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The art exhibit “On the Wind” features the work of North Tampa Arts League members. It runs through Nov. 3 at the Jacey Gallery.

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The art exhibit “On the Wind” features the work of North Tampa Arts League members. It runs through Nov. 3 at the Jacey Gallery.

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"On the Wind": The art exhibit features the work of members of the North Tampa Arts League, which recently celebrated its third anniversary, and runs 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 3 at the Jacey Gallery, 4802 Gunn Highway, Suite 114. Call (813) 960-5400.

Macbeth: The Wharton High School Thespians present a modern version of Macbeth at 7 p.m. at Wharton High School, 20150 Bruce B. Downs Blvd. $6 for children, $8 for students and $10 for adults. Again at 7 p.m. Saturday. Call (813) 631-4710, ext. 266.

The Graduate: The Carrollwood Players presents the play at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 3 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 1 at the Carrollwood Playhouse, 4335 Gunn Highway. Features adult content. Tickets available for ages 18 and up only. $14 for adults, $12 for seniors. Call (813) 265-4000.

Lots of laughs: Comedian Dale Jones performs at 8 and 10 p.m. at Sidesplitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway. Also at 6, 8 and 10 p.m. Saturday, and at 7 p.m. Sunday. Call (813) 960-1197.

Rock benefit: Chris McCarty plays with Miggs at 8 p.m. at Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road. $10-15. Ages 21-plus or with parent. Proceeds go toward Hillsborough County children with special needs. Call 1-800-594-8499.

Saturday

Vegas comes to New Tampa: New Tampa Rotary Club hosts its annual casino night at 6:30 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom at Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club, 5811 Tampa Palms Blvd. Features Vegas-style gaming, food and auctions. $75 in advance, $100 at the door. Proceeds go to local Rotary-supported charities, programs and schools. Call (813) 629-1502.

Bring on the bluegrass: Wildlife Refugees play at 8 p.m. at Skipper's, 910 Skipper Road. $8. Ages 21-plus or with parent. Call 1-800-594-8499.

More live music: Alex Garrido performs 8 p.m.-midnight at the Take Two Lounge inside the Tampa Pitcher Show, 14416 N Dale Mabry Highway. Call (813) 963-0578.

Sunday

Music at the UU Dome: Holly Gwinn Graham and Bunko Squad play at 3 p.m. in the UU Dome at Unitarian Universalist Church of Tampa, 11400 Morris Bridge Road. $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Call (813) 988-8188.

Skipper's rocks the blues: The Johnny G. Lyon Band plays at 5 p.m. at Skipper's, 910 Skipper Road. $5. Ages 21-plus or with parent. Call 1-800-594-8499.

Looking ahead

Happy Dal-loween!: The fall "festi-dal" benefits Dalmation Rescue of Tampa Bay and features a pet costume contest, silent auctions, dog treats, and treats for humans 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 18 at Lake Park, 17302 N Dale Mabry Highway. Call (727) 787-1760 or e-mail daldogevents@msn.com.

Arts and Crafts Under the Palms: The Tampa Palms Women's Club presents its 18th annual show Oct. 18-19 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the City Plaza Shopping Center at the 16000 block of Bruce B. Downs Blvd. Call (813) 977-2261.

Mix, mingle and wear a lock around your neck: The ladies wear locks and the men get keys for a Halloween-themed Lock and Key mixer from 7-9 p.m. Oct. 18 at Whiskey North, 11921 N Dale Mabry Highway. If a guy unlocks a lady's lock, the pair can win prizes and earn another key or lock for the shot to socialize some more. Ages 21 and up. Costume contest included. Call (813) 968-1515.

E-mail info to northtampa@sptimes.com; mail to St. Petersburg Times, 14358-B N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618; fax to (813) 269-5310; or call (813) 269-5316 two weeks before the event.

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Tampa entertainment offerings 10/09/08 [Last modified: Wednesday, November 3, 2010 3:09pm]

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