Things to do in Tampa Bay on May 7

Tim McGraw: Mr. Faith Hill sets aside his acting gigs to hit the Ford Amphitheatre in Tampa with two hot country bands, Lady Antebellum and Love and Theft at 7 p.m. $25-$65. (813) 740-2446.

Dom Irrera: See "the king of (comic) clubs" at 8 and 10 p.m. today and Saturday at Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $18-$20 advance, $2 additional day of show. (813) 960-1197.

Florida Orchestra Blue Planet Live: Projectors will splash scenes from the sea onto a huge screen while the orchestra plays George Fenton's score at 8 p.m. at Carol Morsani Hall at the Straz Center in Tampa. $25-$65. floridaorchestra.org.

Lipizzan Stallions: The stallions will perform a benefit show for Saddle Up Riding Club's Equine Assisted Therapeutic Program. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. for viewing the horses and photos. Shows are 6 p.m. today-Sunday at Helen Howarth Park Horse Arena, 6031 94th Ave. N, Pinellas Park. $15 advance, $20 at the gate; ages 5-12 $10 advance, $15 at the gate; 4 and younger no fee. (727) 520-3132.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Chalk Walk Festival: More than 45 artists will create fleeting masterpieces in sidewalk squares in Old Hyde Park Village in Tampa starting at 8:30 a.m. today, continuing through Sunday. Live music, children's chalk art, face painting. Free.

TO WATCH

(SEASON PREMIERE) Friday Night Lights, 8 p.m., NBC: Coach Taylor, played by Kyle Chandler, is now in charge of the East Dillon Lions, which is kind of what it felt like when Tony Dungy started coaching the Colts.

MORE TO EXPLORE

From family time to date night, find ideas at tampabay.com/thingstodo.

CORRECTIONS

• The Tampa Bay Symphony concert with its young artist competition winner is 4 p.m. Sunday at the Straz Center in Tampa. A wrong venue was listed in Thursday's Weekend section.

• Phone number for tickets to shows at Clearwater's Capitol Theatre is (727) 791-7400. Weekend listed an incorrect number.

• Opening reception for Emerging: New Directions New Works at the Suntan Arts Center in St. Pete Beach is 4-6 p.m. Saturday. The time was incorrect in Weekend.

Things to do in Tampa Bay on May 7 05/06/10 [Last modified: Friday, May 7, 2010 9:25am]

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