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  1. Bollywood leading man Shahid Kapoor expected at TIA this afternoon

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    TAMPA — The bay area should get its first look at the scene on the green carpet of International Indian Film Academy Monday afternoon.

  2. IIFA notes: No live broadcast of Bollywood film awards

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    TAMPA — Without tickets to Saturday's International Indian Film Academy awards show, chances are slim of witnessing the extravaganza staged at Raymond James Stadium.

    A giant stage is under construction at Raymond James Stadium for the International Indian Film Academy awards.
  3. Things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of April 21

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    Bollywood Oscars: Stars are arriving for the International Indian Film Academy awards, which are Saturday at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. But things get going Wednesday with the free block party in Curtis Hixon Park called IIFA Stomp, featuring DJs and lots of dancing. If you want to shop everything India, …

  4. At Mainsail, art takes center stage

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    ST. PETERSBURG — The Mainsail Art Festival brought art lovers to Vinoy Park on Saturday.

    Vincent Colucci, of Clearwater, gets a closer look at the kinetic steel outdoor sculptures by Frederick Prescott, of Sante Fe, at the Mainsail Art Festival in St. Petersburg’s Vinoy Park Saturday, April 19, 2014. “I love art for the yard,” said Colucci. “I could just stick it outside my window and just watch it.” Prescott has exhibited his work worldwide and created commission pieces for Walt Disney Co., Porsche, and the Chicago Bulls. His sculptures are also in public parks. The 39th annual two-day festival features over 250 exhibiting artists from all over the U.S. and specializing in mediums including: ceramics, fibers, glass, jewelry, metal, mixed media, oil/acrylic, photography, sculpture, watercolor and wood. Mainsail continues Sunday 10 AM - 5 PM.
  5. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for April 20

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    Mainsail Arts Festival: This annual festival is one of the area's best outdoor shows with more than 250 artists on display. Today features music by Shaun Hopper (1-2 p.m.), Come Back Alice (2:15-3:30 p.m.) and TC Carr and the Bolts of Blue with Josh Nelms (3:45-5 p.m.). It starts at 10 a.m., Vinoy Park, 501 Fifth …

  6. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for April 19

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    Record Store Day: Today is a glorious all-day bonanza for geeked-out vinyl and music fans, with lots of exclusive one-day-only merchandise at indie record shops. Daddy Kool, Mojo Books and Music in Tampa, Bananas Music and Movies, Microgroove Records and more will be spinning, selling, even serving up drinks and …