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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for April 4

SP_336577_FOUN_DALI_1 EDMUND D. FOUNTAIN | Times (03/29/2011 Tampa) Visitors to the Dali Museum in St. Petersburg examine the painter's 1960 work "The Ecumenical Council" in the new waterfront facility on March 29, 2011. The museum has already exceeded 100,000 visitors.  [EDMUND D. FOUNTAIN, Times]
SP_336577_FOUN_DALI_1 EDMUND D. FOUNTAIN | Times (03/29/2011 Tampa) Visitors to the Dali Museum in St. Petersburg examine the painter's 1960 work "The Ecumenical Council" in the new waterfront facility on March 29, 2011. The museum has already exceeded 100,000 visitors. [EDMUND D. FOUNTAIN, Times]
Published Apr. 3, 2018

Coffee with a Curator: Surrealism and Crime: A special monthly talk presented by one of the Dali Museum's education team or an invited speaker. In this portion, author and editor Margo Hammond looks at the surrealists' connection with crime. 10:30 a.m., Dali Museum, 1 Dali Blvd. (Bayshore Drive SE and Fifth Avenue SE), St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 823-3767.

Mid-Week Madeira Beach Morning Market: Shop the family and pet friendly market, with local produce, vendors, arts and crafts, specialty food items and food trucks on site. 10 a.m., Madeira Beach, On Madeira Way, between Gulf Boulevard and 150th Avenue N, Madeira Beach. Free (items individually priced). (727) 278-4285.

Mardi Gras at Universal: Running through April 7, Universal Studios brings the Big Easy to Orlando daily with a Mardi Gras parade with mythical creatures themed floats, lots of beads and Cajun food. For 13 nights during the festival, enjoy a free concert by nationally known pop and rock acts. Included with admission. (Note: Seasonal passholders are blacked out on concert days.) 9 a.m., Universal Orlando, 6000 Universal Blvd., Orlando. $105, $100 child. 1-800-837-2273.

Move More Day: Deputy Mayor Kanika Tomalin leads a staying fit and health rally that includes live music, goodie bags and a group walk around the park. 11:30 a.m., North Straub Park, Fifth Avenue NE and Bayshore Drive, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 892-5994.

Embracing the Dream: Join Mayor Rick Kriseman, Deputy Mayor Kanika Tomalin and other officials for an evening of excerpts from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s writings and speeches, reflections of historic events in St. Petersburg and musical performances to honor his legacy. 7 p.m., Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 323-1104.

Wine Society Tasting: Refine your wine palate in weekly wine tasting class with food pairings. Registration requested. 7 p.m., Ybor City Wine Bar, 1600 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. $20. (813) 999-4966.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Puddle Jumpers: Children ages 3 to 4 can enjoy a nature story, crafts and outdoor exploration. 9:30 a.m., Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, 1101 Country Club Way S, St. Petersburg. $5. (727) 893-7326.

TO WATCH

I Am MLK JR., 9 p.m., Paramount: A documentary about the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with explorations of the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the Birmingham Campaign, the March on Washington and the Selma Movement.

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