Make us your home page
Things to do Things to Do
 Today's TipSheet

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for June 14

Ottmar Liebert,

Ottmar Liebert,

Ottmar Liebert and Luna Negra: Catch the five-time Grammy-nominee's smooth, rich sound influenced by European and Asian musical traditions at 8 p.m. at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $35-$55. (727) 791-7400.

The Burnt Part Boys: It's opening night at 8 p.m. for this musical coming-of-age story of a boy who lost his father in a mining accident. It runs through July 6 at Freefall Theatre, 6099 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $20-$44; package deals available. (727) 498-5205.

IIFA Watch Party: Didn't get enough of Bollywood when the International Indian Film Academy Awards were here in April? The city of Tampa is hosting a free watch party for the TV version, with vendors and food trucks, at 7:30 p.m. at Curtis Hixon Park, 600 N Ashley Drive, Tampa. (813) 274-8615.

WMNF Book and Record Sale: Community radio station WMNF holds its annual sale with deep, deep, deep discounts on records, CD's, DVD's, stereo equipment, musical instruments and other music related ephemera. Pay $5 extra for early admission to get the best pickings. Benefits keeping the station on the air. 9 a.m., Howard Johnson Plaza, 111 W Fortune St, Tampa. $8 early admission, $3 after 10 a.m. (813) 238-8001.

H2O Comedy Tour: This impeccably clean and fast paced show has been seen on Last Comic Standing, CTN, Grand Ol Opry and many others. 7 p.m., Pinellas Park Performing Arts Center, 4951 78th Ave. N, Pinellas Park. $12. (727) 483-3653.

3-D Printing the Future: It's the grand opening for this hands-on exhibit that shows how 3-D printing could change lives with live demonstrations and explanation of how the technology works. It's on display through Sept. 30. 9 a.m., Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI), 4801 E Fowler Ave., Tampa. $22.95, $20.95 seniors, $18.95 ages 2-12. Member discounts available. (813) 987-6000.

Flag Day Ceremony: Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn serves as guest speaker for a ceremony including a bugle and drum performance, military color guard presentations and a patriotic choral concert. 9 a.m., Harbour Island, 700 Harbour Post Drive, Tampa. Free. (813) 380-9009.

Poseidon and the Sea Exhibit Opening: This is the first major U.S. museum exhibit to focus on the myths and iconography of an important Greek god, with more than 125 works from major public and private collections in the United States and Europe. Runs through Nov. 30 but opens at 11 a.m. at Tampa Museum of Art, 120 Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa. $10; $7.50 seniors/military; $5 students; free for children 6 and under. (813) 274-8130.

The Beer Project: Public Tasting, Demonstrations and Awards: Taste home brews and vote for your favorite and catch a demonstration on the secrets of expert brewing. Plus learn how to turn a beer can into a fishing lure, just in time for Father's Day. $35, includes museum admission, keepsake cup. 12 p.m., Museum of Fine Arts, 255 Beach Drive NE, St. Petersburg. (727) 896-2667. See more events at

Summerland Tour: The tour's founder band Everclear will be joined by fellow '90s rockers Soul Asylum, Eve 6 and Spacehog. 2 p.m., Vinoy Park, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. Free, $29.75 VIP.;


World Oceans Day: Features special activities and programs to help us understand why water habitats are important to us and the ocean. 9:30 a.m., Florida Aquarium, 701 Channelside Drive, Tampa. $23.95, $20.95 for seniors 60+, $18.95 for kids 3-12. Prices are generally about $2 cheaper if you buy them at (813) 273-4000.


SEASON FINALE Sing Your Face Off, 9 p.m., ABC Three weeks after it premiered, this strange competition show is already coming to an end. Tonight features contestants transforming into M.C. Hammer (the pants!), Madonna and Whitney Houston, plus Debbie Gibson and Darrell Hammond perform as Sonny and Cher.


Find upcoming concerts at

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for June 14 06/13/14 [Last modified: Friday, June 13, 2014 11:43am]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

  1. Ticket window: Shania Twain, Chicago, George Benson

    Music & Concerts

    Tickets for the following events go on sale this week:

    LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 01:  Singer Shania Twain performs during the debut of her residency show "Shania: Still the One" at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace on December 1, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Getty Images)
  2. Plan your weekend Aug. 25-27: Craig Morgan, Wearable Art 13, SNL's Pete Davidson, Rodeo Fest


    Plan your weekend


    Pete Davidson: Saturday Night Live star Pete Davidson will headline this year's University of South Florida Round-Up Comedy Show, a back-to-school tradition at USF. Expect to hear about his recent trip to rehab, since he's known for his confessional …

    The 12th annual Wearable art Fashion Show was held at the Dunedin Fine Art Center on Saturday evening, August 27, 2016.
DAVID W DOONAN | Special To The Times
  3. Pasco Events for Aug. 25-31


    25 Friday

    Feeding Pasco's Elderly hosts inaugural Leadership Breakfast: The Pasco County Elderly Nutrition Division/Feeding Pasco's Elderly will host this east Pasco event to mirror the Ambassador's Breakfast fundraising event that has been held the past two years on the county's west side. County …

  4. Local craft beer of the week: Cherry Pastelitos, Coppertail Brewing Co. in Tampa

    Bars & Spirits

    On Saturday, Tampa's Coppertail Brewing Co. will celebrate its third anniversary with a Florida weisse festival, showcasing densely fruited tart wheat beers from more than a dozen Tampa Bay area breweries including, of course, many of its own brews in this summer-friendly style.

    Center: Coppertail Brewing’s Cherry Pastelitos. Flanking it are Coppertail’s BOMP (blood orange, mango, passionfruit), left, and Pinky Swear (pink lemonade-flavored).
  5. 'Smokey Joe's Cafe' opens run at Show Palace Dinner Theatre


    The Show Palace Dinner Theatre in Hudson takes a nostalgic swing through the 1950s and '60s with its production of Smokey Joe's Cafe, which opens Aug. 26. The local offering of the longest-running rock 'n' roll revue in Broadway history features the legendary pop tunes of hit makers Mike Stoller and Jerry Leiber. …

    A local production of the 1950s and '60s musical revue "Smokey Joe's Cafe" opens Aug. 26 at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre in Hudson.