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Justin Moore is one of the headliners at this year’s Tampa Pig Jig in Curtis Hixon Park.

Top things to do this weekend: Tampa Pig Jig, Glow Golfing, Foam Glow 5K, John's Pass Seafood Festival

A day of barbecue and live music that's a little bit of country and a little bit of soul: That's Tampa Pig Jig. The annual event in Curtis Hixon Park brings headliners Justin Moore, right, and Americana-soul revivalists Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats and benefits NephCure Kidney International, raising more …

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  1. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of Dec. 11-17

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    Katy Perry: The Teenage Dream songstress roars into Tampa's Amalie Arena on Friday ($45.75-$195.75). amaliearena.com.

  2. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Dec. 10

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    Gin Blossoms: The Grammy nominated band fuses melodic rock, pop, folk and country elements. 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $35-$45. (727) 791-7400.

  3. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Dec. 9

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    Santa and Ice Skating in St. Petersburg: Santa and his sleigh will be appearing on select nights in St. Petersburg for visits with area children. After visiting Santa, stick around for "glice" skating on a simulated ice rink. 6 p.m., North Straub Park, Fifth Avenue NE and Bayshore Drive, St. Petersburg. Free; $5 …

  4. Wild weather expected, 2 boat parades canceled

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    Boat parades that were planned tonight in South Pasadena and St. Pete Beach have been canceled because of weather fears.

  5. Fun and profound Hanukkah celebrations around the Tampa Bay area

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    It's time to observe the Festival of Lights, starting at sunset Tuesday and ending Dec. 20. • Many congregations seem to be having a great time, because Hanukkah celebrations this year are hilarious. There's a menorah made of fidget spinners at Hanukkah on Ice in Westfield Countryside, and a falafel menorah …

  6. From Hogwarts Castle to your home, digital projectors give a real light show

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    At night, Hogwarts Castle is suddenly dusted with snow in steamy Florida. It's not really snow, but light causing this trick of the eye. Projectors and sophisticated software then send ghosts across the castle towers. A turret spins and turns into a towering Christmas tree before melting into golden bolts of …