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Things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 4

Barkarilla: The Pooch Parade: Dress your four-legged friend like a pirate and bring him out for some dog-friendly Gasparilla fun. Barkarilla includes a costumed dog parade, prizes for best costumes, pooch owner look-a-like contest, pet photos and more. Proceeds benefit Animal Based Charities Inc. and it starts at noon at the Dirty Shame, 1929 E Seventh Ave., Tampa. $5, dogs free. (813) 971-7732.

Ron White: Also known as Tater Salad, the Blue Collar Comedy Tour member and author of the New York Times bestselling book I Had the Right to Remain Silent But I Didn't Have the Ability brings his standup show to Lakeland. See him at 7 p.m. at Lakeland Center Youkey Theatre, 701 W Lime St., Lakeland. $41.75-$51.75. (863) 834-8111.

Sunset Cinema at Pier 60: Man Of Steel: Bring blankets or low lawn chairs to watch a free screening of the 2013 Superman flick starring Henry Cavill and Amy Adams. Show starts around 6:30 p.m. at Pier 60 in Clearwater Beach. Free. (727) 449-1036.

Train Weekend: Kids of all ages can ride the miniature train all weekend starting at 10 a.m. at Largo Central Park, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo. Free (donations appreciated). (727) 587-6740 ext. 5014.


SEASON PREMIERE The Incredible Dr. Pol, 9 p.m., Nat Geo A mysterious cow, an irritated goat and a chameleon named Pickles are all in a day's work for Dr. Pol.


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