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Sprint racers leave the water after finishing the swimming portion of the 32nd annual St. Anthony’s Triathlon in 2015.MONICA HERNDON | Times (2015)

Things to do Planner: Broadway's Aaron Tveit, gamer comedy Let's Play Live, Egypt Shrine Circus

BROADWAY WONDER: Aaron Tveit The handsome star of Grease: Live! and Les Misérables, Aaron Tveit brings the best of his on-stage charm and voice to Ferguson Hall at Tampa's David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts. His career is like a theater kid fantasy, from playing in Rent at the Hollywood Bowl, to orig …


  1. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for April 30


    Sheryl Crow: The nine-time Grammy Award winner is known for hits like Strong Enough and The First Cut Is The Deepest. 8 p.m., Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $52.75-$102.75. (727) 791-7400.

    Sheryl Crow performs on NBC's "Today" show at Rockefeller Plaza on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP) NYCS106
  2. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for April 29


    Tampa Bay International Dragon Boat Races: Paddlers from across the globe hit the waters of Garrison Channel to compete to be Tampa's top Dragon Boat Team. This event features 400-meter sprints on a fully buoyed course. 8:30 a.m., Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park, 601 Old Water St., Tampa. Free for spectators. (813) …

    Members of both the Quinte Dragon Boat Training Center, Toronto, Canada, and Southern Heat Dragon Boat Club, The Villages, Fl., Thursday, April 23, 2015 prepare in canal off of Tampa Bay Bay at Rocky Point for Saturday's twelfth annual Tampa Bay International Dragon Boat Races. The races will be held in Tampa's Garrison Channel from 8:30am to 4pm.
  3. Junior League partnership enhances annual dragon boat races


    TAMPA — When athletes andd spectators find greater vibrancy, more activities and added entertainment at Saturday's Tampa Bay International Dragon Boat Races at Cotanchobee Park, they can thank the Junior League of Tuscaloosa, Ala.

  4. Clearwater festival celebrates culture


    CLEARWATER — The city is hosting the Festival of Arts, Food and Culture in the Downtown Gateway on Saturday. The free event will feature music, dance groups, a drum line, children's rides, food trucks and other activities. It will be held at the intersection of Cleveland Street and Hillcrest Avenue. Free parking …

  5. Small donations add up to a big difference as Give Day Tampa Bay returns Tuesday


    Give Day Tampa Bay returns for the fourth year Tuesday giving 500 nonprofits across the region a platform to raise funds for their causes — a platform that for some has been a boot camp on how to use social media as a force for good.

    At the 2015 Give Day Tampa Bay, the nonprofit Wheels of Success, which provides refurbished cars to the working poor, gave away a car at Elder Ford. On Tuesday, more than 500 nonprofit organizations from all over the Tampa Bay area are poised for the 24-hour fundraising event that benefits a wide range of local nonprofit charities at
  6. People are paying good money to watch other people play video games in Tampa



    Times Staff Writer

    A troupe of performers will walk on stage Sunday.

    The cast of Achievement Hunter on stage for a Let's Play Live tour event in 2016. Gavin Free is standing.[Rooster Teeth]