Things to do this week
Seminole Hard Rock Girls 2009 calendar signing: All the lovely ladies from the annual calendar will be on hand to sign your new calendar and pose for pictures. You'll save $5 off the regular purchase price, plus proceeds from the signing go to The Spring of Tampa Bay, the largest domestic violence shelter in Florida. 1 p.m.-8 p.m., Lobby Bar at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, 5223 N Orient Road, Tampa.
Hunks for the Holidays: The World Famous Chippendales: Now it's the ladies turn. The famous show is not just another striptease, it's a full Broadway-style show with costumes and choreography. 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Side Splitters Comedy Club. 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. (813) 960-1197. $20-$42.
Holiday Ale Festival: It's common knowledge that too much to drink makes everyone else a bit more attractive. If you want to improve your visual surroundings — or just enjoy fine beers — head over to New World Brewery and sample from more than 50 specialty winter brews.
St. Petersburg Boat Show and Strictly Sale: Hundreds of boats on display, seminars on all aspects of boating and sailing, fishing clinics for all ages and an accessories tent with 275 booths. Noon- 6 p.m. Thur., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Fri. and Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. Mahaffey Theater Yacht Basin, St. Petersburg. $10 adult at gate, $8 online; $5 ages 6-15 at gate, $3 online; children 5 and younger free.
— Adam Newman [email protected]