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Justin Moore is one of the headliners at this year’s Tampa Pig Jig in Curtis Hixon Park.

Top things to do this weekend: Tampa Pig Jig, Glow Golfing, Foam Glow 5K, John's Pass Seafood Festival

A day of barbecue and live music that's a little bit of country and a little bit of soul: That's Tampa Pig Jig. The annual event in Curtis Hixon Park brings headliners Justin Moore, right, and Americana-soul revivalists Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats and benefits NephCure Kidney International, raising more …

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  1. Brooksville Raid returns with full slate of Civil War-era events

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    SPRING HILL — History calls it a "skirmish" that included 240 Union soldiers who pillaged through Hernando County in July 1864, destroying farmland and homes. An advanced guard of 10 men overcame the Confederates, capturing seven "home guard" men and nine horses. A brief fight led to the slight wounding of a Union …

  2. Things to Do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting Jan. 19

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    Florida Agriculture and Wildlife Expo and Rodeo: The three-day event will be from 4 to 10 p.m. Jan. 19, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Jan. 20 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 21 at Brooksville-Tampa Bay Airport, 2495 Broad St., south of Brooksville. Features the 2018 Brooksville Rodeo with the Professional …

  3. 'Piratically speaking,' NHL thrilled to don Gasparilla garb for All-Star Game

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    TAMPA — Jose Gaspar, mythical pirate, meet Lord Stanley of Preston.

  4. You can buy the balls from Amalie's Beach Tampa exhibit at auction

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    More than 100,000 people showed up at Amalie Arena in 2016 to frolic in a huge ball pit. It was a sea of 1.2 million white orbs so vast that grown men could belly flop and remain afloat.

  5. Plan your weekend Jan. 19-21: Gasparilla Children's Parade, Jake Owen, Riverdance, Florida Orchestra's Dvorak

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    Plan your weekend

    Gasparilla

    Children's Parade: A week before the more raucous pirate invasion, the G-rated version hits the streets. The Children's Gasparilla Extravaganza and Parade kicks off Gasparilla season with a bicycle safety rodeo on Saturday (11 a.m.-1 p.m.), …

  6. 13 things to do in Tampa Bay on Jan. 18

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    Darlene Love: One of the most influential singers in rock and roll, Love has been singing since the 1950s. She was one of the legendary backup singers featured in the documentary 20 Feet From Stardom. 8 p.m., Tampa Theatre, 711 Franklin St., Tampa. $48.50-$73.50. (813) 274-8982.