WMNF Bluesy Birthday: Shemekia Copeland performs the blues with the Stooges Brass Band plus Billy Seward and Soulfonic at 7 p.m. at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road, Tampa. $20-$25. (813) 238-8001. skipperssmokehouse.com.
Lots of laughs: Comedian Tammy Pescatelli performs at 8 and 10:15 tonight; 6, 8 and 10:15 p.m. Saturday; and 7 p.m. Sunday at Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. For pricing, call (813) 960-1197; sidesplitterscomedy.com.
'And Then There Were None': The Carrollwood Players perform an Agatha Christie murder mystery at 8 p.m. today and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Carrollwood Playhouse, 4335 Gunn Highway, Tampa. $18, $15 for ages 62 and older. (813) 265-4000. carrollwoodplayers.org.
Elton John: The king of glam-rock performs at 8 p.m. at the University of South Florida Sun Dome, 4202 E Fowler Ave., Tampa. $39.50-$139.50. (813) 974-3002. sundomearena.com/events/detail/elton-john.
Art of Helping Children Gala : A Midnight in Paris-themed benefit gala is at 6 p.m. at the A La Carte Event Pavilion, 4050 Dana Shores Drive, Tampa. Features can-can girls, strolling musicians, a French meal, cocktails, Parisian decor and visits from impersonators of Dalí and Picasso. Proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay. $150. (813) 769-3636. bbbsfl.org.
WMNF Rocking Birthday: Black Taxi performs with the Florida Kilos and Alexander and the Grapes at 8 p.m. at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road, Tampa. $10-$15. Toll-free, 1-800-594-8499; skipperssmokehouse.com.
An Evening of the Most Romantic Love Songs of All Time: Four local vocalists sing classic love songs at 8 p.m. at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, 4537 Lowell Road, Tampa. $18 for general admission, $15 for members, $16 for children and seniors. (813) 269-1310. carrollwoodcenter.org.
Saxes Gone Wild 3: Multiple jazz and R&B musicians perform live at 5 p.m. at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road, Tampa. $10. Toll-free, 1-800-594-8499; skipperssmokehouse.com.
Indiana Jones Movie Marathon: AMC theaters hosts an Indiana Jones marathon at 10:30 a.m. at Veterans 24, 9302 Anderson Road, Tampa. See Steven Spielberg's Raiders of the Lost Ark, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull in order. Tickets include a poster and a lanyard, while supplies last. $25. Toll free, 1-888-262-4386. Visit amctheatres.com/events/indiana-jones online.
Skipper's has the blues: Franc Robert and the Boxcar Tourists perform at 7 p.m. at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road, Tampa. $5. Toll-free, 1-800-594-8499; skipperssmokehouse.com.
'Brinner' of Hope: Fleming's Prime Steakhouse and Roy's restaurant team up to host a benefit for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the A La Carte Event Pavilion, 4050 Dana Shores Drive, Tampa. Includes mimosas and Bloody Marys and a breakfast buffet dinner ("brinner"), plus stories of hope told by past and present patients. $125. (813) 269-0955. fastercure.org.