1. Weezer at the Mahaffey
A limited amount of tickets are available to see Weezer Friday night at the Mahaffey Theater. Sing-alongs to "Buddy Holly", "Island in the Sun", "Say it isn't So" and many others will ring out at the Mahaffey tonight at Weezer celebrates its 20th anniversary as a band. Tickets are priced $29.50-$99; prices include tax and facility fees, but are subject to additional convenience fees and handling charges. Tickets may be purchased online at TheMahaffey.com, charge by phone at 727-893-7832 or in person at The Mahaffey Box Office. The show starts at 8 p.m.
All weekend long, Ribfest takes over the Vinoy Park with great music and great food, all for a great cause. Headlining acts this year are Heart, Buddy Guy and Montgomery Gentry. The outdoor concert fundraiser benefits All Children's Hospital and other charitable efforts in the Tampa Bay area. This year's Ribfest will feature national recording artists throughout the weekend, as well as the Family Fun Zone and a Classic Car and Truck Show. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at the gate.
3. Cirque du Soleil's KOOZA
Under the big top at the Trop parking lot, the circus get a unique twist with Cirque du Soleil's KOOZA. The show runs now through Dec. 16. Tickets for all performances of KOOZA are available online at cirquedusoleil.com/kooza or may be purchased in person at the Cirque du Soleil box office located inside the entrance tent at Tropicana Field. Friday night's show is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday has two shows, one at 3:30 p.m. and a second at 7:30 p.m. Sunday has a 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. show. Tickets range from $43.50 - $143.50.
4. Second Saturday Art Walk
Along Central Avenue in downtown St. Pete and through the Grand Central District will be the Second Saturday Gallery Walk this weekend. Participating Galleries open their doors for extended hours on the second Saturday evening of every month. A full list of participating galleries can be found online . The walk is free and is from 6 - 9 p.m.
5. Romeo and Juliet at freeFall
Shakespeare's classic Romeo and Juliet is playing now through Nov. 18 at the freeFall Theater. According to the plays description, "so begins one of the most widely known and best-loved plays in the English language. An ensemble of 8 versatile actors will bring the classic to life in this vibrant staging of Shakespeare’s masterpiece. Join us as freeFall builds on its award-winning approach to Shakespeare’s plays." Performances are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets start at $39.