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5 things to do under $5 in Tampa Bay this week: Jan. 16-22

Watch a theater organ pro perform or wheelchair rugby, attend a steel drum party and more.
British actor Charlie Chaplin performs on the high wire during the filming of "The Circus." Theater organ virtuoso Tom Hoehn will perform at the United Methodist Church of Sun City Center while the film plays on Jan. 17. [AP]
British actor Charlie Chaplin performs on the high wire during the filming of "The Circus." Theater organ virtuoso Tom Hoehn will perform at the United Methodist Church of Sun City Center while the film plays on Jan. 17. [AP]
Published Jan. 15

1. Live Organ and Silent Movie: Theater organ virtuoso Tom Hoehn will perform live on a theater organ to accompany the 1927 Charlie Chaplin silent film The Circus on the United Methodist Church of Sun City Center’s Rodgers Infinity organ. Hoehn’s performance there in May was a huge hit when he accompanied the Buster Keaton silent film The General. $5 donation suggested. 7 p.m. Friday. 1210 Del Webb Blvd. W, Sun City Center. (813) 362-0956.

Theater organ virtuoso Tom Hoehn is classically trained and works as a church organist in the greater Tampa Bay area. [United Methodist Church of Sun City Center]

2. Wheelchair Rugby Tournament: Six teams from the United States and Canada will compete in the most popular wheelchair sport in the world, wheelchair rugby, which is featured at the Paralympics and has the nickname “murder ball.” Free. 11 a.m. Friday, 10 a.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday, with the championship game at noon Sunday. All People’s Life Center, 6105 E Sligh Ave., Tampa. (813) 744-5978.

The Tampa Generals play the Denver Harlequins during the Tampa International Wheelchair Rugby Tournament in 2018. [Tampa Bay Times (2018)]

3. Party Under the Lights: There will be dancing in the street in Pass-a-Grille, plus food vendors, arts and crafts, beer, wine and sodas for sale. Steel drums sound off from 4 to 6 p.m., followed by the Impacs from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday. Paradise Grille, 900 Gulf Way. (727) 954-8957.

4. Susan B. Anthony: Failure Is Impossible: There will be many celebrations of women’s suffrage in 2020, its 100th anniversary. After a hard-fought series of votes in the U.S. Congress and in state legislatures, the Nineteenth Amendment became part of the U.S. Constitution on Aug. 18, 1920. Re-enactor Linda McKenney presents Susan B. Anthony and the story of equal rights and the women’s suffrage movement. Free. 6 p.m. Tuesday. SouthShore Regional Library, 15816 Beth Shields Way, Ruskin. (813) 273-3652.

5. Florida Manatee Festival: The sea cow that made Crystal River famous will be celebrated at the 33rd annual event that features entertainment on three stages. There will also be a kids zone, numerous fine art and craft vendors, food trucks, two food courts and free bus tours to Three Sisters Springs, where you can see dozens of manatees enjoying the spring water. Manatee boat tours will be offered from the city pier ($10, $5 for ages 6-12, free for 5 and younger). Festival admission is $5, 12 and younger free. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Downtown Crystal River, U.S. 19 and Citrus Avenue. gomanateefest.com.

A manatee swims near the entrance to Three Sisters Springs on Kings Bay in Citrus County in 2014. [DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times (2014)]

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