Lots of great things to do this weekend!

There are lots of great things to do in Florida this weekend! .  If you live in another state, do a quick Google search to see what’s happening in your area.  Do something fun and different this weekend.

Shark’s Tooth Festival -April 8-10, 2011  Venice, Florida
Cost: $3
Check out fossils and shark’s teeth from vendors and collectors then head over to Venice beach, a famous spot for finding shark’s teeth.

Balloon Sky Fest – April 8 -10, 2011  New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Cost:$5 per car, people are free (take your friends!)
See balloons, airplanes, and helicopters. Enjoy kids rides, lots of food activites, vendors, and afternoon air shows. Balloons glow after dark.

Dragon Boat Festival – April 8-9, 2011  Taveres, Florida
Cost: $3 for adults, children over 3 are $2
Enjoy dragon boat races and traditional ceremonies

Sopchoppy Worm  Gruntin’ Festival – April 9, 2011  Sopchoppy, Florida
Cost: Free
Enjoy vendors, worm grunting demonstrations, a worm grunting competition (children can participate!), music, and contests.

Bay Area Renaissance Festival – April 8-11, 2011  Tampa, Florida
Cost: $14.95 advance, $6.95 ages 5-12 advance; $17.95 at the gate, $14.95 seniors at the gate, $9.95 ages 5-12 at the gate; $10 per pet.

Hand Blown Glass Easter Egg Workshop – April 9, 2011  St. Petersburg, Florida
Cost: $50 per person
Learn the fundamentals of glass blowing during a 30 minute demonstration and create your own egg. Open to adults and children over the age of 11 with guardian.

Great American Pie Festival – April 9-10, 2011  Celebration, Florida
Cost: Free admission. Never-Ending Pie Buffet is $10 adults, $5 ages 65 and older and kids 6-12, age 5 and under free.
Activities include pie decorating, pie scaping, pie tin art, pie making for children, a pie eating contest, and baking demonstrations from chefs across the country to name a few. One of the highlights of the event is the Never-Ending Pie Buffet, featuring award-winning pie, ice cream, toppings and beverages.

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