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By Times Staff Writer
Published April 16, 2005

MAINSAIL ARTS FESTIVAL: With the Atlanta Rhythm Section (4 p.m.), others. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Vinoy Park, Fifth Avenue NE and Bayshore Drive, downtown St. Petersburg. (727) 892-5885. Free.

HERNANDO COUNTY FAIR: And the Southeastern PCA Championship Rodeo. Midway open noon-midnight Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 S Broad St., south of Brooksville. $5 adult, $3 ages 4-12; parking $1. Rodeo, 8 p.m. $12 (includes fair admission), $4-$5 ages 4-12. (352) 796-4552.

SUN 'N FUN EAA FLY-IN: Lakeland Linder Regional Airport, 4175 Medulla Road. Airshows 2 p.m. and dusk included with full day admission; or $5 after 5 p.m.. Exhibits 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $30, $10 ages 13-17, age 12 and under free. (863) 644-2431; or

TAMPA-HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY STORYTELLING FESTIVAL: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Middleton High School, 4801 22nd St., Tampa. (813) 931-2106. Free.

WILDLIFE AND WESTERN ART SHOW: 1-5 p.m. Raymond James Financial Center, 880 Carillon Parkway, Tower 4, St. Petersburg. (727) 726-5100. Free.

FLORIDA ORCHESTRA: With Susan Haig substituting for conductor Jahja Ling, who had to cancel. 7:30 p.m. , Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $15.50-$50.50. (813) 286-2403 or toll-free 1-800-662-7286.

TSUNAMI RELIEF CONCERT: With Jesse Rogers-Goodman, Selah Project, Urbane Disciple, more. 2 p.m. Ford Amphitheatre, Interstate 4 and U.S. 301, Tampa. $5. (813) 740-2446.

FAMILY EARTHFEST: And Spring Wildflower Extravaganza. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Pinewood Cultural Park, 12175 125th St. N, Largo. (727) 582-2200. Free.

TIA AIRSIDE "C' OPEN HOUSE: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Tampa International Airport. (813) 870-8719. Free; free parking in Short Term Garage during event for open house guests only.

DUNEDIN BOOKS A PARTY: Reading festival. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Pioneer Park, Main Street and Douglas Avenue. (727) 298-3080. Free.

PET ADOPTION EXPO: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Florida State Fairgrounds, U.S. 301 off Interstate 4, Tampa. $5 ages 12 and older. (813) 818-9381.

ASTRONOMY DAY: 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Museum of Science and Industry, 4801 E Fowler Ave., Tampa. Included in admission: $13.95-$19.95. (813) 987-6100.

SKI FEST: Tampa Bay Water Ski Show Team, entertainment. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tower Lake, Oldsmar (behind the Flea Market). (727) 397-8904.

THE MISCHIEVOUS ADVENTURES OF PETER RABBIT: 10 a.m. and noon. Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $5.50. (813) 229-7827 or toll-free 1-800-955-1045.

THE VELVETEEN RABBIT: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. $6.50, or $20 for family four-pack. (727) 587-6793.

COACH KELLY BENEFIT: Rick Derringer with Soul Source, Point of View, Unkel Skini, Sunday Suit, others. 1-10 p.m. Manatee County Fairgrounds, 1303 17th St. W, Palmetto. $24. (941) 722-0043. RED ELVISES: 8 p.m. State Theatre, 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $15. (727) 895-3045.

ROCK, ROLL & REMEMBER: Dance party with the Surfin' Raccoons. 8 p.m.-midnight Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $20. (727) 892-5202.

ZAKK WYLDE: 8 p.m. Masquerade, 1503 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. $21. (813) 247-3319.

ELEFTHERIA KOTZIA: Classical guitar. 8 p.m. Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. $14-$16. (727) 942-5605.

[Last modified April 16, 2005, 01:21:18]

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