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5 things to do under $5: Meet WWE's Jimmy and Jey Uso, 'Hamilton' sing-along

TECO Public Art Gallery Capt. John Shrimper by Mike King, whose solo exhibition \u201CArt From the Heartland\u201D opens July 1 and continues through Aug. 30 will be on dispay at the TECO Public Art Gallery.
Published Jul. 25, 2018

1 Meet WWE Stars: Meet and take photos with former Smackdown Tag Team champions Jimmy and Jey Uso. The twin brothers hold multiple records, including the record for the longest-reigning champions and the most reigns at three. It's free to see them 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday at Cricket Wireless, 15231 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. (813) 205-7742.

2 Downtown Tampa's Fourth Friday: The fourth Friday of each month, museums and performing arts venues around downtown Tampa offer extended hours with deals or special programming. Among them, the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts has "pay as you choose" admission from 5-7 p.m., and the TECO Public Art Gallery will have a talk and tour 5:30-7:30 p.m. with artist Mike King to discuss his watercolor and acrylic paintings depicting rural and urban life from Florida to Brooklyn. The exhibit remains on display through Aug. 31.

3 Hamiltunes: Sure we all belt out Helpless or My Shot in the car, but this is an officially sanctioned Hamilton sing-along at 1 p.m. Saturday at Tampa's Jimmie B. Keel Regional Library. Costumes are encouraged. 2902 W Bearss Ave., Tampa. Free. (813) 273-3652.

4 Mario Kart Tournament: Drink and play video games for prizes. No cover, but donations are appreciated to benefit the Child's Play program at All Children's Hospital. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Park and Rec, 100 Fourth St. S, St. Petersburg. (727) 245-9100

5 Flicks and Fins: The Seminole Aquatic Center invites everyone for a fun family night of DJ dancing, games, prizes and to relax in the pool while watching the movie Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. Food and drink available for purchase. 6 p.m. Friday. 9100 113th St. N, Seminole. $3. (727) 391-8345.


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