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Don McLean: Since first hitting the charts in 1971, the American Pie singer has amassed more than 40 gold and platinum records worldwide and, in 2004, was inducted into the Songwriters' Hall of Fame. He performs at 7:30 p.m. at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $45-$85. (727) 791-7400.

Dana Carvey: The Saturday Night Live star famous for playing Garth, the co-host of Wayne's World, brings his standup show at 8 p.m. at Tampa Theatre, 711 Franklin St., Tampa. $49-$69. (813) 274-8982.

1964 The Tribute: Described as "the Best Beatles Tribute on Earth" by Rolling Stone. It's at 8 p.m. at Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $38-$48. (727) 893-7832.

2 Live Crew: Miss the '90s hip-hop scene? Catch this Miami-based group at 8 p.m., The Local 662, 662 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $30 advance, $40 day of. (727) 258-4829.

Collin Moulton: Featured on Comedy Central's Best of the Improv, you can expect sharp wit at his shows at 8 and 10:15 p.m. at Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $12-$16.50. (813) 960-1197.

Nude Nite: This three-night, 21-and-older sensual art event in an industrial warehouse features burlesque performances, live art by body painters, nudes wearing edible art, aerialists, pole dancers, explicit photography, live music and a cast of adult-themed strolling characters. It's at 6 p.m. at VF Warehouse, 1601 N 39th St., Tampa. $20-$25. (321) 229-8110.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Harlem Globetrotters: They flip, they dribble, they slam dunk and they'll make you laugh at an act that never gets old. It's at 7 p.m. at University of South Florida Sun Dome, 4202 E Fowler Ave., Tampa. $19-$106. (813) 974-3004.

TO WATCH

Parks and Recreation, 8:30 p.m., NBC Leslie's attempt to get the wall between Pawnee and Eagleton torn down has unexpected results.

SERIES PREMIERE Sirens, 10 p.m., USA This new sitcom is being described as Scrubs meets Rescue Me for Chicago EMTs.

MORE TO EXPLORE

We have a ton of Tampa Bay Beer Week events still at tampabay.com/things-to-do.

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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 16

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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 13

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 13

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Published: 01/11/18
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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 14

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 14

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Here’s how to sing along to the entire Hamilton soundtrack at a Tampa library

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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 12

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 12

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