16th Annual Pumpkin Patch 

Support homeless pets by purchasing pumpkins.  Prices range from $5-$25. The patch is also a great place to get photos of your children and/or pets decked out for the holiday!  Hours: Mon-Fri, 12:00pm-7:00pm; Sat/Sun, 10:00am-5:00pm.  Humane Society of Tampa Bay, 3607 N Armenia Ave.  (813) 876-7138

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Haunted River Tours 

Various nights throughout October.  45-minute haunted cruise along the Hillsborough River led by spooky docents with scary tales of Tampa.  www.piratewatertaxi.com

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The Play That Goes Wrong 

Various dates in October.  What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You’d get THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Broadway and London’s award-winning comedy! www.strazcenter.org

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Tampa Night Market:  Fall Fest

Oct. 4, 6-10pm at The Esplanade at Tampa City Center in Tampa.  Vendors, makers, musicians, food and more. www.luxefashiongroup.com

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Florida Birding & Nature Festival 

Oct. 11-14 at Hillsborough Community College Brandon Campus.  Enjoy and learn from renowned professionals, experience peak migration, and shop unique products. floridabirdingandnaturefestival.org

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Kid Rock+Brantley Gilbert: Red Blooded Rocknroll Redneck Extravaganza Tour 

Oct. 12, 6:30pm at MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre.  www.midflorida.com/amphitheatre.aspx

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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Tampa

Oct. 20, 9am at Amalie Arena.   A non-competitive 5K supporting the American Cancer Society. Register by calling 1-800-227-2345 (press 2) or go online to www.makingstrideswalk.org/tampafl

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Bob Dylan & His Band 

Oct. 20, 8pm at Ruth Eckerd Hall.  VIP experiences available for additional charges. www.rutheckerdhall.com



Oct. 27 & 28, 1-5pm at The Florida Aquarium.  Trick-or-treat, scavenger hunt & more! flaquarium.org/guppyween

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Hocus Pocus (rated PG) 

Oct. 28, 2pm at the Tampa Theatre. Free for kids 12 and under.  A Halloween must-see movie!tampatheatre.org/

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