Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (1.25-1.27.19)

Friday, January 25

Offbeat Bijou – Jewelry Opening Reception
This opening reception will kick off a fantastic jewelry exhibition. The pieces in the collection really speak to forward-thinkers that enjoy reflecting contemporary life in their jewelry. Meet the artists and curators at this opening.
Begins 5:30pm
Florida CraftArt, 501 Central Ave

Gasparilla Pirate Pawty
Ahoy, me hearties! Ready yer swashbuckling finest and start your Gasparilla weekend at Dog Bar. All dogs that arrive in pirate gear will get a free gift of pirate booty! There be plenty of rum to go around, and DJ Shannon C will provide the tunes! Boss Ross BBQ will be on hand as well.
Begins 7pm
Dog Bar St. Pete, 2300 Central Ave

Saturday, January 26

St. Pete Tweed Ride 2019
Huzzah! It’s time again for the most fashionable event on two wheels. Take a leisurely bike ride through downtown St Petersburg, wearing your finest tweed or other fashionable vintage. The ride will be escorted by the St. Pete Police.
Begins 2pm
St. Pete Shuffle, 559 Mirror Lake Dr N

Weedon Walkabout
Lace those shoes up for a guided hike through the mangrove and upland ecosystems of Weedon Island Preserve. Learn about the coastal environment, native wildlife, and early history of the Preserve. Participants are encouraged to wear a hat and closed-toe shoes, and to bring a water bottle. The hike may be up to 2 miles in length.
Begins 9am
Weedon Island Preserve, 1800 Weedon Dr NE

Sunday, January 27

Tampa Bay Home Show
Meet the home improvement experts at this comprehensive home show. Plan to spend the day discovering great exhibits, giveaways, door prizes, seminars, and more. See the latest trends in home remodeling, from kitchen and baths to flooring, windows, and home protection.
10am to 5pm
Tropicana Field, 1 Tropicana Dr

St Pete Sunday Market
This market offers locals and tourists a unique shopping experience, showcasing a curated selection of more than a dozen local artists, crafters and other local businesses. Leisurely browse and shop while you sip mimosas and enjoy a snack or two from Caddy’s. The local vendors will feature products like hand-crafted jewelry, upcycled home goods, bath and beauty products, artisanal food products, screen printed T-shirts, vintage treasures, home decor and more.
12pm to 4pm
Caddy’s on Central, 217 Central Ave 

Fan-tasy Sundays
Enjoy 2 bars, brunch, bottomless mimosas + Bloodys, and drink specials throughout the day! It’s also SIN night, with 50% off for our hospitality fam from 5pm – close.
The Avenue Eat + Drink 330 1st Ave S

Get Blitz’d Sundays
Watch the All-star games on 30 TVs, with 3 bars, retro arcade games, giant lawn games, music by DJ Fresh & Certified Fresh DJs, and drink specials throughout the day! It’s also SIN night, with 50% off food & drink for our hospitality fam from 5pm – close.
Park & Rec 100 4th Street S

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Written by Brien Neal

Brien Neal is the Manager of Digital Strategy for RKC.me and a contributor for That’s So Tampa and I Love the Burg. He graduated from the University of South Florida in 2015 with a B.S. in Advertising.