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Play Tampa Bay: Celebrate the Pier, 'American Idiot', Pride and Passion

Michelle and Katie say goodbye to the Pier and hello to a Green Day musical this week. Here are the quick details on those events, and for even more things to do, head to tampabay.com/things-to-do.

 

Raise a Toast to the Pier: Celebrate the closing of the Pier at this event in downtown St. Petersburg on Saturday. It's free.

 

American Idiot: The musical runs Friday through Sunday at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa. Tickets start at $44.50.

 

Pride and Passion: The Tampa Museum of Art event is 8 p.m. Saturday in Tampa. $85, includes a museum membership.

 

Going to any of these events? Don't forget to use the hashtag #PlayTampaBay on your Tweets and Instagrams to let us know what you're up to in Tampa Bay this weekend. And follow us on Twitter (@thingstodotampa) and Facebook for daily updates on what's happening near you.

Play Tampa Bay: Celebrate the Pier, 'American Idiot', Pride and Passion 05/15/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, August 13, 2013 3:48pm]
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