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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for June 14

Mr. Rogers Neighborhood Block Party: Restaurants along Franklin Street offer up food samples at this party with pop-up art exhibits, live chalk art and live Mr. Rogers-themed painting at this party celebrating the opening of the documentary Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Inside, Tampa Theatre will conduct a sweater and sneaker drive to benefit The Spring of Tampa Bay. 5 p.m., Tampa Theatre, 711 Franklin St., Tampa. Free (party); $11, $9 ages 12 and younger (movie). (813) 274-8982.

Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness: An acoustic evening from the singer-songwriter featuring Allen Stone, Zac Clark, and Bob Oxblood (of Jack’s Mannequin). 6:30 p.m., Ritz Ybor, 1503 E Seventh Ave., Tampa. $30.50-$50. (813) 247-2555; ritzybor.com.

Brit Floyd: Pink Floyd tribute show marks the 45th anniversary of The Dark Side of the Moon. 8 p.m., Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $35.75-$75.75. (727) 791-7400; rutheckerdhall.com.

Tony Rock: Brooklyn-bred Tony Rock, the younger brother of Chris Rock, has stepped into his own as an actor and comedian. He’s the host of the HBO’s All Def Comedy and appeared in the film Couples Night. 8 p.m., Improv Comedy Theater, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $20. (813) 864-4000; improvtampa.com.

$5 Thursday: See the visiting Ten Trends exhibit and the rest of the collection for $5 from 5 to 8 p.m. every Thursday through June 28. 5 p.m., Imagine Museum, 1901 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg. $5. (727) 300-1700; imaginemuseum.com.

Sunshine State Clusters: Features thousands of dogs in all breeds competing in showmanship, obedience and rally. Also includes a rowdie dock diving session, dog health clinics, scent work and a barn hunt. 8 a.m., Florida State Fairgrounds, 4802 U.S. 301 N, Tampa. $5, children free; $6 parking. (727) 530-0500; floridastatefair.com.

Happy Birthday Hard Rock: To honor its beginning in 1971, the Hard Rock will be serving up 71-cent Original Legendary Burgers, topped with smoked bacon, cheddar cheese, fried onion ring, lettuce and tomato on a brioche bun, with a side of fries. Burger offer valid from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. only. Stay for the ‘70s themed party featuring Disco Inferno, with performances at 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.; guests encouraged to wear disco era clothes for the festivities. 11:30 a.m., Hard Rock Cafe, 5223 Orient Road, Tampa. 71-cents. 1-866-502-7529; HardRock.com.

Strait of Gibraltar: Romance gets complicated in this romance-turned-thriller. Through June 17. 8 p.m., American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $39. (727) 823-7529; americanstage.org.

Bret Ernst: He first gained notoriety after appearing in Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Comedy Show and went on to have a recurring role on the Showtime series. 8:30 p.m., Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $10-$16.50. (813) 960-1197; sidesplitterscomedy.com.

Nylon and Steel: Multi-award winning guitarist Jimmy Moore will take the audience on a musical guitar journey from Spain to modern American fingerstyle. 6:30 p.m., Safety Harbor Public Library, 101 Second St. N, Safety Harbor. Free. (727) 724-1525; safetyharborlibrary.com.


Dunedin Blue Jays: All fans take home a dual bobblehead of Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Sr. at this game against Charlotte. 6:30 p.m., Dunedin Stadium, 373 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. (727) 733-9302; dunedin.bluejays.milb.com.

Wee-time at Weedon: Includes story related crafts, games and other hands-on activities. Best for ages 3 to 5. 10:30 a.m., Weedon Island Preserve, 1800 Weedon Drive NE, St. Petersburg. Free (registration required). (727) 453-6500; weedonislandpreserve.org.

Summer Circus Spectacular: Preview Performance: The annual summer shows from Sarasota’s Circus Arts Conservatory brings Ringling veterats to the stage to feature acrobatics, juggling, comedy and aerial work. $12. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Historic Asolo Theater, 5401 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota. (941) 360-7399; ringling.org.


SEASON PREMIERE Marlon, 8 p.m., NBC: As Season 2 begins, Marlon convinces Ashley to let Zack model for a kids’ athletic line after he is approached in a mall. Unfortunately, things quickly go awry.


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