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Monday, Aug 29, 2016

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Your guide to the Grand Brony Gala, including what a Brony is

Your guide to the Grand Brony Gala, including what a Brony is

Tampa will be “about 20 percent cooler,” as Rainbow Dash would say, when the Grand Brony Gala gallops into town this weekend.
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Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa this week

Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa 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 Bay, from a fashion retrospective at Tampa Museum of Art to the shock rock of Alice Cooper.
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Norma Kamali retrospective at Tampa Museum of Art is back-to-the-future experience

Norma Kamali retrospective at Tampa Museum of Art is back-to-the-future experience

Norma Kamali has survived the roiling currents of the fashion industry for almost 50 years by being a genius at two contradictory impulses: She is a pioneer. She is a conservative. Many would disagree with that latter description, but hear me out.
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Tampa International Airport’s Hard Rock has gear from Gaga to the Rolling Stones

Tampa International Airport’s Hard Rock has gear from Gaga to the Rolling Stones

Peel your eyes at TIA and you might just see the Rolling Stones, Debbie Harry or Jimi Hendrix. You can spot those music icons, and more, when the Hard Rock Cafe opens Saturday, its walls festooned with more than 30 rock and pop artifacts. Many document the air-faring adventures of traveling rock stars.
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What it’s like to swim through 1.2 million balls at the Beach Tampa?

What it’s like to swim through 1.2 million balls at the Beach Tampa?

Swimming in the balls at the Beach Tampa is a core strength workout, a relaxation massage and an opportunity to not take yourself seriously.
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After Pinky the flamingo’s violent death, some question birds’ protection at Busch Gardens

After Pinky the flamingo’s violent death, some question birds’ protection at Busch Gardens

TAMPA — Amy Wallace stood by the pen of flamingos at Busch Gardens as one of the birds lightly pecked her, leaving a trail of flamingo kisses from her wrist to her elbow.
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Tickets going fast for Amalie Arena’s free Beach Tampa, opening Friday

Tickets going fast for Amalie Arena’s free Beach Tampa, opening Friday

TAMPA — The Beach Tampa opens Friday at Amalie Arena, and the free tickets to float on an ocean of 1.2 million white balls are already hard to come by on weekends.
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Clearwater couple brings Harley Quinn to life in DC comics

Clearwater couple brings Harley Quinn to life in DC comics

There’s was a match made between the pages of comic books.
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Gasparilla’s music and film festivals to join forces in 2017

Gasparilla’s music and film festivals to join forces in 2017

South by Southwest ... by Suncoast?
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Everything you need to know about Tampa Bay Comic Con 2016

Everything you need to know about Tampa Bay Comic Con 2016

With Emperor Palpatine, King Joffrey and Daryl Dixon, Tampa Bay Comic Con will be a magnet for local geeks, gamers and cosplayers with their wallets out at the Tampa Bay Convention Center this weekend.
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