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Things to do in Tampa Bay for Nov. 11

Veterans Day ceremony: Honor veterans today at 10 a.m. with keynote speaker Michael Jernigan, a former Marine severely injured in Iraq, at Bay Pines VA Medical Center National Cemetery, 10000 Bay Pines Blvd., St. Petersburg. For more Veterans Day events and deals for veterans, see tampabay.com/things-to-do.

Michelle Shocked: A "sophisticated hillbilly," the folky, bluegrass activist with the biting wit plays at 6:30 and 9 p.m. at Craftsman House, 2955 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $28-$33. (727) 323-2787.

Third annual Sustainable Buzz: Celebrate art and the environment while sampling organic wines and local food. Local writer Paul Abercrombie makes drinks from his book on "green" cocktails at 6 p.m. at Tampa Armature Works, 1910 N Ola Ave., Tampa.

Airwalk AP Tour Fall 2010: Most of the acts are of the metalcore brand, which usually entails screaming. Emarosa is the melodic post-hard-core exception, thanks to Jonny Craig's (formerly of Dance Gavin Dance) gospel-singer-like touch. It's 8 p.m. at the Ritz Ybor, 1503 E Seventh Ave., Tampa. $20 at the door. (813) 247-2555

Kids and family

Theater in the Park: Follow Charlie Brown, Lucy and all of their friends in a live outdoor theater presentation, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown. Bring your own chairs. In case of rain, the show will be moved to Cypress Forest Recreation Center. It's 7:30 p.m. at R.E. Olds Park, 107 Shore Drive W, Oldsmar. Free.

To watch

Fringe, 9 p.m., Fox: Fifteen people all suffer amnesia when listening to the same frequency on their shortwave radios. They all forgot about cell phones, apparently.

Wartorn 1861-2010, 9 p.m., HBO: A documentary chronicling the battle soldiers wage against PTSD.

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, 10 p.m., FX: It looks like Dee isn't giving this teaching thing up, agreeing to be a substitute teacher and taking her kids to the bar to see the gang's take on Lethal Weapon.

More to explore

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Things to do in Tampa Bay for Nov. 11 11/10/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, November 10, 2010 8:29pm]

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