Fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | June 16-18

Posted at 1:27 PM, Jun 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-26 12:25:40-04

If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend (June 16-18), there's plenty of action happening around the Tampa Bay area. 

Friday, June 16

Dierks Bentley at MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre

Country music artist Dierks Bentley is heading to Tampa! He will be performing his What The Hell World Tour at the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre on Friday night. The concert kicks off at 7 p.m. with tickets starting at $26.

Jim Jefferies at Carol Morsani Hall

Australian comedian Jim Jefferies is bringing his controversial and belief-challenging standup to the Bay. From contraband to gun control, nothing is off limits to this comedian. He will perform at Carol Morsani Hall at 8:30 p.m. Tickets start at $39.50.

Tig Notaro at the Straz Center

Named as one of Rolling Stone’s 50 best stand-up comics of all-time, Tig Notaro is coming to the Straz Center! Tickets begin at $27.50 and it starts at 8 p.m.

St. Pete Pig & Swig Fest

Beer, bacon and BBQ? What more could you want! The St. Pete Pig & Swig Fest will feature bacon and barbeque-inspired dishes from over a dozen Tampa Bay food trucks. Cool off with a beer and tour the Sir Winston Cruise Ship docked at St. Pete Port. This event is free, pet-friendly and offers waterfront seating with games for the whole family.

Busch Gardens Summer Nights kicks off Friday, June 16, get more info here

Saturday, June 17

Hooters Clearwater 5K & Ocean Swim

Attention fitness fanatics! Get ready for the Hooters Clearwater Beach Holiday Weekend 5K & Ocean Swim. You can also participate in the optional mile ocean swim. All participants who run or swim receive a shirt and medal at the finish line. After the race, head on over to Hooters Clearwater Beach where you can grab free wings and beer for those 21 and up. 

90s Bar Crawl

Bring back the glory days and come crawl in your 90s gear! The 90s Bar Crawl offers great deals at numerous bars throughout Ybor City. Tickets start at $10 and guests must register by 5 p.m. at the Lion's Den on Saturday to gain access to specials and the signature cup. Get your dance on to the best music of the 90s!

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Sunday, June 18

Sunshine State Clusters

Attention dog lovers! The Sunshine State Clusters features thousands of dogs in all types of breeds competing in showmanship, obedience and rally. The event also includes a diving session for the pups and a special presentation to Tampa International Airport's Officer Dietz and her K-9 officer Vika. This event lasts all weekend at the Florida State Fairgrounds.