Wednesday, November 14, 2018
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Top things to do in Tampa Bay on June 16

Maroon 5: Three-time Grammy award-winning multiplatinum band hits the stage with opener Julia Michaels, a best new artist Grammy nominee and prodigious songwriter who contributed to a couple of new songs on Red Pill Blues. 8 p.m. Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. $45.75-$145.75. (813) 301-2500. Amaliearena.com.

The Illusionists: Live from Broadway: A group of five magicians perform a range of styles from escapism to comedic magic. 2 and 8 p.m., Ferguson Hall at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. Start at $35. (813) 229-7827; strazcenter.org.

Clyde Butcher: Visions of Dali’s Spain: It’s opening day for this exhibit of the famed Florida landscape photographer who traveled to Dali’s native region of Catalonia to capture its spirit and dramatic landscape. Remains on display through Nov. 25. 10 a.m., Dali Museum, 1 Dali Blvd. (Bayshore Drive SE and Fifth Avenue SE), St. Petersburg. $24, $22 seniors, $17 students/ages 13-17, $10 ages 6-12, 5 and younger free. $10 after 5 p.m. Thursdays. (727) 823-3767; thedali.org.

Strait of Gibraltar: Things get complicated, in this romance-turned-thriller. Through June 17. 3 and 8 p.m., American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $39. (727) 823-7529; americanstage.org.

Bret Ernst: He first gained notoriety after appearing in Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Comedy Show and went on to have a recurring role on the Showtime series Weeds. 6, 8 and 10:30 p.m., Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $10-$16.50. (813) 960-1197; sidesplitterscomedy.com.

Happy Birthday [email protected]: Celebrate the arts collective’s 14th birthday with live music by the Lounge Cats, art, dancing and cake. 6:20 p.m., [email protected], 620 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 895-6620; thestudioat620.org.

Tony Rock: Brooklyn-bred Tony Rock, the younger brother of Chris Rock, has stepped into his own as an actor and comedian. He’s the host of the HBO’s All Def Comedy and appeared in the film Couples Night. 7:30 and 10 p.m., Improv Comedy Theater, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $20. (813) 864-4000; improvtampa.com.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Sports Card Show: A collection of baseball, basketball, football and hockey cards with memorabilia, autographs, comics, Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh supplies. 8 a.m., Big Top Flea Market, 9250 E Fowler Ave., Thonotosassa. Free. (813) 380-7676; tampacardshow.com.

Sunshine State Clusters: Features thousands of dogs in all breeds, even junior dogs, competing in showmanship, obedience and rally. Also includes a rowdie dock diving session, dog health clinics, scent work and a barn hunt. 8 a.m., Florida State Fairgrounds, 4802 U.S. 301 N, Tampa. $5, children free; $6 parking. (727) 530-0500; floridastatefair.com.

Pop Up Art: Families can come by for an afternoon of art-making activities in the Grand Hall. Paid admission to the museum is not required. 11 a.m., Imagine Museum, 1901 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 300-1700; imaginemuseum.com.

TO WATCH

Love at First Dance, 9 p.m., Hallmark: Mushy movie alert! A woman is hired to teach Manhattan’s former "Most Eligible Bachelor" how to dance for his wedding and, yes — you guessed it — certain feelings begin to develop.

MORE TO EXPLORE

Discover more art exhibits at tampabay.com/things-to-do.

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