St. Anthony's Triathlon: If you live in and around downtown St. Petersburg, don't expect to go anywhere this morning. Instead, go out and cheer on the more than 4,000 individuals and 150 relay teams competing in the 27th annual run, bike and swim. This world-class event kicks off at 6:50 a.m., followed by a post-race party at 9:30 a.m., and an awards ceremony at 12:30 p.m. around Vinoy Waterfront Park.
Earth Day Tampa Bay: Ironically, nature's wicked rainstorm last weekend canceled the Earth Day celebration at Lowry Park in Tampa. The rescheduled celebration features exhibitors, demonstrations, arts and crafts, music and children's activities from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lowry Park Band Shell, 7350 N Boulevard. Pet-friendly. Free.
Real Housewives: The breakout stars of Bravo's The Real Housewives of New York City, Alex McCord and Simon van Kempen, will be at Borders today signing their book Little Kids, Big City, about raising kids in an urban scene. It's 2 p.m. at South Tampa Borders, 909 N Dale Mabry Highway.
Florida Conversations: The Tampa Bay History Center features author Miles Harvey, who wrote Painter in a Savage Land: The Strange Saga of Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues. It's 3 p.m. at Tampa Bay History Center, 801 Old Water St., Tampa.
KIDS AND FAMILY
Tampa Bay Rays: It's Family Fun Day, and the first 10,000 kids get a Ben Zobrist Zorilla Gorilla Webkinz. Then after the game against Toronto, kids get to run the bases. The first pitch is at 1:40 p.m. Get your tickets at tampabayrays.com.
When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story, 9 p.m., CBS: Wonder how Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon were founded? Sit back while Winona Ryder and Barry Pepper regale you with tales of the Depression, miscarriage and job loss in a cheery pick-me-up that has gotten pretty good reviews.
The 2010 TV Land Awards, 9 p.m., TV Land: How can they give out awards for any of this stuff? These shows have been off the air for years.
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