Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (4.12-4.14.19)

Upcoming

Rosé by the Bay
Join I Love the Burg for Rosé by the Bay in partnership with Station House! Welcome the summer with friends while enjoying views of the downtown skyline from Station House’s outdoor rooftop deck. Sip a wide variety of rosé wine, enjoy hors d’oeuvres from Ichicoro Ane, and mingle with other like-minded winos. Tickets are limited, with room for only 250 of our closest friends and rosé fans. Tickets are on sale now!
Saturday, June 1
Station House St. Pete

 

Tampa Bay Bloody Mary Festival
Cross the bridge into Tampa for the day to enjoy live entertainment as you sample unlimited Bloody Marys from Tampa Bay Area bars/restaurants and vote for the best one to win the Golden Celery Award! We have a very limited number of general admission and VIP tickets available for 44% off: Buy your discounted tickets here.
Sunday, April 28, begins 11am
Tampa Garden Club, 2629 Bayshore Blvd

 

Friday, April 12

Tampa Bay Blues Festival
16 national blues bands featuring Boz Scaggs, Jonny Lang, Tab Benoit, Samantha Fish and more will take the stage for the 25th anniversary of the festival. Click here for tickets
Friday through Sunday
Vinoy Park, 701 Bayshore Dr NE

 

Lounge in the Lot at Mezzo
There’s no better way to end the work week than with some craft cocktails and feel good music. Enjoy the outdoor atmosphere of Intermezzo’s open air patio and lot with a DJ set by Austen van der Bleek. There will be a bar set up outside so you can continue to enjoy the spring evening.
Begins 8:30pm
Intermezzo Coffee & Cocktails, 1111 Central Ave

 

Saturday, April 13

Pop-Up Saturday Sidewalk Market
The Metro LGBTQ Welcome Center and Metro Retro & Retail are hosting this market, which features local artists along with deals on vintage finds and fresh merchandise. Artists John Gascot & Triggermouth will be on hand. There will be a live mural painting by Cole Foust. You can also find brand new Star Wars memorabilia and hot deals on new pride gear (including for pups).
Begins 10am
Metro Retro & Retail, 2235 Central Ave

Hideaway Cafe’s 10 Year Celebration “X Fest”
Hit the street for a fun day of live music, craft beer, local vendors, and more. The side street will be closed and packed with a stage, an outdoor bar, and local vendors! URBAN Brew and BBQ will be serving delicious foods and Sipping Nomads will be serving drinks along with the Hideaway Outside Bar. There will also be a game station for kids. Dogs are welcome as well. More info here.

Saturday, April 13
Hideaway Cafe, 1756 Central Ave


Tampa Bay Lip Sync Battle
Metro Inclusive Health is a proud benefiting agency of The SMART Ride 16 and is launching its first official kickoff event to help West Central riders and teams with their fundraising efforts. SMART Ride contestants and performers will go head to head as they lip sync battle it out on stage for your tips. Tips from each performer will go towards that rider or their team.
Begins 6pm
Metro Inclusive Health, 3251 3rd Ave N 


Sunday, April 14

Yoga on Tap with Shila LaGrua
Morning yoga with The Body Electric Yoga Company is a great way to start a Sunday! Join Shila Tirabassi LaGrua for a bendy flow and kick off another beautiful day in the Burg. Green Bench Brewing Co. opens at Noon, just in time for a cold one.
Begins 11am
Green Bench Brewing Co. 1133 Baum Ave N

Tampa Bay Lightning Watch Party
Join Tampa Bay Lightning fans in the park to watch Game 3 of the First Round series against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Enjoy live music, giveaways, and beer & food specials. The party starts at 6pm and the puck drops at 7pm.
Begins 6pm
Straub Park, 400 Bayshore Dr NE

 

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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.