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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 20

Photo by Joey Clay. (From left) Derrick Phillips, Ally Farzetta and Gavin Hawk are cast members in American Stage's production of The Pitmen Painters.

Photo by Joey Clay. (From left) Derrick Phillips, Ally Farzetta and Gavin Hawk are cast members in American Stage's production of The Pitmen Painters.

The Pitmen Painters: Based on the true story of British miners who unexpectedly become art-world sensations. Through Aug. 14. Pay what you can for this preview night. 8 p.m., American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $39-$59. (727) 823-7529.

Summer Nights: Busch Gardens celebrates summer with extended hours, the Kinetix rock-fueled acrobatic show, fireworks and DJ dancing. The park remains open until midnight every Friday and Saturday night through out Summer Nights. Included with regular daily admission. 9:30 a.m., Busch Gardens, 3605 Bougainvillea Ave., Tampa. $99, $79 for ages 3-9. (888) 800-5447.

Alien Ant Farm: The Smooth Criminal goofballs perform alongside Perish Lane, Coldclock Knockout and One Way!. 7:30 p.m., Crowbar, 1812 N 17th St., Tampa. $16. (813) 241-8600.

Drag Queen Bingo: Drag queens call the numbers for 10 games of flamboyant bingo. Benefits Friends of Strays.7 p.m., Hamburger Mary's Bar & Grille, 28910 U.S. 19 N, Clearwater. $10. (727) 400-6996

KIDS AND FAMILY

Moon Day: Families can learn about the science and power of robotics as they join a NASA Roboticist for workshops focusing on Robotic Hand (ages 11 and older) and Robotic End Effectors (ages 8 and older). Question and answer session begins at 11 a.m. Included with admission. 11 a.m., Glazer Children's Museum, 110 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa. $15, $12.50 military/seniors, $9.50 children, under 1 free. (813) 443-3861.

Carmike Summer Kid Series: Rio 2: This summer movie series features older movies, but admission includes a small popcorn and a small drink. Also taking place at Sundial in St. Petersburg. 10 a.m., Royal Palm 20, 5125 26th St. E, Bradenton. $4. (941) 752-3796 .

TO WATCH

Another Period, 10 p.m., Comedy Central. The laughs keep coming on the zany historical farce. Tonight, Lillian (Natasha Leggero) is quarantined with the servants when a contagious disease spreads downstairs.

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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 20 07/19/16 [Last modified: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 4:27pm]
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