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Things to do in the Carrollwood area this weekend

Published:   |   Updated: June 11, 2013 at 01:39 PM

SATURDAY

Hair razing event: In honor of those battling cancer, The Ybor City Saturday Market will celebrate the inaugural Happy Bald Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Centennial Park, 1800 E. Eighth Ave.

The event includes shopping, entertainment and on-site barbers for those who are inspired to go bald. There will be bald beauty contests along with a "Meat Bald" contest to find Tampa's best meatball.

For more information, call (813) 241-2442 or visit www.ybormarket.com.

Homeless benefit: GMA Dove Award-winning bilingual artist, Leonardo Villanueva, will perform with a live band to benefit Trinity Cafe, a local homeless feeding charity, at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church of Lutz, 960 W. Lutz Lake Fern Road.

Villanueva's relationship with Trinity Cafe began in 2009 when he spent three days on the streets to better understand homelessness and Trinity Cafe was there for him.

The concert is free, and donations will be collected for Trinity Cafe.

For details, call Luz Alba at (813) 263-4693.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Zoo is wild for dads: In honor of Father's Day, dads get free admission to the Lowry Park Zoo, 1101 W. Sligh Ave., with the purchase of a child's full price admission. (Son or daughter can be an adult or child age 3 to 11.) The offer is available on Saturday and Sunday only and can't be combined with other discounts.

For information, call (813) 935-8552 or go to www.lowryparkzoo.com.

SUNDAY

Father's Day fun: For Father's Day, the Summer Classic Movie Series is presents "National Lampoon's Vacation," featuring Chevy Chase as the dim-witted dad, at 3 p.m. at Tampa Theatre, 711 N. Franklin St.

Determined to make his family vacation to Wally World a memorable one, Clark Griswold (Chase) plans a cross-country road trip, but wacky hijinks ensue when unexpected roadblocks threaten his itinerary.

Tickets are $9 general admission and $7 for Tampa Theatre members and are available at the box office. For information call (813) 274-8981 or go to www.tampatheatre.org.

TUESDAY

Heart of the matter: Newly inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the band Heart, fronted by sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson, performs at 7:30 p.m. at the MidFlorida Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds, 4800 U.S. 301 N. The show is part of the Heartbreaker Tour featuring Heart with special guest Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience along with a 30-minute Led Zeppelin encore.

For information and to find tickets, go to www.livenation.com.

Send Things to Do submissions to Greg S. Carr at gscarr@tampatrib.com. Deadline is at least one week prior to publication date.

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