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WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 21:  Iliza Shlesinger attends the 11th Annual COMEDY FOR A CAUSE Benefiting The Hollywood Wilshire YMCA at The Laugh Factory on October 21, 2014 in West Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Araya Diaz/Getty Images for Hollywood Wilshire YMCA)

Things to do Planner: Wayne Brady at Busch Gardens, Burger & Beer Bash

Cerveza Service: Beach blanket beer delivery Sure it's a publicity stunt, but thirsty beachgoers will be able to have beer delivered to their beach blanket at Archibald Beach Park in Madeira Beach on Saturday. In a one-day partnership between Corona and the alcohol delivery service Klink, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat …


  1. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Aug. 30

    Goo Goo Dolls: Together since 1986, this American rock band has evolved with the times and is on tour promoting its latest album, Something for the Rest of Us. 7:30 p.m., Hard Rock Live/Cafe Orlando, 6050 Universal Blvd., Orlando. $48.50-$115.50. (407) 351-5483.
    IMAGE DISTRIBUTED FOR NFL - The Goo Goo Dolls perform at the St. George Theatre in Staten Island, N.Y., on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Johnny Rzeznik sings and plays guitar. Russ DeSantis/AP Images for NFL)
  2. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of Aug. 29th-Sept. 4

    Gecko Fest: This whimsical family street festival in Gulfport and "Zyde-Geck-O" second line parade with a 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea theme also celebrates Labor Day weekend and the end of summer. Enjoy live music on two stages and street performers. Costumes are strongly encouraged. The free event runs from 10 …
    Anne Glover | Times  Description: Gecko items you can buy in Gulfport at the Gecko fest.  These colorful gecko wood blocks are available at Domain on Beach Boulevard, starting at $25.
  3. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Aug. 28

    The Pirates of Penzance: This re-imagining of the G & S masterpiece takes place on a spaceship. 2 and 7 p.m., Freefall Theatre, 6099 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $21-$48. (727) 498-5205.
    Kelly Pekar (left) and Hannah Benitez play Edith and Kate in Freefall Theatre's adaptation of Gilbert and Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance.  [Courtesy of Allison Lynn Photography]
  4. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Aug. 27

    Drake: The superstar singer who had a monumental nine-week run at No. 1 this summer with his Views album brings along Future, Roy Woods and DVSN. The show is essentially sold out, but more seats may open up closer to the event date. 7 p.m., Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. $49.50-$149.50. (813) …
    Drake performs in concert as part of the Summer Sixteen Tour in New York.  Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File
  5. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Aug. 26

    Red Carpet Series: Wayne Brady: The park's new concert series is a more theatrical-style evening event inside the 1,100-seat Moroccan Palace Theatre. Each show will feature cocktails and hors d'oeuvres for purchase. The actor, singer and comedian is known for his role on the improvisational show, Whose Line Is …
    LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 08: Actor Wayne Brady poses in the press room at The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 8, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
  6. Dunedin center's wearable art show takes it to the edge with extravagant attire

    DUNEDINThe Dunedin Fine Art Center's beloved Wearable Art Fashion Show is now in its 12th year and that means adolescent hormones are in high gear.
    Beth Warmath works on a dragon head that will be part of a 30-foot dragon, one of the Garden Fairies' presentations in this year's Wearable Art 12. They are one of ten designing groups showing looks on the runway. The Dunedin Fine Art Center's Wearable Art 12 fashion show is Sat., Aug. 27. Emceeing This year's show will be Paul Wilborn and Eugenie Bondurant who played Tigris from The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part II.