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  1. 5 things to do under $5 Aug. 21-27

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    1 "Toons" opening reception: The Bluelucy artists collective can always be counted on for a fun party for its opening receptions at its gallery in St. Petersburg, but with the small space in its Ybor branch, the fun will be on the walls — with art inspired by classic cartoons — and the partying will …

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  2. Pasco Things to Do for the weekend of Aug. 22

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    See ya later, summer: The New Port Richey Parks and Recreation Department hosts a Summer's End Party from 7:30 to 10:30 tonight at the Recreation and Aquatic Center, 6630 Van Buren St., New Port Richey. Features swimming, music provided by a DJ, games and concessions. Admission is $3. For …

  3. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Aug. 20

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    Bo Dacious: This comic, who is D.L. Hughley's longtime opening act, is known for quick wit, all-races humor and a remarkable singing voice. See him perform at 8 p.m. at Improv Comedy Theater, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $10. (813) 864-4000.

  4. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Aug. 19

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    Movies on the Patio: Airplane: Costumes are encouraged for this '80s cult classic. Surely, you say, that can't be serious. It is serious, and don't call us Shirley. It's at 7 p.m. at Dalí Museum, 1 Dalí Blvd., St. Petersburg; museum galleries are closed. Free. (727) 823-3767.

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L to R Otto, the autopilot, Leslie Nielsen and Robert Hayes from the 1980 movie Airplane!
  5. Top things to do in Tampa Bay the week of Aug. 18-24

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    Tailgate Taste Fest: Bay area restaurants dish up tailgate food faves with family games and live entertainment Saturday at Curtis Hixon Park. But the real entertainment is a big-screen telecast of the Bucs vs. Buffalo Bills matchup. $20 advance, $25 day of event, $100 VIP. (813) 342-4058.

    (4)  Lindsey Ritter (cq from mother / 5 yrs.old / left), Jake Petterson (cq from mother / 5 yrs.old / center) and Ryan Ritter (cq from mother / 3 yrs.old / right) stand in the shadow of the T-Rex at Dinosaur World on Thursday (12/18/03) --  Photos for a feature story on Dinosaur World, located at 5145 Harvey Tew Road in Hillsborough County just off I-4 at Exit 17.
  6. Top things to do in Tampa Bay Aug. 17

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    Motley Crue: This is one show fans won't want to miss as Alice Cooper opens for the legendary metal band during "The Final Tour," at 7 p.m., MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds, 4802 U.S. 301 N, Tampa. $20-$119. (813) 740-2446.

    Vince Neil, from left, Nikki Sixx, Mick Mars, and Tommy Lee pose for a photo at Motley Crue and Kiss the 2012 Mega Tour news conference, Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, in Los Angeles. KISS and Motley Crue will launch their 40 city tour on July 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Katy Winn)