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May 2017 Events May 1 - 29 2017 EPCOT INTERNATIONAL FLOWER & GARDEN FESTIVAL Discover a springtime event that’s bursting with farm-to-table flavors, brilliant blooms, interactive playgrounds and rocking entertainment!

May 1 - 31 DINOS ALIVE: TAMPA’S LOWRY PARK ZOO They’re baaack! Dinosaurs have taken over Tampa Bay and roam the Zoo during the daylight, every day! Grab the whole family and get ready to be surrounded by life size dinosaurs as you experience Dinos Alive!

May 1 - 31 WILD AFRICA AT THE MOSI IMAX Go on a spectacular IMAX® ride across, over, and through the most dramatic continent on Earth: Africa. Discover the fascinating secrets of this enchanted

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program held on the first Tuesday of every month, between 12-7pm. Join us and great partners like WEDU PBS for free, family fun.

continent. It’s a journey where you’ll truly believe the real world is more extraordinary and awe-inspiring than any fiction! May 1 -21 FINDING FAIRYLAND: REDISCOVERING TAMPA’S LOST THEMEPARK Snow White and Seven Dwarfs. Humpty Dumpty. Little Red Riding Hood. Once upon a time in Tampa, these storybook characters frolicked near the Hillsborough River at a place called Fairyland. After closing in 1990s – the fabled figurines disappeared, but the memory of times spent at Fairyland lived on in the imaginations of Tampa residents. Visit the Tampa Bay History Center to see for yourself! May 1 - 13 SEVEN SEAS FOOD FESTIVAL AT SEAWORLD Set sail on a taste adventure this April at Sea World Orlando. Discover exciting new Asian, European, Polynesian and Middle Eastern Flavors. And the fun goes beyond the food with live performances from top country, rock and Latin music artist. May 2 CHILDREN’S BOARD OF HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY FREE TUESDAY The Glazer Children’s Museum proudly presents a Free Admission Tuesday

May 2 - 7 RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN’S THE KING AND I AT THE STRAZ One of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s finest works, THE KING AND I boasts a score which features such beloved classics as “Getting To Know You,” “I Whistle a Happy Tune,” “Hello Young Lovers,” “Shall We Dance” and “Something Wonderful.” Set in 1860’s Bangkok, the musical tells the story of the unconventional and tempestuous relationship that develops between the King of Siam and Anna Leonowens, a British schoolteacher whom the modernist King, in an imperialistic world, brings to Siam to teach his many wives and children.

exclusive activities, fun music and a chance to be up close with Busch Gardens’ animal ambassadors. May 6 RUN FOR THE ROSES AT THE TAMPA MUSEUM OF ART The Friends of the Museum host a Kentucky Derby Party like no other. Delectable derby inspired food and beverage, the ever popular hat contest, silent auction, the live showing of the Kentucky Derby and so much more! Proceeds benefit exhibition and education initiatives. May 6 TAMPA BAY RAYS VS. TORONTO BLUE JAYS First 15,000 fans will receive a Evan Longoria bobblehead - while supplies last.

May 4 - 6 STAR WARS TAKE OVER AT GLAZER CHILDREN’S MUSEUM May the Fourth be with you during GCM’s Star Wars takeover! Celebrate all things Star Wars during these three special days, including a stellar visit from the 501st Legion with costumed characters on May 6th. May 6,7, 13 & 14 SESAME STREET KID’S WEEKENDS AT BUSCH GARDENS Everyone’s favorite Sesame Street® friends are hosting a party just for kids! Join Elmo, Cookie Monster, Big Bird and all of your favorite Sesame Street friends for a funfilled weekend! Bring a friend and enjoy

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