Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (2.15-2.17.19)


Florida Food & Brews Festival
Can you name a better combo than food and brews? This event will host 40 restaurants, food trucks, and snack shops. Plus there will be live entertainment and contests, as well as plenty of craft beer on hand.
February 23 and 24
England Brothers Park

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Friday, February 15

3rd Annual St. Pete French Fry Festival
Join Gulf to Bay Food Truck Association for food, fun, and live entertainment during this french fry celebration! All food trucks will be serving up specialty French Fries as well as offering their normal cuisine.
Begins 6pm
Straub Park, 400 Bayshore Dr NE

ASF Adaptive Sports Jam
The goal of this event is to establish training, education, and safety programs for action sports and make those programs available for use by action sports organizations. The festivities will include live entertainment, a best session contest, skateboard big bowl jam, a beginners clinic, and more.
Begins 5pm
St. Pete Skate-park, 600 12th St S

Saturday, February 16

Photography Hike
Hike Weedon Island Preserve in search of that perfect shot. This guided hike provides opportunities for photographers of all levels to hone their skills. After a brief classroom session, Center volunteers will highlight the seasonal features of the Preserve, as well as specific wildlife behaviors that help participants capture the natural beauty of Weedon Island.
Begins 8:30am
Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center

Ready, Set, Go!
This event allows you to see, sit in, and take photos with the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg’s show car. The museum will feature special programming on the floor of the museum with race-related activities which will include a sensory play car wash using shaving cream and an opportunity to build a handheld racecar using basic STEAM concepts in addition to our regular exhibits and educational programming.
Begins 10am
Great Explorations Children’s Museum

SPCA Yappy Hour
Happy hours are better with dogs! Bring your pups out for drink specials, prizes, snacks and more at Ferg’s new dog park. There will be chance drawings and a specialty drink just for the occasion. Learn more about SPCA and meet some veterinarians while your pup lets loose in Ferg’s new dog park.
6pm to 8pm
Ferg’s Sports Bar & Grill, 1320 Central Ave

Sunday, February 17

St. Pete Sunday Market
LocalShops1’s newest 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 feature products including hand-crafted jewelry, upcycled home goods, bath and beauty products, artisanal food products, screen printed T-shirts, vintage treasures, home decor and more.
Begins at 12pm
Caddy’s On Central, 217 Central Ave

Black Crow Grand Opening Party
Black Crow is opening a second location and everyone is invited to the celebration. The grand opening party in the Grand Central district will feature a new solo art premier, local vendors and live music from Ottorank, Paylakes and Roye.
Begins 6pm
Black Crow Coffee Co Grand Central District, 2157 1st Ave 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.