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By TIMES WIRES
Published May 30, 2007


To do

Yip-Yip: The Orlando rockers are pleasing to the ear but put on a zany electronic-experimental freakout of a show. See if they show up wearing matching head-to-toe checkered jumpsuits again. With Arkansas band Attractive and Popular. 8 p.m., Transitions Art Gallery at the Skatepark of Tampa, 4215 E Columbus Drive, Tampa. $6. All ages. (813) 621-6793.

Mike Smith: This comedian's debut on BET's Comic View is one of the most repeatedly broadcast performances on the channel. 8 p.m., Tampa Improv, Centro Ybor, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Ybor City. $10. (813) 864-4000.

Hyde Park Village Music Fest: Get a lift through hump day by spending time with friends and neighbors at this hip gathering, which benefits Epilepsy Services Inc. Music will be provided by Se7ven Fusion. 6-9 p.m., Hyde Park Village, Tampa. Free.

To watch

Hidden Palms, 8 p.m., WTOG-Ch. 44: On this new CW melodrama, good-looking, agitated teens inhabit the posh homes on a Palm Springs cul-de-sac that borders on a lush golf course. Secrets abound. Hormones rage. And if you're still not sure you've seen it all before, it stars a guy who was in Dawson's Creek AND The O.C.

Ticket window

Beyonce: With Robin Thicke. 8 p.m. July 21, St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa. $49.75-$89.75, not including service charges. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Saturday at the Forum box office and through Ticketmaster at outlets, www.ticketmaster.com and (813) 287-8844 and (727) 898-2100.