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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016

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Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week
Thousands of people will line 7th Avenue in Ybor City on Saturday for the Krewe of Sant' Yago Illuminated Knight Parade. TRIBUNE FILE
Not sure what to do this week? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here are our editors’ picks for things to do in Tampa and the surrounding area this week, from the Knight...
Photos: Florida State Fair food, rides and animals
Ryan Reynolds, portraying antihero Deadpool, pounces on an adversary in the film based on the Marvel Comics character.
‘Deadpool’: Action film not afraid of spoofing anyone or anything
The risque romantic comedy “Sex Tips For Straight Women From a Gay Man” will be running through Sunday at the Straz Center.
‘Sex Tips For Straight Women From a Gay Man’ a comedic play with real moves
Bowie tribute among offerings for Florida Orchestra’s 2016-17 season

Bowie tribute among offerings for Florida Orchestra’s 2016-17 season

A tribute to rock icon David Bowie, Beethoven’s “Symphony No. 9” and “Ode to Joy” plus Cirque de la Symphonie, featuring aerialists and other circus performers, are among the highlights of The Florida Orchestra ...
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8 Valentine's Day date ideas in the Tampa Bay area

8 Valentine's Day date ideas in the Tampa Bay area

BARF, but in a good way: The Bay Area Renaissance Festival has an unfortunate acronym, but it’s still a fun trip to a time of kings, queens, jousting, jugglers, mimes, archery and eating with your hands. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, ...
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Today we celebrate: National White Shirt Day

  A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Feb 11, 2016 at 10:41am PST ...
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Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Not sure what to do this week? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here are our editors’ picks for things to do in Tampa and the surrounding area this week, from the Knight Parade in Ybor City to a rom-com at Tampa Theatre.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Tampa Museum of Art exhibit examines the human form in ‘Public and Private’

Tampa Museum of Art exhibit examines the human form in ‘Public and Private’

It’s easy to understand why the human figure is the most endearing and enduring subject in art. After all, we occupy the inside of our bodies as well as see and feel the outside. No subject is closest to our hearts, literally and figuratively...
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Patty Griffin comes to St. Pete with eclectic new collection of love songs

Patty Griffin comes to St. Pete with eclectic new collection of love songs

There’s a different type of love song in contemporary music, particularly in the hip-hop world. For some, the love of objects reigns supreme. Dreams of conspicuous consumption and elite status in song is common.
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‘Dali & Disney’ reflects on the lives of Spanish surrealist and animation pioneer

‘Dali & Disney’ reflects on the lives of Spanish surrealist and animation pioneer

ST. PETERSBURG — In its continuing quest to present uniquely complex exhibits connecting legendary artist Salvador Dali to the world’s greatest visionaries such as Leonardo da Vinci and Picasso, the Dali Museum’s newest show ...
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Alan Parsons recounts learning from Beatles, Pink Floyd ahead of Clearwater concert

Alan Parsons recounts learning from Beatles, Pink Floyd ahead of Clearwater concert

It’s been a half-century since Alan Parsons entered the music business. Although most recording artists pay their dues playing forgettable gigs and working unglamorous jobs, Parsons’ career commenced in memorable fashion.
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Art Splash brings funky assortment of local art to Hidden Springs Ale Works

Art Splash brings funky assortment of local art to Hidden Springs Ale Works

A pair of local artists are working together to bring an eclectic show to the Tampa Bay area.
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‘Sex Tips For Straight Women From a Gay Man’ a comedic play with real moves

‘Sex Tips For Straight Women From a Gay Man’ a comedic play with real moves

The off-Broadway hit “Sex Tips For Straight Women From a Gay Man” makes its Florida debut when the risque romantic comedy loosely adapted from the book of the same name runs today through Sunday at the Straz Center in Tampa.
Updated: 7 hours ago