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By TIMES WIRES
Published May 26, 2007
Sun, Sand and Symphony: Bring beach chairs, umbrellla and picnic (or purchase concessions). 1-10 p.m. '60s-'70s song and dance by Motown Act III 1-5 p.m.; performance by Tampa Bay Symphony 7:30-9; fireworks 9 p.m. Free. Treasure Island Beach, Gulf Boulevard and 104th Avenue. (727) 547-4575, ext. 237; www. mytreasureisland.org.
97X Memorial Day Backyard BBQ: Music by Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Shiny Toy Guns, the Almost, Sick Puppies, Army of Me. Also, extreme sports competitions, water jousting, bocce ball, volleyball, TASCO Battle of the Teen Bands (ages 13-19). 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Vinoy Park, St. Petersburg. (727) 892-5060. $15.
Free kids movie: Free showing of The Iron Giant at 9:30 a.m., Beach Theatre, 315 Corey Ave., St. Pete Beach. Also, for 3 p.m. regular showing of Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, free pirate swords to first 500 kids, live pirate entertainment. (727) 360-6697; www.beachtheatre.com.
Seal: 8 p.m., Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Tampa. $55-$75. (813) 229-7827; www.tbpac.org.
Dazed and Confused: Led Zeppelin tribute with 14 bands. 5 p.m.-midnight, Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road, Tampa. $15. (813) 238-8001.
Othello: 3 and 8 p.m., American Stage, 211 Third St. S, St. Petersburg. $22-$35. (727) 823-7529; www.americanstage.org
Applique in Tampa Bay: Quilt show of the Applique Society; also lectures, classes, vendors, small quilt auction. No strollers. 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m., Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay ballroom, 2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa. $5. (813) 837-2644.
Saturday Morning Market: Final day of season at this location. With music by the Urban Gypsies. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. along Central Avenue, between First and Second streets, St. Petersburg. (727) 455-4921; www.saturday morningmarket.com.
Final blowout at the Amphitheater: "Rewind Party" with old skool set by DJ Brad Smith; also Jaime Ferreira and DJ Mondo. Club closes this weekend. 10 p.m., 1609 E Seventh Ave., Tampa. (813) 248-2331, www.amptampa.com.
The Sisters Rosensweig: Stageworks. 8 p.m., Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Tampa. $19.50-$24.50. (813) 229-7827, www.tbpac.org.
Menopause the Musical: 2 and 7:30 p.m., Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Tampa. $39.50 (813) 229-7827; www.tbpac.org.
Zellwood Sweet Corn Festival: Entertainment, arts and crafts, antique tractors, all the corn you can eat. 11 a.m.-10 p.m., 4253 Ponkan Road, off U.S. 441, Zellwood. $25, under 12 free with paid adult. Toll-free 1-866-440-7880; www.zellwoodcorn festival.com.