For an inexpensive night out on Friday and to get in the mood for Halloween, check out what is playing at the MacDill AFB movie theater. Usually, there would be a movie on Saturday but since it is Halloween there will not be a movie showing. On Friday at 7pm, the horror movie “Sorority Row” will be playing. This movie is rated R for strong bloody violence, language, sexuality, nudity, and partying and has a run time of 101 minutes. Cassidy, Jessica, Claire, Ellie and Megan are sorority sisters and true-blue friends to the end — until a prank gone wrong resulting in Megan’s demise. Rather than risk their futures by reporting the crime, the friends agree to cover it all up. Cassidy and company learn to regret their decision one year later when a stalker begins sending them videos of the night Megan died. Unfortunately for the sorority girls, the stalker doesn’t intend to only send videos but to go after them and anyone who knows their secret. Admission is only $4 for adults and $2 for children under 12. You can’t be the price of refreshments!
Archive for October, 2009
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Hydro Harvest Farms in Ruskin is having a pumpkins patch this weekend. There will be thousands of pumpkins available for purchase. You can paint and decorate your pumpkins, play games, see lots of crafts for sale and join in on fun contests. And it’s all free! Pumpkins are 3 for $20. Hydro Harvest Farms was founded on the belief that we are what we eat and we are responsible for our families well being, the future of our planet and the desire to get back in touch with what is really important. Growing your own food is one of the most satisfying experiences. Eating healthy food is why you come to Hydro Harvest Farms. All food is grown using Hydroponic Methods. Hydroponic methods requires 80% less water that a typical farm. Only 1/8 of land is required of a typical farm. Every natural method is used to eradicated organisms and pests in the early stages of the problem by using natural enemies, natural solutions, organic controls and NO chemical pesticides. Hydroponic means “water working”. Instead of the traditional farming practice of growing in soil, hydroponic plants grow in a water and nutrient solution. The elements of the nutrition are the same in plants grown in soil, but they are fed directly to the root base as opposed to dispersing a lot of water in the soil and having the plant root search for the nutrition. This allows the hydroponic farmer to save water and not stress the plant because of a lack of water or the essential nutrients.
For an inexpensive night out this weekend, stop by the MacDill AFB movie theater. On Friday at 7pm, the action movie “Inglourious Basterds” starring Brad Pitt is playing. This movie is rated R for strong graphic violence, language and brief sexuality and has a run time of 153 minutes. In German-occupied France, where Shosanna Dreyfus witnesses the execution of her family at the hand of Nazi Colonel Hans Landa. Shosanna narrowly escapes and flees to Paris, where she forges a new identity as the owner and operator of a cinema. Elsewhere in Europe, Lieutenant Aldo Raine organizes a group of Jewish soldiers to engage in targeted acts of retribution. Known to their enemy as “The Basterds,” Raine’s squad joins German actress and undercover agent Bridget Von Hammersmark on a mission to take down the leaders of The Third Reich. On Saturday at 7pm, the comedy “Extract” starring Jason Bateman and Mila Kunis is playing. This movie is rated R for language, sexual references, and some drug use and has run time of 92 minutes. Joel is one step away from selling his flavor extract factory and retiring to easy street when a freak workplace accident sets in motion a series of disasters that puts his business and personal life in jeopardy.
Stop by the R & R Ranch for an old fashioned Halloween Party on Saturday 24 October. The fun starts at 9am and ends at 5pm. There will be a hayride, pony rides, donkey cart rides and pumpkin decorating. Cost is $7.50 per child with free admission for adults. For a small additional fee, you can enjoy face painting, games, food and a lot more. R & R Ranch is a family owned and operated horse ranch specializing in safe enjoyable horse experiences. The Ranch offer ponys parties, guided trail rides, riding lessons, horse boarding,Playgroups and horse camps. The farm is a short drive from Tampa, Plant City, Brandon, and Riverview. The R & R Ranch is located in Lithia at 9805 Bryant Rd. R & R also offers pony rides, horse camps, pony parties and field trips for schools and playgroups. R & R is open from 10am to sunset 7 days a week by appointment.