Lots of Halloween happenings this weekend, including G-ween V 3.0, but there are arts events to see...
Leslie Neumann @ Nuance St. Pete - I have reviewed this show [Link], talked with the artist [Link] and can recommend it without reservation. Part of the proceeds go to the Trust for Public Land. All at Nuance Gallerues St. Pete., 2924 Central Ave. Open Mon-Fri 10 AM - 5 PM, Saturday, 10 AM - 4 PM. Free admission.
In Vibrant Color, Celebrity Portraits @ Polk Museum - This exhibit of color portraits from the National Portrait Gallery and the Smithsonian brings 24 prints from the Harry Warneke Studio to the Polk Museum. Opens Friday, 6:00-8:30 PM. Admission is $10 for non-members.800 E. Palmetto St. Lakeland.
Phoenix Glass Studio Ghoulish Glass and Pumpkin Bash - Saturday live glass blowing goes on from 8 AM to 10 PM. Make your own pumpkin (glass) for $65. 811 E. Knollwood st. Tampa.
BFA Photography Students Closing Reception @ USF/William & Nancy Oliver Gallery - Friday Oct 26th starting at 7 PM. 4200 Fletcher Ave. Tampa. Free admission.
Parallel Movement @ C. Emerson Fine Arts - Justin Nelson and Daniel Mrgan are shown. Opens Friday, Oct 26th, 7-10 PM. 909 Central Ave St. Pete. Free admission.
Something Wicked....@ The Local 662 - A carnival sideshow featuring the work of 20 artists, music by Everymen, DJ Curse Mackey, Brandon Pearce with Misguided Youth, Burlesque by Vita Devoid, live painting, carnival games, freakstyle beard contest (?) costume contest and more. Friday, October 26th, starts at 8 PM. All at 662 Central Avenue. $10 admission at the door.