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Tampa Bay Rays See what the Oakland A's have in store for the Rays tonight and Tuesday at 7:10 at Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $9 in advance, $11 at door. Toll-free 1-888-326-7297. raysbaseball.com.
Save Country Legends Cafe Poison's drummer, Rikki Rockett, and his fiance, Melanie Martel, are attempting a rescue mission for this favorite haunt in Dunedin hit hard by the economy. Tonight's openers include Chad Montana, Jay Maddox, Kevin Stover and Suite Caroline. Call (727) 736-4247 for tickets at the cafe at 1568 Main St. $25. The show starts at 5 p.m.
Film and Q&A The American premiere of The Grind, starring C. Thomas Howell and Tom Sizemore, will be hosted by Sunscreen Film Festival at 7 tonight at the University of Tampa's Reeves Theater, 401 W Kennedy Blvd. in Tampa. Produced by St. Petersburg native Robert Enriquez, the film premiered at the 2008 Cannes Film Festival. Enriquez will answer audience questions following the film. Seating at the free screening is available on a first-come basis.
Meet and Greet with Dokken Meet the members of the classic heavy metal band in the Lobby Bar at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, 5223 N Orient Road, in Tampa tonight from 7 to 8. Get there early for a good spot to score an autograph or chat with them. 18 and older only.
WarGames — 25th Anniversary Event Sure, Matthew Broderick is a middle-aged dad now. But in 1983 he and Ally Sheedy were teenaged Cold War heros. Catch not-seen-before interviews with the cast and crew and get a sneak peek at the making of the sequel, WarGames: The Dead Code at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Citrus Park 20, 7999 Citrus Park Town Center Mall, Tampa. $10. (813) 920-7471.
Zombie Bikini Night at Beach Theatre Expanding on their usual Rocky Horror film night, the Beach Theatre shows Return of the Living Dead at 10 Saturday and is bringing in a punk band and a live cast, Interchangeable Parts, to add a zombie touch to a midnight showing of Rocky Horror Picture Show. The Beach Theatre is at 315 Corey Ave., St. Pete Beach. $5 per film or $8 for combo ticket to both. (727) 360-6697. beachtheatre.com.
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