1. Things to Do

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 12

Eichmann Trial at Beit Ha'am in Jerusalem, Israel, 196. The Florida Holocaust Museum in February will be getting the blockbuster exhibition on the capture of Adolf Eichmann, one of the most dramatic espionage stories in modern history. Operation Finale: The Capture & Trial of Adolf Eichmann is the first exhibition in the United States to fully document the pursuit, capture, extradition, and trial of a Nazi war criminal. Photo from the -Government Press Office
Published Jul. 12, 2018

Free Museum Admission: The Florida Holocaust Museum invites the public for a free tour and an opportunity to see the "Operation Finale: The Capture and Trial of Adolf Eichmann" exhibit before it closes on July 15. 10 a.m., Florida Holocaust Museum, 55 Fifth St. S, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 820-0100;

Steve Trevino: Of the Showtime special Grandpa Joe's Son and Unrelatable on Netflix. 8:30 p.m., Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $16-$22. (813) 960-1197;

Happy Hour With the Historian: Roger Smith, the author of Florida: The 14th Colony, will discuss the American Revolution story of the British stockpiling weapons and gun powder in St. Augustine. 6 p.m., St. Petersburg Museum of History, 335 Second Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. $5, members free. (727) 894-1052;

Dunedin Blue Jays: vs. Clearwater: Tonight, the team wears custom uniforms representing Dunedin's history that will be auctioned off after the game. 6:30 p.m., Dunedin Stadium, 373 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. (727) 733-9302;

The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!): A parody and tribute to the history of musical theater. Through July 15. 7 p.m., Freefall Theatre, 6099 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $25-$50. (727) 498-5205;

Bad Jews: Preview: After their grandfather's funeral, three cousins battle it out over family, faith and legacy, in this comedy. Through Aug. 5. $29. 8 p.m., American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. (727) 823-7529;

Sarasota Improv Festival: The annual improv event hosts national and international troupes. 8 p.m., Florida Studio Theatre Goldstein Cabaret, 1241 N Palm Ave., Sarasota. $10-$79; package deals available. (941) 366-9000;


Sensory Night: This trampoline jump session provides softer music and less distractions for special needs children. Reusable sky socks required. 6 p.m., Sky Zone, 10137 E Adamo Drive, Tampa. $10. (813) 575-5112.

Wild Wonders: Enter an enchanted garden of topiary zoo animals adorned with florals for zoo-themed stories, craft time, animal face painting, treats and an indoor movie. Remains on display through Aug. 5. 10 a.m., Westfield Citrus Park , 8021 Citrus Park Town Center, Tampa. Free (fee for some activities). (813) 926-4644.

Summer Circus Spectacular: Ringling veterans perform acrobatics, juggling, comedy and aerial work. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Historic Asolo Theater, 5401 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota. $16, $12 ages 12 and younger (except June 12-15). (941) 360-7399;


Marvel's Cloak & Dagger, 8 p.m., Freeform: A mysterious man might be the key for Tandy to finally clear her father's name. Unfortunately, getting answers won't be easy because the man has been in a catatonic state for almost a decade.


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Editor's note: An earlier version of this story contained an incorrect location for Steve Trevino.


  1. MICHELE MILLER | Times 2018
Thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts will roll into downtown New Port Richey for the Cotee River Bike Fest held Oct. 11-13. Times (2018)
    The weekend event brings thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts to town while benefiting local charities.
  2. Bigger. Taller. Glitzier. A $720 million expansion of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa has added a 14-story hotel, right, next to the casino's original hotel on the left. Richard Danielson
    Nicole Kidman and Christie Brinkley walked the red carpet, and two members of the Wallenda family walked a high wire strung between the casino’s two hotel towers.
  3. The Cotee River Bike Fest will be held Oct. 11-13 in downtown New Port Richey. Times
    Local offerings abound for those wanting to get out and about.
  4. The African American Heritage Trail in St. Petersburg begins at the Carter G. Woodson African American Museum. MARTHA ASENCIO-RHINE  |  Tampa Bay Times
    It has been five years since the historic trail celebrated its grand opening, but many still don’t know it’s there.
  5. The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride combines dapper duds and vintage-inspired bikes on a ride to raise money for men's health charities. Mari Sabra
    The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride returns to Tampa Bay as local motorcyclists join a worldwide run to raise money for men’s health charities.
  6. Natalie D'Alessandro and Izaac Deal break out into dance during the inaugural Pride Festival in 2018 in downtown New Port Richey. MICHELE MILLER  |  Times (2018)
    New Port Richey gathering will feature a week of lead-up events.
  7. Suzanne Natzke, an artist and teacher with the Pasco Fine Arts Council, arranges her watercolor paintings for an upcoming exhibit, 'Moments in Time.' The exhibit will be held through Oct. 21 at the council's new gallery at Avalon Park West in Wesley Chapel. MICHELE MILLER  |  Michele Miller
    The countywide Council will exhibit work at the Avalon Park West community.
  8. The Tampa Bay Lightning has tapped Cigar City Brewing to bring its Jai Alai, Guayabera, and Florida Cracker beers to Amalie Arena as the team’s official craft beer partner. (Photo via Tampa Bay Lightning) Tampa Bay Lightning
    Cigar City also will move its popular annual Hunahpu’s Beer Festival to Amalie Arena starting next March.
  9. Pinellas County resident and bestselling author Lisa Unger. Courtesy of Jay Nolan
    Plus, Tampa’s Sulphur Springs Museum will host Raymond Arsenault for a discussion about ‘Arthur Ashe: A Life.’
  10. Cyclists make their way north at Main Street in Dunedin along the Fred Marquis Pinellas Trail Tuesday, July 23, 2019. The trail runs from St. Petersburg to Tarpon Springs. There are several options for food and drinks along the trail. CHRIS URSO   |   TIMES  |  Tampa Bay Times
    From the breweries of Dunedin to the Tampa Riverwalk, these rides show off Tampa Bay’s character