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2E: Quick Takes

A look at what's happening.

By TIMES STAFF WRITER
Published January 26, 2007


Historical

Wings of Freedom: Viewing and tours of two WWII-era heavy bombers. 2-5 p.m. today, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport, 4200 142nd Ave. N. $10, $5 under age 12. (800) 568-8924. Today-Sun.

Fort Dade Mountain Man Rendezvous: 1800s reenactment at Withlacoochee River Park in Pasco County. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Park is off River Road (from U.S. 301), Dade City. $2, kids free; or $5 per car. (352) 567-0264. Today-Sun.

Vehicles

Tampa Bay Motorcycle Expo and Florida Builder Invitational: VIP Party and preview, 7-10 p.m. today, $5. Then 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun., $10 per day, $15 both. Harborview Center, Clearwater. (813) 814-1424. Today-Sun.

U. S. Street Nationals drag racing: Gates open 8 a.m. Qualifying begins 2 p.m. today, 10 a.m. Sat.; eliminations 10 a.m. Sun. Bradenton Motorsports Park, 21000 SR 64. $20 today, $25 Sat.-Sun. Under 12 free. (941) 748-1320. Today-Sun.

Antique Tractor Pull: 6 p.m. today, 9 a.m. Sat. and noon Sun. Citrus County Fairgrounds, Inverness. $8 advance, $10 at gate; discount for kids. (352) 726-2993. Today-Sun.

Other

Touch-A-Truck and Florida Clown Day: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Largo Central Park, East Bay Drive and Seminole Boulevard. Free; $3 wristband inflatables. (727) 587-6740 ext. 5015. Sat.

Feline Fanciers Cat Show: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Florida Army National Guard Armory, 3601 38th Ave. S, St. Petersburg. $5, $4 seniors, $3 kids. (727) 422-9535. Sat.-Sun.

Antique and Collectibles Fair: Preview, 1-5 p.m. today, $12. Then 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sun., $8-$9, 12 and younger free. Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa. (813) 621-7821. Today-Sun.

Home Expo: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg. $3, 16 and younger free. (727) 893-8523. Today-Sun.

Music

Murder By Death: 6:30 p.m. State Theatre, St. Petersburg. $20. (727) 895-3045. Today

Florida Orchestra: 8 p.m. Palladium Theater, St. Petersburg. $25. (727) 822-3590. Sat.

Red Hot Chili Peppers: With Gnarls Barkley. 7:30 p.m. St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa. $58.25. (813) 301-2500. Sun.

Mastodon: 6:30 p.m. Jannus Landing, St. Petersburg. $14-$16. (727) 896-2276. Sun.