Thursday, Apr 24, 2014
Out and about

Things to do this weekend in Hernando County


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Laugh from the past

Relive some memories laughing along to George Burns and Bob hope as two impersonators take the stage at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Hernando Performing Arts Center, 790 Howell Ave. in Brooksville. "George Burns and Friends" features Peter Salzer as Burns and Lynn Roberts as a host of characters, including Red Skelton, Jack Benny, Jimmy Durante and Bob Hope. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online at www.hpag.org or by calling (352) 799-5577.

Wildflowers of the fall

Fall wildflowers are in full bloom on the sandhill landscape along the Brooksville Ridge. To view the purples and golden yellows, join a guided hike at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Big Pine Tract on Old Crystal River Road in Brooksville. Hikers should wear appropriate shoes and clothes and bring sunscreen and insect repellant. Registration is required and can be made by calling (352) 754-6722.

Spooky fun

Is the 151-year-old May-Stringer Historical Museum haunted? Find out for yourself on Friday and Saturday nights as a guide will lead tours through the home. Some say the home is still inhabited by some of its residents, including 3-year-old Jessie May Saxon. Cameras and recording devices are allowed. The tours run from 8-10 p.m. and cost $20 per person at the museum, 601 Museum Court in Brooksville. For reservations, call (352) 799-0129.

3 miles of stuff

The Three-Mile Market and Yard Sale takes place from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday in downtown Brooksville. Yard sale and produce vendors will line the streets of the historic downtown area. For information or to be a vendor, call (352) 848-0900.

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