If you go
What: 13th annual "Empty Bowls" Benefit Luncheon
When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Where: Renaissance on 9th, 1816 Ninth St. W., Bradenton; Saturday on Main Street at Lakewood Ranch, 8131 Main St., Lakewood Ranch.
Tickets: $25 adults, $10 children 12 and under. May be purchased at foodbankofmanatee.org, by calling 941-749-0100 or at the door.