If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend (July 28-30), there's plenty of action happening around the Tampa Bay area.
Friday, July 28
It’s a bird! It’s plane! It’s the Tampa Bay Comic Con! There’s a good chance you are likely to see Superman, Spiderman, Batman and a collection of other superheroes on the streets of downtown Tampa this weekend. The masses that support the annual event will be in full regalia at the Tampa Convention Center on South Franklin Street. People dressed in a menagerie of costumes is only part of the festivities. It's a venue for celebrity watchers, comic book enthusiasts, vendors, writers and everything nerdy. Click here for more event information.
Grouper Week is back! Celebrate the unofficial fish of St. Pete and Clearwater with a tasty grouper dish. Visit St. Petersburg Clearwater will present the taste of fresh gulf grouper to the masses with its Grouper Week Food Truck Takeover. Free samples will be dished out to celebrate. This free event is located at the Marine Exploration Center in Downtown St. Pete and starts at 6 p.m.
Get ready to rock, country fans! Lady Antebellum is bringing her ‘You Look Good Tour’ to Tampa on Friday night. The show kicks off at 7:30 p.m. at the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheater. Tickets start around $25.
Grownups will be taking over the Glazer Children’s Museum on Friday night. Adults will be enjoying a beer garden on the terrace with panoramic views of downtown Tampa. $20 online tickets gets you snacks and beer until it’s gone. The event goes from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Click here for more information.
Saturday, July 29
Check out the Tampa Bay Rowdies as they take on the Pittsburgh Riverhounds at Al Lang Stadium in St. Pete Saturday evening. The game kicks off at 7:30 p.m. with tickets starting at $23.50 for general admission.
Bueller… Bueller… Come watch the classic film Ferris Bueller’s Day Off at the Hollander Hotel Pool for Downtown St Pete's first adult Dive-In Movie Party. Grab your favorite cocktail and immerse yourself in the coolest pool in town. Watch your favorite movies from in the pool or lounge pool side. It’s the perfect way to spend a hot summer night!
Sunday, July 30
Watch the Tampa Bay Rays take on the New York Yankees at the Dog Bar in St. Pete! If you and your pup dress up to support the Rays, you’ll receive a drink upgrade. The Dog Bar Social costs $15 and includes one drink. Click here for more event information.
Looking for fresh produce, baked goods, plants, herbs or hand crafts? The Seminole Heights Sunday Morning Market is your solution. This market supports up to 50 local vendors at Southern Brewing and Wine Making. It’s free and open to the public.