Easter egg hunt at Buccaneer Bay
WEEKI WACHEE Weeki Wachee Springs State Park hosts an Easter egg hunt at Buccaneer Bay Saturday March 30 for children up to age 13, located at 6131 Commercial Way. Come enjoy an egg hunt throughout the park and enjoy the Mermaid shows, river boat ride, native wildlife presentation and swimming at Buccaneer Bay; waterslides open for spring break. Hunt is scheduled by age groups: 11 a.m., 3 and under; 12 p.m., age 4 to 6; 1 p.m., age 7-10; 2 p.m., age 11-13. Park admission is $13 for adults, $8 age 6-12, free age 5 and under. For more information, call (352) 532-5656 or visit www.weekiwachee.com.
‘Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’ shown at Show Palace
HUDSON Show Palace presents “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” running March 1 through April 21, located at 16128 U.S. Highway 19. The Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors comes to vibrant life in this delightful musical parable. Set to an engaging cornucopia of musical styles, from country-western and calypso to bubble-gum pop and rock ‘n’ roll, this Old Testament tale emerges both timely and timeless. Tickets are $49.50, plus tax, for dinner and show. Show only is $38.45, plus tax. For children 12 and under, dinner and show is $24.95 and show only is $19.95. Call (727) 863-7949 to reserve tickets. For more information, visit www.showpalace.net.
BROOKSVILLE The Hernando County Fairgrounds hosts an indoor and outdoor flea market every weekend beginning at 9 a.m. at 6436 Broad St. For more information, call (352) 796-4552.
Airport flea market
BROOKSVILLE/SPRING HILL The Airport Flea Market will be open Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., located 17375 Spring Hill Drive. One hundred vendors offer everything from housewares, tools, collectibles and cosmetics, to craft items, recreational items and fresh-from-the-farm goodies. For more information, call (352) 796-0268.
Hernando County fair
BROOKSVILLE The 62nd annual Hernando County Fair begins April 5-13, located at 6436 S. Broad St. The youth livestock show is just one of many events held at the fairgrounds. Others include car shows; recreational vehicle, coin and tool shows; expos; dances; talent shows; equine and 4H animals; fundraisers; rodeos; parties; weddings; reunions; and more. Opportunities for volunteers, sponsors and advertisers are available. Please call (352) 796-4552 for more information. For more information, visit http://hernandofairgounds.com.
Hernando symphony Orchestra performs
SPRING HILL The Stage West Community Playhouse hosts the Hernando Symphony Orchestra for its Spring concert held April 5-6 at 7:30 p.m. and April 7 at 2:30 p.m., located at 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd. The Orchestra proudly presents its Spring program “The Cinema,” featuring music from the popular films, accompanied by vocalists Julia Rifino, Janel Zapendenko and Mariah Dixon. Tickets are $12 per person, $5 for students K-12. Tickets are available at the Stage West box office. For more information, call (352) 683-5113 or visit www.stagewest.net or www.hernandosymphony.com.
Friday night dancing
SPRING HILL The Senior Citizens Club of Hernando County hosts line dancing and partner dancing with all styles of music starting at 7 p.m. every Friday at 7925 W. Rhanbouy Road. Free line dancing lessons are offered from 7 to 7:30 p.m., with open dancing after lessons. All dancers are welcome; BYOB and snacks. Cost is $5 at the door. For more information, call (813) 789-4497.
Rusty & Nick perform
BROOKSVILLE Marine Corps Detachment 708 hosts Rusty & Nick performances from 8 to 11 p.m. the second Friday of the month, doors open at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free. A free snack is available with beverage purchase. There is also a Friday night fish fry from 4 to 7 p.m., and dancing. For more information, call (352) 597-7979 or visit mcl708.org.