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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014
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Things to do in the Brandon area this weekend

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SATURDAY

Bike hike: See scads of motorcycles at the monthly Plant City Bike Fest, held the first Saturday of every month from 5 to 9 p.m. at McCall Park, 102 N. Palmer St. in Plant City. There is a motorcycle show, awards, food, drinks, vendors, a 50/50 drawing and more.

For information, call the Plant City Chamber of Commerce at (813) 754-3707 or email info@plantcity.org.

Mayer magic: Grammy Award winner John Mayer performs at 7:30 p.m. at the Amphitheater at the Florida State Fairgrounds, 4800 U.S. 301 N.

After taking 10 months off to recover from throat surgery, Mayer returns in support of his new album “Paradise Valley,” which was released in August.

Tickets range from $53 to $330 plus service charges and are available by calling (813) 740-2446 or online at www.livenation.com.

SATURday and SUNDAY

Women empowered: Powerstories Theatre presents “SheVolution-Act II,” a story-concert that celebrates the energy of the female, at 8 p.m. today and 2 p.m. Sunday at Stageworks’ downtown theater, 1120 E. Kennedy Blvd.

This new production features drumming, stories and songs by and about women. A “talk back” with the actors follows each performance.

Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door and may be purchased online at www.powerstories.com or by calling (813) 205-3451.

Dream boats: The Progressive Insurance Tampa Boat Show, the region’s premier boat show, showcases the best of boating with hundreds of new vessels to shop, plus the latest marine accessories and aquatic attractions for all ages at the Tampa Convention Center, 333 South Franklin St.

Johnathan Hillstrand from Discovery Network’s Deadliest Catch will be on hand for interviews and autographs. Anyone 10 and older can take the plunge and discover the world of diving in the heated, 15,000-gallon ‘Be a Diver’ Pool.

The cost is $12. For information, visit www.tampaboatshow.com or call (954) 441-3220.

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