It’s the weekend Tampa! The Buccaneers officially kick off their 2019 season against the San Francisco 49ers, there’s a big Bier Fest to celebrate, and an organic night market to explore.
Mark your calendars! A huge vintage market is coming to Tampa September 13-15. The Vintage Roost is held 2326 E 7th Avenue.
Friday, September 6
Kayzo (#Pound Fridays) at The Ritz Ybor
Hayden Capuozzo, better known by his stage name Kayzo, is an American DJ and producer based in Los Angeles. He performs at The Ritz Friday night. 10pm. Tickets are $20. The Ritz Ybor, 1503 East 7th Avenue.
Saturday, September 7
Bier Fest at Busch Gardens Tampa (Saturday and Sunday)
Bier Fest blends the local Tampa Bay craft scene with time-honored traditions to create a unique food and beer celebration. Enjoy 40+ new brews, live entertainment and contemporary fare that pays homage to a traditional Oktoberfest with a modern spin. Noon-8pm. Click here for tickets. Busch Gardens, 10165 North McKinley Drive.
46th Annual Christmas in September Craft Show (Saturday and Sunday)
It may be sweltering outside, but the Christmas spirit is alive in Tampa. Browse Pinterest-inspired products at this massive craft fair on Saturday and Sunday. Open from 10am-5pm Saturday, 10am-4pm Sunday. Adults $6, Kids 12 & Under Free. One paid admission good all weekend with a hand stamp. Florida State Fairgrounds, 4800 North US Highway 301.
Tampa Without Cars
Jim Shirk has put together a tour that will tell you just that. In “Tampa Without Cars, bicycling and transportation in Tampa,” you’ll be guided around to some familiar areas of town and businesses that once supported this car-less city. The ride will last approximately 2 hours and will be traveling in light to moderate riding conditions. Registration 9:30am, ride departs at 10am. Ride is free to participate in, but a suggested donation of $50 is encouraged. Ride begins at Kahwa Coffee at The Element, 808 North Tampa Street.
Sweetwater Organic Farm Night Market
Shop, eat, stroll the market and meet Tampa’s wonderful vendors under the stars. Get shabby chic, eat organic food and tour the Sweetwater farm. 5-9pm. Sweetwater Organic Farm, 6942 West Comanchee Avenue.
Sunday, September 8
Sing-Along Sundays: Sound of Music at Tampa Theatre
Tampa is alive with the sound of music. This Sunday, Tampa’s iconic theatre will screen the classic “The Sound of Music.” Attendees are encouraged to sing along with the film. 3pm. $13 general admission, $10 Tampa Theatre members. Tampa Theatre, 711 North Franklin Street.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs San Francisco 49ers
The Buccaneers open their 2019 season against the 49ers at Raymond James Stadium. There’s new food, great seats, and hopefully a promising Bucs squad. Tim McGraw to perform a free pregame concert. 4:25pm. Click here for tickets. Raymond James Stadium, 4201 North Dale Mabry Highway.
Rhett & Link Live at Straz Center
Good Mythical Morning, Tampa! Rhett and Link are the stars of one of the most watched series on the internet, Good Mythical Morning. The pair have been best friends since 1st grade, and they’re looking to take Tampa on a musical journey from the past to the present. 7pm. Click HERE for tickets. Carol Morsani Hall at The Straz Center, 1010 North W.C. MacInnes Place.