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LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 06:  Recording artist Josh Turner poses in the press room after winning the award for the Male Single of the Year, "Why Don't We Just Dance" at the American Country Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena December 6, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Josh Turner

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 06: Recording artist Josh Turner poses in the press room after winning the award for the Male Single of the Year, "Why Don't We Just Dance" at the American Country Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena December 6, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Josh Turner

Florida Strawberry Festival and Concerts: Josh Turner: Celebrate your favorite fruit with exhibits of agriculture, commerce, industry, livestock, fine arts, horticulture, and crafts. The contemporary country singer kicks off the festival headlining at 7:30 p.m. preceded by Charley Pride at 3:30 p.m. ($15-$20) and a free concert by Jimmy Sturr and His Orchestra at 10:30 a.m. 10 a.m., Florida Strawberry Festival Grounds, 303 N Lemon St., Plant City. $10, $5 ages 6 to 12, 5 and younger free. Concert tickets are extra. (813) 752-9194.

Okeechobee Music Festival: Mumford and Sons, Kendrick Lamar and Skrillex headline the inaugural Bonnaroo-style event. Artists from all genres, as displayed by the versatile headliners, will be mixing it up until late in the night including Miguel, Bassnectar, Future, Fetty Wap, Mac Miller, Grace Potter and more. Noon, Sunshine Grove, 12517 NE 91st Ave., Okeechobee. $249.50-$599.

SheBelieves Cup: U.S. Soccer hosts this elite international tournament featuring four of the top five ranked women's soccer teams from the U.S., England, France and Germany. 5 p.m., Raymond James Stadium, 4201 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $36-$300. (813) 350-6500.

Florida Orchestra Coffee Concert: Rhapsody in Blue: The orchestra presents Parade (Satie), three dance episodes from On the Town (Bernstein), La Creation du Monde (Milhaud) and Rhapsody in Blue (Gershwin). 11 a.m., Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $24-$42. (727) 892-3337.

ArtFlix: Walt: The Man Behind the Myth: A film series that features art-related documentaries and feature films. Walt Disney's family and collaborators offer an insight into Walt and his production empire. 6 p.m., Dali Museum, 1 Dali Blvd. (Bayshore Drive SE and Fifth Avenue SE), St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 823-3767.

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.

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike: Absurdist playwright Christopher Durang's tale of middle-aged siblings Vanya and Sonia, whose movie-star sister, Masha, swoops in with her new boy toy, Spike. Through March 20. 8 p.m., Shimberg Playhouse at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $28. (813) 229-7827.

Nude Nite: This three-night, 21-and-older sensual art event turns an industrial warehouse into a pop-up gallery. Visitors explore dream-like experiences in burlesque, live art by body painters, explicit photography, live music and a cast of adult-themed strolling characters. Patrons can lose themselves in a mirror maze, create designs with an 8-foot Lite Brite and more. 6 p.m., Warehouse, 6818 S Manhattan Ave., Tampa. $20, $25 Fri.-Sat. (321) 229-8110.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Sunset Beach Concert Series: Bring a picnic dinner and enjoy the sunset as you listen to a beachfront jazz concert. This performance features the Tarpon Springs High School Jazz Ensemble and a free yoga class with a surprise "yoga flash mob" filmed by a drone. 7 p.m., Sunset Beach, 1800 Gulf Road, Tarpon Springs. Free. (727) 942-5628.

TO WATCH

SERIES PREMIERE The Family, 9 p.m., ABC. Joan Allen leads the cast in a new thriller that follows the return of a politician's son who vanished more than a decade ago and was presumed dead. As the mysterious young man is welcomed back, suspicions emerge. Is he really who he says he is?

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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for March 3 03/02/16 [Last modified: Wednesday, March 2, 2016 12:28pm]
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