Local Focus Events – January 2020
Fri, Jan 24, 31, Feb 7, 14, 21, 28, March 6, 13, 20, 27
FRIDAY NIGHT HEIGHTS.
Weekly on Friday until Nov 6. Hop on The Brew Bus for a weekly Friday Night Heights loop around Seminole Heights, Tampa Heights, and the surrounding areas – Ybor City, Seminole Heights and Downtown Tampa area, with a continuous loop from 7pm-12am. Start your journey at any of the 9 locations getting on and off as you please. This is a shuttle only event so no beer is served on-board but we do keep the bus stocked with bottled water. Buy tickets online ahead of time for a discount or with cash/credit card on the bus. 7:00 PM – 12:00 AM. 4101 N. Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33603. brewbususa.com/fnh/
Sat, Jan 25, Feb 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Mar 7, 14,21,28
FULL POUR BREWERY TOUR.
Weekly on Saturday until Nov 7. The Full Pour Tour is the ultimate craft beer experience. Upon arriving at Brew Bus Brewing you will be greeted by your beertender/guide for the day. Check in, grab a pint or a bite in the Tasting Room, and the beertender will notify everyone before departure. Over the next four and a half hours, you will be a VIP guest at three unique, local breweries and enjoy a pint at each location. Additionally, you will be taken on a behind-the-scenes brewery tour. The craft beer adventure continues aboard the Brew Bus. Included in the ticket price is (2) craft beers from Brew Bus Brewing or Florida Avenue Brewing Co for you to enjoy on the bus. 12:00 PM – 4:30 PM. 4101 N. Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33603. brewbususa.com/public-bus-tours/
EVERY SATURDAY CITRUS PARK MALL INDOOR MARKET.
10am -4 pm. Sample the Best Rum Cakes in Tampa. Meet talented Artisans and Fine Handcrafters. Bring the kids – relax and join paint classes from 1- 4 pm. Market in The Park, Westfield Citrus Park Mall, 7814 Citrus Park Town Center Mall, Tampa FL 33625. yourtampamarkets.com/
Sat, Jan 25, Feb 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Mar 7, 14,21,28
EVERY SATURDAY DOWNTOWN CLEARWATER FARMERS MARKET (Year round) –
Every Saturday from 10am-2pm on Cleveland Street. Shop over 100+ vendors, fresh local produce, live music and more. Pet friendly. Free parking. Coachman Park, 301 Drew St, Clearwater, FL 33755. www.myclearwater.com/ Home/Components/Calendar/Event/2675/987
TAMPA SCAVENGER HUNT: A WACKY LET’S ROAM ADVENTURE.
On Blue Bay & Green Spaces you will be going on a tour around Tampa checking out the art, history, and culture along the way. You’ll see groups of friends competing to unearth fun facts, taking ridiculous pictures, and deciding who will be the next scavenger hunt champion. This is the ultimate small group activity. A few highlights of the scavenger hunt include: Tampa Riverwalk, University of Tampa, Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. Team members will have to use all their guile and wits to come out triumphant at the end of the adventure. Lace up your sneakers and Let’s Roam. Other scavenger hunts you can take include Ybor City, The Sunshine City, and The Strawberry Capital. www.letsroam.com/scavenger_hunt/Tampa_ Scavenger_Hunt?utm_source=partner&utm_ medium=s62rv758
Sun, Jan 26, Feb 2, 9, 16, 23, March 1,8,15,22,29
EVERY SUNDAY HYDE PARK FRESH MARKET.
125+ vendors selling a mixture of fresh produce, eggs, plants, herbs, fresh baked goods,take home foods, hand crafts, and ready to eat lunch bites. 10am – 3pm year round. Hyde Park Village, 742 S. Village Circle, Tampa FL 33604. www.tampabaymarkets.com
1ST SUNDAY ST PETE MARKET (Oct thru April) –
The market features local artists and crafters, mi mosas, live music and free chair massages, flowers, artisan soaps, gourmet sauces, handcrafted jewelry, local art, soy candles, home decor and other curated products crafted or sourced locally. Noon to 4 pm. Free admission. Caddy’s on Central, 217 Central Ave, St Petersburg 33701. 727-637-5586. www.stpetesundaymarket.com
INDIAN SHORES SUNDAY MORNING MARKET.
Nov – April, 9am-1pm weather permitting. TLocal Vendors who offer everything from produce to fine art. The Market is beach close, free of charge and family friendly. Leashed pets are welcome. 19305 Gulf Boulevard, Indian Shores, Florida. www.TheBeachMarkets.com Fri, Jan 24 DUNEDIN’S SENIOR AWARENESS FAIR. This event features local businesses and organizations that provide senior citizens with knowledge and advice on a variety of topics. Popular interests include healthcare, wellness & health screenings, legal assistance, home & financial security, retirement living, insurance, travel, nutrition and much more. Free to attend and free lunch provided. 9:00am-12:00pm. Hale Senior Activity Center, 330 Douglas Ave. Dunedin. (727) 298-3299.
TAMPA BAY HOME SHOW.
Tropicana Field. See, learn about and buy the latest home products and services from more than 600 exhibits under one roof. Discover the newest design ideas and hottest trends for your home, furniture, garden, and more. Show up early for daily giveaways and register to win a variety of promotions at individual booths as well as advice and trade secrets that could be exactly what you need to know to more forward with your next project. First 1000 people each day receive a free household item. 10AM-5PM. FREE ADMISSIONFREE PARKING. https://10times.com/tampa-bayhome-show
BUDWEISER CLYDESDALES TO APPEAR IN TAMPA FOR GASPARILLA PIRATE FEST.
The world famous Budweiser Clydesdales are scheduled to make several appearances in the Bay area through January 27th, including one at the Gasparilla Pirate Fest. The eight-horse hitch will be harnessed and hitched to the famous red beer wagon and will be part of the traditional Gasparilla Parade of Pirates on Sat, Jan 25, from 2 pm to 5 pm. Tampa Bay consumers will have the chance to view the Clydesdales wagon ride down historic Bayshore Boulevard – amidst piratic costumes and festive music. On Gasparilla eve, 2 pm, the “Gentle Giants” will crash a house party and deliver cases of Budweiser. pepindistributing.com/world-famousbudweiser-clydesdales-to-appear-in-tampa-forgasparilla-pirate-fest/
Sat, Jan 24, Feb 22, March 28
EVERY 4TH SATURDAY PINELLAS ARTS VILLAGE.
4 pm – 8 pm. Free Event. Food, Drinks & Art. The Pinellas Park Creative District is not yet a formal district, but rather a growing concentration of artists and creative businesses, in an area of the city that is emerging as a new venue for arts-related events. This area currently extends from the 5600 Block north of Park Boulevard, to Park Station located at 5851 Park Boulevard and housing the Pinellas Park / Gateway Chamber of Commerce, Pinellas Park Art Society, and Pinellas Park Historical Society. pinellas-park.com/367/Pinellas-Arts-Village