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 …
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 …
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.
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.
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.
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.