Stryper: This hard-rock Christian metal band from the '80s plays tonight with Killinger and 20 Shades at 7 p.m. at State Theatre, 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $19.
Vincent Lecavalier Texas hold'em celebrity poker classic: At least one celebrity will be playing at all 40 tables tonight. Join the celebrities in the ever popular Losers Lounge as they are eliminated from play. Benefits the Vincent Lecavalier Pediatric Cancer and Blood Disorders Center. Starts at 7:15 p.m. at Pepin's Hospitality Centre, 4121 N 50th St., Tampa. $150–$450.
Carrie the Coupon Queen: She's passionate about coupons and wants to spread her enthusiasm with this lively and informative program at 7 p.m. at Jimmie B. Keel Regional Library, 2902 W Bearss Ave., Tampa. Free.
DJ Pauly D: Got your gym, tanning and laundry routine down? The Jersey Shore cast member returns to the Venue for a DJ set. Show is 18 and up only at 9 p.m. at the Venue, 2675 Ulmerton Road, St. Petersburg. $10–$20.
Julie Dexter: The British singer born to Jamaican parents is a world-renowned singer-songwriter who has won numerous international awards. Dexter dabbles in genres ranging from jazz and soul to world music and beyond. Show is 7:30 p.m. at the Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $12.
Season premiere, Survivor: South Pacific, 8 p.m., CBS: The granddaddy of reality contests hits its 23rd season, this time staying in Samoa.
Season finale, America's Got Talent, 8 p.m., NBC: Having Nick Cannon announce you are the winner of a talent show is kind of like the government of China giving you a medal for humanitarian accomplishments.
Series premiere, Up All Night, 10 p.m., NBC: Christina Applegate and Will Arnett star as a couple who bring home their baby daughter and can't get any sleep. Like new parents have any time to watch TV shows.
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Win four front-row tickets to the Lightning Launch Party featuring the Steve Miller Band on Oct. 4. Details at tampabay.com/things-to-do.