Make us your home page
Instagram
Things to do Things to Do
 Today's TipSheet

Things to do in Tampa Bay for July 30

Muvico Free Summer Film Fest: Happy Feet Two: Muvico's summer movie series brings the sequel to the animated penguin classic back to the big screen. See it at Baywalk 20 in St. Petersburg, Palm Harbor 10, and Starlight 20 and Centro Ybor 20 in Tampa. Movie starts at 10 a.m. Free. (727) 502-9573.

Jonny Reno's Yappy Hour: Bring your pooch for a dog-friendly happy hour featuring drink specials and a special canine menu. Happy hour starts at 6 p.m. at the Kitchen, 226 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 565-0540.

Apron's Cooking Classes: Dinner at the Diner: Learn to make diner classics with a twist, like Angus patty melt paninis, Reuben on rye, meatloaf au jus, and a homemade chocolate hazelnut ''dry ice'' milkshake. Class begins at 6 p.m. at Apron's Cooking School, Publix Supermarket, 7835 Gunn Highway, Tampa. $40. (813) 926-4465.

Clearwater Threshers vs. Palm Beach Cardinals: It's $1 night with $1 general admission tickets, beer, soda, hot dogs and more. Game starts at 7 p.m. at Bright House Field, 601 N Old Coachman Road, Clearwater. (727) 467-4467.

The Underpants: This play combines playwright Steve Martin's wacky sense of humor with intelligent insight into human nature. It's at 8 p.m. at the Florida Studio Theatre Keating Mainstage, 1241 N Palm Ave., Sarasota. $18-$42. (941) 366-9000.

TO WATCH

SERIES PREMIERE Capture, 9 p.m., CW A reality show with a premise eerily similar to The Hunger Games or The Running Man. People will be literally slaughtered in prime time by 2025, for sure.

SERIES PREMIERE The Profit, 10 p.m., CNBC The CEO of Camping World, a store that actually sells RVs, offers businesses a hunk of cash to turn things around in exchange for a cut of the windfall. And perhaps firing the owner of the company.

MORE TO EXPLORE

Find the most recent concert news and reviews at tampabay.com/things-to-do.

COMING UP

Jonas Brothers: Joe, Nick and Kevin have taken a break to pursue solo work and TV gigs, but now they're testing out the comeback trail with a show Saturday at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre. $29.50-$79.50. (813) 740-2446.

Whitesnake: Steered by rock god David Coverdale, the band hit it big in the '80s with Is This Love and Here I Go Again — remember Tawny Kitaen in the MTV video? Oh, yeah. They'll bring some new material too to Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater on Thursday. $34.50-$150. (727) 791-7400.

Shark Week: Between the Sharknado sensation and the ceaseless popularity of Shark Week (which starts Sunday on the Discovery Channel), it's clear that sharks are having a moment. Local attractions are jumping into the pool, kicking off shark-themed events Saturday at the Florida Aquarium and at the Museum of Science and Industry in Tampa. Plus, Jaws is the summer classic movie Sunday at the Tampa Theatre ($9).

Things to do in Tampa Bay for July 30 07/29/13 [Last modified: Monday, July 29, 2013 12:23pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Bar review: Les Partners Lounge goes old-school in Clearwater

    Bars & Spirits

    There are some local places that I'm shocked aren't more well known, and I think that's the result of a general aversion to stepping out of one's comfort zone. I make regular concerted efforts to step outside of mine, which often leads me to strange and rewarding drinking establishments.

    Les Partners Lounge is an old-school, smoker-friendly cocktail lounge and live music venue tucked away in a nondescript shopping plaza in Island Estates.
  2. Local craft beer of the week: Plongeur a L'eponge, Saint Somewhere Brewing Co.

    Bars & Spirits

    Tarpon Springs' Saint Somewhere Brewing Co. has a somewhat idiosyncratic approach to wild ale brewing, utilizing an open brewing approach involving uncovered fermenters in order to brew beer with local ambient microbes, reminiscent in some ways to the fermentation techniques used by rustic farmhouse breweries in Belgium …

     Plongeur a?€š€™L?ˆš??ponge, Saint Somewhere Brewing Company, 6/23/17  Electric Chair Sour Shandy, Angry Chair Brewing, 6/30/17   Pulp Friction Grapefruit IPA, Motorworks Brewing 7/7/17
  3. ‘80s acts dominate lineup of 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival

    Blogs

    Oh, yes. Christmas is coming early this year to ‘80s fans in Florida. Disney’s Epcot Center has announced the lineup to its “Eat to the Beat” concert series that coincides with their annual International Food & Wine Festival.

  4. Equality Florida leader honored at Tampa U2 concert

    Briefs

    TAMPA — Equality Florida director Nadine Smith couldn't attend last week's U2 concert in Tampa, but she can tell you which of her friends had great seats for the June 14 show at Raymond James Stadium.

    Nadine Smith, Equality Florida founder and CEO, received a unique distinction last week when U2 included her in a montage of photos saluting activism and women leaders.
  5. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for June 23

    Events

    Leslie Odom Jr.: A solo concert by the Broadway star who won a Tony for his performance as Aaron Burr in Hamilton. 7 p.m., Ferguson Hall at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $35.50-$55.50. (813) 229-7827.

    Leslie Odom Jr. accepts the award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical in "Hamilton"  during the 70th Annual Tony Awards  on June 12, 2016.  (Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions)