5 Free Things To Do This Week (04.02-05.18)

Free Gourmet Tasting Event

Tuesday, April 3 from 6:30-8p.m. Vine & Grind will be creating amazing recipes with some their many flavors of Certified Olive Oils from around the World & Balsamic Vinegar from Modena, Italy & other amazing V&G products. Taste over 77+ flavors of the best authentic Oils & Balsamic. Sample chocolate, syrups, spices, olives, Pasta products, coffee, Dips/dessert mixes and more while being educated on cooking, pairing and Health benefits.
Vine & Grind Olive Oil and Vinegar Shop, 111 107th Ave.
Check out Vine & Grind here.

Swing Dance

Tuesday, April 3 at 7p.m. Head over to Sundial’s courtyard for an evening of a free beginner swing dance lesson, followed by an hour of social dancing to jazz.
Sundial St. Pete, 153 2nd Ave N
Check out Sundial here.

Coffee with a Curator: Surrealism and Crime
Wednesday, April 4 from 10:30-11:30a.m. Coffee with a Curator is a focused, theme-oriented presentation on a variety of Dali-related topics. The talk is presented by one of The Dali Museum’s Curatorial/Education team or an invited speaker. In this coffee talk, author and editor Margo Hammond examines the surrealists’ connection with crime, including the possibility that their aesthetic theories inspired a real-life crime: the unsolved Black Dahlia murder.
Dali Museum, 1 Dali Blvd
Check out the Dali Museum here.

Sip and Shop at Sundial

Thursday, April 5 from 5:30-8:30p.m. Head out to Sundial for their Spring Sip & Shop and check out the season’s newest fashion trends while enjoying complimentary wine & hors-d’oeuvres. This event is free and open to the public 21+, but you must rsvp.  This event will include a DJ, giveaways, special sales, food samples from sundials tenants, and new seasonal trends.
Sundial St. Pete, 153 2nd Ave N
You can RSVP here.

An Opening Reception: Dia de los Muertos: A Celebration of LIfe
Friday, April 6 from 5:30-8:30p.m. Dia de los Muertos celebrates the departed. It is a joyous occasion where we remember and honor our friends and loved ones. You’ll see fantastic Day of the Dead art from artists across the country. They will also have 160 Sugar Skulls made by artists, near and far, as part of a fundraiser for children’s art programming. The Sugar Skulls are an incredible collection of talent with a wide range of styles. If you are in a festive mood, come dressed up for Day of the Dead. Face painting will be available at 4:30 p.m.
Florida CraftArt, 501 Central Ave
You can sign up here.

Photos courtesy of Vine & Grind as well as Sundial. 

Written by Aislinn Fallon

Aislinn Fallon is a five-time internationally published writer whose writing has been read on every populated continent on the globe. She is also the author of the poetry book Pretty Little Things & Witty Little Words which is represented by the world's largest global book distributor.