Things to do today
Matt and Ben This bromantic comedy about Hollywood best friends Matt Damon and Ben Affleck was written by Mindy Kaling and is filled with her quintessential sass. Case in point: Two women play the title roles. Show starts at 8 p.m. in Creative Loafing's CL Space, 1911 N 13th St., Ybor City. $15; $10 students and military. (813) 739-4800.
Tamra Judge Cocktail Sampling Meet Tamra Judge of Real Housewives of Orange County as you sample Cuca Fresca cocktails. Judge also will pose for photos and sign bottles of Cuca Fresca. It starts at 3 p.m. at Total Wine & More, 1720 N Dale Mabry, Tampa. Free. (813) 350-9601.
Our Town Conversations: Dr. Jonathan M. Ellen The president and physician-in-chief of All Children's Hospital and professor of pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine will speak about the development of a new pediatric residency program in St. Petersburg. Come early for hors d'oeuvres and cocktails at Cafe Gala. Talk starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Dali Museum in St. Petersburg. $5 (reservations required). (727) 823-3767.
MC Chris The rapper is known for his intelligent rhymes and appearances on Adult Swim shows. The night also features Dr. Awkward, Jesse Dangerously, and Tribe One. 8 p.m. at Crowbar, 1812 N 17th St., Tampa. $13. (813) 241-8600.
Mike Winfield The comedian who hosts Fuse's show Off Beat performs at 8:30 p.m. at Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $10-$18.50. (813) 960-1197.
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