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Things to do in Tampa Bay for Feb. 8

Clearwater Beach Uncorked: Wine experts, brewmasters and chefs join forces so guests can indulge in their culinary creations. It starts at 1 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa, 301 S Gulfview Blvd., Clearwater. $85 per day; VIP $125. Admission includes access to the Uncorked Spirits Beach Bar and a dessert tent filled with sweets and sparkling wines. (954) 960-6083.

Kenny Loggins: In the '80s, he gained popularity as the movie soundtrack king, with I'm Alright (Caddyshack) and Footloose (Footloose), but he has been creating soft rock since the '70s. Fellow '70s band Pablo Cruise will open. Concert starts at 8 p.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $55-$95. (727) 791-7400.

Sant' Yago Illuminated Knight Parade: The night-time parade features more than 100 illuminated floats, marching bands, krewes and their royalty. It begins at 7 p.m. at Seventh Avenue and Nebraska Avenue, Ybor City. Free. (813) 241-6554.

Warhol Yourself: Self-Portrait Workshop: Bring the entire family, even the pets, to make Warhol-inspired pop-art portraits. In the style of Warhol's Marilyn Monroe, your photos will be taken, printed out in black and white on cardstock, and then you can color or paint them. It's at 3 p.m. at Morean Arts Center, 719 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $15 per portrait. (727) 822-7872, ext. 211.

Busch Gardens Serengeti Night Safari: Travel through the park's Edge of Africa in the dark while viewing the nighttime behaviors of lions, hippos, giraffes, rhinos and more, then cozy up around a bonfire. Before and after the safari, drinks, appetizers and desserts are provided in the Safari Club. Guests must be 21 and up to participate. It starts at 6:30 p.m. at Busch Gardens, 3605 Bougainvillea Ave., Tampa. $69 per person. Park admission not required. (813) 987-5600

TO WATCH

Lil Bub's Special Special, 9 p.m., Animal Planet Sorry, Grumpy Cat, Keyboard Cat and Nyan Cat. Only Lil Bub gets his own TV special co-starring Amy Sedaris. LOL!

The Girl He Met Online, 8 p.m., Lifetime A bipolar woman has trouble making relationships work until meeting the man of her dreams online. But then someone up and dies, which becomes a whole awkward thing.

MORE TO EXPLORE

For some alternative Valentine's Day date ideas, check out the #PlayTampaBay video at tampabay.com/things-to-do.

Things to do in Tampa Bay for Feb. 8 02/07/14 [Last modified: Friday, February 7, 2014 7:03pm]
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