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On your radar: free Edwin McCain show, First Friday in St. Pete and 'Jaws' on a pool float

Edwin McCain: The singer-songwriter from South Carolina, known for his ballad I'll Be performs a free concert at 7 p.m. at the Venue, 2675 Ulmerton Road, St. Petersburg.

Get Downtown: It's the first Friday of the month, so that means St. Pete's downtown will have a lively crowd for the monthly Get Downtown street party. In addition, there will be a free concert at Jannus Live, a triple bill featuring the tribute bands: Highway to Hell (AC/DC), Absolute Queen (Queen) and KISS America (KISS). The block party gets started at 5:30 p.m. at Second Street N and Central Avenue, and the concert starts at 8 p.m. at Jannus, 16 Second St. N.

Kids and family

Flick n Float: Jaws: Jaws is showing for tonight's Flick n Float at Largo's Southwest Pool, so you know what that means: You're gonna need a bigger floatie. Enjoy themed games, hot dogs, contests and crafts starting at 7:30 p.m., with the film about 9 p.m. at 13120 Vonn Road, Largo. $5, $4 resident.

To watch

From Spain With Love, 9:30 p.m., Cooking: How tough is it to mess up chocolate dishes? Annie Sibonney samples a dish called snails and crab in a chocolate sauce … and it works.

Shark Men, 10 p.m., Nat Geo: We hoped this would be a mutant-based schlockfest, but no. We learn more about the mysterious great white shark and its life cycle.

Clarifications

• A practice session Saturday for a Fourth of July flash mob has been moved to Albert Whitted Park in St. Petersburg, across from the Mahaffey Theater plaza.

• DJ Khaled will not be at the DJ Christion Birthday Bash, as a photo in Thursday's Weekend section implied.

Correction

Tampa's Channelside District fireworks will not include dragon boats or water ski shows this year. There will be live entertainment beginning at noon and kids' activities all day Monday, with fireworks at 9 p.m. Information in Weekend and other sections of the Times was incorrect.

More to explore

Get out of the heat and see a movie. Theaters, trailers and grades at tampabay.com/things-to-do/movies.

On your radar: free Edwin McCain show, First Friday in St. Pete and 'Jaws' on a pool float 06/30/11 [Last modified: Friday, July 1, 2011 9:04am]

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