Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (6.7-6.9.19)

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Upcoming Events

June – 16 Celebrate Father’s Day at Sake 23!
Because it’s an extra special day for Dad, treat him to his favorite sushi roll or pork belly fried rice. 
435 5th Avenue North


June 16 – Father’s Day at Ford’s Garage in Downtown St. Pete
Celebrate Dad with a towering piston of onion rings and his favorite burger and we’ll take half-off his entrée! Don’t forget a flight of his favorite local craft beers. 
200 1st Ave S


This Weekend
Friday, June 7

The St. Pete Mile
This fun running event welcomes all levels; whether you’re just looking to run your first ever mile or you’re trying to crush your personal best! Last year was a huge success, and this year’s event is shaping up to be even better. This run is friendly, laid back, inclusive and above all it’s fun!
Begins 6:15pm
Northside Christian School, 7777 62nd Ave N

Ink Mania Expo 2019
Whether this is your first tattoo or you’re adding to your collection, Ink Mania Expo is the perfect place for art lovers to culminate and celebrate the history and art of body modification. Experience live tattooing/piercing, seminars, tattoo contests, special performances, masters of the industry, vendors, food trucks, visual art, a bully dog show and more!
Friday through Sunday
St. Petersburg Coliseum, 535 4th Ave N

Flick & Float
Ready for movie night at the pool? Make your way to Fossil Park Pool to see a showing of Moana, or cruise over to North Shore Aquatic Complex for an evening of Trolls.
Begins 7pm
Moana – Fossil Park Pool, 6739 Dr. MLK Jr. St. N.
Trolls – North Shore Aquatic Complex, 901 North Shore Dr. NE

Club Dog Bar
Hang out with all your four-legged friends as Dog Bar cranks the music and gives you a chance to dance! There will be an outdoor menu provided by one of our many food truck friends and all of your favorite faces behind the bar slinging drinks!
Begins 7pm
Dog Bar St. Pete, 2300 Central Ave 

METRO Youth Nights
Social gatherings designed for LGBTQ+ youth ages 13-17. Metro staff members facilitate a safe, welcoming environment for all. Youth and young adults are welcome to make new friends, watch movies, play video games, and socialize throughout the evening. People of all gender expressions, identities, and sexual orientations are welcome! For more information about our youth programs, email Youth@MetroTampaBay.org, or call 727-321-3854.
6pm to 9pm
METRO LGBTQ Welcome Center, 2227 Central Ave

Saturday, June 8

Historic Kenwood Neighborhood Yard Sale
Spend your Saturday morning strolling through beautiful Historic Kenwood and find some hidden treasures for your personal collection. Maps will be available for pick up at the Bula Kafe (2500 5th Ave. N.) the day of the sale and online the day before.
Begins 8am
Historic Kenwood Neighborhood

Williams Park Summer Market
There’s nothing like starting the weekend with a summer market! Enjoy live music and vendors with fresh produce, ready-to-eat foods, drinks, crafts, art, and more. This is a great opportunity to support your community and shop local!
9am to 1pm
Historic Williams Park, 350 2nd Ave N

Intro to Backyard Beekeeping
Join Josh Harris, founder of Queen & Colony Bee Co., as he dives into backyard beekeeping 101. With an observation colony, attendees will have hands-on training on how a colony of honeybees works. Everyone will walk away with lots of new beekeeping knowledge as well a jar of local honey.
Begins 12pm
St. Pete Ferments, 4922 8th Ave S, Unit A

St. Pete Second Saturday ArtWalk
This is a must-see for casual and hardcore art fans alike! Many of the ArtWalk studios and galleries celebrate the opening of brand new exhibitions during ArtWalk. Discover wonderful surprises, visit your favorite artist or find a new one. All are waiting for your exploration, conversation, purchases, and inspiration.
Begins 5pm
The Central Arts District, EDGE District, Grand Central District, Warehouse Arts District and downtown Waterfront District

Tampa Bay Rowdies vs. North Carolina FC
The Rowdies will take the field to do battle with North Carolina FC. Make your way to the stadium for an evening of soccer action with a beautiful sunset view. Gates open at 6:30pm.
Begins 7:30pm
Al Lang Stadium, 230 1st St SE


Sunday, June 9

Yoga on Tap at Green Bench with Shila LaGrua
The Body Electric Yoga Company is happy to bring you this morning yoga session every second Sunday of the month. Join Shila for a bendy flow and kick off another beautiful day in the Burg. The Bench opens at Noon, just in time for a cold one.
Begins 10:30am
Green Bench Brewing Co, 1133 Baum Ave N

Mimosas & Masterpieces
Cafe Gala invites you to start your week with an artistic take on Sunday Fundays. Chef Chuck Bandel creates specialty items based on seasonal ingredients, so each week’s menu varies. Order at the counter, choose a seat indoors or out, enjoy a Catalan-inspired brunch and raise a glass to surreal Sundays.
Begins 11am
The Dali Museum, One Dali Blvd

Pet Photo Shoot Fundraiser for Humane Society of Pinellas
Dogs, photography, and a good cause? Throw in some beer (check!) and you’re all set for a fantastic Sunday. Book a photo shoot for your pet at Flying Boat Brewing Co. to support Humane Society of Pinellas.
Begins 1pm
Flying Boat Brewing Co., 1776 11th Ave N

RumFish Beach Resort Rays Watch Party
Support the Tampa Bay Rays with your toes in the sand. Rays vs. Red Sox will be broadcast on a huge screen directly on the beach and Rays Radio will broadcast live. The Rays Street Team will also be on-hand with fun giveaways. Food and beverages including cookout items and buckets of beer will be available for purchase. Coolers are not allowed, but fans are encouraged to bring their own beach chairs, umbrellas, and towels. Stay after the game to enjoy live music, sunset drink specials, and s’mores.
Begins 1pm
RumFish Beach Resort, 6000 Gulf Blvd

 

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.