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AVP Pro Volleyball: The Association of Volleyball Professionals brings Olympians Kerri Walsh-Jennings, April Ross, Phil Dalhausser, Todd Rogers and Jake Gibb for a three-day stop in St. Petersburg, with music, food and interactive activities. 10 a.m., Spa Beach at the Pier approach, 615 Second Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $10-$18 general, $45-$65 VIP (per day); $35 three day general.

Florida Orchestra Masterworks: Ravel's Daphnis et Chloe: The evening opens with Haydn's Symphony No. 60, Il Distrato, followed by Toru Takemitsu's Toward the Sea II, an apt prelude to Ravel's full ballet score of Daphnis et Chloe. 8 p.m., Carol Morsani Hall at David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $15-$45. (800) 662-7286.

Tampa Bay Rays Watch Party: Boston Red Sox: The Tasting Room turns into a temporary sports bar for a family friendly Rays watch party with music by Die Alps, food from Der Wurstwagon, outdoor games, activities and all the flat screens tuned to the game. Wear your Rays gear for $1 off beer. First pitch goes out at 7:10 p.m. 6 p.m., Green Bench Brewing Company, 1133 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Free (food/drink additional). (727) 800-7836.

Strokes for Stroke: Artwork by local stroke survivors to raise awareness of the fourth highest killer of Americans. Includes healthy appetizers and entertainment. 6:30 p.m., Creative Loafing Event Space, 1911 N 13th St., Tampa. $5. (727) 563-8062.

Zac Brown Band: The country band, who just released their new single All Alright, plays two shows with Kacey Musgraves, whose record Same Trailer Different Park won the 2013 Grammy for Best Country Album. 7 p.m., MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds, 4802 U.S. 301 N, Tampa. $42-$95.40. (813) 740-2446.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Planetarium Shows: Families with children ages 5 and older are invited to the "star theater" that can accurately simulate the night sky at any time or location on Earth. Telescope viewings from the rooftop observatory after the shows. The theme for this portion is "Saturn: Lord of the Rings." 7 p.m., St. Petersburg College, 6605 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 341-4320.

TO WATCH

SERIES PREMIERE Crossbones, 10 p.m., NBC Sounds like a fake show, but we promise it's real. Set in the 1700s, it's an adventure series starring John Malkovich of all people as the legendary pirate Blackbeard. He rules over an island of outlaws and covets an invention called the longitude chronometer, natch.

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