Weekly-Weekday-What-To-Do (09.18-21.17)

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Get out and about this week with watch parties, shuffle board, open mic nights and so much more!  Thanks for the fantastic #instaburg share, @laura.cate!

Here’s your full weekday events guide:


The Melting Pot Presents Uncorked 2017
Explore five notable wines made by women who are making their mark on the wine industry today. With premium ingredients and unforgettable flavor, our Uncorked 2017 dining experience brings out the best in both fondue and the variety of featured wine. Choose three 2-oz pours of wine from our featured list. A complimentary artisanal cheese board is served with each tasting.  Click HERE for full details and to reserve a table. The Melting Pot, 2221 4th Street North.

Monday, September 18

Keep the Pint Night with Big Storm Brewing at Pete and Shorty’s Iowa Bistro
Join Pete and Shorty’s for pints all night, plus a Big Storm pint glass to take home! Cost is $4.50 and sampling begins at 5pm. 7402 49th St North.

Drag Queen Bingo Fundraiser at Hamburger Mary’s
Join Hamburger Mary’s for ten rounds of bingo fun to benefit local non-profit groups and charities. This week’s proceeds go to Passion 4 Pits Rescue, an pit bull rescue in St. Pete. Bingo starts at 7pm. 2901 Tyrone Boulevard North.

Wine Glass Painting at Wine Madonna
Get artsy and paint your own “Beach Sunflower” on a wine glass. Fun begins at 7pm. $20 per person. Call to make a reservation. 11 Second Avenue NE

Tuesday, September 19

Shuffleboard Boot Camp for Beginners at St. Pete Shuffle
Join St. Pete Shuffle for a fun shuffle learning experience covering scoring, etiquette, rules, tips, and basic strategy. Be ready to play, learn, and have fun. Their shuffle coaches will be on hand to share helpful tips and tricks. Free for members. $10 for non-members (kids are free).The boot camp starts at 7pm. 559 Mirror Lake Dr North.

You’re a wizard Larry! Make your own Magic Wand at Bowls for Good
Here’s your chance to make a movie-quality wand. Replicate a classic, or craft your own design, whichever you choose there are countless ways to decorate it. Staff will help you customize yours with a variety of “magical” stuff to put in the handle! “Is that powdered unicorn horn?” Children must be accompanied by an adult, all ages are welcome but smaller children will not be able to operate the machines. Classes start at 6pm. Click HERE for Tickets. 420 22nd Street South.

American Horror Story: Cult Viewing Party at Iberian Rooster
Iberian Roosters’ spooky speakeasy is the perfect place to enjoy this season of American Horror Story:Cult. They’ve got the projector up to enjoy this season in the best way possible. Enjoy food and drink specials throughout the night, and stick around after for some Open Mic comedy to laugh away your fears. Show starts at 9pm. 475 Central Avenue.

Ladies Night at The Melting Pot
Satisfy your fondue craving with your choice of cheese fondue, salad, and chocolate fondue for only $20.95! Add an entree of chicken, teriyaki sirloin, or shrimp for only $9.95. Six signature cocktails for $6 and half off bottles of wine! Melting Pot, 2221 4th Street North.

Drink & Draw at Green Bench
Green Bench: Drafts lets you get down on some free creative education. All you need is your pens, pencils, and paper. If you forget your supplies, no worries. Green Bench will have some drawing paper and pens on hand for you to use. Kristin Northup will teaching you a thing or two. Kristin does a lot of the label design for Green Bench, and a lot of her art is for sale in local places around town! She’s a proven talent, and has contributed so much beauty and warmth to not only Green Bench, but to St. Petersburg. Event starts at 7pm.133 Baum Ave N, Saint Petersburg

Tampa Bay Rays vs Chicago Cubs (Tuesday-Wednesday)
The Rays host the defending World Series champions Chicago Cubs at Tropicana Field. Both games are at 7:10pm  Click HERE for tickets. Tropicana Field, 1 Tropicana Drive.

Wednesday, September 20

Beer Run at St. Petersburg Brewing Company
Running for Brews St. Pete joins the Sarasota Music Half Marathon Beer Run Series for a fun Beer Run. There will be raffles with free registrations, beers and other goodies. The event is free but you must pre-register HERE. The run starts at 7pm. 544 1st Ave North.

Engage St. Pete Presents: Grow With Your City at the Museum of Fine Arts
The 4th Annual Grow With Your City is all about how we can grow with the city that we all know and love by learning about current hot topics and networking with community leaders. Leave inspired to get more engaged in the Sunshine City! Click HERE for tickets. Event runs from 6pm-10pm. 255 Beach Dr NE.

Whiskey Wednesday at The Melting Pot
Enjoy The Melting Pot’s new Whiskey Wednesday! 1/2 off all whiskey cocktails. The Melting Pot, 2221 4th Street North.

Thursday, September 21

Grateful Dead Night at Caged Brewing
Enjoy Grateful Dead hits performed by Dead Set – Florida. No cover charge and music starts at 8pm. 2001 1st Ave South.

Tito’s Thursday at The Melting Pot
Each Thursday enjoy any Tito’s Handmade cocktail for only $5! The Melting Pot, 2221 4th Street North.

Living Room Live Open Mic at Hideaway Cafe
All singers and songwriters are invited to join the Hideaway for their special open mic night. John Kelly hosts the event. Doors open at 6pm. Hideaway Cafe, 1756 Central Avenue.

KegFit at 3 Daughters Brewing benefiting CASA
Elevate is teaming up with 3 Daughters Brewing to raise money for CASA. Join 3 Daughters for a fun workout, brewery style. $10 donation gets you access to a partner workout (kegs included) hosted by Elevate followed by an ice-cold brew post workout. All donations are going to support CASA, who provides support, funds and programs for women and children in crisis. 222 22nd St South.

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Written by Dex Fabian

Dex Fabian is the co-founder of I Love the Burg and That's So Tampa. A graphic designer by trade, Dex has been witness to Tampa Bay's explosion to become one of the hottest regions in the nation. In 2009, he helped develop the brand for I Love the Burg and in 2014 developed the branding for That's So Tampa and has been a regular contributor to both ever since.