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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. Straz Center reviewing Tavis Smiley theatrical tour in wake of sexual misconduct allegations

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    The theatrical tour about the death of Martin Luther King Jr. that broadcaster Tavis Smiley is slated to bring to Tampa in March is still on schedule, according to the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts, though it is under review.

  2. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Dec. 15

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    Katy Perry: The Teenage Dream songstress is ready to Roar as she sets off on a tour in support of the album, Witness. Synth-pop duo Purity Ring opens. 7:30 p.m., Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. $45.75-$195.75. (813) 301-2500.

  3. From Crystal River to Brooksville, branch out to shop on these unexpected main streets

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    You don't have to stare at a greeting card to picture a bustling old main street lined with decorated shops and lampposts. Historic small-town shopping districts are easy to find, and more charming than Walmart.

  4. New locations for Tampa's New Year's Eve fireworks, plus a Mario Lopez appearance

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    New Year's Eve fireworks in downtown Tampa will be a little different this year, as free, public viewing moves from Channelside Bay Plaza to Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park behind Amalie Arena due to ongoing construction.

  5. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Dec. 14

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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 …

  6. Pasco Events for Dec. 15

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    Oakview Terrace Christmas Health/Craft Fair: Featuring a Christmas shop with local vendors, health screenings, raffles to win gift baskets and gift cards, and food trucks. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oakview Terrace Adult Assisted Living, 7220 Baillie Drive, New Port Richey. (727) 842-9899.