Need weekend plans?

Also on Saturday, cabaret lovers and Bette Midler fanatics will love "The Bette Set: A Musical Journey to Midler Earth" at the freeFall Theatre in St. Pete. Local favorites Sara Delbeato and Michael Raabe will take you on a journey through Midler's catalogue. Tickets are $15 and proceeds benefit The Trevor Project.

Get Fido or Fluffy gussied up and join the Chelsea and the Tampa Bay Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence for a pet pageant Saturday night, starting at 8 p.m. Proceeds from the event benefit Pit Stop Bully Rescue, a grassroots dog rescue that saves dogs from being euthanized and finds them loving homes.

  • Let freeFall Theatre take you on a musical journey through Bette Midler's catalogue Saturday night.

Get out your planner, because there's a lot going on in Tampa Bay this weekend.

Stop by the Chelsea for Oral Fixation's LGBTQ open mic series — the only one of its kind in the area — held the third Thursday of each month. Check out the talented local wordsmiths, singers, playwrights, ranters and ravers who get behind the mic.

Metro Wellness and Community Centers shows the documentary Corpus Christi tonight at its St. Pete location at 7:30 p.m. Though the date of the actual play, which retells Jesus' story as though he was a gay man, was postponed, this documentary will provide you with a behind-the-scenes look the production. The cost is $10 and all proceeds benefit Metro Wellness and MCC.

Sarasota Pride takes place this weekend, from 12 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20, at J.D. Hamel Park. This year's theme is "A Celebration of Family." Live music includes Karmic Tattoo, Waking Giants and a performance of The Rocky Horror Show.

Scroll to read more News Feature articles
Join the Creative Loafing Tampa Bay Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state.
Help us keep this coverage going with a one-time donation or an ongoing membership pledge.


Join Creative Loafing Tampa Bay Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Creative Loafing Tampa Bay. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Creative Loafing Tampa Bay, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at [email protected]