Sunday, July 15, 2018

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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sunday, July 15

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sunday, July 15

SharkCon: A weekend all about sharks adds a comic con element this year with stars from Sharknado at a noon panel today including Ian Ziering, Cassie Scerbo and Gena Lee Nolin. Also includes a touch tank, shark tooth dig pit, paddle board clinic, oce...
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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of July 16-22

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of July 16-22

Metrocon: The convention focused on anime that also covers all elements of pop culture that have been influenced by it settles into the Tampa Convention Center Thursday-Sunday. $30-$40. metroconventions.com. Beer Project: Inspired by the ancient mos...
Published: 07/13/18
Updated: 07/14/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Saturday, July 14

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Saturday, July 14

America II Extreme Mud Wars: This wildly popular day of rolling in a mud pit and slinging dirt returns to St. Petersburg with an obstacle course, joust pit, the eliminator and mud volleyball. Benefits the TASCO teen program. Free for spectators. $65 ...
Published: 07/13/18
8 things to do this weekend: Sam Smith, SharkCon, Extreme Mud Wars, deal at Chihuly

8 things to do this weekend: Sam Smith, SharkCon, Extreme Mud Wars, deal at Chihuly

Concert Sam Smith and Cam: On Friday, Sam Smith (Stay With Me) is coming to Tampa with opening act Cam, whose latest country single Diane is one of Nashville’s most rollicking of the past year. Smith is the headliner but both acts are worth ca...
Published: 07/13/18
Rascal Flatts talks longevity, the road, and picking the perfect opener

Rascal Flatts talks longevity, the road, and picking the perfect opener

There was a time, believe it or not, when Rascal Flatts was considered cutting-edge country. Okay, "cutting-edge" might be pushing it the trios wholesome, harmony-laden style was never all that controversial. Still, when you survey the pop- and R&...
Published: 07/13/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 12

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 12

Free Museum Admission: The Florida Holocaust Museum invites the public for a free tour and an opportunity to see the "Operation Finale: The Capture and Trial of Adolf Eichmann" exhibit before it closes on July 15. 10 a.m., Florida Holocaust Museum, 5...
Published: 07/11/18
Updated: 07/12/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 13

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 13

Sam Smith: After scoring big at the Grammys four years ago amid the blockbuster hit Stay With Me, the soul-pop singer is on a tour supporting his second album, The Thrill of It All. Country singer Cam will open the show. 8 p.m., Amalie Arena, 401 Cha...
Published: 07/12/18
Bar review: New St. Pete breweries have sour power

Bar review: New St. Pete breweries have sour power

It took a few years, but downtown St. Petersburg is officially ready for a pair of manageable brewery crawls, thanks to the recent openings of Overflow Brewing Company and Inoculum Ale Works.The two breweries bridge the gap between Green Bench, Cycle...
Published: 07/12/18
Jawing with Richard Dreyfuss about his movies, feuds and why hes coming to SharkCon in Tampa

Jawing with Richard Dreyfuss about his movies, feuds and why hes coming to SharkCon in Tampa

How is Richard Dreyfuss?"Im fine," he said, then paused. Im ... fine. Im okay. When you are 70 years old, you have to make that a cautious statement."The Oscar winner will be in Tampa this weekend at SharkCon, which has expanded in its fifth year ...
Published: 07/11/18
Updated: 07/12/18
Ticket window: Star Wars Live In Concert with The Florida Orchestra, David Sedaris, Herbie Hancock, Michael McDonald and more.

Ticket window: Star Wars Live In Concert with The Florida Orchestra, David Sedaris, Herbie Hancock, Michael McDonald and more.

Tickets for the following events go on sale this week: David Sedaris, 7:30 p.m. May 15 at the Straz Center, Tampa, $35-$57, on sale at noon Friday at the box office or (813) 229-7827. Sebastian Maniscalco, 9:30 p.m. Dec. 28 at the Straz Center for...
Published: 07/03/18
Updated: 07/11/18