The annual Clearwater Sea-Blues Music Festival returns to Coachman Park on February 23-24th.
Enjoy two-days surrounded by the finest seafood Clearwater has to offer while enjoying blues music from International artists. Music from:
- George Worthmore
- The Steepwater Band
- Super Doppler
- ZZ Ward
- Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band
- David Julia
- Rusty Wright Band
- Samantha Fish
- Toronzo Cannon
- Ana Popovic
More info visit: www.myclearwaterevents.com
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Get ready to experience an authentic New Orleans celebration filled with entertainment at Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras February 3rd to April 7th.
Enjoy parades each night with outrageous street performers, colorful costumes and thousands of beads flying through the air. Live music from authentic New Orleans bands plus on selected nights catch some of the biggest names in music live. Chow down on some mouthwatering Cajun food and much more.
More info visit: www.universalorlando.com
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The longest-running concert series at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay returns January 8th to March 3rd with incredible live music spanning from the 1950s to today, plus all-new entertainment including pop and country artists, a dazzling cirque show and a rhythmic Irish dance group. Live performances are Monday through Saturday at 11:30am and 1:30pm in the Stanleyville Theater.
Music and performances from:
- January 8-13th: Cirque Vertigo featuring The Wallenda Duo
- January 15-20th: Michael Cavanaugh
- January 22-27th: The Diamonds
- January 29th to February 3rd: Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone
- February 5-10th: Pam Tillis
- February 12-17th: The Music of ABBA
- February 19-24th: Leonard, Coleman & Blunt (former lead vocalists of the Temptations, Platters & Drifters)
- February 26th to March 3rd: Rhythm in the Night
More info visit: buschgardens.com
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The 9th Annual Northwestern Mutual Orlando Chili Cook-off is a world qualifier for the Chili Appreciation Society at Festival Park on February 17th.
Featuring over 100 chili booths to sample from, the world chili eating challenge, VIP area, live music, interactive games, a kids zone, food trucks, local vendors and more.
A portion of the proceeds benefit Alex’s Lemonade Stand, a foundation for childhood cancer.
More info visit: orlandochilicookoff.com
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Get a healthy start to the New Year by participating in the 4th race of the Track Shack Running Series through Winter Park on January 20th. Then indulge a little with an after party that will have food from local favorites.
Plus receive a finishers metal, shirt and access to Florida Hospital experts. FREE Florida Hospital Kids’ Run.
More info and to register visit: www.trackshack.com
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Celebrity Auto Festival returns a FREE car show and flea market on January 13th at the Big Top Flea Market.
See celebrity and tribute movie and TV cars on display from shows like The Dukes of Hazard, Starskey and Hutch, Smokey and the Bandit plus Doc’s DeLorean, Ghostbusters Ecto1 and more. Shopping, live music, DJ, kids zone.
Proceeds to help benefit Shriners Hospital for Children and Racing for Veterans.
More info visit: www.celebrityautofest.com
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Monster Jam is back January 20th at the Camping World Stadium in Orlando.
See 14 trucks and drivers vying to be the Orlando champion, Monster Jam is adrenaline-charged family entertainment providing jaw-dropping displays and gravity-defying feats that promise to continuously keep fans entertained.
Monster Jam features some of the most recognizable trucks in the world including Grave Digger, Max-D, El Toro Loco, Monster Mutt Dalmatian, Monster Energy Mutant and many more. World-class drivers push these perfectly-engineered Monster Jam trucks to their limits in Freestyle, 2-Wheel Skills and Racing competitions that provide families with an edge-of-their-seat spectacle and leave them craving more of this unexpected, unscripted and unforgettable event.
Get tickets and more info at: www.campingworldstadium.com
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