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Things to do Tuesday, April 29

For those of you following Sheryl Crow since her Tuesday Night Music Club days, here you go.

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For those of you following Sheryl Crow since her Tuesday Night Music Club days, here you go.

To do today

Sheryl Crow The nine-time Grammy winner is coming to Ruth Eckerd Hall tonight to do more than soak up the sun. The show is at 8 at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $46-$60.50. (727) 791-7400.

Blake High School Jazz Ensemble The ensemble and combo join notable local talent such as Eric Darius, Belinda Womack, Jose Balentino, James Crumbly, Jack Wilkins, Thomas Ziegelhofer and the Mike MacArthur Group to present "A Night of Jazz — A Tribute to Thomas Ziegelhofer" tonight at 7 in the Don Thompson Theater at Blake School of the Arts, 1701 N Boulevard, Tampa. Tickets are $7-$10 and $3-$5 for students. Call (813) 272-3422, ext. 647.

Ozomatli The Grammy-winning nine-piece band is renowned for both its high-energy live performances and its diversity — both in look and sound. They have shades of salsa, jazz, funk, hip-hop, reggae and Latin in their music. They play at 8 tonight at Jannus Landing, 16 Second St. N, St. Petersburg. $15.99. (727) 896-2276.

Dali and film lecture series Tonight, this series, which complements the current Dali & Film exhibition, is on the Making of 1965 BBC Film Dali in New York, by Jack Bond. It's at 7:30 at the Studio@620, 620 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 895-6620.

Free ice cream For 30 years, Ben & Jerry's has held a Free Cone Day to thank its customers, and that day is today. See you in line, from noon to 8 p.m.

— Sharon Kennedy Wynne

Coming up

TLC's Doug Wilson The creative designer from TLC's Trading Spaces and Moving Up has been appearing at casinos nationwide to help raffle winners sort through the risky business of home renovation. Bring your photo I.D. to the Hard Rock to receive a Players Club Card and become eligible to win hourly cash drawings and $25,000, and a home-decorating consultation with Wilson. It's Wednesday at 10 p.m. No purchase necessary. 5223 N Orient Road, Tampa, (813) 627-7625;

Same Love, Same Rights LGBT Wedding and Family Expo Gay weddings are more than a political statement, they can be an excuse for over-the-top fabulosity. So Sunday's gathering from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront, 333 First St. S, will have more than ice sculptures. Check out the tuxeda (tuxedos for women) and unusual cake toppers. Free. Call (866) 251-1564 or go to

— Sharon Kennedy Wynne

Things to do Tuesday, April 29 04/28/08 [Last modified: Tuesday, April 29, 2008 7:33am]
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