Things to Do: Aug. 31-Sept. 2
Published: Thursday, August 30, 2012
Updated: Thursday, August 30, 2012 02:08
Friday, Aug. 31
MOSI Food Truck Rally
Food trucks will gather to present their tasty treats at affordable rates. Confirmed food trucks include Renny’s Oki Doki Okinawon, the Dude and His Food, Keep’n it Reel, American Wiener, Burger Culture, Mobile Munchiez, 3 Suns Organic Bistro, Wicked Wiches, DoChos, Graffeatis and Not Your Ordinary Food Truck.
7 p.m., MOSI, 4801 E.
Fowler Ave., Tampa
Sample wines from Italy and around the world. Admission is free.
1 p.m., Mazzaro’s Italian
Market, 2909 22nd Ave N., St. Petersburg
Watch a stand-up performance by the New York comedian and writer, who was a showcase winner at HBO’s 2001 Comedy Arts Festival. Admission is $10 to $14.
8 p.m., Side-Splitters
Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Hwy., Tampa
Art on the House
Enjoy free admission to the Tampa Museum of Art every Friday.
4 p.m., Tampa Museum of Art
120 W. Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa
Bull’s Nite Out: Spirit Splash
Join USF Bull’s Nite Out and the Homecoming Board as they dive into the Andros Pool, luau style.
p.m. to 12 a.m., Andros Pool,
Andros Housing Complex, USF
Rival Within feat. Abiotic, Dark Sermon, BIGREDROBOT, and others
Attend Rival Within’s CD release party for their latest album, “Welcome to a Flooded City.” Admission is $10.
5 p.m., State Theatre,
687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg
A Conversation with Cary Leibowitz
Artist and writer Cary Leibowitz and USF Contemporary Art Museum Curator Jane Simon will discuss Andy Warhol’s photography. Admission is free.
6 p.m., USF Contemporary
Art Museum, 3821 Holly Dr., Tampa
Saturday, Sept. 1
USF Football vs. UT-Chattanooga
Cheer on the Bulls as they take on the Mocs in their season opener at Raymond James Stadium. Admission is free with student ticket.
7 p.m., Raymond James Stadium
4201 North Dale Mabry Hwy., Tampa
Over the Hills and Far Away Opening Reception
Look at artists’ interpretation of various fairy tales. Admission is free.
7 p.m., International Boba House and Internet Cafe
2764 University Square Drive, Tampa
Gluten Story: Fad or For Real?
Find out if there is truth behind the gluten-free craze. Admission is free.
3 p.m., Nature’s Food
Patch, 1225 Cleveland St., Clearwater
The “Pitbull of Comedy” performs. Admission is $17 to $20.
7:30 p.m., Improv Comedy Theater
1600 E. Eighth Ave., Tampa
Ybor City Saturday Market
Check out fresh produce, arts and crafts and other treats for sale.
9 a.m., Centennial Park,
1800 E. 8th Ave., Tampa
Sunday, Sept. 2
Day Joy/Loud Valley Show
Indie rock bands from Orlando perform. Admission is free.
10 p.m., The Hub, 719 N.
Franklin St., Tampa
Pete and Wayne Revival
Key West comedic duo Pete and Wayne perform mature comedy. Admission is $7 in advance, $10 day of.
7 p.m., Skipper’s Smokehouse
910 Skipper Rd., Tampa
Labor Day Eve Drag Party
Party with drinks and drag queens, including Joey Brooks, Conun Drum, Jaeda Fuentes, and Kori Stevens. Admission is free.