TAMPA BAY, Fla. - If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend (September 28-30), there's plenty of action happening around the Tampa Bay area.
Friday, September 28
Andy Grammer - The Good Parts Tour
Where: The Ritz Ybor at 1503 East 7th Avenue, Tampa
Info: Andy Grammer is coming to Tampa this weekend! He will be performing at The Ritz Ybor on Friday night at 6:30 p.m.
Lady Antebellum & Darius Rucker Summer Plays On Tour
When: 7 p.m.
Where: MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre at 4802 US Highway 301 North, Tampa
Info: Lady Antebellum and Darius Rucker are teaming up for the Summer Plays on Tour! The duo will be playing at the Florida State Fairgrounds on Friday night. The show begins at 7 p.m.
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Capitol Theatre at 405 Cleveland Street, Clearwater
Info: Three-time Emmy Award-winning iconic comedian and star of FX's show Baskets, Louie Anderson returns to the historic Capitol Theatre for the first time since 2011, delivering his inimitable brand of humor and warmth! He is one of the country’s most recognized and adored comics, named by Comedy Central as One of the 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Time.
Saturday, September 29
ROBOTICON Tampa Bay 2018
When: September 29-30
Where: Yuengling Center at 4202 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa
Info: Tampa Bay's annual engineering, science and tech showcase kicks off this weekend! Watch K-12 students compete in a robotics competition. This year's event is space themed and will feature a variety of aerospace-focused exhibits, activities and resources. ROBOTICON is free and open to the public.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Toronto Blue Jays
When: 6:10 p.m.
Where: Tropicana Field at 1 Tropicana Drive, St. Petersburg
Info: The Tampa Bay Rays are hosting the Toronto Blue Jays for a weekend series at the Trop! Saturday's game begins at 6:10 p.m.
Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens
When: 7:30 p.m. - 1 a.m.
Where: Busch Gardens at 10165 McKinley Drive, Tampa
Info: Get ready for another terrifying year! This fall, Howl-O-Scream returns on select horrifying nights from September 21 – October 28. With tormenting surprises and unexpected terrors around every corner, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay makes escaping nearly impossible. Plus, park-wide scare zones, horrific haunted houses and the chance to challenge Florida’s top thrill rides in the dark will have guests screaming all night.
Sunday, September 30
Hooters Clearwater Super Boat National Championship
When: 12 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Where: Clearwater Beach
Info: The Super Boat National Championship begins this weekend at Clearwater Beach! Enjoy thousands of boats racing along the 2.5-mile-long course throughout the weekend. From the super boat parade to meet and greets with boat drivers, this will certainly be an action-packed weekend!
World Rowing Masters Regatta
When: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Where: Nathan Benderson Park at 5851 Nathan Benderson Circle, Sarasota
Cost: Click here for more information
Info: The World Rowing Masters Regatta will feature some of the best international rowers competing to qualify for the World Rowing Championships! Situated on Florida’s West Coast just one hour south of Tampa, Nathan Benderson Park is a community park providing public access to a picturesque lake. Come watch the rowing races all weekend long!