Weekly-Weekend-What-Do (09.01-03.17)

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It’s labor day weekend in the Burg! Get out and enjoy the Crab and Music Festival, Brocante and Indie Markets, Smiths Sunday and more in the Sunshine City! Thanks for the fantastic #instaBURG share, @krayeradventures!

Your full 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. The fun begins September 5. Click HERE for full details and to reserve a table. The Melting Pot, 2221 4th Street North.


Friday, September 1

An Evening of Improvised Music at Studio@620
The Studio@620 presents an evening of live local improvisational and experimental music. This evening will feature some of St. Petersburg’s most eclectic aural offerings. Come expand your horizons! 7:30pm. $10. Studio@620, 620 1st Avenue South.

Maxwell in Concert at The Mahaffey
The Grammy award-winner has been performing to sell-out crowds for more than 20 years and this night’s expected to be just like the rest. His signature single “Pretty Wings,” is part of a sensual, pathfinding trilogy. The album landed on most critics’ “Year’s Best” lists and snared two Grammys. Fans will enjoy iconic singles like “Til The Cops Come Knockin’,” and “Ascension (Don’t Ever Wonder),” among others, exploring love and heartbreak as only Maxwell can. 8pm. Tickets start at $35. Mahaffey Theater, 400 1st Street South.

Lil Wayne at Jannus Live
Lil Wayne performs live at Jannus September 1. Gates open at 7:30pm. GA tickets are $75. Jannus Live, 200 1st Avenue North.

The Bends 5yr Anniversary Party with Polyenso & Loose Talk
This event will mark the 5th year The Bends has been open in St.Pete. The event will feature live Music, DJ’s, Bbq, Skateboarding, and art. 8pm-3am. The Bends, 919 1st Avenue North.


Saturday, September 2

Morning at The Dali Museum
What surreal surprises might you discover in The Dali galleries before the Museum opens? Join us for an epic adventure as you explore the genius and creativity of Salvador Dali. Morning at the Museum is a private tour for families with young children held once monthly in the quiet hours before the Museum opens to the public. Led by an expert Docent and Dali Museum Junior Docents, the tour takes you on a journey through The Works of Dali. 9:30-11:30am. Click HERE for tickets. The Dali, 1 Dali Boulevard.

St. Pete Indie Market Summer Series at State Theatre
Shop local at the historic State Theatre this Saturday. Browse baked goods, vintage items, home furnishings, custom tees and more. 11am-2pm. State Theatre, 687 Central Avenue.

Endless Steak Lovers at The Melting Pot (September 2-4)
For a limited time only steak lovers rejoice! Endless Steak Lovers entrée is here. All the steak you can Fondue: Premium filet mignon, Teriyaki-marinated sirloin and Certified Angus Beef® sirloin for just $42.95 per person! Click HERE for further details. The Melting Pot, 2221 4th Street North.

CraftyFest at ARTpool Gallery (Saturday and Sunday)
Crafty Fest Market is ARTpool’s buy local, handmade & vintage fabulous monthly event! It is a fave with the locals and always a great time. The event runs from 11am-5pm both Saturday and Sunday. ARTpool Gallery, 2030 Central Avenue.

Brocante Market (Saturday and Sunday)
Welcome to Brocante, St. Pete’s first permanent monthly vintage market! Housed in a 15,000 square foot former piano factory, they are open the first weekend of each month. Shop the best the Burg has to offer. Market Hours are 9am-7pm Saturday and 9am-5pm Sunday. Brocante Market, 2200 2nd Avenue South.

2nd Annual Crab and Music Festival at Albert Whitted Airport
Enjoy live music and all the crab and seafood you can eat hosted by 95.7 The Beat’s Queen ‘B’ and BET Comicview and Atlanta’s Own ‘Tiny.’1-10pm. Tickets are $20. Click HERE to purchase yours. Albert Whitted Airport, 480 Bayshore Drive Southeast.

Pepper and Tribal Seeds at Jannus Live
Pepper and Tribal Seeds perform live at Jannus. Gates open at 7:15pm. GA tickets are $25. Jannus Live, 200 1st Avenue North.

Somatic and DJ Mega at SubCentral at Iberian Rooster
Join SubCentral for hypnotic tunes. Somatic and DJ Mega to perform. 9pm-2am. SubCentral at Iberian Rooster, 475 Central Avenue.

Ball Greezy at State Theatre
The Ball Greezy Virgo Bash goes down Labor Day at the newly renovated “State Theatre”. Mr. Nice and Slow, Mr. Bae Day will be performing live. Hosted By Bigga Rankin. 10pm. $25. State Theatre, 687 Central Avenue.


Sunday, September 3

End of Summer Block Party with Hunger + Thirst Group
Hunger + Thirst wraps up summer with another one of our famous block parties! Wear your beach attire and cool off in swimming pools, dunk tanks and water slides with a drink in hand! Music by Certified Fresh DJs, photobooths, t-shirt printing and more. Begins at 3pm. Takes place on 1st Avenue South at The Avenue, Proper and Park & Rec. Click HERE for full details.

Farm + Garden Community Day at St. Pete Eco-Village
Join us in the garden for a farm and garden community day! You can help the Eco-Village in the garden on a variety of tasks, taste some veggies, pick some veggies or flowers or join us for a tour of the Eco Village Farm. All ages are welcomed and kids are encouraged! 9am-1pm. St. Pete Eco-Village, 302 15th Street North.

Kids Eat Free at The Melting Pot Every Sunday
Make it a Sunday fun-day and treat your little ones to Fondue! Receive one complimentary child’s meal with an adult purchase of a 3-course or larger. The restaurant is open from 4-10:30pm on Sunday. Melting Pot, 2221 4th Street North.

Gong Yoga! at The Body Electric Yoga
Join Rachel Miller as she guides you through 60 minutes of breath work, gentle movement and meditation to prepare the body for the sound and vibrations of a 60-minute gong bath facilitated by Travis Lacey. 6:30-8:30pm. $22. The Body Electric Yoga, 3015 7th Street North.

Smiths Sunday Labor Day Party Feat. The Crate Bros at The Bends
The Bends is bringing back Smiths Sunday for a special Labor Day party featuring Theo and Chris from The Crate Bros. Party starts at 10pm. The Bends, 919 1st Avenue North.


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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.