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Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - First observed in 1975 as a day to set aside and celebrate pie! Annually Jan. 23rd.
     
           

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

Thursday, January 25th, 2018

  • - January 24, 1924. The first Winter Olympic Games opened at Chamonix, France, with athletes representing 16 nations. The ski jump, previously unknown, thrilled spectators. The Olympics offered a boost to skiing, which became enormously popular in the next decade.
     
           

Friday, January 26th, 2018

Saturday, January 27th, 2018

  • | 10:00am - 6:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, music, seafood, food, beer, wine, live music, musical performance, Pioneer Park,
    - Join us January 27-28, 2018 for a weekend of great food and music as a new tradition in Englewood commences: the Englewood Seafood & Music Festival. Held in Pioneer Park on West Dearborn Street, hours both Saturday and Sunday are 10 am to 6 pm and general admission to the event and live musical performances is FREE. The event is hosted by the Olde Englewood Village Association, Sarasota County Government and the Englewood Community Redevelopment Agency.

    Creation of the event is approached with the same philosophy as a great meal: the expert selection and combining of ingredients. Delicious foods are cooked onsite by local restaurants and food purveyors using only the freshest ingredients. All seafood dishes are prepared using sustainable ocean resources from the Florida Gulf Coast. Meat entrees and a variety of vegetarian and rice dishes also are on the menus. Alcoholic drinks (beer, wine and mixed-drinks) and non-alcoholic drinks (water, sodas and blended fruit drinks) are available.

    Enjoy your meal while listening to some of Florida’s top musical groups. Performances are live on-stage in musical genres from rock, jazz and blues to reggae and steel pan sounds. Musicians and their performance times will be posted to the event website as the event nears. Also enjoy a Marketplace of arts, crafts and fine products.

    Come partake of the feast! Remember: the final and most important ingredient is YOU!

    NOTE: Please check our event website for updated information on musical performers and their performance times.
    Pioneer Park
    300 W. Dearborn St. Englewood FL 34223
    Ron Mellott 812.824.5996 fuji680@bluemarble.net
  • | 1:00pm - 5:00pm | Community and Civic Groups, Clubs, Arts Guild Art Show
    - Recognized local artists’ pieces including paintings, photographs, greeting cards, hand crafted pottery, jewelry, guitars, stained glass, ceramics and more!

    For additional information, contact Chi @ 860-983-3767 Interested in joining HRAG? Check us out @ HarrisonRanchArtsGuild.com OR facebook.com/HarrisonRanchArtsGuild Harrison Ranch Arts Guild is NOT affiliated with the Harrison Ranch HOA
    Harrison Ranch Amenity Center
    5755 Harrison Ranch Blvd Parrish FL 34219
    Chi 860.983.3767

Sunday, January 28th, 2018

  • | 10:00am - 6:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, music, seafood, food, beer, wine, live music, musical performance, Pioneer Park,
    - Join us January 27-28, 2018 for a weekend of great food and music as a new tradition in Englewood commences: the Englewood Seafood & Music Festival. Held in Pioneer Park on West Dearborn Street, hours both Saturday and Sunday are 10 am to 6 pm and general admission to the event and live musical performances is FREE. The event is hosted by the Olde Englewood Village Association, Sarasota County Government and the Englewood Community Redevelopment Agency.

    Creation of the event is approached with the same philosophy as a great meal: the expert selection and combining of ingredients. Delicious foods are cooked onsite by local restaurants and food purveyors using only the freshest ingredients. All seafood dishes are prepared using sustainable ocean resources from the Florida Gulf Coast. Meat entrees and a variety of vegetarian and rice dishes also are on the menus. Alcoholic drinks (beer, wine and mixed-drinks) and non-alcoholic drinks (water, sodas and blended fruit drinks) are available.

    Enjoy your meal while listening to some of Florida’s top musical groups. Performances are live on-stage in musical genres from rock, jazz and blues to reggae and steel pan sounds. Musicians and their performance times will be posted to the event website as the event nears. Also enjoy a Marketplace of arts, crafts and fine products.

    Come partake of the feast! Remember: the final and most important ingredient is YOU!

    NOTE: Please check our event website for updated information on musical performers and their performance times.
    Pioneer Park
    300 W. Dearborn St. Englewood FL 34223
    Ron Mellott 812.824.5996 fuji680@bluemarble.net
  • | NATL - Sports and Entertainment
    - Madison Square Garden, New York, NY. 60th annual. Celebrating the best in recording arts and sciences, the Grammys cover more than 100 categories, from classical to jazz to pop and rock. Awarded by and to artists and technical professionals. National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences.
     
           
  • | NATL - Sports and Entertainment
    - Camping World Stadium, Orlando, FL. The best football players from the AFC and NFC battle it out. Annually, the Sunday before the Super Bowl.
     
           

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - In lunar folklore, the third full moon in a season containing four full moons is called a blue moon. But in recent times, a blue moon has come to describe the second full moon falling in the calendar month- as is the case in January and March 2018.
     
           

Thursday, February 1st, 2018

  • | Arts and Entertainment, kids, family, circus, entertainment, performance, water
    - 2018 Press Release – Unit II (GOLD)
    Did you know Cirque Italia has TWO traveling shows?! For the first time ever, The NEW GOLD UNIT IS COMING TO PALMETTO, FL with the state of the art water show you DON’T WANT TO MISS!!!
    Cirque Italia has grown to the point where the next logical step can only be to expand operations and double our presence at the national level. In response to our wonderful fans all over the U.S., and with over 90% of shows being sold out, NOW is the perfect time for a substantial investment.
    Beginning in 2017, Cirque Italia, the first traveling Water Circus, introduced a second unit, the Gold Unit: a luxurious experience where technology and preforming arts are mixed to create a one-of-a-kind show. Now for 2018, a brand-new performance has been created.
    This new performance will feature an ultra-modern water curtain that controls every droplet of water meticulously. Audience members can expect to see words and beautiful patterns as the water falls to the ‘lagoon’ below. Cirque Italia is ready to provide a breathtaking experience. This new stage by itself is enough to amaze the most demanding audience, and synchronized with the most creative display of superhuman talent - the result is simply out of this world!
    The latest trends of the industry are challenged with every Cirque Italia appearance and this 2nd unit is not going to be any different. A careful casting selection has united the best artists from all over the world. This production will feature acts all the way from Russia to Mexico. Cirque Italia believes in multi-culturalism as one of our strongest assets.
    Packed full of incredible acts, there is no room for boredom. The variety presented is exceptional. For those who enjoy whimsy, we have an Avatar and not one, but two mermaids. There is almost no bodily limit for our contortionist, Ricardo, as he bends in ways you never would have imagined. Our incredible wheel of death performance features a front summersault flip, something you will be hard-pressed to see anywhere else. If that doesn’t get your head spinning, perhaps our 5 roller skaters and their incredible tricks and turns will. And although Cirque Italia does not use animals in our performances, this year we will be featuring amazing lifelike elephant puppets. They are so well made, you might just think they are real. Whether it’s a futuristic laser act or mesmerizing aerial performances, the show has something for all tastes and expectations. One thing Cirque Italia sets out to accomplish is to create a type of world-class entertainment suitable for all age groups.
    This new second unit also follows the same strict animal-free policy that makes the Water Circus stand out from other circus entertainment shows.

    The “magic touch” of the Italian entrepreneur Manuel Rebecchi, President and Owner of Cirque Italia, added to the flawless direction of the COO, Chanté DeMoustes, and has turned this once romantic project into a successful production known and acclaimed all over the country.

    Don’t miss the opportunity to be amazed and transported to a fantastic realm where your deepest dreams can -and will- come true.

    For more information visit click for details and make sure to check all our social media accounts. Tickets can be purchased now starting at $10.00-$50.00 depending on availability. Cirque Italia offers one free child admission with every full priced paying adult ticket in levels 2 or 3. This offer cannot be combined with any other offers, discounts or deals. Please call 941-704-8572 to find out the promo code for this location.
    When: February 1-4
    Where: 102 Riviera Dunes Way, Palmetto, FL 34221
    At: Next to 711 Gas Station / In Front of Riviera Dunes Marina
    Intersection: Haben Blvd/Rivera Dunes Way

    —Under the stunning White & Blue Big Top Tent

    · February 1 – Thursday: 7:30pm
    · February 2 – Friday: 7:30pm
    · February 3 – Saturday: 1:30pm, 4:30pm, & 7:30pm
    · February 4 – Sunday: 1:30pm & 4:30pm, & 7:30pm

    Box office hours:
    The box office opens on-site on Tuesday, the week of the show.
    Non-show days: 10am – 6pm
    On show days: 10am – 9pm

    You can purchase tickets through our website (cirqueitalia.com/tickets) or by phone: (941) 704-8572. We also respond to text messages.
    Non vediamo l'ora di vedervi allo spettacolo! Let Your Imagination Wander...and come DIVE into the Magical world of CIRQUE ITALIA
    Next to 711 Gas Station / In Front of Riviera Dunes Marina
    102 Riviera Dunes Way Palmetto FL 34221
    Cirque Italia 941.704.8572 corpteam.cirqueitalia@gmail.com
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - Feb 1-28. During this month, the American Heart Association will focus on women with "Go Red for Women," an educational movement about women and cardiovascular disease.
     
           

Friday, February 2nd, 2018

  • | Arts and Entertainment, kids, family, circus, entertainment, performance, water
    - 2018 Press Release – Unit II (GOLD)
    Did you know Cirque Italia has TWO traveling shows?! For the first time ever, The NEW GOLD UNIT IS COMING TO PALMETTO, FL with the state of the art water show you DON’T WANT TO MISS!!!
    Cirque Italia has grown to the point where the next logical step can only be to expand operations and double our presence at the national level. In response to our wonderful fans all over the U.S., and with over 90% of shows being sold out, NOW is the perfect time for a substantial investment.
    Beginning in 2017, Cirque Italia, the first traveling Water Circus, introduced a second unit, the Gold Unit: a luxurious experience where technology and preforming arts are mixed to create a one-of-a-kind show. Now for 2018, a brand-new performance has been created.
    This new performance will feature an ultra-modern water curtain that controls every droplet of water meticulously. Audience members can expect to see words and beautiful patterns as the water falls to the ‘lagoon’ below. Cirque Italia is ready to provide a breathtaking experience. This new stage by itself is enough to amaze the most demanding audience, and synchronized with the most creative display of superhuman talent - the result is simply out of this world!
    The latest trends of the industry are challenged with every Cirque Italia appearance and this 2nd unit is not going to be any different. A careful casting selection has united the best artists from all over the world. This production will feature acts all the way from Russia to Mexico. Cirque Italia believes in multi-culturalism as one of our strongest assets.
    Packed full of incredible acts, there is no room for boredom. The variety presented is exceptional. For those who enjoy whimsy, we have an Avatar and not one, but two mermaids. There is almost no bodily limit for our contortionist, Ricardo, as he bends in ways you never would have imagined. Our incredible wheel of death performance features a front summersault flip, something you will be hard-pressed to see anywhere else. If that doesn’t get your head spinning, perhaps our 5 roller skaters and their incredible tricks and turns will. And although Cirque Italia does not use animals in our performances, this year we will be featuring amazing lifelike elephant puppets. They are so well made, you might just think they are real. Whether it’s a futuristic laser act or mesmerizing aerial performances, the show has something for all tastes and expectations. One thing Cirque Italia sets out to accomplish is to create a type of world-class entertainment suitable for all age groups.
    This new second unit also follows the same strict animal-free policy that makes the Water Circus stand out from other circus entertainment shows.

    The “magic touch” of the Italian entrepreneur Manuel Rebecchi, President and Owner of Cirque Italia, added to the flawless direction of the COO, Chanté DeMoustes, and has turned this once romantic project into a successful production known and acclaimed all over the country.

    Don’t miss the opportunity to be amazed and transported to a fantastic realm where your deepest dreams can -and will- come true.

    For more information visit click for details and make sure to check all our social media accounts. Tickets can be purchased now starting at $10.00-$50.00 depending on availability. Cirque Italia offers one free child admission with every full priced paying adult ticket in levels 2 or 3. This offer cannot be combined with any other offers, discounts or deals. Please call 941-704-8572 to find out the promo code for this location.
    When: February 1-4
    Where: 102 Riviera Dunes Way, Palmetto, FL 34221
    At: Next to 711 Gas Station / In Front of Riviera Dunes Marina
    Intersection: Haben Blvd/Rivera Dunes Way

    —Under the stunning White & Blue Big Top Tent

    · February 1 – Thursday: 7:30pm
    · February 2 – Friday: 7:30pm
    · February 3 – Saturday: 1:30pm, 4:30pm, & 7:30pm
    · February 4 – Sunday: 1:30pm & 4:30pm, & 7:30pm

    Box office hours:
    The box office opens on-site on Tuesday, the week of the show.
    Non-show days: 10am – 6pm
    On show days: 10am – 9pm

    You can purchase tickets through our website (cirqueitalia.com/tickets) or by phone: (941) 704-8572. We also respond to text messages.
    Non vediamo l'ora di vedervi allo spettacolo! Let Your Imagination Wander...and come DIVE into the Magical world of CIRQUE ITALIA
    Next to 711 Gas Station / In Front of Riviera Dunes Marina
    102 Riviera Dunes Way Palmetto FL 34221
    Cirque Italia 941.704.8572 corpteam.cirqueitalia@gmail.com
  • | NATL - Seasonal
    - Old belief that if the sun shines on Candlemas Day, or if the groundhog sees his shadow when he emerges on this day, six weeks of winter will ensue.
     
           
  • | NATL - National Holidays
    - During American Heart Month in February, the American Heart Association will focus on women with "Go Red for Women," a national movement about women and cardiovascular disease. Each year cardiovascular diseases claim the lives of nearly 500,000 women. For all the women you know who have been affected by cardiovascular disease, participate in Wear Red Day. Annually, the first Friday in February.
     
           

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

  • | Arts and Entertainment, kids, family, circus, entertainment, performance, water
    - 2018 Press Release – Unit II (GOLD)
    Did you know Cirque Italia has TWO traveling shows?! For the first time ever, The NEW GOLD UNIT IS COMING TO PALMETTO, FL with the state of the art water show you DON’T WANT TO MISS!!!
    Cirque Italia has grown to the point where the next logical step can only be to expand operations and double our presence at the national level. In response to our wonderful fans all over the U.S., and with over 90% of shows being sold out, NOW is the perfect time for a substantial investment.
    Beginning in 2017, Cirque Italia, the first traveling Water Circus, introduced a second unit, the Gold Unit: a luxurious experience where technology and preforming arts are mixed to create a one-of-a-kind show. Now for 2018, a brand-new performance has been created.
    This new performance will feature an ultra-modern water curtain that controls every droplet of water meticulously. Audience members can expect to see words and beautiful patterns as the water falls to the ‘lagoon’ below. Cirque Italia is ready to provide a breathtaking experience. This new stage by itself is enough to amaze the most demanding audience, and synchronized with the most creative display of superhuman talent - the result is simply out of this world!
    The latest trends of the industry are challenged with every Cirque Italia appearance and this 2nd unit is not going to be any different. A careful casting selection has united the best artists from all over the world. This production will feature acts all the way from Russia to Mexico. Cirque Italia believes in multi-culturalism as one of our strongest assets.
    Packed full of incredible acts, there is no room for boredom. The variety presented is exceptional. For those who enjoy whimsy, we have an Avatar and not one, but two mermaids. There is almost no bodily limit for our contortionist, Ricardo, as he bends in ways you never would have imagined. Our incredible wheel of death performance features a front summersault flip, something you will be hard-pressed to see anywhere else. If that doesn’t get your head spinning, perhaps our 5 roller skaters and their incredible tricks and turns will. And although Cirque Italia does not use animals in our performances, this year we will be featuring amazing lifelike elephant puppets. They are so well made, you might just think they are real. Whether it’s a futuristic laser act or mesmerizing aerial performances, the show has something for all tastes and expectations. One thing Cirque Italia sets out to accomplish is to create a type of world-class entertainment suitable for all age groups.
    This new second unit also follows the same strict animal-free policy that makes the Water Circus stand out from other circus entertainment shows.

    The “magic touch” of the Italian entrepreneur Manuel Rebecchi, President and Owner of Cirque Italia, added to the flawless direction of the COO, Chanté DeMoustes, and has turned this once romantic project into a successful production known and acclaimed all over the country.

    Don’t miss the opportunity to be amazed and transported to a fantastic realm where your deepest dreams can -and will- come true.

    For more information visit click for details and make sure to check all our social media accounts. Tickets can be purchased now starting at $10.00-$50.00 depending on availability. Cirque Italia offers one free child admission with every full priced paying adult ticket in levels 2 or 3. This offer cannot be combined with any other offers, discounts or deals. Please call 941-704-8572 to find out the promo code for this location.
    When: February 1-4
    Where: 102 Riviera Dunes Way, Palmetto, FL 34221
    At: Next to 711 Gas Station / In Front of Riviera Dunes Marina
    Intersection: Haben Blvd/Rivera Dunes Way

    —Under the stunning White & Blue Big Top Tent

    · February 1 – Thursday: 7:30pm
    · February 2 – Friday: 7:30pm
    · February 3 – Saturday: 1:30pm, 4:30pm, & 7:30pm
    · February 4 – Sunday: 1:30pm & 4:30pm, & 7:30pm

    Box office hours:
    The box office opens on-site on Tuesday, the week of the show.
    Non-show days: 10am – 6pm
    On show days: 10am – 9pm

    You can purchase tickets through our website (cirqueitalia.com/tickets) or by phone: (941) 704-8572. We also respond to text messages.
    Non vediamo l'ora di vedervi allo spettacolo! Let Your Imagination Wander...and come DIVE into the Magical world of CIRQUE ITALIA
    Next to 711 Gas Station / In Front of Riviera Dunes Marina
    102 Riviera Dunes Way Palmetto FL 34221
    Cirque Italia 941.704.8572 corpteam.cirqueitalia@gmail.com

Sunday, February 4th, 2018

  • | Arts and Entertainment, kids, family, circus, entertainment, performance, water
    - 2018 Press Release – Unit II (GOLD)
    Did you know Cirque Italia has TWO traveling shows?! For the first time ever, The NEW GOLD UNIT IS COMING TO PALMETTO, FL with the state of the art water show you DON’T WANT TO MISS!!!
    Cirque Italia has grown to the point where the next logical step can only be to expand operations and double our presence at the national level. In response to our wonderful fans all over the U.S., and with over 90% of shows being sold out, NOW is the perfect time for a substantial investment.
    Beginning in 2017, Cirque Italia, the first traveling Water Circus, introduced a second unit, the Gold Unit: a luxurious experience where technology and preforming arts are mixed to create a one-of-a-kind show. Now for 2018, a brand-new performance has been created.
    This new performance will feature an ultra-modern water curtain that controls every droplet of water meticulously. Audience members can expect to see words and beautiful patterns as the water falls to the ‘lagoon’ below. Cirque Italia is ready to provide a breathtaking experience. This new stage by itself is enough to amaze the most demanding audience, and synchronized with the most creative display of superhuman talent - the result is simply out of this world!
    The latest trends of the industry are challenged with every Cirque Italia appearance and this 2nd unit is not going to be any different. A careful casting selection has united the best artists from all over the world. This production will feature acts all the way from Russia to Mexico. Cirque Italia believes in multi-culturalism as one of our strongest assets.
    Packed full of incredible acts, there is no room for boredom. The variety presented is exceptional. For those who enjoy whimsy, we have an Avatar and not one, but two mermaids. There is almost no bodily limit for our contortionist, Ricardo, as he bends in ways you never would have imagined. Our incredible wheel of death performance features a front summersault flip, something you will be hard-pressed to see anywhere else. If that doesn’t get your head spinning, perhaps our 5 roller skaters and their incredible tricks and turns will. And although Cirque Italia does not use animals in our performances, this year we will be featuring amazing lifelike elephant puppets. They are so well made, you might just think they are real. Whether it’s a futuristic laser act or mesmerizing aerial performances, the show has something for all tastes and expectations. One thing Cirque Italia sets out to accomplish is to create a type of world-class entertainment suitable for all age groups.
    This new second unit also follows the same strict animal-free policy that makes the Water Circus stand out from other circus entertainment shows.

    The “magic touch” of the Italian entrepreneur Manuel Rebecchi, President and Owner of Cirque Italia, added to the flawless direction of the COO, Chanté DeMoustes, and has turned this once romantic project into a successful production known and acclaimed all over the country.

    Don’t miss the opportunity to be amazed and transported to a fantastic realm where your deepest dreams can -and will- come true.

    For more information visit click for details and make sure to check all our social media accounts. Tickets can be purchased now starting at $10.00-$50.00 depending on availability. Cirque Italia offers one free child admission with every full priced paying adult ticket in levels 2 or 3. This offer cannot be combined with any other offers, discounts or deals. Please call 941-704-8572 to find out the promo code for this location.
    When: February 1-4
    Where: 102 Riviera Dunes Way, Palmetto, FL 34221
    At: Next to 711 Gas Station / In Front of Riviera Dunes Marina
    Intersection: Haben Blvd/Rivera Dunes Way

    —Under the stunning White & Blue Big Top Tent

    · February 1 – Thursday: 7:30pm
    · February 2 – Friday: 7:30pm
    · February 3 – Saturday: 1:30pm, 4:30pm, & 7:30pm
    · February 4 – Sunday: 1:30pm & 4:30pm, & 7:30pm

    Box office hours:
    The box office opens on-site on Tuesday, the week of the show.
    Non-show days: 10am – 6pm
    On show days: 10am – 9pm

    You can purchase tickets through our website (cirqueitalia.com/tickets) or by phone: (941) 704-8572. We also respond to text messages.
    Non vediamo l'ora di vedervi allo spettacolo! Let Your Imagination Wander...and come DIVE into the Magical world of CIRQUE ITALIA
    Next to 711 Gas Station / In Front of Riviera Dunes Marina
    102 Riviera Dunes Way Palmetto FL 34221
    Cirque Italia 941.704.8572 corpteam.cirqueitalia@gmail.com
  • - On February 4, 2004, Mark Zuckerberg and fellow Harvard student Dustin Moskovitz, Chris Hughes, and Eduardo Saverin launched "TheFacebook" as a social networking site. Facebook, later dropping the "The", quickly became an Internet sensation, reaching 901 million users by March 2012. The site currently has more than 936 million daily users (83% of whom live outside North America) and is offered in 70 million languages. On May 18, 2012, Facebook went public, with a volume of 567 million shares trading that day.
     
           
  • | NATL - Sports and Entertainment
    - US Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, MN. Football's legendary battle between NFC and AFC champions.

     
           

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Friday, February 9th, 2018

  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - Bagels have earned their day in the spotlight, with the chewy circular bread first debuting in 1610 in Krakow, Poland! Bagels continue to be a popular breakfast staple, with more than 300 million bagels sold in 2016 alone.
     
           

Monday, February 12th, 2018

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

  • | 5:30pm - 7:00pm | Health Seminars and Screenings, Health education, teens, parents, community, dating, love, valentin, prevention,
    - Research shows us that the more support our children have from parents and other significant adults in their life, the more successful they will be in their adult life. Participation in our education meetings can help and support school age children and adolescents make the best choice for their life, their health, and their future. Our programs place a high emphasis on explaining adolescent growth and development, risk and protective factors, HIV, STD, and pregnancy prevention, as well as key parent to child communication skills they need to establish healthy and positive relationships with schools, teachers, and community resources to ensure success.


    “But Mom, I love them!” A parent’s survival guide to your teens ‘babe’.

    Take a deeper look into the teen dating world and teen dating violence. The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) tells us that teens are dating sooner than we think whether we know it or not. We also know “Nearly 1.5 million high school students nationwide experience physical abuse from a dating partner in a single year”. Join the conversation, learn the facts, and learn the warning signs of dating violence, know the resources, and keep your teen safe.

    Join us at this FREE Event and FREE Arts and Crafts perfect for Valentines Day.
    Selby Public Library
    1331 1st Street Sarasota FL 34236
    Jasmine Akins 9419279000EXT32107 jasmine.akins@flhealth.gov
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - Last feast before Lent. Although Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday, literally) is properly limited to Shrove Tuesday, it has come to be popularly applied to the preceding two weeks of celebration. Celebrated especially at New Orleans, LA, Mobile, AL and certain Mississippi and Florida cities. State holiday in Louisiana.
     
           
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - Food lovers pick this day to enjoy these round, sugarcoated, fruit-filled, Polish pre-Lenten pastries, pronounced "poonch-kee," available in bakers nationwide. Paczki coincides with Shrove Tuesday or Fat Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday.
     
           

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