Can you believe it’s the last week of April?! To make sure we end this month strong, we have provided a lineup of our favorite events happening and things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend. From brunch with the Rowdies to a Doggy Happy Hour. Keep reading to start planning out an amazing weekend.
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Events This Weekend
1. Doggy Happy Hour
Calling all Tampa Bay dog owners! Enjoy a paw-some Doggy Happy Hour with The Poke Company from 5-8 pm on the last Thursday of every month 🐶 There will be vendors so your pet can also have a fun time with free treats, toys, and more! The great part about this event is that 25% of each purchase will benefit the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. Your pup is sure to meet PAWesome furry friends there 😊
🗓 APR 29 | 5PM–8PM
📍The Poke Company
📷 Yoga and Brunch with the Rowdies
2. Yoga and Brunch with the Rowdies
Finding time to relax and unwind is difficult enough, but finding a place for it? Forget it. Luckily, we have just the event that will give you the perfect mixture of relaxation and fun for your weekend! On Sunday, May 2nd join us as we partake in the first-ever “Yoga & Brunch with the Rowdies”. We’re talkin’ an all-level vinyasa class, with creative sequencing including a standing series, generating good heat and flow. Not only will there be classes, but also food, drinks, and a Youth Soccer Clinic throughout the event.
🗓 MAY 2 | 9AM–11AM
📍Al Lang Stadium
📷 Pre-Cinco De Mayo Bar Crawl & Fiesta
3. Pre-Cinco De Mayo Bar Crawl & Fiesta
Who doesn’t love Cinco De Mayo and who doesn’t love an excuse to celebrate early?! Kick off this year’s Cinco De Mayo Weekend with an awesome fiesta on Saturday! In Downtown Tampa, bars will be partnering up to host a bar crawl filled with Taco’s, Tequila’s, Cerveza’s, Dancing and much more. There will also be ghost tequila tasting shots, Jello shots, 5 welcome drinks at 5 bars of your choice, and a few other surprises. Check out the link below for more information.
🗓 MAY 1 | 3PM–11:30PM
📍Park & Rec TPA
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4. Pediatric Cancer Walk at Vinoy Park
Celebrate with NPCF in-person for a Pediatric Cancer Awareness Walk along Bayshore Drive, adjacent to Vinoy Park in St. Petersburg on Saturday, May 1st. You can join as an individual or invite your friends to start a team. The walk will be a 1-mile fun walk along the water. During the walk, 43 exotic cars will line the street to view and interact with. The 43 cars will leave to begin their Road Rally to Sparkman Wharf by police escort at 11:30 am. The perfect event to get some fresh air, exercise all while helping a good cause.
🗓 MAY 1 | 8AM–2PM
📍 Vinoy Park
📷 15th Annual Taste of South Tampa
5. 15th Annual Taste of South Tampa
Join our team for a fun day in the sun while enjoying food and beverage samples from South Tampa’s best restaurants, live entertainment, beer garden, games, prizes & more! This is the perfect opportunity for Tampa locals to discover other great restaurants they might not have heard of 😋🍕🥗 There will be over 20 restaurants some of which include Bonefish Grill, Blue Ice Vodka, Daily Eats, Forbici, Green Lemon, and more! You’ll be sure to leave with a hearty full stomach.
🗓 MAY 2 | 1PM–4PM
📍Tampa Garden Club
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📷 Trilogy Dive Center
Planning a vacation? Thinking you want to scuba dive on the trip yet aren’t certified? Look no further! Trilogy Dive Center is THE BEST for all things scuba in the Tampa Bay area. They are the supplier for all things scuba training, equipment, and lots of fun! Trilogy partners with world-renown brands and are an authorized training center for SDI, TDI, ERDI, and DAN.
The team over at Trilogy Dive Center is overflowing with joy and knowledge. They are passionate about sharing their love of the ocean with others as it opens doors to new adventures.
More Things to Do in Tampa Bay
Once known as the “Cigar Capital of the World,” Ybor City is truly one of Tampa Bay’s most celebrated neighborhoods! Whether you’re a history buff, a foodie, a night owl, or exploring with your family, Ybor City has something special for everyone. Come explore Ybor City and its rich, diverse culture today! Click below to check out our ultimate Ybor guide and see some of our favorite places to explore.
All Things Tampa & Joyful Notion
Dedicated to living in Downtown Tampa, I love seeing the growth and development of how this beautiful city has come alive. From exploring the city to watching Tampa Bay from above to taking runs down the River Walk, utilizing Julian B Lane Park to shoot around basketball which is a passion of mine, and being in the center of our winning professional sports teams is exciting. Also, being able to jump to Football, Hockey, Baseball games and finally ending my journey at Sparkman Wharf’s very first boutique, Joyful Notion is captivating to me. Joyful Notion happens to be my absolute favorite place to shop for clothes and pick up fresh flowers where I get to create my own bouquet.
Joyful Notion was introduced to me before the boutique even opened. It’s been a pleasure meeting Crystal, an entrepreneur with heart and dedication. Crystal allowed me to be one of her first models for her company and I always love venturing to the store to see new and upcoming styles. Crystal also lets her customers create wonderful bouquets. Not only do I get to walk into an amazing scented store but picking beautiful flowers is always fun. Make sure you check out Joyful Notion at Sparkman Wharf and follow me on Instagram @lisagpatel 😊