Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (12.14-12.16.18)

Coming Soon

The 2nd Annual Winter Whiskeyfest is on the horizon! We still have tickets available, but they’re going very quickly, so get yours before they are gone. A perfect stocking stuffer or secret Santa gift for any whiskey drinker in the Tampa Bay area!

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Friday, December 14

Tosti’s Holiday Party
Get in the holiday spirit with a fun event featuring a wine tasting and live music performed by Brooke Hargrove. The cost of admission is one non-perishable food item per person benefiting St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church Food Bank. 5:30pm to 8pm.
5125 34th St S

Boley Centers’ 36th Annual Jingle Bell Run
A 3-mile event that will feature 1,500 luminarias, 15 bands, three glow zones, snow, glow in the dark face paint, glow necklaces and thousands of merry runners, joggers, walkers and four-legged trotters! 7pm to 9pm.
Albert Whitted Park, 490 Bayshore Dr SE

Saturday, December 15

Santa Slam Toy Drive + Community Workout
Santa Slam is coming to town! This is a morning of fun, fitness, and family. In the process, you will be helping St. Petersburg Fire Rescue deliver holiday cheer to local families in need. Bring a toy, enjoy a workout, and then eat, drink, and be merry at the post-workout potluck. 8am to 11am
CrossFit9, 2727 6th Ave S

BE In The Burg – Fourth Annual Scavenger Hunt
Do as Freddy Mercury says: Get on your bike and ride! In addition to a bike you’ll need a teammate for this good time ride around the Burg. Follow Rachel Miller’s cryptic clues, completing challenges at each location while gathering photographic evidence of your progress. Try to solve the riddles the fastest and make it to the finish first! Cost is $33, which includes event shirt and possible prizes. Begins 12pm.
The Body Electric Yoga Company, 3015 7th St N

Sunday, December 16

Ice Skating in the Park
You read that right! A real skating rink on the waterfront (of course) in St. Pete. What could be better than Floridians on ice? Don’t forget socks! If you want to lace up a pair of skates you’re going to need some socks. You can learn more here. 1pm to 9:30pm
Albert Whitted Park, 490 Bayshore Dr SE

Holiday Thriftacular
Some of the crafty vintage loving babes of the burg are slinging fine vintage books, records, and ephem alongside handmade art wares. Come through for a cold brew, stay for vinyl-spun tunes. Bluebird Books, Dirt Hands, 19 Stone Free and Hello Darlin’ gather their best and brightest for a day of good holiday pickin’! Drink it all down with the tasty brews served in Avid’s Tasting room. 2pm to 6pm
Avid Brew Company 1745 1st Ave S

Fan-tasy Sundays
Watch the games on 40 TVs, with 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 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

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.