- August 3 Friday 10 a.m.
This portion celebrates the opening of the 30th Olympic Summer Games and includes lessons about sports using relays, challenges and games. Glazer Children’s Museum
110 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa, 33602
- August 3 Friday 4 p.m.
Through a gift from Hill Ward Henderson, admission to the museum’s galleries is now free on Friday evenings. Price: Free. Tampa Museum of Art
120 Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa, 33602
- August 3 Friday 5:30 p.m.
Editor’s pick Get downtown for fun with music, food and a lively crowd all in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg. Join the festivities between Second and … This month features music by the Venturas. Price: Free; refreshments extra. Get Downtown Location
Second Street N and Central Avenue, St. Petersburg, 33701
- August 4 Saturday 2 p.m.
Editor’s pick The vivid characters and songs of Disney’s Oscar-winning animated tale are brought to life on stage in this theater adaptation with lavish sets and … Price: $50-$70. Ruth Eckerd Hall
1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater, 33759
- August 4 Saturday 4 p.m.
Editor’s pick The public is invited to a series of free Bucs practices, with autograph sessions, free parking, a merchandise tent, discounted concessions and appearances by the … Tonight includes an intra-squad scrimmage, $1 hotdogs and a fireworks display. Price: Free. Raymond James Stadium
4201 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, 33607
- August 4 Saturday 7:30 p.m.
Editor’s pick Now in its 17th year, this annual zoo benefit was almost a victim of its own success last year with record crowds vying for the … Price: $60, $20 designated driver; $90, $30 designated driver VIP. Lowry Park Zoo
1101 W Sligh Ave., Tampa, 33604
- August 5 Sunday 9 a.m.
Teams from 19 countries, with skippers as young as 12, will jump rope while tumbling, flipping and dancing in this single rope and Double Dutch … Price: Week: $60, $20 child; Daily: $15, $5 child; Opening Ceremony: $15, $5 child; Gala: $20, $10 child. University of South Florida Sun Dome
4202 E Fowler Ave., Tampa, 33620
- August 5 Sunday 1 p.m.
Bring $10 worth of school supplies to donate to needy children and get access to displays by more than 100 businesses, food by 10 area … Price: $10 donation or $10 in school supplies. Campo Family YMCA
3414 Culbreath Road, Valrico, 33596
- August 5 Sunday 1:40 p.m.
The Tampa Bay Rays will host their first-ever Bark in the Park event at Tropicana Field when the Rays come up against the Baltimore Orioles … Price: $20 person and dog; $15 additional people with dog package. Tropicana Field
1 Stadium Drive, St. Petersburg, 33705