Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 25

FILE - In this May 5, 2017, file photo, Dave Matthews performs at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans. Dave Matthews, Trey Anastasio Band and others will perform a concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York for â\u0080\u009CA Concert for Island Reliefâ\u0080\u009D on Jan. 6, 2018, to benefit hurricane relief efforts in United States and the British Virgin Islands. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)
FILE - In this May 5, 2017, file photo, Dave Matthews performs at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans. Dave Matthews, Trey Anastasio Band and others will perform a concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York for â\u0080\u009CA Concert for Island Reliefâ\u0080\u009D on Jan. 6, 2018, to benefit hurricane relief efforts in United States and the British Virgin Islands. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)
Published July 24 2018
Updated July 24 2018

Dave Matthews Band: On their first trip to Tampa in a couple of years, in support of new album Come Tomorrow. 8 p.m., MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, 4802 U.S. 301 N, Tampa. $45.50-$115. (800) 745-3000.

Smashing Pumpkins: The alt-rock pioneers are back on the road with a classic reunited lineup. Metric opens. 7 p.m., Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. $29-$125. (813) 301-2500.

Tampa Bay Rays: vs. New York Yankees: It’s Senior Special Wednesday with fans ages 60 and older getting a press level ticket for $15. 12:10 p.m., Tropicana Field, 1 Tropicana Drive, St. Petersburg. Ticket prices vary by game. Toll-free 1-888-326-7297.

Rebecca Penneys Piano Festival: Today features Eunmi Ko and Benjamin Warsaw. 3 p.m., USF Concert Hall, 3755 W Holly Drive, Tampa. Free.

Pause: Try this happy hour series with drink specials, popcorn, theater tours and a chance to hear the Mighty Wurlitzer pipe organ. 4:30 p.m., Tampa Theatre, 711 Franklin St., Tampa. No cover. (813) 274-8982.

Bad Jews: Three cousins battle it out over family, faith and legacy, in this comedy. Through Aug. 5. 7 p.m., American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $39. (727) 823-7529.

Rich Homie Quan: Rapper known for Type of Way, Walk Thru and Flex will perform. 7 p.m., Crowbar, 1812 N 17th St., Tampa. $20, $60 VIP. (813) 241-8600.

Sunset Movies: In honor of Shark Week, catch a screening of the epic shark classic Jaws. 8:30 p.m., Caddy’s Pub, 20025 Gulf Blvd., Indian Shores. Free (food/drink additional). (727) 595-3172.

AMC Summer Movie Camp: Today, it’s Captain Underpants. Also taking place at Palm Harbor 10 in Palm Harbor and Regency 20 in Brandon. 10 a.m., Centro Ybor 10, 1600 E Seventh Ave., Tampa. $4. (813) 248-2323.

Aprons Cooking School: Grits and Grains: Bleu cheese grits with grilled steak, farro truffle ‘mac n’ cheese’, quinoa cakes with chicken. $50. 6 p.m., Aprons Cooking School, Publix Supermarket, 7835 Gunn Highway, Tampa. (813) 926-4465.

Peter Kater: Grammy-winning composer and pianist. 7:30 p.m., First Unity Church, 460 46th Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $20. (727) 527-2222.

Darryl Lenox: 9:30 p.m., Coconuts Comedy Club at MJ’s, 5501 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach. $20. (727) 360-5653.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Regal Summer Movie Express: The Secret Life of Pets and Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel. Also taking place at Largo Mall 8 in Largo and Citrus Park Stadium 20 in Tampa. 10 a.m., Park Place Stadium 16, 7200 U.S. 19 N, Pinellas Park. $1. (727) 525-7777.

Meet ‘Dolphin Tale’ Stars: Nathan Gamble (Sawyer), Cozi Zuehlsdorff (Hazel) and Austin Highsmith (Phoebe) will make special appearances and be available for photos and autographs. Noon, 2:15 and 3:15 p.m., Clearwater Marine Aquarium, 249 Windward Passage, Clearwater. $22.95, $20.95 ages 60-older, $17.95 ages 3-12, 2 and younger free. (727) 441-1790.

Summer Bee Series: Math Bee: Students in grades 1-6 compete for prizes. Each week focuses on a different curriculum. 6:15 p.m., Johnson Community Library, 1059 18th Ave. S, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 893-7113.

TO WATCH

SERIES PREMIERE Castle Rock, Hulu: Executive produced by J.J. Abrams, the chilling psychological-horror anthology series takes place in the fictional Maine town featured in many of Stephen King’s novels. Watch with the lights on.

SERIES PREMIERE Burden of Truth, 8 p.m., CW: A high-powered attorney (Kristin Kreuk) returns to her small prairie town hoping to crack a troublesome case. Apparently her big-pharma client’s vaccine has caused a mysterious illness affecting a handful of teen girls.

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