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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Tuesday, June 25

On Tuesday, Luis Miguel, shown here at New York’s Madison Square Garden in 2018, will take over Amalie Arena in Tampa. [Charles Sykes/Invision/AP]
Published Jun. 24

Luis Miguel: This iconic Grammy- and Latin Grammy-winning Mexican artist performs his mix of pop, bolero, mariachi, big band and romantic ballads. $36.20 and up. 8:30 p.m. Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. (813) 301-2500. amaliearena.com.

Abstract Expressionism Lecture: Valerie Hellstein, catalogue essayist for the "Abstract Expressionism: A Social Revolution" exhibition, talks about the movement's underlying beliefs during a discussion included with admission. $5-$15, free for college students, military and kids 5 and younger. 6:30 p.m. Tampa Museum of Art, 120 Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa. (813) 274-8130. tampamuseum.org.

Warrior Games: Archery (8 a.m.), indoor rowing (2 p.m.) and wheelchair basketball (3 p.m.) keep this competition going. Free. Tampa Convention Center, 333 S Franklin St., Tampa. (813) 274-8511. dodwarriorgames.com.

Cobb Summer Movie Series: Cobb Theatres screen more than 10 films during this seasonal cinematic series. Up next are Paddington 2 and Curious George. Runs Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through Aug. 1. Free. 10 a.m. Westfield Countryside Mall, 27001 U.S. 19 N, Clearwater. (727) 796-1070.

Regal Summer Movie Express: Kids can escape the heat and watch older flicks for cheap at Regal Cinemas. This week, Teen Titans Go! and Paddington 2 are featured. Tampa's Citrus Park 20 also participates. Runs Tuesdays and Wednesdays through Sept. 4. $1. 10 a.m. Park Place Stadium 16, 7200 U.S. 19 N, Pinellas Park. (727) 525-7777.

To Watch

Mike Epps: Only One Mike, Netflix: In the stand-up special, Epps reflects on the gift (and curse) of raising four daughters, overcoming childhood dyslexia and the mysterious infinite wisdom of old people.

SEASON PREMIERE Big Brother, 8 p.m., CBS: The reality series that turns human beings into lab rats, returns for its — wait for it — 21st season. Yeah, we can't believe it, either.

More to Explore

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

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