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The DayStarter: Bolts-Pens Game 7 drama tonight, free sunscreen for Tampa parks debated — and our Florida theme parks guide

Warm, dry weather is expected to continue today, according to 10Weather WTSP. Highs will flirt with 90.

•The Tampa City Council meets at 9 a.m. and is expected to discuss the idea of letting a nonprofit that fights skin cancer put free sunscreen dispensers at some city parks. Follow Rick Danielson on Twitter (@Danielson_Times) for updates.

• Bourbon lovers, have you noticed your drink of choice is harder to come by these days? That's because bourbon, buoyed by Mad Men and hipsters everywhere, is very popular right now. A few other factors have come together to make the drink difficult to stock for Tampa Bay area bars and liquor stores.

• Tampa Bay's largest company by revenue, Tech Data, will release its earnings report this morning. Check for a report at tampabay.com/money.

• Have you noticed all the big Tampa Bay Lightning banners hanging up around town? Business reporter Alli Knothe will take you behind the scenes to tell you how the banners are made and how they wind up where they do. Check out her later this morning at tampabay.com/money.

• Speaking of the Lightning, the team returns to Pittsburgh tonight for a Game 7 battle that will determine whether Tampa's team makes it to the Stanley Cup final. Follow all the action at tampabay.com/lightning.

• There was a very strange marketing campaign overseas recently promoting tourism to Florida, including Tampa Bay. All we'll say is it involved people being painted as alligators and put on an airport runway. We're still investigating, but we hope to have a full story for you sometime today at tampabay.com/money.

• Buckle up: Summer's coming, and we have everything you need to know about what's new at Florida's theme parks and attractions this summer — from Orlando's first hypercoaster to a new snake-themed spinning coaster at Busch Gardens to little girls finally getting a Frozen ride in Walt Disney World. Keep your arms and legs in the vehicle as we shoot you through a summer of fun.

• Here are the top things to do today around Tampa Bay, including the popular family and date night option of Movies and Music in the Park, this time with a treat for David Bowie fans.

The Tampa Bay Lightning celebrate center Brian Boyle's (11) goal that narrowed the Pittsburgh Penguins lead to 3-2 in the third period of game six of the Eastern Conference Finals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, May 24, 2016.

LOREN ELLIOTT | Times

The Tampa Bay Lightning celebrate center Brian Boyle's (11) goal that narrowed the Pittsburgh Penguins lead to 3-2 in the third period of game six of the Eastern Conference Finals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, May 24, 2016.

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