Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Nov. 29

The Christmas lights are fully in place at Busch Gardens and The Piano Guys take the stage in Clearwater.
LUIS SANTANA | TIMESA Nativity scene seen at Christmas Town at Busch Gardens Tampa.Hundreds of thousands of lights, holiday decorations and entertainers bring Christmas Town to life this holiday season at Busch Gardens [Friday November 23, 2018] [Photo Luis Santana | Times]
LUIS SANTANA | TIMESA Nativity scene seen at Christmas Town at Busch Gardens Tampa.Hundreds of thousands of lights, holiday decorations and entertainers bring Christmas Town to life this holiday season at Busch Gardens [Friday November 23, 2018] [Photo Luis Santana | Times]
Published November 27
Updated November 28

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.-7 p.m.Busch Gardens, 10165 N McKinley Drive, Tampa.

The Piano Guys: Internet phenomenon group consisting of pianist Jon Schmidt, cellist Steven Sharp Nelson, and musicians Paul Anderson and Al van der Beek, who rose to fame after immensely successful series of self-made music videos will present a performance their most recent hit album Christmas Together. 7:30 p.m. Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $63.75-$93.75. (727) 791-7400. thepianoguys.com.

John Witherspoon: Best known as Ice Cube’s dad in the hit Friday movies, Witherspoon has also starred in The Wayans Brothers TV show and I’m Gonna Git You Sucka. 8 p.m., Improv Comedy Theater, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $22 - $25. (813) 864-4000 ; improvtampa.com.

St. Petersburg Power and Sailboat Show: The yacht basin and Albert Whitted Park will be filled with hundreds of sail and power boats. Once again, the event also includes a 40,000-square-foot tent housing marine gear, children’s activities, seminars and clinics. 10 a.m., Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $17, 15 and younger free.

Quinn Dahle: The clean comic has appeared on The Tonight Show, Showtime and Comedy Central. 8:30 p.m. Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $10 - $16.50. (813) 960-1197.

Justin Martin: DJ and producer will perform on his “Set It Off Tour.” 10 p.m. The Orpheum, 1915 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. $20-$40. (813) 248-9500. theorpheum.com

81Bay Plogging Run Club: Join 81Bay Brewing Company owner Keelan to clean up South Tampa on this 2-mile run with stops to pick up trash along the way. Reward yourself with a beer as trash is separated for recycling after the run. 6:30-8 p.m. 81Bay Brewing Company, 4465 Gandy Blvd., Tampa. southtampachamber.org

Tampa Career Fair: Hiring managers on site ready to hire for open positions. Dress appropriately and bring several copies of your resume. 11 a.m.-2 p.m.Holiday Inn Tampa Westshore Airport, 700 North Westshore Blvd., Tampa. eventbrite.com

Run for Your Wife: Complications ensue when a cab driver nearly gets caught living a double life in this farce. Through Dec. 16. 11 a.m. Early Bird Dinner Theatre, 13355 49th St. N, Clearwater. (727) 446-5898.

Miss Bennett: Christmas at Pemberly: When the family gathers for the holidays, it’s bookish middle sister Mary’s turn for a chance at independence and love, in this sequel to Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, Through Dec. 30. 7 p.m. American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, Saint Petersburg. .

Faces of AIDS: A talk by people impacted by AIDS, along with a display of squares from the AIDS Quilt and a candlelight vigil honoring those lost to HIV/AIDS. 7:30 p.m.Eckerd College Fox Hall, 4200 54th Ave. S, Saint Petersburg. Free.

James Michaels: An American Pop Life Exhibition: The James Museum of Western and Wildlife Art brings pop art vibes to its galleries with this exhibition that features the pop expressionist and Painterly Realism paintings from Michaels, a Tampa Bay artist. 150 Central Ave, St. Petersburg.

TO WATCH

The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration, 9 p.m., ABC: Gwen Stefani, Meghan Trainor, Brett Eldredge, Andrea and Matteo Bocelli and others perform in a special filmed at the Disney theme parks.

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