Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (05.25-27.18)

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UPCOMING EVENTS 

Uniqorn: Red at Ichicoro Ane at Station House 

Head out to Ichicoro Ane at Station House on June 9 anytime between 9pm-3am for an Asian inspired lounge night with sounds from the Far East and beyond. Each night of this free listening, drinking and social experience will have a signature color that sets the mood for the evening. The first edition “Red” is dedicated to seductive upbeat house and downtempo grooves selected by St. Pete DJ Austen van der Bleek. RSVP is suggested through Eventbrite. Ichicoro Ane – 260 1st Ave S.

Friday, May 25  

Nights Exchange Market at Green Bench Brewing
Bring the family to Green Bench Brewing anytime between 7-11pm for the St. Pete Indy Market -Nights Exchange filled with 100+ vendors as well as craft beer and live music. There is something for everyone at this once-a-month event including new vendors and unique items crafted by local artisans. Green Bench Brewing Company – 1133 Baum Ave. N

Tampa Bay Rays Vs. Baltimore orioles (All Weekend)
Watch the Tampa Bay Rays take on the Toronto Blue Jays at Tropicana Field in this three part series: May 25, 7:10 p.m.; May 26, 4:10 p.m.; May 27, 1:10 p.m. For all Friday home games, fans may purchase upper level tickets for only $7.11, but need to visit a participating local 7-Eleven store to pick up the Rays Friday night discount coupon. The coupon code will be redeemable online or at the Tropicana Field Box Office. Each coupon will be good for up to 4 tickets. Tropicana Field – 1 tropicana Dr.

Friday Night Clay at Morean Center for Clay
Head out to Morean Center for Clay for two hours of fun creating a clay piece using techniques such as wheel throwing or hand building. This is a recurring event every Friday night from 7-9pm. You just need to bring a towel, your favorite beverage and a sense of humor. All clay materials will be provided. Select your favorite handmade piece at the end of the class and it will be glazed and ready for you to take home within the next two weeks. Pre-registration is required and tickets cost $25 per person. Morean Center for Clay – 420 22nd St. S.

Saturday, May 26

Corvettes in the Park Show
If you love sports cars, head out to North Straub Park for Corvettes in the Park – an all corvettes showcase ranging from classics made in the 1950s to brand new models. This event is free for all ages. Don’t forget to check out the food and other vendors and the live entertainments. The fun takes place from 8am- 4pm. North Straub Park – 350 Bay Shore Dr. NE

St. Pete Saturday Morning Market
This is the largest weekly fresh market in the Southeast U.S., serving around 10,000 customers a week with its 130 vendors offering everything from fresh produce to homemade soaps to ready to eat food from 15 different nationalities. The free to enter market runs from 9am-2pm every Saturday.  Al Lang Stadium – 102 1st St. S

Body Electric to host Poolside Yoga at The Hollander
Join Body Electric for an off-site yoga class poolside at the landmark Hollander Hotel. This is a recurring event every Saturday morning where you can practice, swim and brunch starting at 8:30am. Salute the sun with a rotating cast of characters, and then cool off in the Hollander’s beautiful pool. All levels are welcome for this slow flow class and mats will be provided as needed. Stay for brunch or reserve a cabana and spend the day! Pre-register to save money, and to qualify for weekly raffle prizes. Cost is $5 for BE Monthly and Annual Members, $10 Pre-Registered or $15 at the door. Hollander HH20 Pool Bar – 421 4th Ave. N

97X BBQ Music & Arts Festival
Head out to Vinoy Park for the annual 97X BBQ Music and Arts Festival. Check out the some of the biggest bands of the year. There will also be arts and crafts and food vendors, alcohol for those 21+ and more! General admission tickets are $29 and the event is from 11am-11pm, with different bands playing throughout the day and into the evening. Vinoy Park – 701 Bay Shore Dr. NE

The B.E. Good Club: Curb Appeal Project at The Studio@620
If you’re looking for a volunteer opportunity, join the B.E. Good Club from 12-2pm in an effort to beautify the outdoor space surrounding the Studio@620. This creative visual and performing arts center is an award-winning studio that hosts local performers from music dance and other visual arts to theatre, spoken word and more. The opportunity is limited to 7 volunteers. Dress to get hot and dirty as you join your fellow Body Electric yogis in doing good! Studio@620 – 620 First Ave. S

2nd Annual Fashion for Food Annual Fashion Show
Head out to The Raw Studios at 6pm for the 2nd annual fashion for food annual fahion show, a fundraiser benefiting the St. Petersburg Free Clinic Food Bank. Models will wear fashion styled by LoveHangover Boutique. There will also be a silent auction, food truck vendors, open bar, live entertain and more. Tickets cost $25 and all proceeds benefit the food bank. The Raw Studios – 2338 Emerson Ave. S

2018 Great American Cleanup at Crescent Lake Park 
Head over to Crescent Lake Park at 9am for the 2018 Great American Cleanup. Help beautify St. Pete’s waterways by cleaning up debris from the surrounding area in an effort to make Pinellas County a greener and more beautiful place to live. Volunteers are encouraged to wear closed-toed shoes and bring water for this clean-up event. The group will meet at the north end of the lake near the playground. This volunteer opportunity is free and open to the public and registration is required. Crescent Lake Park – 1320 5th St. N

Sunday, May 27

Yoga on Tap at Old Southeast Market
Join Body Electric Yoga Company at Old Southeast Market for Yoga on Tap. This fun, but down-tempo flow class will be led by Body Electric’s very own Amanda Riker from 9-10am on the market’s patio. Cost is $15 at the door, $10 in advance or $5 for BE unlimited members + advance. Registration is highly recommended as space is limited. Old Southeast Market – 1700 3rd St. S

Free Yoga to Benefit Venezuela 

Head out to the La Florida Ballroom right above Red Mesa Cantina for a donation-based yoga class with proceeds benefiting purchasing food for the children in Venezuela. Doors open at 5pm and class starts 30 minutes after. Don’t forget to bring your yoga mat. La Florida Ballroom – 128 3rd St. S 

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT 

Podcast: Rick Baker, The Author

Sitting down with Rick Baker the author, not the politician, in The EDGE District of St. Petersburg. We’re taking a stroll down the past, present and future of the beautiful city of St. Pete live from the new Open House St. Pete Pop-Up Restaurant & Event Space. Talking about his latest book, Beyond the Sunshine: A Timeline of Florida’s Past, environmentalism and autonomous vehicles, among other things. Listen to the podcast here.

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