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  1. Real Music Series: The Diamonds

    Editor's pick

    Busch Gardens

    Tampa : 3605 Bougainvillea Ave., Tampa, 33612

    The series features live mixed music from the 1950s to today. Performances held at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Included with daily admission.

    Price: $95, $90 for ages 3-9

  2. Budweiser Clydesdale Appearances

    Editor's pick

    Circle K

    Ruskin : 2810 College Ave. E, Ruskin, 33570

    In celebration of their 82nd anniversary with Anheuser-Busch Budweiser Clydesdale hitch team and red wagon will make appearances where the public can interact with the team.

    Price: Free.

  3. Our Town Conversations: Mark Woodard

    Editor's pick

    Dali Museum

    Downtown St. Petersburg : 1 Dali Blvd. (Bayshore Drive SE and Fifth Avenue SE), St. Petersburg, 33701

    Host Carol Mickett, philosopher and artist, leads this monthly series of talks with local heroes about their visions, accomplishments and contributions to shaping the identity of our town. Come early for hors d'oeuvres and cocktails at Cafe Gala.

    Pinellas County Administrator Mark Woodard has worked in government and financial management for more than 26 years. He is married to Pam Iorio, former mayor of Tampa and current CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.

    Price: $5, free for members.

  4. Andrew W.K.

    Editor's pick

    State Theatre

    Downtown St. Petersburg : 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, 33701

    The party-starting metal musician known for hits Party Hard and We Want Fun, returns to the theater.

    Price: $21.

  5. The Book of Mormon

    Editor's pick

    Carol Morsani Hall at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts

    Downtown Tampa : 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa, 33602

    The hit musical comedy about two 19-year-old missionaries dispatched from Utah to Uganda from the creators of South Park returns by popular demand. Through Feb. 1.

    Price: $38.50-$163.50.

  6. Caught in the Net

    Early Bird Dinner Theatre

    Pinellas Park : 13355 49th St. N, Clearwater, 33762

    A taxi driver who has two families desperately tries to keep apart his two children who are trying to meet each other over the Internet. Through March 1.

    Price: $32.

  7. Crazy for You

    Show Palace Dinner Theatre

    West Pasco : 16128 U.S. 19 , Hudson, 34667

    A stage-struck New York playboy is sent to a small town to close down the local theater. But after falling for the owner's daughter, he decides to save it with a show to raise money. Through Feb. 22.

    Price: $24.95-$49.50.

  8. Caught in the Net

    Early Bird Dinner Theatre

    Pinellas Park : 13355 49th St. N, Clearwater, 33762

    A taxi driver who has two families desperately tries to keep apart his two children who are trying to meet each other over the Internet. Through March 1.

    Price: $32.

  9. Assembly Required: Reception

    Hillsborough Community College Ybor Campus Performing Arts Building

    Ybor City : 1304 E 11th Ave., Tampa, 33605

    The artist reception for a selection of photographs celebrating Suzanne Camp Crosby's 20 years as fulltime art faculty on the HCC Ybor campus. Remains on display through Feb. 12.

    Price: Free.

  10. Chris Carpenter

    Renaissance Tampa Hotel International Plaza

    International Plaza District : 4200 Jim Walter Blvd., Tampa, 33607

    With four studio albums, this Nashville artist last week performed in a music showcase at the Sundance Film Festival, playing his blend of pop and country. His music has also been featured on television shows, Men of a Certain Age, The Young and the Restless and Hollywood Heights.

    Price: Free.

  11. Aprons Cooking School: Slow Cooked Comfort

    Aprons Cooking School, Publix Supermarket

    Citrus Park : 7835 Gunn Highway, Tampa, 33626

    Learn new techniques and recipes at classes for all levels of home cooks, and a variety of topics.

    Warming soups for winter weather include tomato basil bisque, brandy beef chili. $40.

  12. Pan 'N Riddim Steel Jamm

    The Dirty Shame

    Ybor City : 1929 E Seventh Ave. , Tampa, 33605

    The award-winning band is coming direct from the Cayman Islands to participate in Gasparilla with Ye Loyal Krewe of Samuel Bellamy.

    Price: Free.

  13. Rollin Oats Classes: Raw Paleo Renewal

    Rollin' Oats Market & Cafe

    Stadium Area : 1021 N MacDill Ave., Tampa, 33607

    Learn tips for healthy living.

    Author Ellen Jaffe Jones demonstrates brussel sprouts slaw and green smoothie, combining paleo and a raw diet.

  14. Cinema at MFA: Through A Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People

    Museum of Fine Arts

    Downtown St. Petersburg : 255 Beach Drive NE, St. Petersburg, 33701

    Included with museum admission.

    This documentary explores the role of photography in shaping the identity and social emergence of African Americans from slavery to the present.

    Price: $17, $15 seniors and military, $10 students with college ID, kids 6 and younger free. $5 after $5 p.m. Thurs. only.

  15. Gettin' Saucy

    Nature's Food Patch

    Downtown Clearwater : 1225 Cleveland St., Clearwater, 33755

    Healthy dressings, sauces and marinades.

    Price: Free.

  16. The Buffalo Kings

    Freefall Theatre

    St. Petersburg : 6099 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, 33710

    In this comedy by local playwright Natalie Symons, the King family are struggling at Christmas to heal in the wake of a hate crime committed against 15-year-old Nick, and his senile grandfather threatens to take matters in his own hands. Through Feb. 8.

    Price: $21-$44.

  17. Conversation: Artist of the Hermitage

    Asolo Repertory Theatre

    Sarasota : 5555 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, 34243

    Poet, essayist, journalist and translator Christopher Merrill will read from works that highlight discoveries he has made on the pages, in his travels and in his work at the International Writing Program.

    Price: $5.

  18. Kristen Ford

    Tre Amici @ The Bunker

    Ybor City : 1907 N 19th St., Ybor City, 33605

    The indie, rock singer will perform her latest material in support of her new album, Dinosaur.

    Price: Free.

  19. An Evening of Jazz

    Safety Harbor Library

    Safety Harbor : 101 Second St. N, Safety Harbor, 34695

    Join jazz vocalist Christiana Drapkin as she performs jazz standards, featuring songs of Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Carmen McRae and more. There will be a wine and cheese reception with silent auction.

    Price: Free.

  20. Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernian's Annual Dance

    Scottish American Society of Dunedin

    Dunedin : 917 Louden Ave., Dunedin, 34698

    Dance to live Irish music by Sharon and Michael O'Rourke.

    Price: $20.

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