The holidays are over but that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop. There are still tons of fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend! We did the research, all you have to do is check out our master list and start planning your perfect weekend.
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Winthrop Pop-Up Market
Shop til you drop at this pop-up market next to Mama’s General Store. This market will include local artists, makers, small businesses, restaurants, and more. You’ll be able to find the most unique items while also supporting locally. There are dozens of vendors so you’re guaranteed to find something you love!
🗓 JAN 16 | 9AM-2PM
📍 Mama’s General Store
Virtual Gasparilla Bash
This year you’ll be able to enjoy Gasparilla Bash from the comfort of your own living room. This virtual event will feature a highly produced virtual concert from the Black Honkeys band. You get a Bash Box with your ticket that includes some decor and Gasparilla fan fare, a tasty treat, and drinks. It’s the perfect way to bring the spirit of Gasparilla to your living room! Get your tickets now before they sell out.
🗓 JAN 16 | 7PM-9PM
📍 Virtual Event
Tampa Bay Lightning 2021 Season Kickoff Bar Crawl
The Tampa Bay Lightning start their quest to defend the cup so it’s time to get back into hockey fever! Turn downtown blue by joining this fun-filled bar crawl. There will be 7 bars participating including American Social and Park and Rec. Wear your favorite lightning jersey and show the NHL who has the best fans in the league!
🗓 JAN 16 | 4PM-10PM
📍 American Social
Treasure Island Kite Festival
The Treasure Island sky will look extra colorful this weekend with tons of kites flying around. Be amazed by talented kite flyers from all over the US. You’ll even get the chance to learn to fly. Representatives from Revolution Kites and Prism Kites will be giving flying demonstrations. It’ll be the best beach day ever!
🗓 JAN 16-17 | 10AM-5PM
📍 Treasure Island
Dunedin Film Festival
Film junkies, this one’s for you! The Dunedin International Film Festival strives to develop the film community in Florida and bring awareness to the growing arts and cultural community of Dunedin. It’s a chance for filmmakers to share their original content with the community. There will be cinematic experiences and live performances so don’t miss out!
🗓 JAN 11-17
📍 Fenway Hotel
Local Business Spotlight
This healthy-focused pet shop in Tampa Bay offers the largest selection of raw diets in Tampa with a strong emphasis on holistic natural care. The Modern Paws puts a strong emphasis on nutritional support for dogs and cats. The experts here are outstanding from their nutritional knowledge to their incredible customer service and pet care. They also offer grooming self-wash stations and nutritional counseling services!
Staff Pick of the Week - Jenna
More Things to Do in Tampa Bay
Tampa is installing digital kiosks downtown known as “IKE”. They will offer WiFi, information about local businesses, directions and more. Do you see yourself using one of these?