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Top things to do in Tampa Bay the week of Aug. 22-28

FILE - In this Aug. 5, 2016 file photo, Drake performs in concert as part of the Summer Sixteen Tour in New York. Drake is dominating at the BET Hip Hop Awards for a third year, garnering the most nominations with 14. BET said Thursday that the ???‚??“Hotline Bling???‚?? rapper is nominated for album of the year, best live performer and other awards, to be presented Sept. 17 in Atlanta. The show will air on BET on Oct. 4. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File) NYET412

FILE - In this Aug. 5, 2016 file photo, Drake performs in concert as part of the Summer Sixteen Tour in New York. Drake is dominating at the BET Hip Hop Awards for a third year, garnering the most nominations with 14. BET said Thursday that the ???‚??“Hotline Bling???‚?? rapper is nominated for album of the year, best live performer and other awards, to be presented Sept. 17 in Atlanta. The show will air on BET on Oct. 4. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File) NYET412

Drake: The superstar singer, whose Views album was just certified triple platinum, takes the stage at Amalie Arena on Saturday. He brings along Future, Roy Woods and DVSN. A few seats, $96.25 and up, were available via Ticketmaster at press time. amaliearena.com.

Oddball Comedy Festival: Some of the top club comics in the circuit arrive at Tampa's MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre on Friday, including Gabriel Iglesias, Hannibal Buress and Iliza Shlesinger. $22-$118. oddballfest.com.

Date night

Music: Fifth Harmony's 7/27 tour hits the 813 on Thursday at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre ($22.95-$72.95). Busch Gardens puts on its first show in the new Red Carpet Series on Friday with comedian and singer Wayne Brady ($30 and up). Country's Brantley Gilbert brings his Take It Outside tour with Justin Moore and Colt Ford to the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre on Saturday ($25-$49.75). Sawyer Fredericks was on Team Pharrell on NBC's The Voice, and he will be at the Straz Center's TECO Theater on Saturday ($25). St. Petersburg's Museum of Fine Arts Music in the Marly series brings the Florida Orchestra Brass Quintet on Sunday ($20, $10 students; $15 members).

"Maltese Falcon": Tampa Theatre's Summer Classic Movie Series this week salutes the 75th anniversary of The Maltese Falcon at 3 p.m. Sunday. $10, $8 members. (813) 274-8981.

Wearable Art 12: Be amazed at the welding and stitchery that goes into the runway looks at the Dunedin Fine Art Center's annual event showcasing art that can be worn on Saturday. $20-$75 at dfac.org.

Kids and family

National Banana Split Day: Kids that do a split at Sprinkles Cupcakes and Ice Cream get a free cupcake 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday, and there's a special banana cake. sprinkles.com.

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Top things to do in Tampa Bay the week of Aug. 22-28 08/21/16 [Last modified: Sunday, August 21, 2016 5:47pm]
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