In the Waiting Room/Book of Enid - The narrative of Enid, who is trying to stop a violent conflict by time-traveling after it's happened. Videos will be shown before and during the reading. At the USF Contemporary Art Museum 3821 Holly Drive, Tampa USF campus. "In The Waiting Room" Free. Friday, April 15th, Noon.
New Talent @ Brad Cooper - Six new artists to the Bay area being exhibited. Paintings, Photographs, and multi-media works. Brad Cooper Gallery, 1714 Seventh Ave, Ybor City, Tampa. Opening is on Saturday, April 16th, 7-9 PM.
Rockin' The Arts @ Rob Davidson Fine Arts - Music and the visual Arts, including music-themed visual art, in 2 & 3 dimensions. Music will be played at the event. Free. Davidson Fine Arts, 1100 First Ave. North, St Pete. Opening reception from 5-10 Saturday.
Mainsail Art Show - The 36th time for this very large show. This year with 250 artists and $50k in awards. At Vinoy Park. Free. Saturday 9 AM - 6 PM, Sunday10 AM - 5 PM. No dogs allowed.
Art For The Earth @ Crafstman House - Recycled and used materials made into art and environmentally themed work. Through May 8th. Craftsman House, 2955 Central Avenue, St Petersburg. While there, enjoy drink and food from the cafe in a beautiful setting.
Art After Dark @ Tampa Museum - TMA hosts this popular party event at the museum. This year, to honor Tax Day, 1500 lbs. of shredded paper will be part of the exhibit. $10. Friday, April 15th. See the Degas exhibit, Herb Snitzer's Jazz greats pictures, and see the Jobsite actors. 120 W. Gasparilla Plaza, Downtown Tampa.
Artpool 3rd Anniversary Art Party - Marina Williams stages another of her fabulous parties, complete with body painting, a fashion show, which she promises "will be epic". Patrons are invited to dress up. Saturday, April 16th, 8 PM - Midnight. Tickets $15 @ the door, $10 in advance. 919 First Ave N. St Pete.
Annual Juried Art Student Exhibition @ University of Tampa - Opening is on Friday, April 15th, 7-9 PM. Regular hrs Tue-Fri 10 AM - 4 PM. Sat 1-4 PM. Bailey Art Studios, 401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
1939 Day @ Beach Theatre - Saturday, April 16th, Beach Theatre admission will be a '39-ish 25 cents. A dime for popcorn, same for soda. At noon and 3:30 PM The Wizard of Oz screens. At 6:30, Gone With the Wind. From there, BT time-travels to 1975, with the Rocky Horror Picture Show at 11 PM. That will be at '75 prices: $2.00. 315 Corey Avenue, St Pete Beach.