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Things to do Saturday, June 2

Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw: The two titans of country music kick off a Brothers of the Sun joint tour that launches in Tampa. With guests Jake Owen and Grace Potter and the Nocturnals. Show is at 4:30 p.m., but parking lots open at 10 a.m. at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. $29.50-$255.50. (813) 350-6500.

Downtown Digital: DJs will spin house, dubstep, electro and more throughout the day and night at venues in downtown St. Petersburg, including Jannus Live, Vintage Ultra Lounge, Bar Milo and more. It starts at noon in downtown St. Petersburg. $25. (727) 565-0551. See digi-fest.com for more info.

Cirque Over the Park: Moving Arts of Tampa Bay blends dance, circus arts, acrobatics and musical theater into a colorful show, with music by Justin and Travis of the Groves and the Fencewalk Band. It's at 5 p.m. at Curtis Hixon Park in Tampa. $25, $75 VIP, 11 and younger free. (727) 686-9110; cirqueoverthepark.com.

Exposed Elements Pop Up Art Show: Local artists present "Life is not always black & white," an evening of fine art, live music, wine and appetizers. Exposed Elements brings in guest artists for these one-day exhibits, and offers an interactive public project (this time it's the second stage of the giant human puppet). It's at 4 p.m. at 401 Corbett St. in Downtown Clearwater. Free.

Kids and family

Capitol Classics Family Movie Series: E.T.: It's the 30th anniversary screening of Steven Spielberg's '80s classic about a lonely boy who befriends an extraterrestrial. See it at 3 p.m. at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $5.

To watch

SEASON PREMIERE It's Me or the Dog, 7 p.m., Animal Planet The answer is always so simple — the dog.

More to explore

Find 20 things to do for $5 at tampabay.com/things-to-do.

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