TAMPA, Fla.—If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend (July 19-21), there's plenty of action happening around the Tampa Bay area.
Friday, July 19
When: July 19-20
Where: Busch Gardens at 3000 E Busch Blvd, Tampa
Info: Be a part of the scares at Busch Gardens Howl-O-Scream! If you think you have the guts to work here, sign up online for an audition. Must be 18 or older to work the event; you'll be paid $9.75/hour. Auditions are being held on select days July-August. No experience necessary!
When: July 19-20
Where: Improv Comedy Theatre at 1600 East 8th Ave C-112, Tampa
Info: Natasha Leggero is an accomplished actress, writer, and stand-up comedian whose garnered attention across film, television and the web. Leggero will next be seen starring opposite Andrew Dice Clay as his girlfriend Carmen on DICE. Leggero also created, wrote, produced and stars in the Comedy Central sitcom, Another Period. Friday 10:30 p.m. showing is 18 and over and the rest of the showings are 21 and up.
Saturday, July 20
Florida Hard Seltzer Fest
When: 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Where: 3 Daughters Brewing at 222 22nd St S, St. Pete
Info: Local restaurants will be on site showing off some of the best food in the area, along with local bars that will be competing in the 3DB Seltzer Mixology Contest sponsored by Tito's Handmade Vodka. Tickets include unlimited drinks and food while supplies last.
Christmas in July
When: 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Where: Sundial at 153 2nd Ave N, St. Pete
Info: Start the morning with FREE YOGA in the Sundial courtyard with The Body Electric Yoga Company from 9-10 a.m. Head back to Sundial and celebrate Christmas in July with arts and crafts with the Sundial Gift Shoppe, Santa photos, a DJ, Pop Craft Popsicles from Locale Market and more! Santa Claus will take a break from the harsh weather in the North Pole and will visit sunny Florida to get a head start on his gift list! Bring out the entire family – dogs included – and celebrate Christmas in July with Sundial. There will be snow! Look out for discounts at participating local shops.
Tampa Tarpons: Marvel Super Hero Night
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: George Steinbrenner Field at 1 Steinbrenner Drive, Tampa
Info: Come on out for Marvel Super Hero™ Night as the Tarpons will be giving away a Hulk Bobblehead to the first 1,000 fans! Let the strikeouts determine the special of the day. When a Tarpons pitcher strikes out a batter, a select special will be activated for the night. (Special will last 60 minutes.) Player autographs will take place on the concourse from 5:40-6:00 p.m. Also, enjoy post-game fireworks!
When: 7 p.m.
Where: MIDFLORIDA Amphitheatre at 4802 US-301, Tampa
Info: Country singer Dierks Bentley is coming to Tampa this weekend! Line-up includes Jon Pardi, Tenille Townes and Hot Country Knights.
Sunday, July 21
Kid’s Day 2019
When: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Where: Raymond James Stadium at 4201 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa
Cost: $5 (kids 14 and under get in free)
Info: Take your picture on the Buccaneer Pirate Ship. Enjoy playing sports with the Tampa Bay Lightning and Tampa Bay Rays, obstacle courses, cookie making station, Talent Search performers live on stage, interactive games, an alligator attraction, raffle to win a new bike, learn to train like a firefighter with the Fire Rescue, puppies and kittens from the Humane Society, dance party, and all kinds of activities for kids of all ages! Come out and meet Isaak Presley from Disney’s Stuck in the Middle and Netflix’s Fuller House.
Summer Classics: Jurassic Park (1993)
When: 3 p.m.
Where: Tampa Theatre at 711 N Franklin St, Tampa
Cost: $10 ($7 for Tampa Theatre members)
Info: Catch the classic film at the Tampa Theatre! There will be a post-show Film Talk and audience Q&A with Anthony Pelaez, Senior Director of Exhibits and Innovation at Tampa’s Museum of Science & Industry. He will discuss where the movie got the science right, and where the filmmakers may have taken a few liberties with how DNA works.