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By BARBARA L. FREDRICKSEN, Times Staff Writer
Published November 21, 2007
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The annual Thanksgiving Weekend Bluegrass Festival will be held at Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, Brooksville take exit 293 off Interstate 75 and go east on County Road 41, north on Clay Hill Road. Hours are 3:30 to 10 p.m. Thursday ($8 adult, $3 ages 12-16, free under age 12); noon to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday ($25); and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday ($12). Weekend, $45 at the gate. Rain or shine, no refunds. Electric hookups for camping available; hot showers, indoor restrooms on premises. Pets on leash only. Food concessions all weekend, starting at 7 a.m. Call (352) 754-3082 for ticket and camping information.
THURSDAY -DEC. 25:
A Show Palace Christmas will be presented in matinees and evenings at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson, Thursday through Dec. 25. Dinner and show, $44; show only, $32.95; ages 12 and younger, $26.45 and $21.45, all plus tax and tip. Call (727) 863-7949 in west Pasco; toll-free elsewhere at 1-888-655-7469.
'The Sights and Sounds of Christmas' will be presented Nov. 23-Dec. 9 at the Harry Bolback Performing Arts Center at Word of Life Conference Center off Hudson Avenue, Hudson. Shows are at 10 a.m., 1 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on various days. Reserved seating is $24 adults, $22 ages 55 and older, $10 ages 13 through 17 and $5 age 12 and younger, plus $2 transaction fee. Call 1-877-412-8687 or online at www.wol.org. Lunch and dinner available in the onference dining room at additional cost.
Singers John and Mary K. Wilson will perform at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 25 at the Word of Life Church on Rowan Road, New Port Richey. Sponsors are The Thursday Musicale women's chorus. Tickets are $5 at the door.