Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (12.28-12.30.18)

Photo by Instagram user: @ead_dechine

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The 2nd Annual Winter Whiskeyfest is on the horizon! We still have tickets available, but they’re going fast, so get yours before they are gone. Round up your Tampa Bay whiskey lovers and get ready for a night you won’t forget.

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Friday, December 28

Swearligraphy @ makeme studio
Makeme to learn the basics of modern “faux-ligraphy” in a cheeky workshop. They’ll be teaching the basics of downstrokes, upstrokes, and how to properly use brush lettering pens. Practice your new tricks before penning your fave cuss words in super fancy script styles. This isn’t your grandma’s cursive, come get loose with your letterforms. Tickets available at makemestudio.com – $40 each.
3028 9th St N

Club Dog Bar
Now a weekly affair, Club Dog Bar is the perfect place for you and your fave four-legged friends to party on. Shannon C & friends will provide the soundtrack. Yes, there will be a food truck. Never a cover. 21+.
2300 Central Ave

Saturday, December 29

Cirque Dreams @ The Mahaffey Theater
Cirque Dreams Holidaze lights up the 2018 season with a must see holiday show. The phenomenon features over 300 imaginative costumes, 20 world-class astonishing acts, the finest singers, original music and season faves celebrating the most wonderful time of the year. 8pm–10pm
400 1st St S

Laser Light Snow Tubing @ Snow Blast Florida
Head to Tyrone Square Mall for Galactic Laser Snow Tubing at Snow Blast Florida. Fun for all ages! Popular music played by live DJ. Dancing, unlimited snow tubing and snow play for 90 mins. Arrive 15-20 mins early to purchase your $20 ticket at the event.
6901 22nd Ave N

Saturday Morning Market
St Petersburg’s extraordinary ode to great food, creative expression and vibrant community. Come see what happens when you combine a Farmers Market, a Craft Fair, a Festival and the Town Square into an amazing weekly gathering. 10,000 people come out every week to see what 170 rotating vendors have created. 9am-2pm.
101 1st Street S.E.

Blackbird Morning @ Hideaway Cafe
Vintage Rock, Witchy Folk, & Ambient Soul. Blackbird Morning is a four piece from Saint Petersburg, Fl. The band fuses ambient vocals and powerful guitar and drums with witchy and esoteric sensibilities. Doors @ 6. Show @ 8
1756 Central Ave

Tom Petty Tribute Petty Hearts at Jannus Live FREE SHOW
National Tom Petty tribute show The Petty Hearts Return to Jannus Live St. Petersburg to celebrate the life and music of Tom Petty! With special guests St. Pete Sons. Gates open at 8pm FREE SHOW
200 1st Ave N

The Voice of House Music: Robert Owens in the Atrium
Open House Conspirancy is excited to welcome legendary talent, the voice of house music himself, Robert Owens. His velvety vocals and powerful lyrics are behind timeless hits like “Tears,” “I’ll Be Your Friend,” and “Bring Down the Walls.” Working with Larry Heard as Fingers Inc., he was there for the birth of deep house through the group’s seminal classics “Mystery of Love,” “Can You Feel It,” and “Distant Planet.” Not just a brilliant artist, Owens is also an extraordinary DJ, bridging the gap between early Chicago house and its future forms. Join us once again outside in the Atrium at Ichicoro ANE.
260 1st Ave S

Sunday, December 30

The Sunday Jazz Project @ Indie St. Pete
Independent Bar St. Pete & the amazing James Suggs present “The Sunday Jazz Project”! This week featuring all-time favorite James along with the awesome talents of Sandi Grecco on drums, and Jeremy Douglass on keyboard! Enjoy some spectacular jazz, exceptional craft beer & delicious wine this Sunday. No cover. 3pm–5pm.
1049 Central Ave

Vinyl & Vintage Pop Up Market
The Hideaway Cafe will be hosting 20 local vendors selling vinyl, vintage clothing + goods, music memorabilia, jewelry, baked goods, and more. Local musicians, this is also a great opportunity for you to buy, sell, or trade instruments and gear. The Hideaway will also be selling some equipment and instruments. 2pm-6pm
1756 Central Ave

Lip Sync Battle with Karoake @ Subcentral at Iberian Rooster
Sing and dance your way to cash prizes! Winners determined by popular vote. Participate in the costumed and non-costumed categories and get as wild as you want! $25 cash prize for best non-costumed performance $50 cash prize for best costumed performance. 25% off for industry folks all night long! Karaoke from 8pm–10pm
475 Central Ave, Suite 100

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 Ysanne Taylor

Ysanne Taylor is the Art Director for RKC.me. She is also photo editor and contributor for I Love the Burg and That’s So Tampa. She graduated from the University of South Florida St. Petersburg in 2014 with a B.F.A. in Graphic Arts.