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Things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 19

Florida Orchestra: Pops in the Park: Pack a picnic for this free outdoor concert of classics and movie and show music, always ending with the 1812 Overture and fireworks. It's quite the scene. It starts at 7 p.m. at Vinoy Park in St. Petersburg. Free.

The Lumineers: The popular folk rock band's foot-stomping, bar room singalong Ho Hey was one of the most inescapable hits of 2012. Joining them are local favorites Dr. Dog and Nathaniel Rateliff. Concert starts at 7:15 p.m. at the University of South Florida Sun Dome, 4202 E Fowler Ave., Tampa. $22.50-$42.50. (813) 974-3004.

Green Bench Brewing Grand Opening: The brewhouse celebrates its public grand opening with a block party featuring food trucks on site, live music by RedFeather and Luxury Mane and collaborations on tap including Cigar City Brewing, 7venth Sun Brewing and Tampa Bay Brewing Company. Party starts at 3 p.m. at Green Bench Brewing Company, 1133 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 800-7836.

Club Cirque Festival: Steve Aoki, Borgore, Crizzly and rapper Waka Flocka Flame headline this inaugural festival with additional acts including Torro Torro, Schoolboy and Tampa's own Nerd Rage. Look out for two tents of music and circus-themed entertainment like acrobats, contortionists and sword swallowers. It starts at 6 p.m. at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. $27.50. (813) 350-6500.

Wendy Liebman: A regular on the late-night talk shows, the veteran comedian has done specials on HBO and Comedy Central. See her at 8 and 10:15 p.m. at Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $10-$14. (813) 960-1197.


Grave Halloween, 9 p.m., SyFy A college student wants to save the spirit of her dead mother. That usually doesn't happen to women until after they get out of college and realize their moms were right about a lot of things.


The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile will be in Sarasota on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Publix, 5804 Bee Ridge Road. An item on Friday's 2B page listed an incorrect day.


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