mile race is three loops, the 50K is two loops, and the 16-mile is one loop. Race packets can be picked up from 4:00-7:00pm on Friday night before the race, or early on Saturday morning at the race start-finish line. The Forestry Service has set the race field at 300 runners, so be sure to register early. To register, or for information, visit http://www.tamparaces.com, or call 813-232-5200.

 

Saturday, April 4, 2015
Brooksville Cycling Classic: 2015 State Criterium Championship
Brooksville will once again host the Brooksville Cycling Classic, made more exciting this year since the race will be the 2015 State Criterium Championship races. Enjoy bicycle racing at its finest, cheering on the riders to the finish line! The festival atmosphere, great food, samples, and prizes offer fun for the whole family, and all profits go to local charities! For information, call 352-796-9798, or visit https://www.facebook.com/BrooksvilleCyclingClassic.

 

Saturday, April 4, 2015
Brooksville City Nights: Main Street Evening Market
Held on the first and third Saturday of each month, Brooksville City Nights is a fresh market like no other! You'll find unique cuisine, arts, vintage crafts, organic and local produce, entertainment, street vendors and more. Bring a chair to relax under the stars and evening lights, chat with friends, or cruise Main Street for your shopping delight. For more information, call Lisa at 352-428-9275, or email brooksvillecitynights@gmail.com.

 

Monday, April 6, 2015
Brookridge Entertainment Presents: Richie "C"
Doors open, 6:00pm; Showtime, 6:55pm. Brookridge Club House, 8150 Hampton Street, Brooksville, 34613. Hailing from London, England, Richie C has no musical boundaries paying tribute to some of the greatest music of the last seven decades. Richie C flawlessly performs Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, Dean Martin, the best of Motown, Neil Diamond, and Elvis will definitely be "IN" the building for this show. Don't miss this great evening of cabaret-style entertainment. For information and tickets, call 352-610-4901.

 

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Walk in My Shoes 2015: Lauren's Kids Campaign
Through Brooksville. Every year, Lauren Book, Founder and CEO of Lauren's Kids, walks 1,500 miles from Key West to Tallahassee on her annual " Walk In My Shoes" journey, to spread awareness about the shocking prevalence of childhood sexual abuse. Community members and survivors join Lauren as she walks through communities and visits local advocacy centers. Lauren's route brings her through Hernando County on Tuesday, April 7. Vehicles accompany the walkers, escorted by the Hernando County Sheriff's Office. Please check the website for time estimates and updates. To register to participate, volunteer, donate, or fundraise as a team, visit http://laurenskids.org/walk/participation-giving/ 

 

monster trans Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Monster Transmission / Chick-Fil-A Charity Cruise-In
5:00-8:00pm. Chick-Fil-A, 13143 Cortez Blvd. (SR-50), Brooksville. Meet and mingle while enjoying classic and newer cars on display. Cruise-ins are always free; the fun includes live music and entertainment, raffles, valve cover races, prize spin wheel, silent auction and more. This month's event benefits the YMCA. For more information, call 1-800-708-0087 or email kathryn@monstertrans.com.  

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Thursday, April 9 – Saturday, April 12, 2015
Stringbreak Music Festival
Thursday, April 9, 11:00am-11:00pm; Friday, April 10, Noon-11:00pm; Saturday, April 11, 11:00am-11:00pm; Sunday, April 12, 11:00am-5:00pm. Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, Brooksville, 34602. Enjoy the multi-stage Americana music fest featuring Roots Rock, Alternative Country, Newgrass and Bluegrass. Performers include Willie Sugarcapps, Steep Canyon, Balsam Range, Front Country, the Brian Sutherland Band, Mitch Woods and the Rocket 88's, and more! This event has a very organized youth program and is a family friendly event. Camping is available onsite at http: / /www.sertomayouthranch.org. For area information and alternate lodging, visit http://www.naturallyhernando.org. For event information and tickets, call 863-984-8445, or visit http://www.lindentertainment.com.

 

Thursday, April 9 – Saturday, April 12, 2015
Ford Tri-Motor Airplane Tour Stop
Thursday, April 9, 2:00-5:00pm, Friday, April 10 through Sunday, April 12, 9:00am-5:00pm, American Aviation 2495 Broad St. 34604, Brooksville – Tampa Bay Regional Airport. Step back in time to aviation's golden age by taking a ride in the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) vintage Ford Tri-Motor airplane! Flights run continuously during this four-day visit. Buy your tickets in advance online or by phone for $70 per adult. Walk up pricing is $75 per adult. Children age 17 & under are $50. Learn more or book your flight today at http://www.flytheford.org or call 877-952-5395. The EAA National Tri-Motor Tour Stop is hosted by BKV's local EAA Chapter 1298.


 

fair Friday, April 10 – Saturday, April 18, 2015
64th Annual Hernando County Fair and Youth Livestock Show
Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad Street (US-41 S), Brooksville, 34601. You know it's Spring when the Fair is here! The whole family will enjoy the exhibits, Midway rides, games, livestock shows, vendors, and food. Don't miss the live evening entertainment including, John Rhey, Jenny Rimmer, Rebel Soul, Local Harmony, Michael Tyler Stults, the Boogie Bros Band, Southern Exposure, and The Terry Cole Show. Don't miss the Truck and Tractor Pull on April 11, 6:00pm; and the Demolition Derby on April 18, 7:00pm. For general information, call 352-796-4552, or visit http://www.hernandofairgrounds.com

 

 

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