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  1. Extended Fun Thursdays

    Florida Aquarium

    Channelside : 701 Channelside Drive, Tampa, 33602

    Take a break from the summer heat with marine animals, the Explore A Shore water adventure zone and appearances by The Florida Aquarium mermaids. Extended hours until 7 p.m.

    Price: Regular admission; $15 after 4 p.m.

  2. Summer Evenings

    Florida Aquarium

    Channelside : 701 Channelside Drive, Tampa, 33602

    Bring the family for extended hours until 7 p.m. every Thursday through Aug. 14. Included with regular admission or $15 after 4 p.m.

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  3. Summer Fun Days

    Florida Aquarium

    Channelside : 701 Channelside Drive, Tampa, 33602

    With extended hours until 7 p.m. and a discounted $15 admission after 4 p.m., guests can enjoy more time cooling down in Explore A Shore.

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  4. Cobb Theaters Free Family Films: Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs 2 and Escape to Planet Earth

    Countryside 12

    Countryside : 27001 U.S. 19 N, Clearwater, 33761

    These free summer films aren't first-run movies but they get the kids out of the house and give parents a chance to give their air conditioners a break..

    Price: Free

  5. Passport Adventures

    Heritage Village

    Largo : 11909 125th St., Largo, 33774

    The two-hour hands-on program offers children a chance to spend time in the old Florida piney woods, participate in daily life activities, play games, hear stories and participate at "EnterAction" stations. The program runs Wednesdays through Friday through Aug. 8. Adult supervision re …

    Price: $3.

  6. Road Trip U.S.A.

    Glazer Children's Museum

    Downtown Tampa : 110 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa, 33602

    Children can learn about famous cities and national landmarks on a simulated coast-to-coast Road Trip USA, a collection of interactive installments with stops including National Parks, Mount Rushmore, Interstate System, Roswell Invasion and Roadside Attractions. Runs through Aug. 10.

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  7. PNC Days

    Great Explorations Children's Museum

    Fourth Street Garden District : 1925 Fourth St. N, St. Petersburg, 33704

    Families can have fun while learning about financial literacy through the Grow Up Great financial literacy program.

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  8. LeakyCon

    Orange County Convention Center West Concourse

    Orlando : 9800 International Drive, Orlando, 32819

    Just in time for the opening of Universal's Harry Potter expansion, fans of the Potter-centric website the Leaky Cauldron gather for LeakyCon in Orlando. The website and LeakyCon has expanded to embrace fans of all kinds of fantasy fiction, movies and games. There's panels on The Hunger Games, B …

    Price: $60; Lit Focus passes $125 weekend passes for $125-$275.

  9. Summer Circus Spectacular

    Ringling Museum of Art

    Sarasota : 5401 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota, 34243

    In collaboration with the Circus Arts Conservatory of Sarasota, this on-stage exhibition of circus artistry includes hand balancing, comedy skits, quick change artistry and aerial work. Runs through Aug. 1.

    Price: $15, $12 children.

  10. Crime Prevention Forum

    Aging Well Center

    Clearwater : 1501 N Belcher Road, Clearwater, 33765

    Teaches seniors how to avoid becoming crime victims and what to do if they are ever faced with criminal activity.

    Price: Free.

  11. Afternoon Explorers

    Boyd Hill Nature Preserve

    St. Petersburg : 1101 Country Club Way S, St. Petersburg, 33705

    Kids ages 6 to 13 can escape to the great outdoors for crafts, trail exploration and crazy science experiments.

    Price: $15.

  12. Summer Circus Spectacular

    Ringling Museum of Art

    Sarasota : 5401 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota, 34243

    In collaboration with the Circus Arts Conservatory of Sarasota, this on-stage exhibition of circus artistry includes hand balancing, comedy skits, quick change artistry and aerial work. Runs through Aug. 1.

    Price: $15, $12 children.

  13. Island Nights

    Adventure Island

    Tampa : 10001 McKinley Drive, Tampa, 33612

    Adventure Island extends its hours for a tropical family event with live entertainment, food trucks, sand sculpting, steel drum music, a kid's zone, island fun and a glow-in-the-dark finale. Included with park admission.

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  14. Book Time at Brooker Creek

    Brooker Creek Preserve

    Tarpon Springs : 3940 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs, 34688

    Program includes story related crafts, games and other hands-on activities. Best for ages 3 to 5.

    This week features Mister Seahorse by Eric Carle.

    Price: Free (registration required).

  15. Storytime for Families

    Dali Museum

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

    Join museum staff in the Education Classroom for storytime featuring a selected book from the museum's library or store.

    Price: Free.

  16. Summer Story Time

    Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library

    Spring Hill / West Hernando : 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill, 34608

    Geared for children ages 18 months to 5 years. Includes stories, fingerplays and songs.

    Price: Free.

  17. Tampa Bay Comic Con

    Editor's pick

    Tampa Convention Center

    Downtown Tampa : 333 S Franklin St., Tampa, 33602

    Numerous tables of comics, videos, toys, action figures, Anime, Star Wars, artwork, trading cards and other collectibles. Special guests include Richard Madden (Game of Thrones), Evan Peters (American Horror Story/X-Men), John Rhys-Davies (Lord of the Rings/Indiana Jones) and Caity Lotz (Arrow/M …

    Price: $30, $60 three days, 12 and younger free.

  18. Dive-In Movies

    Editor's pick

    St. Pete Beach Aquatic Center

    South Pinellas beaches : 7701 Boca Ciega Drive, St. Pete Beach, 33706

    This popular summertime activity is back at the St. Pete Beach city pool with its huge Olympic swimming lanes, a spray play area for kids and two large water slides. Bring your noodles, floats and chairs for movie watching. Gates open at 8 p.m. and the movie starts after sunset.

    This week features Happy Feet.

    Price: $4.

  19. LeakyCon

    Orange County Convention Center West Concourse

    Orlando : 9800 International Drive, Orlando, 32819

    Just in time for the opening of Universal's Harry Potter expansion, fans of the Potter-centric website the Leaky Cauldron gather for LeakyCon in Orlando. The website and LeakyCon has expanded to embrace fans of all kinds of fantasy fiction, movies and games. There's panels on The Hunger Games, B …

    Price: $60; Lit Focus passes $125 weekend passes for $125-$275.

  20. It's Your Lucky Day for Back To School

    Westshore Plaza Mall

    Westshore : 250 Westshore Plaza, Tampa, 33609

    Spend $250 or more while shopping for back to school clothes during tax free weekend and get a free $25 gift certificate for future purchases. Just take your same day purchase receipts to Guest Services and pick up your gift certificate.

    Price: $250 in purchases required.

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