Monday, April 23, 2018
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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for June 25

The Voice Tour: Stars from NBC's hit show take their show on the road. The lineup includes Josh Kaufman (season 6 champion), Tessanne Chin (season 5 champion) and fan favorites. 7:30 p.m., Carol Morsani Hall at David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $35-$65. (813) 229-7827.

Rebelution: The reggae-rock group will perform back-to-back nights at the outdoor venue, alongside Iration, The Green and Stick Figure. 5:30 p.m., Jannus Live, 200 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $27.50-$30. (727) 565-0550.

Rays on the Runway: The Tampa Bay Rays wives and girlfriends host this annual event with the latest fashion trends being modeled by Rays players, coaches, executives and "dream children." Also includes a cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and a celebrity players mix and mingle. Benefits the Children's Dream Fund. 6:30 p.m., Renaissance Vinoy Resort & Golf Club, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. $125, $250 reserved. (727) 896-6390.

I'm Not Bossy. I Am the Boss.: Working Women of Tampa Bay present this "Power Lunch" discussing female leaders in the work place and the use of "Bossy" and other B words. 11 a.m., The Rusty Pelican, 2425 N Rocky Point Drive, Tampa. $25, $20 members. (813) 281-1943.

Jimmy Della Valle: He's taken his comedy to America's Got Talent, Late Night with Conan O'Brien and Last Comic Standing. His TV credits also include The Sopranos, Sex & the City and My Name is Earl. 8 p.m., Improv Comedy Theater, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $10. (813) 864-4000.

KIDS AND FAMILY

World Food Cup: Even Winn-Dixie is catching the World Cup fever, with inflatable soccer goals, giveaways and food samplings. 3 p.m., Winn-Dixie, 4056 N Armenia Ave., Tampa. Free. (813) 876-3280.

TO WATCH

SERIES PREMIERE Taxi Brooklyn, 10 p.m., NBC This is inspired by filmmaker Luc Besson's Taxi movies, so expect the New York police detective played by Grey's Anatomy alum Chyler Leigh to have a very special set of skills.

MORE TO EXPLORE

Keep up with local concerts at tampabay.com/things-to-do.

COMING UP

St. Pete Pride: There are lots of events, but the big hoopla is Saturday's block party and first night parade along Central Avenue in St. Petersburg. A concert by Mary Lambert is Friday at the State Theatre ($25; (727) 342-0084) and it ends Sunday with an all-day festival with 300 vendors. See stpetepride.com for more.

West Side Story: Wait, this production is by St. Pete Opera? We're watching to see how this plight of star-crossed lovers in 1960s New York plays out Friday and Sunday at the Palladium Theater, with more dates through July 6. $21.50-$64.50. (727) 823-2040.

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