Lots of laughs: Comedian Doug Williams performs at 8 and 10 p.m. at Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway; also at 6, 8 and 10 p.m. Saturday and at 7 p.m. Sunday. $12-16.50. Call (813) 960-1197.
Get your jam on: Toubab Krewe plays with Jar-E at 8 p.m. at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road. $12-15. Must be 21 or accompanied by parent. Call toll-free, 1-800-594-8499.
Live music: Hammerhead performs 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Take Two Lounge inside the Tampa Pitcher Show, 14416 N Dale Mabry Highway. Call (813) 963-0578.
Got jokes? Got Jokes Improv performs at 7 p.m. Saturdays at Hip Hop Soda Shop, 1241 E Fowler Ave. $10. Call (813) 393-7725.
Saturday at Skippers: Vodkanauts plays with Stolen Idols at 8 p.m. at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road. $10-13. Must be 21 or accompanied by parent. Call toll-free, 1-800-594-8499.
Second Annual Blues Blast: WMNF presents the fest, featuring a bunch of blues bands including Damon Fowler, Nervous Turkey and T.C. Carr at 4 p.m. at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road. $12-15. Must be 21 or accompanied by parent. Call (813) 238-8001.
Get funky: That 1 Guy plays at 8 p.m. at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road. $7-10. Must be 21 or accompanied by parent. Call toll-free, 1-800-594-8499.
Live jazz: Don Capone and Chuck Berlin play 7-10 p.m. Wednesdays at Lenny's Cafe, 1908 56th St., Temple Terrace. Call (813) 984-7884.
Artist of the month: The work of folk artist Jack Beverland, a.k.a. "Mr. B.," is on display throughout March at the Great Frame Up gallery, 1646 Bruce B. Downs Blvd., Wesley Chapel. Hours are 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays. Call (813) 994-6700.
Another artist of the month: The North Tampa Arts League's artist of the month is Arlene C. Wells, whose work is on display throughout March from 12:30-5 p.m. Sundays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays at the New Tampa Regional Library, 10001 Cross Creek Blvd. Call (813) 273-3652.
Nunsense II: See the sequel to Nunsense on stage at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through April 5 at Masque Community Theatre, 8825 N 56th St. $10-14. Call (813) 983-1710.
The Octette Bridge Club: Catch P.J. Barry's autobiographical comedic play at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 3 p.m. Sundays through April 11 at the Carrollwood Playhouse, 4335 Gunn Highway. $12-14. Call (813) 265-4000.
Acrylic, mixed media and found art: The work of Ron Jacobson is on display from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays through Fridays through April 3 at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, 4537 Lowell Road. Call (813) 269-1310.
"Caught on Canvas": The exhibit, featuring art from Bonnie Coon, Nancy Jacey, Cynthia Keenan, Mark Larson, Vanessa Montenegro and Pamela Roehm, runs 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays through April 28 at the Jacey Gallery, 4802 Gunn Highway, Suite 114. Call (813) 960-5400.
E-mail info to [email protected]; mail to St. Petersburg Times, 14358-B N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618; fax to (813) 269-5310; or call (813) 269-5316 two weeks before the event.