Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (5.17-5.19.19)


Upcoming

Rosé by the Bay
Join I Love the Burg in St. Pete for Rosé by the Bay in partnership with Station House! Welcome the summer with friends while enjoying views of the downtown skyline from Station House’s outdoor rooftop deck. Sip a wide variety of rosé wine, enjoy hors d’oeuvres from Ichicoro Ane, and mingle with other like-minded winos. Tickets are limited, with room for only 250 of our closest friends and rosé fans.
Saturday, June 1
Station House St. Pete

 

Vintage Roost
Vintage Roost in Ybor City is located on 7th Ave the heart of this historic community at 2326 E 7th Avenue. With 18 vendors each offering their own unique distinctive vintage flair the 5,000 sq feet of Vintage Roost will be brimming with fantastic pieces for you to discover. See what’s in store! Click here.
Friday, May 24 to Sunday, May 26
Vintage Roost 2326 E 7th Avenue

Tampa Bay Margarita and Music Festival (NEXT WEEKEND)
Celebrate America’s favorite drink, the Margarita, and spend Memorial Day weekend at the best festival in Tampa Bay! Enjoy live music, tons of margaritas, games, shopping, great food options, and end the night with a bang with the largest fireworks show in the area. Get up to 32% OFF with our special ticket deal right here.
Saturday, May 25
Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park

 


Friday, May 17

Grown Up Night
Grown-ups take over the Museum to climb, jump, and build in GCM Exhibits! Admission includes free snacks and beer from Florida Avenue Brewing Co until they’re gone and a cash bar will be available! This event is for ages 21 and up.
Begins 5:30pm
Glazer Children’s Museum

Florida Imagined Exhibition Opening Reception
This free reception welcomes the new exhibition, a traveling arts collection representing over 60 artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities, with opportunities to engage audiences and artists to include their voice on a public art piece.
Begins 5:30pm
Scarfone/Hartley Gallery – University of Tampa

Live Music at Sparkman Wharf
Cormac Kavanagh will play the Fermented Reality Biergarten from 3pm–6pm. Omari Dillard is playing the main stage from 6pm–10pm at Sparkman Wharf. Powered by Gasparilla Music Festival, this show not only has a great view it’s FREE.
Begins 6pm
Sparkman Wharf

Friday Concerts in the Park
Food trucks onsite. Bring your blankets and low back chair and enjoy concerts along the Hillsborough River at Tampa’s historic River Tower Park.
Begins 7pm
River Tower Park


Saturday, May 18

Saturday Sweat Sesh
Spend an hour working out in one of Tampa’s lovely parks. The workout is typically a fun mix of cardio and strength training for all fitness levels. Things to bringa yoga mat or large towel, water. Wearing sunscreen is recommended. Workout gear, including closed toed tennis shoes, is required.
Begins 9am
Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park

Tampa Beer Run
A fun 5K run or walk with beer stops every .75 mile on the course! Registration includes the run or walk, beer on the course, a 16oz beer at the finish, a Tampa Beer Run t-shirt and beer glass, along with one amazing after-party and festival including music, food, and drinks. Don’t miss out on one of the best runs in town.
Begins 9am
Al Lopez Park

Kinky Boots (May 17 to May 19)
This joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind. Inspired by true events, the musical takes you from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan. Take a step in the right direction and discover that sometimes the best way to fit in is to stand out!
Shows at 2pm and 8pm
Straz Center for the Performing Arts

SeaGrapes Fine Wine & Food Festival
Begins 8pm
The Florida Aquarium
This wine and food event is the signature fundraiser for The Florida Aquarium. The event features more than 100 types of wine and delicious foods from numerous local restaurants. 100% of the proceeds from your ticket purchase support our mission, including endangered species conservation programs.
Begins 8pm
The Florida Aquarium


Sunday, May 19

Wellness at the Wharf
Get your heart rate up and burn more fat in less time with HIIT, Harbour Island Athletic Club’s high-intensity interval training. Please bring your own mat, towel, and water. Classes are free of charge and located on the lawn.
Begins 10am
Sparkman Wharf

Indie Flea
This curated event showcases the amazing talent within our community. The Flea exists to promote local arts and culture to engage and empower our community towards positive grassroots growth.
Begins 11am
Armature Works

PJ Masks Live! Save the Day
PJ Masks Live is back with an all new super-heroic, live musical show, featuring the heroic trio from your favorite series. Watch Catboy, Owlette and Gekko, along with their new friend PJ Robot, as they try to save the day from the sneaky villains.
Shows at Noon and 3pm
Straz Center for the Performing Arts

Yoga in the Park
In operation since 2010, the Tampa Downtown Partnership is proud to continue it’s Sunday Yoga in the Park tradition with our newest addition, seasoned yoga instructors from Lucky Cat Yoga.
Begins 6pm
Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

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Written by Brien Neal

Brien Neal

Brien Neal is the Manager of Digital Strategy for RKC.me and a contributor for That's So Tampa and I Love the Burg. He graduated from the University of South Florida in 2015 with a B.S. in Advertising.