Tampa Bay Lightning: vs. Florida: 7:30 p.m., Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. Ticket prices vary by game. (813) 301-6600; lightning.nhl.com.
Thunder From Down Under: Dance routines, barely-there costumes, state-of-the-art lighting and chiseled abs have been making women swoon for more than 22 years. 7 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $29.50-$57.50. (727) 791-7400.
Rock the Yacht: Thanksgiving: Enjoy a 2.5-hour rockin’ party on the open water with entertainment (Stormbringer), food and drink specials on board. 8 p.m., Yacht StarShip, 603 Channelside Drive, Tampa. $35. (813) 223-7999; yachtstarship.com.
Thanksgiving Eve Bar Crawl: A turkey themed four stop bar crawl with a free shot at each stop, shotgun beers aboard a party bus, beer pong, flip cup, cornhole and a raffle. 6 p.m., Franklin Manor, 912 N Franklin St., Tampa. $25-$30. (650) 440-2390; downtowncrawlers.com.
Damon Fowler’s Holiday Blues Bash: Singer and guitarist gathers friends for a pre-holiday blues show. 8 p.m., Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $18-$38.(727) 822-3590; mypalladium.org.
Mayday Parade: Rock band from Tallahassee with This Wild Life, Yellowcard’s William Ryan Key and Oh Weatherly. 8 p.m., Ritz Ybor, 1503 E Seventh Ave., Tampa. $27.50-$40. (813) 247-2555; ritzybor.com.
Christmas Town at Busch Gardens: More than 2 million twinkling lights transform the park into a holiday wonderland with Rudolph, Christmas-themed entertainment and visits with Santa in his house. Included with admission through Dec. 31. 10 a.m., Busch Gardens, 10165 N McKinley Drive, Tampa. $104, 2 and younger free. Save $15 if you order online. (813) 884-4386; buschgardens.com.
Winter Village: The riverfront park turns into a winter wonderland with a 360 degree light display set to holiday music, ice skating, the Winter Village Express, 10 pop-up boutiques, food and drink. Hours given are for the ice rink, other hours vary. 4 p.m., Curtis Hixon Park, 600 N Ashley Drive, Tampa. Free (skating/skate rental/trolley additional). (813) 221-3686; wintervillagetampa.com.
Red Sun Rising: Rock band. 7 p.m., The Orpheum, 1915 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. $15. (813) 248-9500; theorpheum.com.
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder: ‘Knock-em dead’ musical. 3 and 8 p.m., Florida Studio Theatre Gompertz Theatre, 1241 N Palm Ave., Sarasota. $29-$49. (941) 366-9000; floridastudiotheatre.org.
This Is Us, 9 p.m., NBC: Settle in for a Thanksgiving celebration. In the present, the Pearsons have an unconventional” holiday dinner. In the past, Jack, Rebecca and the big three spend Thanksgiving with Miguel.
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