Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (7.12-7.14.19)

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This Weekend

Vintage chairs and other antiquities at a 3 day vintage market

Vintage Roost
Search through a plethora of fun and interesting finds at Vintage Roost in Ybor City! 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. Click here.
July 12 to July 14
Vintage Roost 2326 E 7th Avenue


Friday, July 12

Summer Series
This summertime program offers kids and parents a break from the sun and rain with free access to over-sized games throughout the week under 12,000 square feet of shade during its installation.
All Weekend
Julian B Lane Riverfront Park, 1001 N Blvd

Family Fun Night
Gather for Family Fun Night by the fountain. Enjoy free popcorn, air hockey, ping-pong, Pop-A-Shot, board games, inflatable bowling, and other fun surprises for the entire family to enjoy.
5pm to 8pm
Hyde Park Village, 1602 W Snow Circle

Live Music at Sparkman Wharf
Grab a drink and find a nice place to sit as the live music lays down a soundtrack for your weekend. If you have not visited Sparkman Wharf yet, this is a great excuse to make the trip! Powered by Gasparilla Music Festival, this show not only has a great view it’s FREE.
Begins 6pm
Sparkman Wharf  615 Channelside Dr

Coppertail Friday Night Market – Tampa
Your favorite night market has moved! To 2nd Fridays of course! Every month a new DIY class at Tampa’s favorite Night Market is at Coppertail Brewing Co! Have fun shopping 40+ makers in Coppertail’s backlot while sipping on craft brews at Coppertail Brewing Co.
Begins 6pm
Coppertail Brewing Co., 2601 E 2nd Ave


Saturday, July 13

Saturday Sweat Sesh
Workout in one of our lovely City of Tampa Parks for approximately 1 hour on three Saturdays out of each month. The workout is typically a fun mix of cardio and strength training for all fitness levels.
Begins 9am
Julian B Lane Riverfront Park, 1001 N Blvd

Summer is King
Follow the herd to ZooTampa at Lowry Park where Summer is King! Each week starting Friday, July 12th until August 8th, your Zoo visit will be filled with themed animal chats & enrichments, fun activities for the kids, and specialty food items all in celebration of Africa. Summer is King is included with ZooTampa General Admission. Click here for tickets.
9:30am-5pm
ZooTampa 1101 W. Sligh Ave.

Live Music at Sparkman Wharf
Grab a drink and a find a nice place to sit as the live music lays down a soundtrack for your weekend. If you have not visited Sparkman Wharf yet, this is a great excuse to make the trip!
Begins 6pm
Sparkman Wharf, 615 Channelside Dr

Kids in the Kitchen with Ms. Alyna
Join Ms. Alyna for an unforgettable hands-on experience for your child. This class will be fun and full of flavors. Learn how to make tacos and tortillas from scratch. Mix, stir, measure and pour while building cooking skills and vocabulary. Afterwards, enjoy your delicious creation! In each class, kids get to try their hand at making seasonal recipes while learning basic culinary techniques such as mixing and measuring. Ages 3-12 are welcome; parent participation is encouraged but not necessary.
10am and 12:15pm
Armature Works, 1910 North Ola Ave

Shifting Utility
Shifting Utility features a large-scale site-specific installation that will responds to and exposes elements of the exhibtion space, in addition to two-dimensional mixed media works. The work embodies notions of disorder through man-made construction materials that challenge their conventional context, setting, and function. These works inspire reflection on the role of perception when understanding utility and entropy. The materials reiterate a sense of irreversible change through physical manipulations and forms installed throughout the space.
7pm to 9pm.
Tempus Projects 4636 N. Florida Ave.

Night Nation Run
The Night Nation Run is the World’s 1st Running Music Festival, an ultimate blend of a Music Festival and a Fun Run. Experience a music filled course with Live DJs, Light Shows, Bubble Zones, Neon and Black Lights. Cross the finish line into an Epic Main Stage After Party featuring Top Headliner DJs. Get tickets here.
Begins 7pm
Raymond James Stadium 4201 N Dale Mabry Hwy

Mary J. Blige & Nas
See two of music’s top acts perform live! Mary J. Blige & Nas will take the stage to play all their top hits from decades of music.
Begins 8pm
MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre, 4802 N US Highway 301


Sunday, July 14

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, 615 Channelside Dr

Pop-Up Tiny Sessions by Arrow+Jade
Arrow + Jade has teamed up with Paper Moon Floral to bring you its first ever boho-inspired Pop Up Tiny Session immediately following the Tula Play Date. Join them for photos with a bohemian inspired set up ready to go just for you and your littles! Flower crowns and adornments will be available for purchase by Paper Moon Floral to use in your photos and to take home!
Begins 1:45pm
Al Lopez Park, 4810 N Himes Ave

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, 600 N Ashley Dr

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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.