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Jim McMahon’s Swang “N” Bash Golf Tournament Scramble format. Scheduled to start in the morning at Lakewood Ranch Golf and Country Club in Tampa. Anticipated guests include Ottis Anderson, Gary Carter, Richard Dent, Mike Eruzione, Goose Gossage, Jim Kelly, Jim McMahon (right), Phil Niekro, Lawrence Taylor, Vinny Testaverde, Joe Theismann and Frank Viola. swangwear.com.

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Jim McMahon’s Swang “N” Bash Golf Tournament Scramble format. Scheduled to start in the morning at Lakewood Ranch Golf and Country Club in Tampa. Anticipated guests include Ottis Anderson, Gary Carter, Richard Dent, Mike Eruzione, Goose Gossage, Jim Kelly, Jim McMahon (right), Phil Niekro, Lawrence Taylor, Vinny Testaverde, Joe Theismann and Frank Viola. swangwear.com.

Doug Williams Celebrity Golf Experience Scramble format. 9 a.m. The Bayou Club in Largo. Scheduled guests include Doug Williams, Crawford Ker, Toby Hall, Ed "Too Tall'' Jones, Mark Clayton, Spud Webb, Scott Kazmir, Tony Dorsett, Antwaan Randle El, William Floyd and more. Open to the public.

NFL Alumni Super Bowl of Golf Showcase The lineup for this scramble isn't set, but expect a range of former players. 9 a.m. The Hunter's Green Golf Club in Tampa. Closed to the public. nflalumni.org.

Franco Harris Gridiron Golf Tournament Scramble format. Harris and Lydell Mitchell are among the announced celebs announced. 11 a.m. Jan. 30 at Innisbrook Golf Club and Resort in Palm Harbor. Closed to the public.

Pro Football Hall of Fame Luncheon Exclusive meal with a slew of NFL legends, including Roger Staubach, Bob Griese, Thurman Thomas and Lee Roy Selmon. 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Columbia Restaurant, 2117 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. Limited tickets available for $1,250. profootballhof.com/hall/sbluncheon.jsp.

Affliction Clothing autograph signing Nordstrom and Affliction Clothing pair up for an autograph signing from noon to 5 p.m. Athletes scheduled to appear include Jammal Brown, Mario Williams, Jake Long, Bryant McKinney and more. Nordstrom at International Plaza, 2223 N West Shore Blvd., Tampa. (813) 875-4400.

Rebuilding Together's Kickoff to Rebuild Charitable effort to renovate, repair and revitalize homes and communities in Super Bowl cities. This year's project will benefit 20 homes in West Tampa, with an emphasis on green technology. In addition to the build, there will be a community block party from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in an area bordered by Howard and Armenia avenues to the east and west, and Pine and Union streets to the north and south. Expect music, food and appearances by about a dozen NFL players. Free. rttb.org.

Diamonds and Pearls Celebrity Gala Co-sponsored by the Professional Sports Wives Association; hosted by Dylan Lauren, daughter of Ralph Lauren; features a performance by R&B singer Jon B. First of a three-night series of parties dubbed SuperLX at the GLC Entertainment Complex (formerly the Good Luck Cafe), 1910 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. 8 p.m. to 3 a.m. Tickets are $50-$250. superlx.com.

Athletes and Executive: Network with the Pros Networking mixer by Athletes and Exectives, a national group designed to create business opportunities for those working in pro sports. Featuring a presentation by Hall of Famer John Hannah. 1 to 5 p.m. Robb & Stucky at International Plaza. For ticket info, visit athletesandexecutives.com.

NFL Players Association Party Annual celebration by the players' union. Athletes and guests only. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., A La Carte Pavilion, 4050 Dana Shores Drive, Tampa.

Thieves of San Lorenzo Super Bowl/Gasparilla Party The saucy wenches of the Thieves of San Lorenzo will offer prizes and raffles at a football-themed party. It's at 6 p.m. at Quaker Steak and Lube, 10400 49th St. N, Clearwater. Free. thievesofsanlorenzo.com.

Bombardier Touch Down Celebration A party for owners and pilots of all the private jets that'll be flying into town for the game, featuring VIP lounges, swag bags and player appearances. On game day, there will be a viewing party for pilots. Friday to Monday at Tampa International Jet Center, 4751 Jim Walter Blvd. Tampa. Invited guests only.

Viva la Femme: Disco Circus Billing itself as "the only alternative to the male-centric events that, until now, have dominated Super Bowl weekend," this GaYbor-approved party will feature contortionists, aerialists and DJs. Starts at 9 p.m. at Czar, 1420 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. Tickets are $10. myspace.com/discocircusparty.

Beauty and the Beats: DJ Showcase With DJ Patricia Starr, Yashi and an appearance by Simeon Rice. Green Iguana Westshore, 1200 N West Shore Blvd., Tampa.

Steeler Family Night With appearances by former Steelers Andy Russell, Greg Lloyd, Louis Lipps, Mike Merriweather and more. With free entry to Steelers fans, inflatables and climbing wall, balloons, face painting and more. Starts at 5 p.m. at the L.A. Hangout, 16411 N Florida Ave., Lutz. At 9 p.m., the venue will become a massive Steelers party with line dancing, 3-for-1 drinks and player appearances. steelcitymafia.com.

Bubba's Bowl Bash Bubba the Love Sponge and crew broadcast live on Sirius Radio from Thee Dollhouse, 1010 N West Shore Blvd., Tampa. Events start at 10 p.m. Tickets are $50. btls.com.

Long Drive Contest This event features the Steelers' Lamarr Woodley and Arizona's Reggie Wells competing for a chance to win $10,000 for their favorite charity. Fans can watch, too, starting at 2 p.m. at Andreychuk's Grill, 490 Channelside Drive, Tampa.

Rolls-Royce party Corporate pre-Super Bowl affair for Rolls-Royce clients and some athletes. Invited guests only. 8 to 11 p.m. at the Fazal Fazlin estate, 900 Park St. N, St. Petersburg.

Legendary Swagger Single release party for aspiring hip-hopper Lil Doc, the son of Tampa's Dwight Gooden. Gooden, Gary Sheffield and Wily Mo Pena expected to attend. 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. at Ellessbee Studios, 306 Tyler St., Tampa. Tickets are $40, includes open bar. myspace.com/p2drecords.

The Bungalow's Super Bowl weekend The South Tampa venue will host live bands from 5 p.m. to midnight Friday and 4 p.m. to midnight Saturday, with live bands a pregame party from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. A portion of proceeds will benefit the Children's Dream Fund. The Bungalow, 2202 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa.

Super Bash Clearwater Beach's SouthBeach Sports Grill hosts bands including the Bus Stop Band, Sequel, Buddy Gibson and Jerry Chase, with prizes including NFL Experience passes, Lightning tickets and more. Starts at 6 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 731 Bayway Blvd, Clearwater Beach. southbeachsportsgrill.com.

More Friday Super Bowl events 01/29/09 [Last modified: Thursday, January 29, 2009 7:43pm]

    

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