Weekly-Weekday-What-To-Do (06.06-09.16)


Reeves BMW Drive for a Cause – June 11
BMW’s summer driving event is back in 2016 and even better than ever – introducing BMW’s Drive for a Cause event. Reeves BMW is very excited to announce that they have chosen Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Charities as their charity of choice. That means that for every test drive taken, Reeves BMW will make a donation to HCSO Charities! Test drive a vehicle and make a difference. Click HERE to RSVP. Reeves BMW, 109 East Fowler Avenue.

 

Martinis for Moffitt – August 6
Martinis for Moffitt is Moffitt Cancer Center's flagship event that supports their critical cancer research programs. It is one of the best fundraising events in the Tampa Bay Area, providing a unique blend of entertainment and networking, while raising money to fight a devastating disease. The event features a silent auction, 10+ open bars, live performances and music and more all at the exquisite Straz Center. Please join us at the event of the year and in the fight for a cure! Takes place on Saturday, August 6. 7-11:30pm. Click HERE to purchase your tickets. Straz Center, 1010 North W.C. MacInnes Place. 

 

 

Monday, June 6

The B.O.A.T.S Tour at The Orpheum
Performance by Kenny Holland, Luxxe and Infinity of High. 6:30pm. Tickets start at $20. The Orpheum, 1915 East 7th Avenue.

 

Tuesday, June 7

Mega Career Fair at George M Steinbrenner Field 
Employers are prepared to schedule interviews. Experts are providing employment related workshops and OneBlood is providing a blood drive. Tampa’s ONLY Community Career Fair. 38 TOP companies will be recruiting for more than 550 jobs on Tuesday. 9am-2pm. Click HERE for more details. George M Steinbrenner Field, 1 Steinbrenner Drive.

Zumba in the Park at Curtis Hixon Park
Bring your friends and enjoy some zumba fun in the park at Curtis Hixon. Begins at 6pm. FREE. Curtis Hixon Park, 600 North Ashley Drive. 

 

Wednesday, June 8

Bamboozle Fit Club at Curtis Hixon Park
Enjoy a fun and free outdoor workout in Tampa. Begins at 6pm every Wednesday. Curtis Hixon Park, 600 North Ashley Drive. 

Island Night with Impulse at Skipper’s Smokehouse
Join Impulse as they perform a mix of zouk, calypso, reggae, soca and merengue music. 8pm. This island theme party is FREE. Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road.

Sangria and Stories: Florida Frontier Families at Tampa Museum of History
Sangria and Stories is an intimate educational program that takes place within the museum’s galleries, designed to explore a topic in-depth, in a small-group setting. The program includes gallery access, parking and a glass of Columbia Cafe sangria. Registration is required. 6-7pm. Click HERE to register. Tampa Museum of History, 801 Old Water Street. 

 

Thursday, June 9

Science-tastic Day at Glazer Children's Museum
Did you know hippos make their own sunscreen? And Butterflies smell with their feet? Learn about these and more fun facts as we explore the animal kingdom on this fun-filled Science-tastic Day. Children Under Age 1 Free; Children Ages 1-12 $9.50; Adults $15; Military, Teachers, and Seniors $12.50; Members free all day. 

mad Theatre presents Cabaret at Shimberg Playhouse 
When aspiring American writer, Clifford Bradshaw, arrives in Berlin on New Year’s Eve 1930, he has no idea what awaits him. On a quest for inspiration, Bradshaw finds himself exploring Berlin’s luscious underworld where little is as it seems. Join the ladies, gentlemen, lady-bois, Emcee and, of course, Sally Bowles as they initiate Cliff into the realities of surviving in Berlin. In m.a.d. theatre’s immersive production, audiences join performers to create the hottest nightclub in Weimar Berlin: the Kit Kat Klub. Wear your 1920s and early 30s costumes and get dolled up for a night on the town in Berlin! Click HERE for tickets and showtimes. Performances run through June 29. Shimberg Playhouse at Straz Center, 1010 North W.C. MacInnes Place. 

5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche at Stageworks Theatre
It’s 1956 and the Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein are having their annual quiche breakfast. Will they be able to keep their cool when Communists descend on their idyllic town? “A farcical romp behind whose silliness lies some social and political observation that remains potent even in the dawning age of legalized gay marriage” – nytheatre.com. Performances run through June 26. Click HERE for tickets and showtimes. Stageworks Theatre, 1120 E. Kennedy Blvd., #151.

Brian Scolaro at Side Splitters Comedy Club (Thursday – Sunday)
Comedian Brian Scolaro will be performing. Scolaro has been on Conan and Comedy Central. This is an 18 and up show. Tickets start at $10. Thursday show start at 8:30 p.m. Side Splitters, 12938 North Dale Mabry Highway.

Tiny Moving Parts at Epic Problem
Performance by Tiny Moving Parts. Tickets start at $12. Shows at 7:00 p.m. Epic Problem, 4215 East Columbus Drive. 

Grateful Dead Nite at Skipper's Smokehouse
Uncle John’s Band was formed in 1989 in Clearwater Florida from a combination of talented musicians who love to play the music of the Grateful Dead. The purpose of Uncle John’s Band is to recreate the atmosphere and musical adventure of a live Dead show. 8pm. FREE. Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road. 

 

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Written by Dex Fabian

Dex Fabian

Dex Fabian is the co-founder of I Love the Burg and That's So Tampa. A graphic designer by trade, Dex has been witness to Tampa Bay's explosion to become one of the hottest regions in the nation. In 2009, he helped develop the brand for I Love the Burg and in 2014 developed the branding for That's So Tampa and has been a regular contributor to both ever since.