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Things to do in Tampa Bay for June 5

Mayor's Food Truck Fiesta: Join Mayor Buckhorn as food trucks line up for this lunchtime event in downtown Tampa. This month's fiesta will feature Not Your Ordinary Food Truck, Dude & His Food, Dochos, Maggie on the Move, Michelle Faedo and more. The trucks open up at 11 a.m. in Lykes Gaslight Square Park, 410 Franklin St., Tampa.

Taj Mahal: The musician celebrates four decades of blues, roots and reggae. He is one of the most influential blues musicians of all time and has scored two Grammy awards from his albums. Concert starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $42-$55. (727) 822-3590.

ZZ Ward: To the unseasoned ear, ZZ Ward's boisterous vocal on cuts like Put The Gun Down and Move Like U Stole It could easily be mistaken for Adele. She performs at 7:30 p.m. at the Ritz Ybor, 1503 E Seventh Ave., Tampa. $15. (813) 247-2555.

Tropicana Field Ballpark Tours: Take a 90-minute, behind-the-scenes tour of the home of the Tampa Bay Rays. See the Rays' dugout, Press Box, Touch Tank, 162 Landing, Hitters Hall of Fame and more. Still and video cameras welcome. Tour begins at 10 a.m. at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg. $9, $8 ages 65 and older, $7 ages 3-14, 2 and younger free. Toll-free 1-888-326-7297.

TO WATCH

CMT Music Awards 2013, 8 p.m., CMT Jason Aldean and Kristen Bell host the fans' choice awards, which should always be the most important style of award show, but never is. Like we care what the rest of Nashville thinks about Taylor Swift.

SEASON PREMIERE Chef Robli & Co., 10 p.m., Bravo Catering to A-listers must be very difficult. You have to both make food that will impress them, then not be offended when they don't eat it because they're starving themselves.

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COMING UP

Fleetwood Mac: This is the enduring rock band's first tour since 2009. The lineup includes all the biggies — Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks — except Christine McVie. Show is Friday at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa. $36.75-$146.75. (813) 301-2500.

Things to do in Tampa Bay for June 5 06/04/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, June 4, 2013 6:04pm]
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