Thursday, July 19, 2018
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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for March 15

Murder for Two: A hilarious musical murder mystery, in which one actor investigates the crime, the other plays all the other roles, and they both play piano. Through May 1. 7:30 p.m., Jaeb Theater at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $40. (813) 229-7827.

St. Patrick's Day Extravaganza: Lucky Dill Deli will host a week long event celebrating its 25th anniversary and St. Patrick's Day with Irish-inspired food and drink. The party goes until 11 p.m. most nights. 8 a.m., Lucky Dill Deli, 33180 U.S. 19 N, Palm Harbor. Free admission. (727) 789-5574.

The Young Irelanders: Making Old Traditions New: The eight performers blend traditional Irish and Celtic music with contemporary genres, accompanied with dancing. 1 p.m., Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $18-$35. (727) 791-7400.

St. Petersburg International Baseball: Puerto Rico vs. New York Yankees: The sixth season of international baseball features a series of games with Team Canada and the Puerto Rican National Team going to bat with MLB prospect teams. 1:05 p.m., Walter Fuller Baseball Complex, 7901 30th Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $5 (Walter Fuller games), Free (Huggins-Stengel). (727) 551-3000.

Wordier than Thou: Prose and Short Story Open Mic: A unique open mic series focusing on storytelling. Poetry and musical performances are not allowed. Includes a performance by a featured reader followed by numerous 10-minute open mic slots. 7 p.m., [email protected], 620 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. $5. (727) 895-6620.

Paddyfest Blarney Bike Ride: Dress in a crazy, Irish themed costume and jump on your bike for a ride to Irish 31 Pub in Hyde Park with samples of not-yet-released Botanical IPA. Then, it's back to Ferg's Live for more sampling, giveaways and prizes for best costumes and best decorated bikes. 7 p.m., Ferg's Live, 490 Channelside Drive, Tampa. Free. (813) 443-8403.

Dark Wave Yoga: Vinyasa Yoga set to dark and melancholy variant of new wave, post-punk, gothic rock, dark synthpop, ambient, industrial, trip-hop music. 7:15 p.m., Tempus Projects, 4636 N Florida Ave., Tampa. $12; $10 students & military. (813) 340-9056.

Growing Up in Neverland: Gallery talk with artist Lazaro Saavedra.: The exhibit features seven renowned and provocative contemporary Cuban artists, who work in a variety of media to reflect the everyday concerns of the Cuban community. . 7:30 p.m., University of Tampa Scarfone/Hartley Gallery, 310 N Boulevard, Tampa. Free. (813) 253-6217.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Puddle Jumpers: Children ages 3 to 4 can enjoy a nature story, crafts and outdoor exploration. 9:30 a.m., Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, 1101 Country Club Way S, St. Petersburg. $5. (727) 893-7326.

TO WATCH

SERIES PREMIERE Crowded, 10 p.m., NBC. The new sitcom is about a couple (Patrick Warburton and Carrie Preston) just starting to relish their empty-nest freedom when their adult daughters (Miranda Cosgrove and Mia Serafino) decide to move back in. Hilarity allegedly ensues.

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