Kevin Hart: The hot comic brings his "Laugh at My Pain" tour to the St. Pete Times Forum Tampa at 8 p.m. $37-$47; www.livenation.com.
Apocalyptica: Heavy metal on cellos. 'Nuff said. It's covered favorites from Metallica to David Bowie and has collaborated with Bush and Slayer. See it at 8 p.m. at the Ritz Ybor. $12. theritzybor.com.
Nude Nite: Artwork by painters, photographers and sculptors will focus on the body beautiful in the buff today and Saturday at the Trolley Barn, 1910 N Ola Ave., in Tampa Heights. Hours are 6 p.m. to midnight. Admission $20 at the door and online at nudenite.com. Must be 21.
Florida Strawberry Festival: The music lineup includes country singer John Conlee at 3:30 p.m. ($10-$15) and FM radio kings 38 Special at 7:30 p.m. ($20-$25). Ride wristbands are $20 from 3-11 p.m. Admission $10, $5 ages 6-12. flstrawberryfestival.com.
Hal Linden: The Tony and Emmy winner from Barney Miller shows off his musical talents in a one-man show at 9 p.m. at the Club at Treasure Island, 400 Treasure Island Causeway, Treasure Island. $30. (727) 367-4511.
KIDS AND FAMILY
Disney Live! See Mickey's Magic Show, where the master Mouse, along with professional illusionists, put on a magic show featuring Disney characters. It's $17-$52 at 3:30 and 6:30 p.m. at Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg.
42nd NAACP Image Awards, 8 p.m., Fox: Jaden Smith (The Karate Kid ) picks up the first of many, we are sure.
The Defenders, 8 p.m., CBS: Kathy Griffin is a crude comedian who is sued by an audience member who is offended. No, on the show.
MORE TO EXPLORE
Buff actor-TV host Mario Lopez is coming to Tampa. Details at tampabay.com/things-to-do.
The Animal Affaire Gala: Come Fly With Us starts at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. An incorrect time appeared in the Weekend section. The event is sold out.
The lower priced tickets for West Side Story at the Straz Center in Tampa have sold out. Tickets now start at $60.