We the Kings: The pop-punk outfit returns home to promote its new disc, Sunshine State of Mind, which offers all the summer-ready material we've come to expect from our Bradenton boys. Opening the show is the Summer Set, the Downtown Fiction, Hot Chelle Rae and Action Item. Show is 6:30 p.m. at State Theatre, 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $16.
Thursday Night Hang: Jannus Live hosts a free courtyard party tonight with activities, drink specials and live music. Events include a Guitar Hero tournament on stage with a big-screen and heavy amplitude, beer pong, table tennis, darts and corn hole. The courtyard stays open until 3 a.m., and reggae rockers Resinated will give a free show. It all starts at 7 p.m. at 16 Second St. N, St. Petersburg.
Gucci Mane: The heavy-hitting hip-hopper will perform with Fatty Duke, 1Skye, Neon Love and Bang at 9 p.m. at Club Underground, 802 E Whiting St., Tampa. Tickets are $30-$100. (813) 221-2582.
Celebrity DJ Jesse Marco: Jesse Marco has DJ'd at nightclubs all over the world. See him at 10 p.m. at Amphitheatre, 1609 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. Free.
KIDS AND FAMILY
Paint Your Shoes Night: Every Thursday night in July, bring a pair of your shoes to paint in the splatter style of Dale Chihuly, starting at 5 p.m. at the Chihuly Collection, 400 Beach Drive, St. Petersburg. Free with admission to the collection. Adults: $15; seniors: $13; students and children over 5: $12; under 5: free.
Burn Notice, 9 p.m., USA: In a plot that sounds like it's straight out of The A-Team, the gang helps a client who is a former Army sniper out for revenge against the people who put his sister in the hospital.
Extreme Chef, 10 p.m., Food: The chefs have to cook in an ice house, using ice slides and chiseling ingredients out of blocks of — you guessed it — ice.
Love Bites, 10 p.m., NBC: A bedbug infestation gives this show's title completely new meaning.
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Have you seen the new baby rhino at Lowry Park Zoo? Watch video of him cavorting with his mom at tampabay.com/things-to-do.