USF Lecture Series: Amara La Negra: The Dominican-American native of Miami is best known as the breakout star of this seasonís Love and Hip Hop: Miami. La Negraís free talk is expected to focus on the challenges of navigating the entertainment industry as an Afro-Latina recording artist and actor. 8 p.m., University of South Florida Marshall Student Center, 4202 E Fowler Ave., Tampa. Free. (813) 974-3180.
$10 Tuesdays: The museum is open from until 8 p.m. every Tuesday, featuring $10 admission all day. From 5-8 p.m. enjoy special events in the galleries or find happy hour specials in the Canyon Cafe. 10 a.m., James Museum of Western and Wildlife Art, 150 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $5, members free. (727) 892-4200.
Drag Queen Bingo: Drag queens call the numbers for 10 games of flamboyant bingo. Benefits Southeastern Guide Dogs. 7 p.m., Hamburger Maryís Bar & Grill, 2901 Tyrone Blvd. N, St. Petersburg. $10. (727) 851-9386; hamburgermarys.com/stpete.
Tampa Bay Rays: vs. New York Yankees: Itís $2 Tuesday with kids ages 14 and younger getting in for $2 with the purchase of a full priced adult ticket. Also, hot dogs are $2. 7:10 p.m., Tropicana Field, 1 Tropicana Drive, St. Petersburg. Ticket prices vary by game. Toll-free 1-888-326-7297; tampabay.rays.mlb.com.
Jacuzzi Boys: Miami-based rock ní roll band. 8 p.m., Hooch and Hive, 1001 West Cass St., Tampa. $7..
Sunscreen [email protected]: A collection of short films ranging from 90 seconds to 30 minutes. Features a total of 70 minutes of mixed genre short films. 7:30 p.m., [email protected], 620 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. $5. (727) 895-6620; thestudioat620.org.
Gulfport Tuesday Fresh Market: With live music from jazz to rock, pop to island, plus vegetables and fruit, baked goods, herbs, teas, plants, crafts, handmade jewelry.. 9 a.m., Gulfport, along Beach Boulevard, Gulfport. Free. (727) 902-2326; GulfportMA.com.
Bulla Gastrobar Anniversary Celebration: To celebrate its first anniversary in Tampa, Bulla Gastrobar is giving guests complimentary paella tastings all day and $5 red sangrias. 11:30 a.m., Bulla Gastrobar, 930 S Howard Ave., Tampa. (813) 773-8626; bullagastrobar.com.
Cruisiní Tuesday: Show off your hot rod, classic car, sport bike, cruiser, or cafe racer, and get $1 off draft beers from 5-10 p.m. 5 p.m., Mastryís Brewing Co., 7701 Blind Pass Road, St. Pete Beach. Beer prices vary. (727) 202-8045; mastrysbrewingco.com.
Tannahill Weavers: As part of the Haggis Celtic Concert series, the Scottish band performs traditional highland music, featuring bagpipes. 7:30 p.m., Scottish American Society Hall, 917 Louden St., Dunedin. $12 advance, $15 at the door.; sas-dunedin.com.
Tampa Bay Lightning: Preseason: vs. Florida: 7:30 p.m., Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. Ticket prices vary by game. (813) 301-6600; lightning.nhl.com.
KIDS AND FAMILY
Terrific Tots: Great Explorations brings children ages 1 to 4 a play time with songs, stories, art, movement and toys. 9:45 a.m., Sundial St. Pete, 151 Second Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 800-3201; newbaywalk.com.
Sportstember: Marking the museumís eighth birthday, everyone gets $8 general admission for exhibits focusing on health, wellness, nutrition and fitness. Valid through Sept. 30. 10 a.m., Glazer Childrenís Museum, 110 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa. $8. (813) 443-3861; glazermuseum.org.
Tampa Bay Area Resident Special: For the month of September, residents of Pinellas, Hillsborough, Hernando, Citrus, Manatee and Pasco counties get reduced price admission to the Aquarium. $14.99, $9.99 ages 3-12, 2 and younger free. Regular admission all others. 10 a.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.
SEASON PREMIERE NCIS, 8 p.m., CBS: As the series embarks on a new season, the search is on for Director Vance, who was abducted by a terrorist in last seasonís finale. Meanwhile, Gibbs is serving as the acting director.
SEASON PREMIERE This Is Us, 9 p.m., NBC: Break out the tissues. A third season begins tonight and you just know the Pearsons will be trying to yank on your heartstrings again.
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