Free Things To Do (07.09-15.18)

A Fishy Evening with the Experts: Gag on the West Florida Shelf
Tuesday, July 10 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Have you ever wondered about what Gag grouper do in the years before they end up on your hook? What are the factors that influence their distribution and success? How do the babies end up in Tampa Bay? Where do they spawn? What better way to learn than two of the world’s foremost experts on this topic.
UF/IFAS Manatee County Extension Office, 1303 17th Street West

3 Daughters Brewing Presents Big Bang Theory Trivia
Wednesday, July 11 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Think you know all there is to know about The Big Bang Theory tv show? Come prove it at 3 Daughters Brewing! Put together a team and register to compete!
3 Daughters Brewing, 222 22nd Street South

The Doyenne Interactive Pop-Up
Wednesday, July 11 from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. The Doyenne’s mission is to connect women in business with each other and build each other up.  After this Pop-Up, you will leave with new connections to women from all backgrounds. If you’re looking to build your network, connect with local women, reach out and help another woman, this Pop-Up is for you!
Rococo Steak, 655 2nd Ave S

Live Local Music at Vino Simpatico
Friday, July 13 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Drop in for the best in live local music plus great specials on wines by the glass during happy hour!
Vino Simpatico, 722 Pasadena Avenue South

Public Coffee Cupping with Eastlick Coffee
Saturday, July 14 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. The Intermezzo coffee squad teams up with Joel Eastlick, master roaster and owner of Eastlick Coffee, to host a public cupping of fine coffees. What is a coffee cupping? Similar to a wine tasting but for coffee, cupping is a way to explore and learn about the flavors and regions of coffee by tasting different coffees side-by-side. Joel will guide you through the coffees while he talks about regions, roasting methods, and coffee processing methods.
Intermezzo Coffee & Cocktails, 1111 Central Avenue
Header image by @myamazingtown

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.