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Swing into Mother's Day

By JORGE SANCHEZ

© St. Petersburg Times, published May 13, 2000


A swing music weekend continues today at Rock Crusher Canyon Garden Pavilion with a special Mother's Day dance.

Entertainment director Johnny Baier leads the new house band, the Garden Pavilion Quartet, for a dance party from 5 to 10 p.m.

The Pavilion Quartet plays all types of dance music with a swing flavor. Selections include favorites from the big bands of Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey and other popular dance tunes of the last five decades.

Doors open at 5 p.m. for a buffet dinner at 6. Music will be offered from 7 to 10 p.m. Tickets are $22 at the door today. The pavilion is at 275 S Rock Crusher Road. Call 795-1313.

In other weekend entertainment events:

The funny thriller I'll Be Back Before Midnight continues today and Sunday at the Citrus County Art League, 2644 N Annapolis Ave., off County Road 486 west of Hernando.

The play is about the troubled life of a young woman, Jan (Cathy Pszanka), whose husband takes her to a remote farmhouse for some relaxation. The woman suffers from the after-effects of a nervous breakdown, and he thinks time in the country might help soothe her jangled psyche. Problems arise from a stalker neighbor and a haunted house. Performances start at 7:30 p.m. today. Sunday matinee begins at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $8 at the door. Call 746-7606.

Disc jockeys Charlie and Gloria play dance music from 7 to 10 p.m. today at the Beverly Hills Recreation Association, 77 Civic Circle. Admission is $3 for members, $4 for non-members. Call 746-4882.

The Crazy Carol Comedy Show will be presented at 8 p.m. today at the American Legion Post 155, 6585 W State Road 44, Crystal River. Tickets for the show are $4, and dinner will be served from 3 to 7 p.m. for an additional $5.

The 18-hour Relay For Life walkathon concludes at noon today at the Lecanto High football stadium.

For live musical entertainment, check out the following venues:

  • RAMSHACKLE CAFE ON THE RIVER: 11210 W Halls River Road, Homosassa. Mark Anthony, classic rock 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday. Jon Semmes, folk and country, 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday. No cover. 628-0500.

  • CYBERSURF CAFE: 155 U.S. 19 S, Crystal River. Mad Hatter, classic rock, 9 p.m. today. $3 cover. Open mike, 8 p.m. Wednesday. No cover. 564-9595.

  • JIM'S CLUB 19: 3383 U.S. 19 S, Homosassa Springs. Strange Brew, classic rock, 9 p.m. today. No cover. 628-6698.

  • ROCK CRUSHER CANYON: 275 S Rock Crusher Road, Crystal River. Johnny Baier, swing music, 7 to 10 p.m. today. Dance and buffet dinner costs $22. 795-1313.

  • STUDIO ART CENTER: 114 NE Fifth St., Crystal River. Open mike, 8 p.m. today. $3 cover. 795-2615.

  • T.J. MICHAEL'S RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE: 4335 U.S. 41 S, Inverness. Keith Caton and the Accelerators, blues, 9 p.m. today. No cover. 341-1200.

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