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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Tuesday, Sept. 17

PUP brings a performance to Ybor City, see work from the Art of Dr. Seuss collection at Syd Entel and three Tampa attractions observe Swaptember.
On Tuesday, Pup will play the Orpheum in Tampa's Ybor City. [Courtesy of Vanessa Heins]
Published Sep. 16

PUP: The Toronto punk rockers perform following the release of their album Morbid Stuff, with indie rock outfit Ratboys opening. $20 and up. 7 p.m. The Orpheum, 1915 E Seventh Ave., Tampa. (813) 248-9500. theorpheum.com.

Dr. Seuss: The Cat Behind the Hat: Don’t miss the exhibition of work from the Art of Dr. Seuss collection. It ranges from famed books to lesser-known pieces the author would create for personal enjoyment. On display through Sept. 29. Free. 9:30 a.m. Syd Entel Galleries, 247 Main St., Safety Harbor. (727) 725-1808. sydentelgalleries.com.

Swaptember: Members of ZooTampa at Lowry Park, the Florida Aquarium and MOSI “swap” membership privileges for admission to any of the three attractions. Runs through Sept. 30. Included with membership. 9:30 a.m. ZooTampa at Lowry Park, 1101 W Sligh Ave., Tampa. (813) 935-8552.

Beach Drive Dine and Wine Tour: Let your taste buds guide you on this culinary exploration where craft cocktails and wine meet food. The Birchwood, Locale Market, FarmTable Cucina, Flute and Dram and Cassis are the participating stops. $75. 5:30 p.m. The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort and Golf Club, 501 Fifth Ave. NE. (813) 310-4401. tampabayfoodtours.com.

Gulfport Fresh Market: A year-round community market that showcases local vendors selling items like fresh produce, cheese, flowers, garden goods and artwork. Hosted every Tuesday. Free. 9 a.m. 3101 Beach Blvd., Gulfport. gulfporttuesdayfreshmarket.com.

TO WATCH

College Football 150: The American Game, 7 p.m. ET, ESPN: An 11-episode documentary series delving through the 150-year history of college football. The production recalls not only the great players and games, but the various elements that have made the sport an integral component of the national landscape.

MORE TO EXPLORE

Find date night ideas and things to do with kids at tampabay.com/events.

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    Disney officials said the resort’s Disney Skyliner started operating again on Monday.
  2. From left: Jason Mewes as Jay and Kevin Smith as Silent Bob in "Clerks II." The Weinstein Company
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  9. Smokey Robinson will visit the new Hard Rock Event Center at Tampa's Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on Thursday. Courtesy of Mahaffey Theater
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    As we head into Halloween season there’s lots of both scary and kid-friendly choices to get into the Halloween spirit this week.
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