From a home show in Tampa to a KISS concert in Orlando, here are five things you need to know happening in Florida for Friday, August 16.
(1) ABC Action News day at Florida's largest home show
Today is the day if you want to finish those summer home improvement projects. Florida's largest home show kicks off at the Tampa Convention Center at 11:00 a.m.
If you show up today, all you have to do to get in free is mention ABC Action News.
Find out more at http://www.bighomeshow.com/
(2) Blackfish opens at Tampa Theatre
A documentary that hits close to home premieres at the Tampa Theatre today.
Blackfish documents the dangers of keeping killer whales in captivity.
It is currently one of the highest-rated movies on Rotten Tomatoes.
Visit http://tampatheatre.org/ for more.
(3) Buccaneers vs. Patriots
Your Tampa Bay Buccaneers are in New England tonight to take on Tom Brady and the Patriots.
The Bucs will try to rebound from their preseason opening loss to the Baltimore Ravens.
(4) Blue Jays vs. Rays
The Tampa Bay Rays will be here at home, taking on their division rivals from Toronto.
Tampa Bay is trying to zero in on the Boston Red Sox for first place in the AL East.
Ticketing information can be found at http://tampabay.rays.mlb.com/ .
(5) KISS in concert
Legendary rock band KISS is headlining the weekend festivities for Arena Bowl 26 in Orlando.
The concert will be at the Amway Center and tickets are on sale now starting at $35.
Get them at http://www.amwaycenter.com/ .