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Things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend

Posted: 11:11 PM, Sep 18, 2015
Updated: 2015-09-18 23:11:11-04
Things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend
Things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend
Things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend
Things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend
Things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend
Things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend
Things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend
Things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend
Things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend
TAMPA TATTOO ARTS CONVENTION
WHAT: 
Tampa Tattoo Arts Convention is a three-day event featuring 400 artists from around the world tattooing all weekend long. Special guest include celebrity tattoo artists , Cleen Rock One, Alli Baker of Best Ink and James Vaughn from Ink Master. Along with Black Ink Crew and Reese Hilburn from Tattoo Nightmares. There will be live entertainment, suspension acts, burlesque, tattoo contests, vendors and seminars.
WHEN: Sept. 18-20
WHERE: Tampa Convention Center, 333 S Franklin St. Tampa, FL 33602
COST: $20 day; $40 weekend pass. Free for children younger than 12.

INFO:   http://www.villainarts.com/home/tampa-tattoo-arts-convention

TALK LIKE A PIRATE DAY FEST
WHAT:

TALK, walk, dress and even drink like pirates!  There will be live entertainment, rum and drink specials, food, pirate contests and more. Proceeds from this event go to Support LifePath and Suncoast Hospice.
WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 19, from 5 p.m. until 11 p.m.
WHERE:  The Getaway, 13090 Gandy Blvd N, Saint Petersburg, FL 33702
COST: $15
INFO: https://www.facebook.com/TampaBayTalkLikeaPirate

ST. PETE OKTOBERFEST
WHAT:
St. Pete Oktoberfest returns to the streets of Grand Central District as an all-day, family friendly event. Oktoberfest will include a lineup of entertainment featuring local bands, authentic German food, arts/crafts vendors, a kids’ area, a series of Oktoberfest-themed games and beer! This year's headliner is The Betty Fox Band!
WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 19, from 1 p.m. until 11 p.m.
WHERE:  2900 Block of Central Ave., St. Pete
COST: FREE
INFO: http://www.stpeteoktoberfest.com/

TAMPA BAY FASHION WEEK
WHAT: T
ampa Bay Fashion week is in full swing! Saturday check out the designer trunk shows at International Plaza from 12:30-3:30pm. Must sign up to participate .  Fashion stylist consultations at the International Plaza will offer shoppers complimentary fashion consulting and personal shopping services through Wednesday, Sept. 23.
WHEN: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 12 p.m.- 6 p.m., Sunday
WHERE: International Plaza & Bay Street, 2223 N. Westshore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607
COST: FREE
INFO:  http://www.fashionweektampabay.com

BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION AT GLAZER CHILDREN'S MUSEUM
WHAT: Celebrate the museum’s fifth birthday with free admission on  Saturday and Sunday. See the Wizard of Oz visiting exhibit and party with performances, games and music.
WHEN: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
WHERE: 110 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa
COST: FREE
INFO http://glazermuseum.org/exhibits/wizard-of-oz

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING FAN FEST
WHAT:
The Tampa Bay Lightning's Fan Fest, presented by Florida Hospital  is Sept. 27. Get ready for the upcoming 2014-15 season. Florida Hospital is giving away free t-shirts to the first 3,500 fans in attendance. Fans can park in any Lightning-owned lot for a discounted rate of $5 and enter through the grand entrance on Ford Thunder Alley. Lightning players will sign autographs in two 45-minute shifts beginning at 1:30 p.m. and 2:15 p.m.
WHEN: Sept. 27, 9 a.m.
WHERE:  Amalie Arena, Downtown Tampa
COST: FREE
INFO: http://lightning.nhl.com

For more events happening across the Tampa Bay area, watch the video above or visit our Community Calendar:  www.abcactionnews.com/about-us/community/community-calendar .

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