Get ready to experience a tantalizing blend of nostalgia and comedy that’s sure to tickle your funny bone and leave you howling for more as Lewis & Young brings you bring you not one, not two, but three frightfully funny “Old Time Radio Shows” live (or perhaps, undead) on stage. Read More
Join the second annual Multicultural Parade & Festival in downtown Brooksville, done in partnership with Hernando Hispanic Heritage! The fun begins at 11 AM with the parade and the festival starts directly after. Live music, foods of the world, and the new series of Mobile Murals will all… Read More
Join us for a day of family-friendly carnival fun! Featuring strolling acrobats, free face painting, food trucks, a pumpkin design competition, and tons of carnival games provided by local Citrus County businesses, this event embodies Inverness’s motto of “Small Town Done Right.” Date: October 8th – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read More
Back by popular demand, the Comedy Magic and Illusions Show is making a triumphant return to the Valerie Theatre for a special Cootertober edition. Professional magician Cesar Domico will leave you awestruck with objects appearing and disappearing before your very eyes. Prepare to be dazzled as Cesar weaves comedy, illusions,… Read More
Get ready to rock as Cootertober presents Zoso live at Liberty Park on October 14th! Since the mid 1990’s, Zoso has performed over 4,500 shows recreating the sound and feel of a live Led Zeppelin concert. Rolling Stone Magazine has called Zoso the… Read More
Camping with the Blues was envisioned by Greg Herndon, a former member of the Sertoma Youth Ranch Board of Directors, to create a blues music festival at this amazing venue to help fund and keep operational this campground for our youth to enjoy. Set in the rolling hills of… Read More
What’s Cooterpocalypse without a Zombie Prom? Join us for an evening of dancing, socializing, and zombifying with this traditional prom concept at the Depot at Liberty Park. Featuring DJ Trae for entertainment, a zombie-makeup station, a zombie selfie spot, food trucks, and more, this event is sure to be so… Read More
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March 24 @ 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm$5
Nine days of food, fun, and entertainment with many events including a Street Parade, Boat Parade, Car Show, 5K run, Carnival, and a different genre of music every night! Come celebrate 101 years of the Chasco Fiesta.
The Theme for 2023 is ” Celebrating Champions of Tampa Bay.”
Chasco Fiesta 2023 Schedule
Bring your friends and family, visit the vendors, enjoy the Native American culture and celebrate 101 years of Chasco Fiesta!
Chasco Fiesta™ is a 501(C)3 organization that benefits about 20 not-for-profit organizations in the New Port Richey community and surrounding areas. The Chasco Fiesta offers 9 full days of activities and 9 nights of music appreciation. The Chasco Fiesta offers Country, Christian, Blues, Bluegrass, Oldies, and Rock and Roll Tribute concerts at Sims Park.
Activities also include a premier street parade (3rd largest in Florida) and the second longest running boat parade. There is a children’s village, car & truck show, bowling tournament, golf tournament, 5k run, Hunger Walk, Coronation Ball, and, of course, a carnival presented by Prime Time Carnivals with rides for older and younger kids. The carnival is always a highlight of the Chasco Fiesta and is located outside of the park at 6128 US-19 next to Keiser University. Click for Trolly Schedule.
With all that activity going on making you hungry, you’ll find food in plentiful quantities and unlimited varieties offered by both for-profit and non-profit vendors.
Held on the banks of the Pithlachascotee (Cotee) River in New Port Richey, the festival also allows visitors to witness a traditional Native American Powwow. Native American people from as far away as New Mexico, Oklahoma, Peru, and Ecuador participate in educational activities and dance performances to showcase their culture and history.
The Street Parade proceeds through the streets of Downtown New Port Richey and kicks off Chasco Fiesta™. Held on first Saturday of Chasco, the parade is followed by a Classic Rock Concert in Sims Park.
The following Saturday, along the banks of the Cotee River, we end Chasco Fiesta with a Boat Parade and the Ruth Eckerd on the Road presents Starship with Mickey Thomas with special guest, John Waite.
Music Appreciation concerts are held nightly in Sims Park featuring various types of music. There are two paid, ticketed events featuring nationally recognized artists on Country and Classic Rock Night. Our concerts include Christian, Blues, Bluegrass, Oldies, and Rock and Roll Tribute nights.
Country and Rock Concerts by The Ruth Eckerd Hall Experience
The Ruth Eckerd Hall Experience presents two final concerts in Sims Park with name artists.
The first will be held on Friday, March 31 with a double headliner featuring David Nail and Drake Milligan, two of Country music’s finest performers. Ticket prices range from $10-60 and can be found here David Nail & Drake Milligan | The Ruth Eckerd Hall Experience
On Saturday, April 1, Starship featuring Mickey Thomas with Special Guest John Waite will perform in Sims Park. Ticket prices range from $20-79 and are available here Starship at Chasco Fiesta | The Ruth Eckerd Hall Experience.
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