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Things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 27

Florida Orchestra Pops: Cirque de la Symphonie: The Florida Orchestra accompanies veterans of Cirque du Soleil including aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, balancers and strongmen. Show starts at 7:30 p.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $15-$45. Toll-free 1-800-662-7286.

The Birds: Irish playwright Conor McPherson adapts the short story that inspired the Alfred Hitchcock film about a town that is under attack by masses of birds for the stage. The play's final performance starts at 3 p.m. at American Stage Theatre, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $29-$49. (727) 823-7529.

John Fogerty: The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer who was ranked 40th on Rolling Stone's list of 100 greatest guitarists will perform hits like Proud Mary. Concert starts at 8 p.m. in Carol Morsani Hall at the Straz Center in Tampa. Tickets start at $59. (813) 229-7827.

A Night at the Museum: Families are invited to haunt the History Center while they trick or treat their way through hands-on exhibits and snag candy from historical figures that come to life. It starts at 4 p.m. at the Tampa Bay History Center, 801 Old Water St., Tampa. $6-$14. (813) 228-0097.

Sweetfields Corn Maze: Get lost in a five-acre labyrinth made of corn with guides and helpful clues along the way. Also, try your hand at corn hole, scavenger hunts and pumpkin roll challenges. There's also a pumpkin patch on site. The farms opens at 10 a.m. at Sweetfields Farm, 17250 Benes Roush Road, Masaryktown. $8.50, $4.50 ages 3-11, 2 and younger free. (352) 279-0977.

TO WATCH

Oprah's Next Chapter: Gay In Hollywood, 9 p.m., OWN Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Wanda Sykes, and Dan Bucatinsky discuss being gay in Tinseltown. Because that's a new thing.

The Walking Dead, 9 p.m., AMC Okay, we can all guess who it is feeding the zombies rats through the fence. The only question is, where is he hiding? Well, we all seem to forget there's a B Block in this prison, so maybe we should start there.

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