Get ready Bay babies, because this weekend will be awesome! There are so many things to do in St. Pete and Clearwater this weekend, you'll have no excuse to be bored! Summer is winding down, and that means college football season is gearing up! If you're a pigskin fan, make sure you don't miss the best kickoff party in Tampa Bay. If you're trying to send Summer off in a local type of way, put on your teeny bikini and head to The Club at Treasure Island for a bye-bye Summer pool party for the books! 

St. Pete peeps, we've got lots of things to do in St. Pete that will have you smiling till work Monday morning! The St. Pete Tacos and Margs Crawl is this weekend, and it's not one to be missed! Who doesn't love a post-summer tequila buzz? That's what we thought.

So, whatever your weekend itinerary may hold, rest assured we've got something in this list of things to do in St. Pete and Clearwater that will tickle your weekend fancy! Cheers! 

Tampa's College Football Kickoff Bar Crawl

Gotta cross the bridge for this one, but it's worth it! Represent your college pigskin team in the best college football event in the bay! For the 3rd year in a row, Downtown Crawlers and Franklin Manor are hosting this bar crawl, where you'll drink, party, and meet other football-loving peeps! Grab your ticket for transport to some of Tampa's best bars, a free welcome drink everywhere you go, bar games and tons of fun! 

912 N Franklin St., Tampa, FL, 33602. Phone (813) 487-9990

1 Piece Each Gandy Beach Cleanup

Help keep our beaches beautiful! '1 Piece Each' has joined forces with Keep Pinellas Beautiful to adopt the shoreline of Gandy Beach. Come help them clean up our shoreline! Volunteers should wear closed-toe shoes, sun protection, and weather-appropriate clothing. Cleanup supplies and water will be provided. 

13090 Gandy Blvd N, Saint Petersburg, FL, 33702. Phone (813) 598-1634

Cinema at the MFA: Kubo and the Two Strings

To celebrate their special exhibition "Above the Fold: New Expressions in Origami," the MFA in St. Pete is showing the awesome animated film "Kubo and the Two Strings." Come watch the movie free with your museum admission! 

255 Beach Dr NE, Saint Petersburg, FL, 33701. Phone (727) 896-2667

Ultimate Pool Party August 24, 2019

Finish off your summer with a rockin' pool party, complete with private cabanas and table-side bottle service! Make sure you reserve your space ASAP because it'll be lit!  

400 Treasure Island Cswy, Treasure Island, FL, 33706. Phone (727) 367-4511

Punks For Paws

Hang out at Pinellas Ale Works, on Saturday at 2 p.m. for this barking mad congregation of St. Pete-area punk bands and some of the best beer the Bay area has to offer. The best part? All proceeds from the tickets (which are $10) go to Friends of Strays!

1962 1st Ave South, St Petersburg, FL, 33712. Phone (727) 235-0970

St Pete Tacos & Margs Crawl

It's time to get spicy! There's no better combo than tacos and margs, and it's time to indulge in both! Tons of awesome St. Pete and Clearwater bars are participating in this event, so don't miss out! 

Downtown St. Petersburg, FL, 33701.

Annual Big Ten Tailgate Party!

Football season is upon us! And that means it's time for Ferg's Annual Big Ten Tailgate Party! This is a free event and a great opportunity to support your home school from the Midwest. There'll be a DJ, raffles, cornhole, and of course friendly banter between rivals. Come through and support your team! 

1320 Central Ave., St Petersburg, FL, 33705. Phone 727-822-4562

Gecko Ball 2019

This year’s theme is “Geckos of the Round Table”, inviting all event guests to embrace medieval times and tales of yore! Make sure you dress to impress, we're talking midevil costumers! Those with the best will be entered in the costume contest. 

5500 Shore Blvd. South, Gulfport, FL, 33707. Phone 727-893-1070

Wearable Art 15

This is the 15th year of extra-terrestrial fashions by 10 stunning designers who are out-of-this-world! Come to the Dunedin Fine Art Center for a display of amazing wearable art! 

1143 Michigan Blvd, Dunedin, FL, 34698. Phone (727) 298-3322

Marly Music Concert Series: Tesla Quartet

This quartet performs regularly across the US, with recent international appearances all around the world! See them at the MFA in St. Pete on Sunday for an afternoon of amazing music in a creative atmosphere. 

255 Beach Dr NE, Saint Petersburg, FL, 33701. Phone (727) 896-2667
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