Tampa Boat Parade: This is your last chance of the season to see decorated boats motor through Tampa's waterways. Best viewed from Channelside, the SS American Victory (fee), Davis Islands, Harbor Island and the Convention Center, the floating light brigade kicks off at 6:30 p.m.
Holiday Mix Tape Show: This Children's Home Benefit at the shuffleboard courts of Mirror Lake brings live music by Geri X, Rebekah Pulley, Bite Size and others. Pay what you can for the For the Kids holiday mixtape. 7 p.m., Mirror Lake St. Petersburg Shuffleboard Club, 559 Mirror Lake Drive N, St. Petersburg. Free.
Kids and family
Shana Banana: Merry Chriskwanzanukah: The children's songwriter presents her holiday show about how each culture celebrates the December holidays. 7 p.m., Carrollwood Cultural Center, 4537 Lowell Road, Tampa. $7.
Wait, Wait … Don't Tell Me!, 8 p.m., BBC America: In case you missed the taping of the NPR show in Tampa a couple weeks back, here's a taped version of the popular NPR news quiz.