Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (3.15-3.17.19)


St. Pete Tiny Home Festival
More than 30 tiny homes, skoolies, and converted vans are coming to town for LocalShops1’s St. Pete Tiny Home Festival. There will also be more than a dozen expert speakers, over 50 artists, crafters and small businesses, plus food trucks and mobile boutiques! Get your tickets here.
March 23 and 24
SPC Allstate Center, 3200 34th St S

Friday, March 15

Reggae Rise Up
Reggae Rise Up returns to St. Pete for 3 days full of positive vibes and great music! This year’s headliners are Slightly Stoopid, Rebelution and Stick Figure.
All Weekend
Vinoy Park, 701 Bayshore Dr NE

The Irish Comedy Tour
The Irish Comedy Tour takes the party atmosphere of a Dublin pub and combines it with a boisterous, belly-laugh band of hooligans. The clever comedians, whose ancestors hail from the Emerald Isle, include Detroit native Derek Richards, Boston-born Mike McCarthy, Nova Scotia’s Damon Leibert, and from Inchicore, a suburb of Dublin, Ireland and Derrick Keane.
Begins 8pm
The Palladium at St. Petersburg College, 253 5th Ave N

Saturday, March 16

St. Patrick’s Day Weekend at Ford’s Garage
Ford’s Garage will be offering tons of St. Paddy’s specials, including deals on Guinness, Jameson, Irish car bombs, and of course, green beer. Throw on your finest green threads and head to Ford’s to celebrate.
All day on Saturday and Sunday
Ford’s Garage, 200 1st Avenue S

St. Patty’s Weekend at Yeoman’s Cask & Lion
Right next door to the festivities at Ford’s Garage, Yeoman’s Cask & Lion will be partying for St. Patrick as well. Green beer will be flowing, along with Irish car bombs and sangrias.
All day on Saturday and Sunday
Yeoman’s Cask & Lion, 200 1st Ave S

The 33rd Annual Marine Yard Sale
Find great prices on used sailboats, powerboats, electronic equipment and motors! Peruse hundreds of secondhand offerings and meet a team of highly trained volunteer students and alumni who provide maritime search and rescue to Eckerd College and the Tampa Bay area boating community. This event funds the student-volunteer maritime search and rescue team. More info here.
9am to 12pm
Eckerd College, 4200 54th Ave S

Sunday, March 17

14th Annual St. Paddy’s Day Block Party
This is a serious St. Paddy’s throwdown. The road will be blocked off for live music, food, green beer, and plenty of Jameson and Guinness for all. Find all the Irish foodie specialties inside, including Grilled Reuben, Shepherd’s Pie, Bangers and Mash, Corned Beef and Cabbage, and more. Throw on some green and remember to drink responsibly!
Begins 10am
Courigan’s Irish Pub, 1 Beach Dr SE

St. Patrick’s Day Party
Bring your pups in green to celebrate St Patrick’s Day and raise money for Maxx & Me Pet Rescue! Dog Bar is selling pinup shamrocks leading up to the event for donations to rescue dogs. Adoptable dogs will be present and there will be a 50/50 raffle.
Begins 1pm
Dog Bar, 2300 Central Ave

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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.