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  1. Things to Do

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Aug. 19

Rickie Lee Jones: The two-time Grammy-award winner exploded onto the pop scene in 1978, with a mix of jazz and rock. Her most recent album, The Other Side of Desire, was released just this past April. 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $39.50-$50. (727) 791-7400.

Epicurean Education: Chef BT Nguyen: Super Foods: Restaurant BT's BT Nguyen creates a three course super food tasting menu. $85. 7 p.m., Epicurean Theatre at the Epicurean Hotel, 1207 S Howard Ave., Tampa. (813) 999-8735.

Couples Night: Couples can each sip a complimentary cocktail as you both participate in an indoor golfing session including 30 minutes of personalized evaluation on the driving range, 20 minutes of HD simulated golf and 10 minutes of golf cornhole. 6 p.m., Fore Seasons Golf, 9965 18th St. N, St. Petersburg. $30. (727) 576-4653.

Dunedin Blue Jays: Clearwater: 6:30 p.m., Florida Auto Exchange Stadium, 373 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. Price varies by event. (727) 733-9302.

Twilight on the Town: Meet in front of the arcade for a walking tour with a literary twist. Learn about St. Pete's architecture while listening to area writers read their works. Bring your favorite Florida poem or other work to share. 6:30 p.m., Snell Arcade, 405 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $5, members free. (727) 824-7802.

KIDS AND FAMILY

Children's Summer Series: Turbo: Get the kids out of the house for this series of affordable family movies, shown weekdays at the movie theater. In Turbo (PG), a freak accident allows an everyday garden snail to win the Indy 500. 11 a.m., Studio Movie Grill 14, 12332 University Mall Court, Tampa. $3. (813) 241-3800.

TO WATCH

Last Comic Standing, 10 p.m., NBC. No joke. It's time for the first of two semifinal rounds as 20 funny people take the stage. However, only five will move on.

COMING UP

Funk Fest brings back old-school hip hop with Jodeci, SWV, Dru Hill, Trick Daddy, 8Ball and MJG and 2 Live Crew on Saturday at Raymond James Stadium ($35-$120).

MORE TO EXPLORE

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