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On Wednesday's radar: Dragon Boat racing, drag queen bingo, an afternoon with the Bucs

World Dragon Boat Racing Championships: See teams from 20 countries racing in the Seddon Channel in downtown Tampa starting at 8 a.m. The best spots for viewing include Jackson's Bistro on Harbour Island and near Tampa General Hospital.

Bingo night benefit: This ain't your church bingo, honey. Join Hamburger Mary's resident drag queen and caller Amy DeMilo to raise some cash for a local nonprofit. Warning: Be prepared to duck. Something always is thrown at someone. 7:30 p.m., Hamburger Mary's Bar & Grille, 1600 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. $10 for ten cards.

10 Years: The alternative metal band, which has lately produced a harder rock sound, performs at 7 p.m. at State Theatre, 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $16. (727) 895-3045;


Bucs training camp 2011: It's free to watch the team practice today starting at 2:30 p.m., One Buccaneer Place, Tampa. There will be autograph sessions, a merchandise tent, concessions and appearances by the Buccaneers cheerleaders and Captain Fear.


SERIES PREMIERE, Dumbest Stuff on Wheels, 8 p.m., Speed: Video clips featuring vehicles getting into accidents. Why should cops monitoring red-light cameras get to enjoy it all?

How Sharks Hunt, 9 p.m., Discovery: Learn how various species of sharks are going to find you in the water when you go to the beach this weekend.

Primetime Nightline: Beyond Belief, 10 p.m., ABC: Bob Woodroof discusses his out-of-body experience after being injured by a bomb in Iraq in 2006.

Restaurant: Impossible, 10 p.m., Food: A pub wants to attract a younger clientele without alienating its older patrons.


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On Wednesday's radar: Dragon Boat racing, drag queen bingo, an afternoon with the Bucs 08/02/11 [Last modified: Tuesday, August 2, 2011 8:37pm]
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