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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Nov. 19

Randy Newman: The legendary Oscar-, Grammy- and Emmy-winning singer-songwriter is known for hits like Feels Like Home, You've Got a Friend in Me and Sail Away. Every ticket purchased includes a physical or digital copy of his forthcoming album Dark Matter. 8 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $39.25 and up. (727) 791-7400.

Santa Paws: Have your dog or cat photo taken with Santa. All pets must be leashed or in a cage with a harness. 7 a.m., International Plaza and Bay Street, 2223 N West Shore Blvd., Tampa. Free (photo packages additional). (813) 342-3790.

Sunday Bicycle Rides: A 22 to 27 mile circular ride through area hills. Helmets are required and riders must maintain a speed of 12 to 14 mph. Call (813) 603-6147. 8 a.m., San Antonio Railroad Depot Museum, 32627 Railroad Ave, San Antonio. Free.

Sanding Ovations Sand Sculpting Competition and Festival: This annual competition brings master sand sculptors who work for hours to build works of art using 150 tons of sand. 8 a.m., Treasure Island Beach Trail Park, 10400 Gulf Blvd., Treasure Island. Free. (727) 547-4575, ext. 237.

Suncoast Jazz Classic: The completely indoor festival spans five simultaneous venues between the Sheraton Sand Key and Marriott Sand Key. Dedicated Jolley Trolley lines allow attendees to move from one venue to another to hear bands playing styles spanning traditional jazz, big band, swing and zydeco.. 9 a.m., Sheraton Sand Key Resort, 1160 Gulf Blvd., Clearwater Beach. $40-$50, $125 three day package. (727) 248-9441.

Corey Avenue Sunday Market on St. Pete Beach: Browse the weekly market with more than 60 local vendors offering farm fresh produce, specialty and ready-to-eat foods, plants, handcrafted items, live music, then stop in for breakfast or lunch at the nearby restaurants. 10 a.m., Along Corey Avenue, 155 Corey Ave., St. Pete Beach. Free admission. (813) 481-8805.

CraftArt Festival: More than 120 fine craft artists from around the country will be on hand for this annual street festival with a children's activity tent and an artists' demonstration tent. From ceramic artists throwing on the wheel to glass blowing to wood turning, you can see the artists at work. 10 a.m., Florida CraftArt Galleries, 501 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 821-7391.

Festival of Trees: All I Want For Christmas: Explore hundreds of tree and wreaths decorated by local artists, businesses and community leaders. 10 a.m., The Long Center, 1501 N Belcher Road, Clearwater. $5, 9 and younger free. (727) 797-8712.

Winter Village: The new holiday setting for the riverfront park runs through Jan. 5 with 10 pop-up shops in decorated PODS containers, an ice rink and a cafe. 12 p.m., Curtis Hixon Park, 600 N Ashley Drive, Tampa. Free (skating/skate rental additional). (813) 221-3686.

Gulfport Fall Fest: Gulfport's large family festival with live entertainment, games, dancing, midway rides, food and drink. 12 p.m., Most Holy Name of Jesus Church Maria Center, 5800 15th Ave. S, Gulfport. Free (food and rides additional). (727) 347-9989.

The Ultimate Eagles Experience: Using no backing tracks or harmonizers, the The 7 Bridges Band re-creates the experience of an Eagles concert from the band's most prolific period. 2 p.m., Central Park Performing Arts Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo. $19.50-$34.50. (727) 587-6793.

Much Ado About Nothing: Post Show Chatback: William Shakespeare's romantic comedy gets an update by placing lovers Beatrice and Benedick against the backdrop of the Florida Keys as World War II is drawing to a close. Through Dec. 10. 3 p.m., American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $39. (727) 823-7529.

Pinellas Youth Symphony: A holiday concert by the Symphonic Strings, Pinellas Youth Philharmonic, Serenade Strings and Pinellas Youth Symphony. 3 p.m., Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $10, $2 children/students. (727) 822-3590.

Winter Village Ybor: Ybor transforms into a holiday wonderland with free games and crafts for kids, red carpet family photos with the tree and drink specials from area restaurants and bars for adults. 4 p.m., Centro Ybor, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Ybor City. Free. (813) 482-2312.

Australian Bee Gees Show: This tribute to the Bee Gees is a multi-media theatrical concert experience that takes a nostalgic trip through the legacy of Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb. 7 p.m., Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $39-$59. (727) 893-7832.

Florida Orchestra Masterworks: Jeffrey Multer Plays Bruch: The TFO concertmaster since 2006 shines on Bruch's ever-popular Violin Concerto No. 1. 7:30 p.m., Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $15-$45. (727) 892-3337.

The Minimalists: Joshua Fields Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus, authors of Minimalism: Live a Meaningful Life, present a live conversation on minimalism to be recorded live for their podcast. 7:30 p.m., Jaeb Theater at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $25-$85. (813) 229-7827.


Former Mermaids Perform: A flashback performance by the "Legendary Sirens," featuring retired mermaids. Noon, Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, 6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee. Park admission: $13 adults, $8 ages 6-12, free children ages 5 and younger. (352) 592-5656.


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