If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend (August 18-20), there's plenty of action happening around the Tampa Bay area.
Friday, August 18
The Tampa Bay Rays will host the Seattle Mariners for a weekend series at Tropicana Field. First pitch is Friday night at 7:10 p.m.
Jason Aldean is coming to Tampa! He will be performing at the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheater at 7:30 p.m. Concert tickets start at $43.50.
The world’s largest spearfish tournament kicks off in St. Pete this weekend. Thousands of divers, over 50 years, have taken part in the St Pete Open, making it the premier spearfishing event in the world. This event lasts until Sunday at Magnuson Hotel Marina Cove.
Saturday, August 19
Who’s excited for Monster Jam!? Fans will get to enjoy monster trucks, racing, wheelies and of course more action at Monster Jam! The event kicks off at Amalie Arena on Saturday at 1 p.m. with a second show starting at 7 p.m. Tickets begin at $15.
Get ready to dance as the Tampa Museum of Art brings back Silent Disco! Silent Discos require dancers to wear wireless headphones that pick up the music instead of a speaker system. Attendees will choose from three DJ stations at the switch of a button. Listeners will only hear the music being played on their selected station for a personalized experience. It starts at 8 p.m.
Attention golfers! Topgolf Tour is the ultimate 2-person team competition that offers the everyday golfer a chance to win a trip of a lifetime to Las Vegas and $50,000. There are only 68 team spots at each regional tournament so make sure you register early. Your squad could be representing Team Tampa at the Championship in Las Vegas! The tournament starts at 8 a.m. at Topgolf Tampa.
Sunday, August 20
Attention lobster lovers! The Tampa Bay Lobster Festival begins Saturday and runs through Sunday at Kapok Special Events Center in Clearwater. Nearly 2,000 Maine lobsters will be served throughout the weekend. The first 200 online tickets sold receive a Maine lobster dinner and admission to the event for only $20. There will be live music, vendors and all types of tasty food. Click here for more information.
Calling all adrenaline seekers! You can soak up the Gulf Coast from an open-air plane in Clearwater. Sky Surfing Aviation takes you up to 1,000 feet in the air to grab breathtaking views of Tampa Bay. Click here for more information.
The world's largest, most elaborate display of LEGO art is in Downtown Tampa! The exhibition titled 'The Art of the Brick' features 100 incredible artworks made out of LEGO bricks by award winning artist Nathan Sawaya. The Art of the Brick will be on display at 802 East Whiting Street through Monday, September 4. The exhibit is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.