This Weekend In Tampa: FREE Events


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Looking for food inspiration this weekend? Visit Square 1 Burgers, your local burger artisans, for the most electic mix of flavors and dishes. Don't miss out on their 3-4-5 Happy Hour happening daily from 3-6pm and 9pm-close. 
 
 
Register today for the Brain Tumor Alliance's Brain Deer 5k! The funraising event takes place on December 12 in Gadsden Park.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Friday, 10/23
 
Live rock 'n' roll music hosted by a local brewery! Also featuring Orlando-based band, Mike Dunn and the Company. New World Brewery, 1313 East 8th Avenue.
 
Pumpkin Patch for Dogs (All Weekend)
Bring your family and your four-legged friend and enjoy an evening in the pumpkin patch with the Human Society of Tampa Bay. Pick out a pumpkin or a painted jack-o-lantern to take home. Pumpkin sales benefit homeless pets. 3607 North Armenia Avenue. 
 
 
 
Saturday, 10/24
 
The Ybor City Saturday Market is open EVERY Saturday, year-round, rain or shine!  Find Great Produce at Great Prices, gourmet foods & sauces, fresh baked breads, prepared foods, herbs & plants, pet treats, honey, fine cigars, unique gifts, photography, artwork, jewelry, woodworking, bath & body products,  candles & so much more! FREE parking and pets are welcome. Open 9am-3pm. Ybor Market, 1901 19th Street.
 
This Saturday families are invited to experience the gorgeous exhibits at the Tampa Museum of Art. Admission on this day will be "Pay What You Can." The museum is open from 11am-5pm. Tampa Museum of Art, 120 West Gasparilla Plaza.
 
Teams of eight from local businesses and bars will be dressed in costumes as they race wheeled beds down 7th Avenue. 5pm. Italian Club, 1731 East 7th Avenue.
 
Best described as drum karoke — local students from the area will battle for the title of the best drum student. Judges include: radio host Nancy Alexander, drummer Cody Martin, and drum collector Lynn Burnett.Sam Ash Music Store, 13133 North Dale Mabry Highway.
 
Grab a blanket and some popcorn for a movie under the stars in this week's outdoor movie series. Food trucks will be available on site. 7:30pm. Water Works Park, 1710 North Highland Avenue.     
 
 
 
Sunday, 10/25
 
The Tampa Downtown Partnership presents yoga in Curtis Hixon Park every Sunday! Suggested donation of $5 per person. 100% of proceeds power Yoga in the Park and allow your Tampa Bay yogis to bring in performers such as Bryan Zink and D.J. Menscha. If you want to see more, please contribute! 6-7pm. Curtis Hixon Park, 600 North Ashley Drive. 
 
Donate your time and improve a life! Locals will be gathering to make brown bag lunches and distributing them to the homeless. An optional $10 donation is welcome, but not required. 10am. World of Beer, 402 South Howard Avenue.
 
Vendors seeling cheese, seafood, plants, herbs, honey, pet treats, and fresh produce. 10am. 9644 West Linebaugh Avenue.
 
Organic fruits, vegetables, breads, handmade goods, and so much more. Dog friendly, live music and an open mike starting at 2:30pm.The market starts at noon. Town n’ Country, 6942 West Comanche Avenue.
 
The 5th annual dog Halloween party! Costume contests for dogs, games, drinks, live entertainment, pet portraints, and on site pet adoptions. 3pm. The Sail, 333 South Franklin Street.
 
Spend the day outdoors! Kennedy Boulvard will be completely closed off to cars and open to cyclists, walkers, skaters, and any other foot friendly transportion. 9am. There will be food trucks on site and games for all ages.Downtown Tampa, Kennedy Boulvard, from Nebraska Avenue to Tampa Street. 
 
 
 
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Written by Dex Fabian

Dex Fabian

Dex Fabian is the co-founder of I Love the Burg and That's So Tampa. A graphic designer by trade, Dex has been witness to Tampa Bay's explosion to become one of the hottest regions in the nation. In 2009, he helped develop the brand for I Love the Burg and in 2014 developed the branding for That's So Tampa and has been a regular contributor to both ever since.