Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (7.12-7.14.19)


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Upcoming Events

3 Daughters Brewing Inaugural Florida Hard Seltzer Fest – JULY 20
It’s finally here! A day dedicated to our delicious Florida Hard Seltzer! Come join 3 Daughters Brewing, Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Visit St. Pete/Clearwater and 15 of our favorite local bars and restaurants for an afternoon of fun, drinks, live music, and food! Proceeds benefit St. Petersburg Free Clinic. 5 local restaurants will be on site showing off some of the best food in the area. 10 local bars will be present for a 3DB Seltzer Mixology Contest sponsored by Tito’s Handmade Vodka. We will have live music from 2-11pm. General admission and VIP tickets available for purchase while supplies last. Must be 21+ to consume alcoholic beverages. For more info and tickets click here.
3 Daughters Brewing, 222 22nd St S

A Poster for Girls Rock St. Pete promoting their show
Girls Rock St. Pete Presents the 2019 Girls Rock Concert! – JULY 20
Don’t miss the annual Girls Rock St. Pete Concert, your chance to SHOW UP for local girls as they learn how to use their voices, take up space and ROCK OUT! There are EIGHT GRRRL POWERED BANDS ready to melt faces! The concert will feature rad silent auction of local artists + businesses, live-screen printing, sweet Girls Rock merch, food and booze and lots of high-voltage fun for the whole family! Tickets are $10 at the door and at Daddy Kool Records and Planet Retro Records in advance. (Kids 5 & under are free, kids 6-10 are $5). To purchase tickets online click here.
Jannus Live, 200 1st Ave N

PARC’s Top Chefs – AUGUST 22
Join us for PARC’s 5th Annual foodie event, Top Chefs, and taste the flavors of some of the hottest restaurants and catering services in Tampa Bay. Hosted by the beautiful Allison Kropff, guests will enjoy a night full of mouthwatering entrées, signature drinks, and decadent desserts, all while supporting a great cause! EARLY BIRD TICKETS LIVE NOW! Click here for more info and tickets.
Morean Center for Clay, 420 22nd St S

This Weekend

Friday, July 12

SUP CONES 2: Hip Hop x Ice Cream Art Show
In Summer 2013, the first SUP CONES art show was held at Bluelucy Gallery in St Pete. The exhibit was inspired by hip hop culture and ice cream. Now, this fun summertime exhibit is coming back to MIZE! The Clara Rose Ice Cream Truck and Nah Dogs Vegan Hot Dog Cart will be serving at the opening. Each artist will create works that fuse hip hop and ice cream.
Begins 6pm
MIZE Gallery, 689 Dr MLK Jr St N

Mountain Holler Live
St. Pete based musician Mark Etherington is back in the courtyard of the Ale and The Witch, performing as his cavernous alt-folk moniker, “Mountain Holler”. Mountain Holler mixes open-tuned acoustic/electric guitars with cavernous vocals saturated in reverb and delay.
Begins 8pm
The Ale and the Witch, 111 2nd Ave NE

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, July 13

A poster for "Tropic like it's hot"
Tropic like it’s Hot at Lucky’s Market (July 13 & July 20)
Tropical is a state of mind and Lucky’s Market is celebrating! Join us for our in-store ‘Tropic Like It’s Hot’ Events on Saturday, July 13th and 20th from 11am-3pm. We’ll be grilling fish tacos with tropical fruits and sampling Funky Buddha beers. On the 13th, there will be a hula hoop games from 11–11:30 am. On the 20th, there will be corn hole games from 11am-1pm. Both weekends we’ll have live music and will be wearing out finest tropical attire – we encourage you to wear yours too! Join in for some lei’d back food and fun for the whole family. For more info on specials & events click here.
Lucky’s Market, 6765 22nd Ave N

Kitchen Botany: Exploring Plants in the Kitchen!
You may know more than you think about botany from everyday interactions with plants in the kitchen. At this event, you will explore where our fruits, vegetables, herbs, and spices really come from and how many of them were “domesticated” from wild plants.
Begins 10am
Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center, 1800 Weedon Dr NE

Pittie Pawty
This event will raise awareness about pit bulls and pit mixes and provide exposure to this wonderful breed. Adoptable pit bulls will participate in a “pittie pawrade” and hit the pool for the “pittie pool party”. Enjoy BBQ, hotdogs, burgers, veggie burgers, waters, and soda while having fun with some pit bulls. *This event is for Pet Pal adoptable dogs only. Please leave your own dog at home.
Begins 11am
Pet Pal Animal Shelter, 405 22nd St S

Dog Swim Day
Spoil your dog with a day at the pool! The owner must bring proof of the dog’s vaccinations. Sorry, no human swimming permitted during Dog Swim Days.
Begins 7pm
Lake Vista Pool, 1450 60th Ave S

PAVA Cool Art Show
COOLness is almost upon us! Save the date for PAVA’s premier summer art show, featuring 70+ original Florida artists. Get you A-R-T on inside the historic St. Petersburg Coliseum. Come out and support local artists!
10am to 5pm
St. Petersburg Coliseum, 535 4th Ave N

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

Sunday, July 14

An ad for Bastille Day at Cassis. The eiffel tower at night with fireworks in the background.
Celebrate Bastille Day at Cassis!

A party with Tampa chanteuse, Lynne Locher! This award-winning actress and singer will present a “soiree of chansons Francaises” with a few surprises guaranteed to light your fireworks! Reservations are recommended. When making your reservation, please advise the host of show attendance.
Cassis St. Pete, 170 Beach Drive

Yoga on Tap
Morning yoga is a great way to start your Sunday! Join The Body Electric Yoga Company 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

Inspired Wedding Event
This intimate three-hour wedding event will feature the area’s top wedding vendors present an immersive Master Class. Learn how to execute the perfect plan, taste test popular flavors, craft your signature cocktail, and more! Find everything you need to plan the perfect wedding. Also, don’t miss the breathtaking views at the St. Petersburg Yacht Club!
12pm to 3pm
St. Petersburg Yacht Club, 11 Central Ave

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


Written by 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.