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LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 13:  Recording artist George Benson performs onstage during the 19th annual Keep Memory Alive "Power of Love Gala" benefit for the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health honoring Andrea Bocelli and Veronica Bocelli at MGM Grand Garden Arena on June 13, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. on June 13, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for Keep Memory Alive)

LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 13: Recording artist George Benson performs onstage during the 19th annual Keep Memory Alive "Power of Love Gala" benefit for the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health honoring Andrea Bocelli and Veronica Bocelli at MGM Grand Garden Arena on June 13, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. on June 13, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for Keep Memory Alive)

George Benson: The 10-time Grammy Award-winning pop and jazz legend is appreciated as both a musician and performer. 8 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $82.50-$92.50. (727) 791-7400.

Clearwater Beach Restaurant Week: Expanded culinary celebration offers the chance to check out Clearwater's roster of restaurants, with prix fixe menus specially prepared by the chefs. Rate your experience for each restaurant visited for Best in Class. See website for participating restaurants. 11 a.m., Clear Sky Beachside Cafe, 490 Mandalay Ave., Clearwater. $15-$35 prix fixe menus; some locations offer lunch menus for $10-$15. Prices do not include gratuity. (727) 447-7600.

Dunedin Blue Jays: vs. Clearwater: 6:30 p.m., Florida Auto Exchange Stadium, 373 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. Price varies by event. (727) 733-9302.

Second Screen Cult Cinema: A monthly series presenting unconventional cult films. A cocktail reception begins at 6 p.m. Blue Velvet 7 p.m., The Vault, 655 N Franklin St., Tampa. $5 suggested donation. (813) 382-2976.

Beatz 'N' Eatz: New York City's drum and bass expert Dieselboy, along with Luigi Seija, Thee Joker, Footsouljahs and Chef Delano, provide the beats for the STUFT Gourmet Foods launch party. 8 p.m., Ybor City Jazz House, 1611 E Seventh Ave., Tampa. $10. (619) 309-3119.

TO WATCH

SEASON FINALE Underground, 10 p.m., WGN America. The provocative and relentlessly gripping slave drama closes out its first season as the day of reckoning arrives. New alliances are formed, old relationships take on different dynamics and everyone is left to ponder what the future holds.

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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for May 11 05/10/16 [Last modified: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 4:36pm]
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