Top things to do in Tampa Bay for June 3

Tom Cruise in 'Top Gun'.  
Credit:  Paramount.
Tom Cruise in 'Top Gun'. Credit: Paramount.
Published June 1 2018

Sacred Art Tour: Eight monks have completed their sand mandala and today begin the Dissolution Ceremony at 1 p.m. Thatís right, after a week of painstaking creation, the mandala will be swept up and carried in a procession to the bay where it will be deposited with a Buddhist ceremony. Free. Florida CraftArt, 501 Central Ave.

Summer Classic Movie Series: Tampa Theatre kicks off the summer series with 1986ís Top Gun. 3 p.m., 711 Franklin St., Tampa. $10, $7 members. (813) 274-8982; tampatheatre.org.

Timecop1983: Electronica musical artist whose music is heavily inspired by music from the Ď80s that is cinematic and dreamy. 7 p.m., The Orpheum, 1915 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. $15-$30. (813) 248-9500; theorpheum.com.

Flatbush Zombies: American hip-hop group that channels the Ď90s East Coast rap era. 8 p.m., Ritz Ybor, 1503 E Seventh Ave., Tampa. $25-$35. (813) 247-2555; ritzybor.com.

Tampa Bay Home Show: The largest home show in Floridaís west coast brings the areaís top home improvement experts, along with more than 600 exhibits on home improvement. 10 a.m., Tropicana Field, 1 Tropicana Drive, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 893-8523; tampabay.com/expos.

St. Petersburg Opera: La Traviata: Verdiís popular opera follows the courtesan Violetta. 2 p.m., Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $20-$75. (727) 823-2040.; stpeteopera.org.

Crafty Fest: Monthly market with an artsy slant. 11 a.m., ARTpool Gallery, 2030 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 324-3878.

Strait of Gibraltar: Stick around after the show for a discussion with the cast. 3 p.m., American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $39. (727) 823-7529; americanstage.org.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Clearwater Threshers: Itís Dog Days of Summer and dogs get into the game for $6. 1 p.m., Spectrum Field, 601 N Old Coachman Road, Clearwater. $6-$10. (727) 467-4457; threshersbaseball.com.

Tampa Railfair and Model Train Show: Plenty of train history available at this event with more than 350 tables of model items in all gauges, railroad antiques, "rail buff" collectibles, working layouts and clinics. 9 a.m., Florida State Fairgrounds, 4802 U.S. 301 N, Tampa. $9, 11 and younger free. (813) 949-7197; gserr.com.

TO WATCH

SERIES PREMIERE Pose, 9 p.m., FX: The new dance musical series from prolific producer Ryan Murphy whisks viewers back to Reagan-era New York and into the ball culture world. The show features the largest cast of recurring LGBTQ actors ever for a scripted series.

SERIES PREMIERE Succession, 10 p.m. HBO: A new 10-episode drama, follows the fictional and supremely dysfunctional Roy family, which controls a massive media and entertainment conglomerate. They contemplate what the future will hold once their aging father begins to step back from the company.

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