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Apply for Arts Council 2013 Cultural Development Grant Program

Apply for Arts Council 2013 Cultural Development Grant Program

Tampa, Florida-- The Arts Council of Hillsborough County is now accepting applications for its 2013 Cultural Development Grant Program.

"Grants are available to not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations and may be used for general operations or specific projects occurring between Oct. 1, 2012 and Sept. 30, 2013", The Arts Council Announced in a recent release.

The Cultural Development Grants are awarded each year on a competitive basis to organizations that offer cultural programs in Hillsborough.

'The Best of Broadway' ends this weekend

'The Best of Broadway' ends this weekend

Plant City, Florida -- This is your last weekend to check out "The Best of Broadway" presented by Plant City Entertainment.

The show features singers and actors performing from a variety of Broadway musicals from shows like "Cats", and "Fiddler on the Roof."

Shows are Saturday, July 27 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, July 28 at 2 p.m.

Performances are held at the Plant City Entertainment, Inc. theater located at 101 N. Thomas Street.

For more information, call 813-754-4929.

Keel & Curley: 'Keep Your Wine Tasting Great"

Keel & Curley: 'Keep Your Wine Tasting Great"

Plant City, Florida-- The Keel & Curley Winery provides you wine-lovers with three easy tips to transport and store your favorite wines. 

Kids Create Art Camp

Kids Create Art Camp

Tampa, Florida-- Allow your child to dip their toes in visual and performance arts by signing them up for Kids Create Art Camp.

According to the City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Department, children are taught everything from pottery techniques and art history to sculpture, painting and much more. 

The camp, for children ages 8-12, is located at North Hubert Art Studio, 309 N. Hubert Ave.  

Drama "Future Tense" coming to Silver Meteor Gallery

Drama "Future Tense" coming to Silver Meteor Gallery

Tampa, Florida -- Future Tense, a drama about four college students about to enter the real world, hits the Silver Meteor Gallery in Ybor City at the end of this month.

The show runs from July 31 through August 18.

Below is a release sent out about the event. 

INATY & SETTECASI PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS FUTURE TENSE 

'Espresso' yourself this Thursday!

'Espresso' yourself this Thursday!

Tampa, Florida -- Teens ages 12-18 can learn how to 'espresso' themselves through art using the caffeinated beverage.

This students taking part in this unique art class will use coffee, tea and other beverages to paint cool watercolor pieces of art.

The class is Thursday in the Community Room at the Upper Tampa Bay Regional Public Library from 4:30 p.m. - 5:30p.m..

Mayor excited about new Promenade of the Arts

Mayor excited about new Promenade of the Arts

Tampa, Florida -- Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn is excited about the near completion of the Promenade of the Arts, the section of Zack Street between Curtis Hixon Park and the Old Federal Courthouse.

In his weekly views, Buckhorn says, "Zack Street is the critical link between Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park on the river and the Classic Federal Court House, soon to become a boutique hotel. "

According to Buckhorn, "The increased pedestrian activity alone will stimulate economic growth and transform Zack Street."