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Things to do in Tampa for March 11

Cult Classics @ Dalí: The St. Petersburg Salvation Army benefits today from the cult classic film festival. Bring a canned good or a $5 donation for admission to a screening of Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery. Costumes are encouraged. Food trucks and a cash bar on site. It's 6:30 p.m. at the Dalí Museum, St. Petersburg. (727) 823-3767.

The Patriot Tour: Bestsel ling author Marcus Luttrell (Lone Survivor), Taya Kyle (widow of Chris Kyle, author of American Sniper) and other veterans share stories of valor and survival at 7:30 p.m. at Tampa Theatre. $63.50-$76.10.

Art in Bloom: See innovative flower designs created by both professional and hobby designers set up at the Museum of Fine Arts, 255 Beach Drive NE, St. Petersburg. $17, $15 seniors, $10 students. (727) 896-2667; fine-arts.org.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Sea Lion Splash: A colony of coastal sea lions is at the zoo, with daily presentations through May 31. It's $2, in addition to park admission. Starts at 10 a.m. at Lowry Park Zoo in Tampa. $23.95, $21.95 seniors, $18.95 ages 3-11, 2 and younger free.

TO WATCH

PREMIERE My Big Fat Geek Wedding, 10 p.m. SyFy This special follows a couple who met online playing Final Fantasy and got engaged at a Renaissance fair.

Clarification

The address for the Dunedin Youth Guild Playground is 1258 Bayshore Blvd. The playground, which was featured in the Weekend section, is located in Weaver Park, which has a different address.

MORE TO EXPLORE

Find entertainment bargains at tampabay.com/things-to-do.

Things to do in Tampa for March 11 03/10/14 [Last modified: Monday, March 10, 2014 7:22pm]
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