Family Carnival: A collection of adult and kiddie rides, thrill rides, carnival games and fair food. 5 p.m. Tyrone Square Mall, 6901 22nd Ave. N., St. Petersburg. Free. (866) 666-3247. dreamlandamusements.com
Friday Fun Night: Free Shuffleboard: A new initiative from the Clearwater Shuffleboard Club brings free shuffleboard games every Friday night, welcome to all. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. to check out cues and discs and get some basic instructions. Play begins 7 p.m. Free. 6:30-10 p.m. 1020 Calumet St. Clearwater. 6:30 p.m. Clearwater Shuffleboard Club, 1020 Calumet St., Clearwater. Free (727) 446-3306.
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane: Edward Tulane is an expensive toy rabbit. He is loved by a little girl named Abilene, but Edward doesn’t care. He is vain and self-centered and eventually learns what it is to love. The beloved children’s book is adapted for stage by ThinkTank Theatre, a professional family friendly theatre troupe. 7:30 p.m. Stageworks Theatre, 1120 E Kennedy Blvd., #151, Tampa. $19; $14 for children. (813) 374-2416.