Top Events this Weekend in St. Pete (June 18-20, 2021)

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Here are the events happening this weekend in St. Petersburg, Florida — these local events include markets, concerts, art exhibitions, volunteer opportunities, and more.

What are your weekend plans in the Sunshine City?

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RainBros Pride Party at Park & Rec DTSP

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Join us for the most epic Pride party of the year located IN THE HEART of Downtown St. Pete at Park & Rec DTSP

Hosted by Jenkins Law, Denmon Pearlman Law, Primal Performance, MS Happens, and Wakamolé Truly Mexican.Come celebrate our LGBTQ+ Community on Friday, June 25th from 6-10 pm at Park & Rec DTSP off 4th St S in downtown St. Petersburg.Admission includes:

  • 4 drink tickets
  • 1 raffle ticket
  • Rainbros T-shirt (shirt size guaranteed if ordered before June 10)
  • DJ + Performers + Dancers

Here’s what’s happening this weekend in the Sunshine City

Zen Glass Studio Glassblowing Workshops
All Weekend
Zen Glass has captivated St. Pete since 2002 with its workshops and stunning glass creations. You can learn to blow glass all weekend with experts. Make your own wine glass, create an ornament, or settle in for one of their myriad workshops. Click HERE to register for a workshop this weekend. Zen Glass Studio, 600 27th St S.

St. Pete Taco Fest at Albert Whitted Park
Friday, June 18 | 5pm-11pm
Get out to Albert Whitted Park for the St. Pete Taco Fest! Food trucks from across the region will serve their full menu, in addition to at least one unique taco creation. Free to attend, family- and pet-friendly. 480 Bayshore Drive SE.

iBOMS at D Gallerie
Friday, June 18 | 7pm
This is iBOMS first solo exhibition at D-Gallerie: Be Kind to Yourself, Young Man. The presentation will highlight iBOMS’ latest work, in different mediums, as he walks the community through the journey of what has been for him having to grow without a father in his life. Visitors will also learn about his journey of educating himself on how to be a better human being. Free to attend. 1234 Dr MLK Jr. St N

Articles Art Gallery Grand Opening
Friday, June 18 | 6pm
Articles Gallery & Custom Framing recently moved and expanded from the Central Avenue location of 18 years to the Uptown Arts District. Joining next door to ARTicles is Alejandro Reina’s D-Gallerie. Featuring live art-making by local artists: Richard Seidel, Allie Arnold, and JJ Pattishall. 1234 Dr. MLK Jr St N.

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Dance Break Session 11 at Studio@620
Friday, June 18 | 8pm
DanceBreak, an outlet for dance artists to talk about their practice, their work, and their goals for themselves and the community at large, with hosts Alexander Jones and Esophia Higgins. This special event celebrates one year of dance conversations with local artists all over our community. Admission is $10 in person, $5 for online webinar. 620 1st Avenue South.

Free June Yoga at Sundial St. Pete
Saturday, June 19 | 9am
Join The Sundial and The Body Electric for Free Yoga in the Courtyard on June 19 from 9-10 AM! Don’t forget to bring your yoga mat or towel! 153 2nd Avenue North.

Poolside Yoga at The Hollander Hotel
Saturday, June 19 | 8:30am
Classes are led by a fab rotation of Kristina Rich, Lindsay Dixon, Mike Adams, Abby Goodwin, and Allison Archer is just $15/advance and $5 for members. 421 4th Avenue North.

Juneteenth Business Expo
Saturday, June 19 | 10am-5pm
The 2nd Annual Juneteenth Business Expo will be held outside in The Historic Deuces in St. Petersburg, (9th Ave S -Fairfield & 22nd Street) from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 19. The event will include Black-owned vendors from various industries, educational and kid-friendly activities, a journey of Black music and artistic entertainment, and food trucks – all designed for the whole family. 642 22nd Street South.

The MARket at The Mar
Saturday, June 19 | Noon-5pm
A brand NEW intimate makers event with artisans of baked goods, ceramics, home décor, skincare, aromatherapy, kombucha, jewelry, live music and so much more! Don’t miss this chance to celebrate Pride and local vendors who put their whole heart into their creations! 2309 Central Avenue.

REVERBERATIONS Exhibit at The James Museum
Saturday, June 19 
Presented by the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum, REVERBERATIONS shares artwork from emerging and established Black artists who live and work in Tampa Bay and across the Southeastern United States. Through each artist’s own perspective, this exhibition will challenge viewers with stories of structural racism and oppression, as well as celebrate hope and resilience. REVERBERATIONS seeks to showcase the highs and lows of the Black experience in America, highlighting themes of family and community as well as marginalization and prejudice. 150 Central Avenue.

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Volunteer Day at The Blueberry Patch
Saturday, June 19 | 11:11am-2pm
Come on out for Volunteer Day every Saturday starting at 11:11. The construction of The Blueberry Patch’s new bathrooms is complete and they still have lots to do to get the Patch ready for the Grand opening, so we still need your help. 4923 20th Avenue South.

Beach Blonde Block Party and Silent Disco at 3 Daughters Brewing
Saturday, June 19 | 12pm-11pm
The Beach Blonde Block Party is a celebration of all things summer, a party in honor of 3DB’s flagship beer, the Beach Blonde Ale. The festivities include a massive, beach-themed market from 12-6 pm, giveaways and games all day, a variety of different blonds on tap, and then Silent Disco to cap off the party from 8-11 pm! Tickets available now. 222 22nd Street South.

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Juneteenth Jubilee at The Factory
Saturday, June 12 | 10pm-2am
There will be a number of consciously curated art installations, LIVE performances, food, & vendors! All of these elements will manifest through the collaboration of Black Factory Artists and community creatives with a variety of different mediums and vibes. The collective hope is that this ethos will honor and give thanks to the ancestors that sacrificed and paved a way for current generations of Black people to be who they are, and to rejoice in the best that’s yet to come. 2622 Fairfield Avenue South.

Disco Drag Brunch at Social Roost
Sunday, June 20 | 12pm
One of Downtown St. Pete’s newest restaurants will have plenty of craft cocktails on hand during its Disco Drag Brunch this Sunday. The show starts at 12pm. Grab a seat, order up some classic chicken and waffles, and do Sunday brunch the Pride Month way! $5 cover at the door or added to your check. 150 1st Ave N.

We Are Family! The Studio@620 Birthday Celebration
Sunday, June 20 | 6:20pm
The Studio@620 is hosting its annual birthday party and you’re invited! They’re excited to share our day with Father’s Day this year so they’re throwing a party and celebrating family, fathers, and the community. Don’t miss the cake parade featuring fabulous community made deserts. Free to attend. Donations accepted. 620 1st Avenue South.

Yoga on Tap at Green Bench Brewing
Sunday, June 20 | 10:30am
The Body Electric Yoga Company is happy to return to Green Bench Brewing Co. Morning yoga happens every third Sunday of the month. Join a rotation of BE Teachers for a feel-good flow and kick off another beautiful day in the Burg! The Bench opens at Noon, just in time for a cold brew or booch. $15 in advance / $5 BE Unlimited Members / $20 at the door if it’s not sold out. 1133 Baum Avenue North.

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Written by Andrew Harlan

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