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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Wednesday, Sept. 18

Ring in National Cheeseburger Day, watch Bad Religion play Jannus Live or laugh with YouTubers Drew Gooden and Danny Gonzalez.

National Cheeseburger Day: Want to celebrate? Buy one cheeseburger at BurgerFi (Tampa, Trinity and Seminole) and get a second for $1. Order $5 cheeseburgers from Caddy’s on Central (217 Central Ave., St. Petersburg) all day. Or pair the cheeseburger at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar (4322 W Boy Scout Blvd., Tampa) with a glass of Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon or Mer Soleil Reserve Pinot Noir for $30.

Bad Religion: The ’80s punk legends tour alongside folk-punk singer-songwriter Emily Davis and the Murder Police. $29.50. 7 p.m. Jannus Live, 200 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg. (727) 565-0550.

Drew Gooden and Danny Gonzalez: These former Vine stars and vloggers offer a comedic medley of music, sketches and improv as part of their We Are Two Different People tour, featuring guest Kurtis Conner. $25.50 and up. 8 p.m. David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. (727) 229-7827.

Dominic Fike: This Naples singer-rapper has caught the music world’s ear with breezy, hip-pop ditties like his breakthrough single 3 Nights. Deb Never opens. $30-$35. 6:30 p.m. The Orpheum, 1915 E Seventh Ave., Tampa. (813) 248-9500.

Strung Out and the Casualties: The California punk/metal fusion group performs alongside the New York street punks with a gothic flare. $19. 7 p.m. Crowbar, 1812 N 17th St., Tampa. (813) 241-8600.

The Pump and Dump Show: An adults-only evening of comedy, music, prizes, games, swearing and commiseration about life before parenthood. $30. 8 p.m. Tampa Improv, 1600 E Eighth Ave. (813) 864-4000.


SEASON FINALE MasterChef, 8 p.m., Fox: They stood the heat and didn’t get out of the kitchen. Now the three Season 10 finalists duke it out one more time to determine a champion. The challenge: execute a stand-out, three-course meal for the judges.

SEASON FINALE America’s Got Talent, 8 p.m., NBC: All summer we’ve been watching singers, dancers, magicians, beat boxers, various animal acts and more parade across the stage. Now it’s time to get down to business and crown a winner during a two-hour season finale.


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