Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (02.02-04.18)

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UPCOMING EVENTS (Mark Your Calendars)

I Love the Burg’s Winter Whiskeyfest (LESS THAN A WEEK LEFT!!!) Feb. 9
Join us for the inaugural Winter Whiskeyfest! Try over 12 different whiskeys, enjoy light bites, and mingle over live music as we break in the brand new La Florida event space on a Friday evening. We’re partnering with Red Mesa Cantina to showcase their beautiful downtown venue and benefit a great community cause. Tickets going fast, with room for only 250 of our closest friends and fans. Friday, February 9, 6–9pm. $75. Click here for more info and to buy your tickets now.

Enter to Win a Pair of Tickets to G. Love & Special Sauce at Jannus Live Feb. 9

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and I Love the Burg are giving away 2 pairs of tickets to this amazing concert. Enter below with your email for a chance to win.
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Yappy Hour with Friends of Strays, Feb. 8
Join Friends of Strays Animal Shelter at the Lounge at Cassis for a special yappy hour benefitting St. Pete’s four-legged friends in need. Enjoy specials on wine, beer and craft cocktails as we make cheer for a good cause!Dogs are welcome at this event, so bring them along! All proceeds to benefit Friends of Strays, a non-profit no-kill St. Pete animal shelter founded in 1978 that’s dedicated to the care and adoption of homeless pets. 5-7pm. Cassis 170 Beach Drive NE

A Chocolate-y Cherry Favorite is Back for the Month of Love!

The Moch’amour, with it’s rich mocha flavor, is back! This dark chocolate and cherry sensation is now available at all Kahwa Coffee locations in the month of February!

Friday 2/2

National Wear Red Day Pop-Up Extravaganza at Sundial
Start your First Friday at Sundial for a great cause and Go Red for Women! #NationalWearRedDay is February 2nd and Sundial is celebrating with an amazing pop-up dance performance by Florida West Ballet. The event will culminate with a Wear Red Fashion Show from your favorite Sundial retailers to raise awareness for women’s heart health. Be sure that you also wear red, enjoy great performances and know your own heart status. There will be tables with free blood pressure screenings and heart healthy information for you to take with you. Don’t miss out on this event packed with excitement! 5-7p.m.
153 2nd Ave N

St. Pete Craft Beer & Bites Tour
Craft beer enthusiasts, upscale fine dining, Florida casual… there’s a tour for everyone! Experience the food and beer scene in St. Pete during a 3-hour walking tour that will offer you the opportunity to meet the chefs and owners of one of a kind restaurants, breweries, and shops. 1-4p.m.
2817 Central Ave

Wine Weekend St. Pete
Enjoy some of the world’s most stellar wines during Wine Weekend St. Pete, benefitting the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg! The weekend will kick off on Friday in the museum with “Fetes a Versailles” for sponsors and VIPs. The masked balls of Louis XV will be brought back to life and a five-star dinner of French cuisine will be served. The International Wine Auction will follow on Saturday with an after party where you can enjoy fine wines, hors-d’oeuvres, and music. The weekend will conclude with “Le Champagne Brunch” on Sunday at 11 am. A wide variety of champagne, international culinary delights, and live music will be featured, toasting Wine Weekend 2018 and the Museum.
255 Beach Dr. NE

Saturday 2/3

St. Pete Indie Market
St. Pete Indie Market is a monthly market, featuring 80+ vendors. The market showcases local artists, indie designers, vintage collectors, food trucks, jewelry makers, horticulturists, eclectic crafters and other local businesses and organizations. Come support our local community and shop, eat, and drink. 11a.m.-4p.m.
1133 Baum Ave N

Celebrate all things local! This annual festival celebrates St. Pete’s devotion to support its independent businesses and “Keep St. Pete Local.” Nearly 200 vendors and community organizations will take over Williams Park as specialty villages showcase arts & culture, makers and merchants, a family zone, and more. Indulge in local food and craft beer while you listen to some of the area’s most popular local bands on the park’s bandstand. Free and family-friendly event. 10a.m.-5 p.m.
330 2nd Ave N

St. Pete Beach Seafood & Music Festival (Sat and Sun)

Dive into the first festival in St. Pete Beach that will be serving up delicious food, live music, and a marketplace of arts, crafts, and fine products. Enjoy the freshest Florida seafood, drinks, and the smooth sounds of some of Florida’s top artists and bands performing genres from rock, jazz, and blues to reggae and Caribbean sounds. The St. Pete Beach Seafood & Music Festival is free and family friendly. 10a.m.-6p.m.
Corey Ave St. Pete Beach

Reggae Rise Up presents The Green at State Theatre
Straight from the island of O’ahu, these ambassadors of Aloha bring their unique reggae sound with a distinct Polynesian flavor. 7p.m. Tickets here. State Theatre 687 Central Ave

Sunday 2/4

Le Champagne Brunch
To round out Wine Weekend St. Pete, which is the Museum of Fine Arts’s largest fundraising event, Le Champagne Brunch is planned. Bubbly produced in various regions takes center stage, alongside a “special surprise.” Find tickets online. 11a.m.-2p.m.
Museum of Fine Arts 255 Beach Drive

Park and Rec / The Avenue Eat + Drink Big Game Block Party
Attention Eagles and Patriots fans! Whether you’re yelling #FlyEaglesFly or #GoPats, Park and Rec and The Avenue Eat + Drink have you covered with over 70 TVs locked in on the BIG GAME. Win prizes in a quarterback challenge and take advantage of some serious drink specials. 4p.m.-midnight. Details here. 100 4th St S

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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.