Friday, September 21, 2018
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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sunday, Sept. 16

Nick Cannon Presents Wild ‘n’ Out Live: The hugely successful TV series created and hosted by Nick Cannon is on its first full length tour featuring stand up performances by fan favorite cast members, live interaction with the audience participating in Wild ‘N’ Out’s most popular game segments with Nick and cast, and a live performance from today’s most popular hip-hop stars. 8 p.m., Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. $31.25-$145.75. (813) 301-2500; amaliearena.com.

Sunny Sweeny: Country music artist will perform in anticipation of her new album Trophy along with performances from Mickey Lamantia and the Hummingbirds. 5 p.m., Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road, Tampa. $12-$15. $75 VIP. (813) 971-0666; skipperssmokehouse.com.

All the Hits of the ‘60s: Rick Moock, of the 97th Regimental String Band, discusses songs Civil War era soldiers sang in camp and on the battlefield. Takes place in the Pinellas Room. 2 p.m., Heritage Village, 11909 125th St., Largo. Free (donations appreciated). (727) 582-2123; pinellascounty.org/heritage.

Buckler’s Craft Show: Award winning crafters from across the country exhibit and sell Christmas items, clothing, toys, folk art, baked goods and more. 10 a.m., Florida State Fairgrounds, 4802 U.S. 301 N, Tampa. $6, 12 and younger free. (386) 860-0092; www.bucklercraftfair.com.

The Last Goodbye: In partnership with other leading Holocaust museums and educators, the museum offers the first virtual reality film to take audiences through a concentration camp, running daily through Jan 16. This 17-minute virtual reality experience is available to one person at a time, with only two time-slots offered every hour. Call the museum at (727) 820-0100 ext. 226 to schedule. Included with admission 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Florida Holocaust Museum, 55 Fifth St. S, St. Petersburg. $16, $14 seniors, $8 ages 7-17, military/USF students/ages 6 and younger free. (727) 820-0100; flholocaustmuseum.org.

Roller Derby Battle: Bring a chair or blanket for track side viewing as the Revolution Roller Derby’s Valkyries women’s team takes on the Palm Coast Roller Derby. Donations of canned goods, household items and gift cards will be collected for Sunrise of Pasco County Domestic and Sexual Violence Center. 5:30 p.m., SpinNations Skating Center, 8345 Congress St., Port Richey. $12; bring a donation for $2 off entry. (727) 280-7981.

Crossdresser For Christ The Musical: Starring Ginger Minj from Season 7 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, it’s an evening of comedy as Ginger takes sinners and saints on a wild ride through the adventures of her life. 8 p.m., Jaeb Theater at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $27.83. (813) 229-7827; strazcenter.org.

Joanne Shaw Taylor: British guitarist and UK star will perform with special guest JD Simo. 8 p.m., Murray Theatre at the Marcia P. Hoffman School of the Arts at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $25-$35. (727) 712-2706.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Dog Day at the Rays: It’s Family Fun Day and also the annual Dog Day at the Rays game against the Athletics. There will be giveaways, a doggie kissing booth for photo ops and a Plinko game to benefit animal charities. For $30 you get a seat for you and your pup on the tbt* Party Deck. 1:10 p.m., Tropicana Field, 1 Tropicana Drive, St. Petersburg. Ticket prices vary by game. Toll-free 1-888-326-7297; tampabay.rays.mlb.com.

Sportstember: Marking the museum’s eighth birthday, everyone gets $8 general admission for exhibits focusing on health, wellness, nutrition and fitness. Valid through Sept. 30. 1 p.m., Glazer Children’s Museum, 110 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa. $8. (813) 443-3861; glazermuseum.org.

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