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ZooBoo's $10 Shriek Peek Preview Weekend at Lowry Park Zoo

ZooBoo's $10 Shriek Peek Preview Weekend at Lowry Park Zoo

Sept. 28 - 29: $10 Shriek Peek Preview Weekend
7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday

WaZoo Beer Fest returns this weekend

WaZoo Beer Fest returns this weekend

Tampa, Florida -- WaZoo Beer Fest, recognized as one of the “10 Great Beer Festivals in the Country” by USA Today, returns Saturday, Aug. 4 from 7:30-10:30 p.m. at Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo.

Following last year’s record attendance, the VIP area known as The Blue Moon® Beastly Beverage Club (BBC), has expanded into the large adjacent outdoor courtyard adjacent to the Safari Lodge.

Hillsborough nature photo contest underway

Hillsborough nature photo contest underway

Tampa, Florida - Voting begins today for the ELAPP Calendar Photo Contest. This contest, that celebrates Hillsborough County's natural beauty, highlights Hillsborough County's ELAPP sites.

Voting runs on Hillsborough County's facebook page from July 30 - Oct. 1.  Photos will be updated weekly.

Ride your horse at Highlands Hammock State Park

Ride your horse at Highlands Hammock State Park

Highlands County, Florida-- Have a horse in Highlands? If so, don't waste this summer sunshine; get outside and ride at Highlands Hammock State Park!

According to their website, the park offers 11 miles of firelane trails surrounded by deer, bobcats and other wildlife in its most natural environment.

The trail is open during the day to anyone tempted to trot, just be sure to bring a negative Coggins report (stating your horse does not have the highly contagious disease transmitted by misquitoes).