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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sept. 6

St. Petersburg is home to the world's largest shuffleboard facility.
St. Petersburg is home to the world's largest shuffleboard facility.
Published Sep. 5, 2018

#Legalizeit Red Carpet Event: The producers of The Marijuana Show created a new short political documentary about the reasons for legalizing cannabis and hemp, followed by clips from the show and a Q&A with the creators and other activists. 6 p.m., Carrollwood Villagio Cinemas, 11778 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $12 Veterans, $15 General Admission, $25 VIP. (813) 498-2800.

ArtFlix: This series on art-related documentaries and films this week brings The Hudson River School: Artistic Pioneers. 6 p.m., Dali Museum, 1 Dali Blvd. (Bayshore Drive SE and Fifth Avenue SE), St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 823-3767; thedali.org.

Rock the Park: Monthly music series showcasing Tampa's musical talents. This month's show features The Boats, Photo Fire, and Serendipity the Band. 6:30 p.m., Curtis Hixon Park, 600 N Ashley Drive, Tampa. Free. (813) 221-3686; rocktheparktampa.com.

An Evening of Civic Engagement With Jeff Weaver: A senior advisor to Sen. Bernie Sanders and the campaign manager for his 2016 presidential run. Weaver is the author of How Bernie Won: Inside the Revolution That's Taking Back Our Country—and Where We Go From Here. 7 p.m., Eckerd College Fox Hall, 4200 54th Ave. S, St. Petersburg. Free. (800) 456-9009; eckerd.edu.

Shuffleboard: Beginners Boot Camp: Learn to shuffle. Class covers scoring, etiquette, rules, tips and basic strategy. 7 p.m., Mirror Lake St. Petersburg Shuffleboard Club, 559 Mirror Lake Drive N, St. Petersburg. $10, members free. (727) 822-2083; stpeteshuffle.com.

Hedwig and the Angry Inch: Jobsite Theater presents the tale of transgender immigrant Hedwig and her queer-glam rock musical act. Through Sept. 15. 8 p.m., Shimberg Playhouse at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. Start at $29.50. (813) 229-7827; jobsitetheater.org.

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

KIDS AND FAMILY

Loomis Bros. Circus: The "Circus is Alive" themed show features elephants, acrobats, tigers, daredevils, clowns and a live circus band. Doors open approximately one hour prior to each performance and all tickets are general admission, first come, first served. 7 p.m., Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. $20, $8 ages 3-12, 2 and younger free. (352) 587-2845.

TO WATCH

SEASON PREMIERE I Love You, America, Hulu: Just in time to tackle the midterm elections, comedian Sarah Silverman returns for Season 2 of humorous monologues, studio bits and field segments. The topical show attempts to mend fences by connecting "unlike-minded people."

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