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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for May 4

This photo provided by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment shows, Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca, left, and Harrison Ford as Hans Solo in the original 1977 "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" film, included in the new Blu-ray release of  "Star Wars: The Complete Saga" out on Oct. 13, 2015. The new film, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," opens in U.S. theaters on Dec. 18, 2015. (Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment via AP) CAET456

This photo provided by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment shows, Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca, left, and Harrison Ford as Hans Solo in the original 1977 "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" film, included in the new Blu-ray release of "Star Wars: The Complete Saga" out on Oct. 13, 2015. The new film, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," opens in U.S. theaters on Dec. 18, 2015. (Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment via AP) CAET456

Star Wars Day: May the Fourth be With You: The ultimate Star Wars Day party features screenings of the Star Wars series, a themed burlesque performance by Vita DeVoid, face and body painting, a costume contest, live DJ, food trucks and drink specials. Ends at 1 a.m. 5 p.m., Red Star Rock Bar, 5210 N Florida Ave., Tampa. Free. (813) 237-0012.

Spamalot: The American Stage in the Park production of the Tony Award-winning musical based on the Monty Python parody of the legend of King Arthur. No alcohol or pets are allowed, but concessions (including alcohol) will be available. Through May 8. 8 p.m., Demens Landing, 100 First Ave. SE, St. Petersburg. $25-$38. (727) 823-7529.

Coffee with a Curator: A special monthly talk presented by one of the Dali Museum's education team or an invited speaker. In this portion, Craig Petersburg presents "The Mind and Creativity." 10:30 a.m., Dali Museum, 1 Dali Blvd. (Bayshore Drive SE and Fifth Avenue SE), St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 823-3767.

Spring for the Arts: Creative Clay's 21st anniversary celebration includes gourmet food, two drink tickets, live music by Lounge Cats, swing dance lessons, a silent auction, a magician, and artwork by Creative Clay artists for sale. The VIP experience includes early entry, open bar, glassblowing demonstration, commemorative glass and a raffle. 6 p.m., Duncan McClellan Gallery, 550 24th St. S, St. Petersburg. $75, $125 VIP. (727) 825-0515.

Florida's First People: Learn how Florida's first people lived, the animals they shared the land with and what the climate was like back then. 6:30 p.m., Jan Kaminis Platt Regional Library, 3910 S Manhattan Ave., Tampa. Free. (813) 273-3652.

Epicurean Education: Garrison Brothers: Bourbon Evangelist: Garrison Brothers bourbon whiskey tasting, with 'bourbon evangelist' Dan Garrison, presenting his made-by-hand, authentic bourbons. $50. 7 p.m., Epicurean Theatre at the Epicurean Hotel, 1207 S Howard Ave., Tampa. (813) 999-8735.

Coleman Hell: The Canadian dance rockers perform alongside Ria Mae. 7 p.m., State Theatre, 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $13-$15. (727) 895-3045.

Tampa Bay Rays: vs. Dodgers: 7:10 p.m., Tropicana Field, 1 Tropicana Drive, St. Petersburg. Ticket prices vary by game. Toll-free 1-888-326-7297.

Cypress Hill: The hip-hop group celebrates 25 years with a world tour. 8 p.m., Jannus Live, 200 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $25-$28. (727) 565-0550.

TO WATCH

SEASON FINALE Criminal Minds, 9 p.m., CBS. The BAU is shocked when a SWAT team apprehends Hotch (Thomas Gibson) and accuses him of conspiracy. As the team scrambles to prove his innocence, they suspect a larger plot is looming.

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