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Top O' The Bay Oktoberfest

Town 'N Country, Florida - The Upper Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce is hosting it's 18th Annual Top O' The Bay Oktoberfest from Friday October 18 through Sunday October 20 at the Tampa Bay Downs, 11225 Racetrack Road, Tampa.

Become a calendar county!

Become a calendar county!

Do you have spectacular pictures of your county's natural landscapes that you feel are calendar worthy? If so, you may want to submit them to the Florida Association of Counties for their 2014 calendar! 

According to the FAC, all interested parties are encouraged to send in scenic shots of their county's "Beautiful Roads & Trails" for consideration:

Weeki Wachee mermaids perform in Atlanta

Weeki Wachee mermaids perform in Atlanta

WEEKI WACHEE, Fla. (AP) -- The world famous mermaids of Weeki Wachee are taking a dip in the Georgia Aquarium.

The venerable Old Florida attraction said Wednesday that its mermaids -- actually young woman in fishtails swimming to choreographed routines -- are performing at the downtown Atlanta aquarium through December.

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The mermaids will be swimming inside the 6.3 million gallon Ocean Voyager exhibit, the largest saltwater tank in the world. They'll perform among whale sharks, which are the world's largest fish, and other unique undersea species.

Mermaids have been swimming for visitors since 1947 in a natural spring in the tiny town north of Tampa.