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By Times Staff Writer
Published March 25, 2006


SPIFFS FOLK FAIR: 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Vinoy Park, St. Petersburg. Concert by Maxi Priest, 8 p.m. $10, kids free. 727 552-1896; www.spiffs.org

BAY AREA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Fowler Avenue and N 46th Street, Tampa. $15.95, $12.95 seniors, $7.95 children, free ages 4 and younger. (813) 983-0111, toll-free 1-800-601-4848.

CHASCO FIESTA: 10 a.m.-11 p.m., banks of Pithlachascotee River, New Port Richey. Native American Festival, carnival, music, parade 1 p.m.. Most activities free. Toll-free 1-877-424-2726; www.chascofiesta.com

CITRUS COUNTY FAIR: Final day. Gates open 10 a.m. Citrus County Fairgrounds, 1.5 miles south of Inverness on U.S. 41. $5, $3 ages 6-12. 352 726-2993; www citruscountyfair.com.

JUAN GABRIEL: 8 p.m., Ford Amphitheatre, Interstate 4 at U.S. 301 N, Tampa. $43-$133. (813) 740-2446 or Ticketmaster.

R. KELLY: Sold Out. 8 p.m., Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. (727) 791-7400.

FLORIDA ORCHESTRA: With Keith Lockhart, conductor. 7:30 p.m., Pasadena Community Church, 227 70th St. S, St. Petersburg. $15.50-$50.50. (813) 286-2403, toll-free 1-800-662-7286.

DALIFEST 2006 : Free outdoor festival in Poynter Park and reduced admission to Salvador Dali Museum, St. Petersburg. 11 a.m.-8 p.m., 1000 Third St. S. Museum $7, free under age 12. (727) 823-3767.

OLDSMAR DAYS: 11 a.m.-11 p.m., R.E. Olds Park on Old Tampa Bay in Oldsmar. With Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen 8 and 9:30 p.m., classic cars, crafts, rides, parade. Free admission. (813) 855-4233.

DADE CITY SPRING FEST : Fine art, music by De Lei'ed Parrots, others, plants for sale. 10 a.m.-11 p.m., around Historic Courthouse Square, Dade City. (352) 567-0284.

WINTER EQUESTRIAN FESTIVAL: Tampa Bay Classic, begins 8 a.m.. Bob Thomas Equestrian Center, Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa. Free. Use Orient Road gate . toll-free 1-877-909-9436.

RUM FEST: International Cane Spirits Tasting, 2-6 p.m., Lions Eye Institute Transplant & Research facility, 1410 N 21st St., Ybor City. $30. (727) 812-6005.

SUNCOAST QUILTING CIRCLE SHOW: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Petersburg College Gibbs Campus Gymnasium, 6605 Fifth Ave. N. $5. (727) 894-3135.

CLOTHESLINE PROJECT: Display of decorated shirts honoring women and children violence victims. Donations of new and used clothes, linens, small household item requested. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Craig Park on Spring Bayou, Tarpon Springs. (727) 773-1618. Fre e.

BEST OF TAMPA BAY: 7-11 p.m., Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Tampa. $80. (813) 229-7827.

[Last modified March 25, 2006, 01:50:17]


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