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Things to do in Tampa Bay for May 1

Mayor's Food Truck Fiesta: Join Mayor Buckhorn as food trucks line up for this lunchtime event in downtown Tampa. This month showcases a new HART MetroRapid bus and includes American Weiner, Burger Culture, Maggie on the Move, Michelle Faedo, Hogfather and more. Trucks open at 11 a.m. at Lykes Gaslight Square Park, 410 Franklin St., Tampa. Prices vary.

Willie Nelson: After canceling a Feb. 2 show, the country singer will be On the Road again for this rescheduled concert, the day after his 80th birthday. Concert starts at 8 p.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Limited tickets available; they're $48.50-$100. (727) 791-7400.

Florida Orchestra Coffee Concert Series: Orchestra Showpieces: Stuart Malina conducts a program with Barber's Adagio for Strings, Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition and Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2. This annual coffee concert series features classical music served with complimentary coffee and doughnuts. Concert starts at 10 a.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $24-$42. (727) 892-3337.

The Amish Project: This one-woman play based on the real-life murder of Amish schoolgirls in Pennsylvania is a powerful night at the theater. See it at 8 p.m. at American Stage Theatre, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $39. (727) 823-7529.

TO WATCH

Manhunt, 8 p.m., HBO It's starting to look as though documentaries about killing Osama bin Laden are like reboots of superhero franchises — filmmakers will just keep cranking 'em out until the end of time.

SEASON FINALE The Americans, 10 p.m., FX The first season concludes with an episode titled "The Colonel." Man, how great would it be if this Cold War spy drama actually turned out to be about the hunt for the secret recipe for Kentucky Fried Chicken?

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Things to do in Tampa Bay for May 1 04/30/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 8:09pm]
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