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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Wednesday, June 26

The Used will headline the inaugural Disrupt Festival on Wednesday at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre in Tampa. [Courtesy of Meghan Thompson via Big Picture Media]
Published Jun. 24

Disrupt Festival: This summerlong tour highlights a host of emo, metal and alt-rock acts, including bands like the Used, Circa Survive and the Story So Far. $19.99 and up. 1:30 p.m. MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, 4802 U.S. 301 N, Tampa. (813) 740-2446. livenation.com.

Stonewall to Pulse: A Community Discussion: In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, hear from an intergenerational panel of people who've experienced milestones in LGBTQ history. Brandon Wolf (Pulse survivor), Christine Leinonen (mother of Pulse victim Christopher Leinone), Cristina Yelvington (coordinator for LGBTQ initiatives at the University of South Florida), Jason Marsden (executive director of the Matthew Shepard Foundation) and Jay Chetney (Stonewall activist) participate. Free. 6:30 p.m. Metro Inclusive Health, 3251 Third Ave. N, St. Petersburg. (727) 321-3854, ext. 1824. metrotampabay.org.

Storyteller's Dinner: The intimate meal pairs four dishes with cocktails that call for the popular bourbon Angel's Envy. Call for reservations, as space is limited. $75. 6 and 8:30 p.m. Ciro's Speakeasy and Supper Club, 2109 Bayshore Blvd., Tampa. (813) 251-0022. cirostampa.com.

Warrior Games: Preliminaries for wheelchair rugby (8 a.m.) at the Tampa Convention Center, 333 S Franklin St., and sitting volleyball (3 p.m.) at the Yuengling Center, 4202 E Fowler Ave., kick off and continue through Thursday. The sitting volleyball finals are planned for Sunday, while the wheelchair rugby finals take place Friday. Free. 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

Jane the Virgin, 9 p.m., The CW: The final season continues. When Lina (guest star Diane Guerrero) comes to town, Jane is excited to see her. That is until Lina asks her for a favor.

More to Explore

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

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