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St. Pete Fine Art Festival (Feb. 20 & 21)


Graciously sponsored by the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance, City of St. Petersburg and St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts, the 3rd Annual St. Petersburg Spring Fine Art Festival unveils original artwork by more than 100 artisans from 25 states and overseas. Also represented are many local and regional artisans. This tapestry of art is woven from works in painting, photography, sculpture, metalwork, digital art, jewelry, glass, ceramics, woodworking, mixed-media, fibert art, metalwork – and much more. If you do not find exactly what you want, commission a piece of original art made expressly for you! The event runs from 10am-5pm on Sat., Feb. 20, and 11am-5pm on Sun., Feb. 21. FREE and open to the public. North Straub Park, 400 Bayshore Drive Northeast. 

 

Monday, 1/18

Classes @ The Body Electric Yoga (All Week)
Join The Body Electric this week and take part in any of their exceptional yoga classes. They offer classes for beginners and experts. Click here for a full schedule of classes happening this week. The Body Electric Yoga, 685 30th Avenue North. 

MLK Drum Major for Justice National Parade
Part of the 31st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. commemorative events, the Drum Major for Justice presents their National Parade from Third Ave. S. & Dr. MLK St. to Central Ave., to Bayshore Drive to Fifth Ave. NE. FREE and open to the public, begins at 11am.

Eckerd College Writers in Paradise Evening Reading Series: Ann Hood & Les Standiford 
Writers in Paradise Evening Reading Series featuring readings by the attending authors. Monday night acclaimed Florida author Les Standiford and Ann Hood will read. Readings take place at 8pm in the Miller Auditorium following a light reception and book signing at 7:30pm. All readings FREE and open to the public. Eckerd College, 4200 54th Avenue South. 

Military Monday @ Hofbrauhaus St. Pete
15% off for all active military and veterans at Hofbrauhaus every Monday. Hofbrauhaus, 123 4th Street South. 

First Stop Poetry Open Mic Night @ Sly Bar
This week's featured poet is Carlos B. Enjoy this unique and exciting open mic night. Rick Adams will perform live. Painting to Poetry by Libby Couch. Sign up begins at 8:30pm and the mic opens at 9pm. Sly Bar, 2061 Central Avenue. 


Tuesday, Jan. 19

Steve Poltz & Grant-Lee Phillips @ Hideaway Cafe
Performances by Steve Poltz and Grant-Lee Phillips. Doors open at 6pm, music begins at 7:30pm. Tickets are $15 in advance and $18 day-of. Hideaway Cafe, 1756 Central Avenue

Eckerd College Writers in Paradise Evening Reading Series: Scott Ward, Aimee Nezhukumatahil, Campbell McGrath
Writers in Paradise Evening Reading Series featuring readings by the attending authors. Tuesday night Eckerd College Professor Scott Ward, Aimee Nezhukumatahil and Campbell McGrath will read. Readings take place at 8pm in the Miller Auditorium following a light reception and book signing at 7:30pm. All readings FREE and open to the public. Eckerd College, 4200 54th Avenue South. 

Kids Eat Free Tuesday @ Hofbrauhaus St. Pete
For every meal purchased by an adult two kids up to 10 years of age get a FREE kid's meal!. Hofbrauhaus, 123 4th Street South. 

The Steepwater Band @ The Ale and The Witch
A Very special Tour featuring THE STEEPWATER BAND performing from cover to cover the 1970 The Rolling Stones Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out! Album during the first set. 2nd set will be a collection of The Steepwater Band's Diamond Days: Best of The Steepwater band 2006-14 Tour. Doors open at 7pm, show starts at 8pm. Tickets are $8. The Ale and The Witch, 111 2nd Avenue Northeast. 

 

Wednesday, Jan. 20

Free Dali Museum Events, 1 Dali Boulevard:
Storytime for Families (Wed. & Thu.)
The Dali Museum offers readings of selected books from the Dali Museum Library and story for families and children. Wed. from 11:15am to 12:15pm, Thu. at 11:15am and 3:30pm.

Chant the Trees @ The Studio@620
Join mandolin and guitar duo Chant the Trees for an intimate concert at The Studio@620. 7pm. Pay what you can at the door, suggested donations $10. The Studio@620, 620 1st Avenue South

Wine Glass Fun Class @ Pinot's Palette
Painting's not just for the canvas! Create your own custom wine glass, hand-painted by YOU! They'll provide the glass and all the art materials. 6:30-8:30pm. $25 per painter. Pinot's Palette, 1572 Central Avenue. 

Jitney @ American Stage Theatre
Winner of the New York Drama Critics Award for BEST NEW PLAY and part of a decade by decade series of plays about the black American experience in the 20th century. Begins at 8pm. Buy tickets online. American Stage Theatre, 163 3rd Street North

Hospitality Wednesday @ Hofbrauhaus St. Pete
25% off for all hospitality professionals with a recent pay stub from employer. Hofbrauhaus St. Pete, 123 4th Street South. 

 

 

Thursday, 1/21

Vibrant Sunday @ Pinot's Palette
Take a trip into this warm, bright, vibrant scene. Textural trees and a peaceful pond will ensure you have a fun & relaxing time while creating your masterpiece! 6:45-8:45pm. $30 per painter. Pinot's Palette, 1572 Central Avenue. 

Candlelight Nude Yoga for Men @ The Body Electric Yoga
Instructor Andre Sur leads a nude men’s class by candlelight. $20 suggested offering, sign up online here.

Eckerd College Writers in Paradise Evening Reading Series: Laura Williams-McCaffrey and Peter Meinke 
Writers in Paradise Evening Reading Series featuring readings by the attending authors. Wednesday night Laura Williams-McCaffrey and Peter Meinke will read. Readings take place at 8pm in the Miller Auditorium following a light reception and book signing at 7:30pm. All readings FREE and open to the public. Eckerd College, 4200 54th Avenue South. 

Ashe Couture 1st Birthday Bash (Thu.-Sat.)
Ashe Couture turns 1! The chic clothing boutique is celebrating with new arrivals, champagne and desserts! This event runs Thursday through Saturday. Open 11am-8pm Thursday, 11am-6pm on Friday, 11am-6pm on Saturday. Ashe Couture Boutique, 953 Central Avenue. 

 

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