Don't get caught bored on Friday the 13th! We've got a lucky list of the most awesome things to do in St. Pete and Clearwater this weekend that will have you squealing with fun, not fear! St. Pete Art and Fashion week is happening, and you better believe your city is delivering all the artsy-fartsy fun you could ever want. 

If you're not much of a fashion guru, maybe a football watch-party or baseball game would be more your style. Toss back a couple of cold ones and cheer for your team this weekend. This list of the best things to do in St. Pete and Clearwater has something for every one of you fun-loving peeps! So, grab your besties and get out on the town for some good times! Cheers!

St.Pete Art & Fashion Week

It's the 9th annual fashion week in St. Pete, so don your most fashionable fit and strut your stuff among fashion professionals! The opening night soiree is on Thursday at The Raw Studios

Downtown St Petersburg, St Pete, FL, 33701.

Runway Fashion Show

Don't miss this Fashion Week event at the beautiful James Museum of Western and Wildlife Art. Explore the artistic masterpieces from 6-8 p.m. before the runway show starts at 8:30 p.m. A night full of art and fashion? Yes, please! 

150 Central Ave, Saint Petersburg, FL, 33701. Phone (727) 892-4200

Florida Young Professionals Retreat

What's better than a weekend of beach adventures, self-enrichment, and relaxing in Tampa Bay? Spend three days meeting urban young professionals from every corner of Florida while you expand your network and friendships. This is an annual event that brings together National Urban League Young Professionals Chapters from across the state and beyond, but non-members are welcome as well! So grab a pal and get to hand-shaking! 

25 2nd Street North, Saint Petersburg, FL, 33701.

Horns Up Rally No. 2

This Horns Up rally will be at Pier 60 in Clearwater. The free events will feature appearances from Rocky the Bull and the USF Spirit Squads, the Herd of Thunder Marching Band, signature drinks, interactive games for all ages, and much more! Get hyped for this coming football season! 

160s S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater, FL, 33767. Phone (727) 434-6060

The Green at Jannus Live

If you're a reggae fan, you won't want to miss this one! The Green has become one of the most successful and beloved bands in the reggae genre, and they're performing at Jannus Live on Friday night. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 the day-of. All ages are welcome! 

16 2nd St. N., St. Petersburg, FL, 33701. Phone 727-565-0550

Crafty Fest Monthly POP UP Local Handmade Market at ARTpool!

Crafty Fest Market is an awesome time to buy local, handmade and vintage goods! It's a fav with the locals and always a great time. This market features some of the best artisans in Tampa Bay, including lots of Etsy folks too. 

2030 Central Avenue, Saint Petersburg, FL, 33712. Phone 727-324-3878

14th Annual Strike Out Child Abuse Bowl-A-Thon

The National Exchange Club proudly invites you to wear your favorite team attire and help strike out child abuse with a fun-filled afternoon of bowling! This fundraiser at Seminole Lanes will help benefit foster youth in your area. The entry fee is $50 and includes food and fun. 

8668 Park Boulevard, Seminole, FL, 33777. Phone (727) 392-2271

FSU at Virginia Alternate Game Watch Party

Seminole fans gather 'round for a watch party at Shephard's! Wear your garnet and gold and cheer for the chop in St. Pete. 

619 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater Beach, FL, 33767. Phone 727-442-5107

Great Gay 5K Benefiting EPIC

Celebrate the third annual Great Gay 5K! This fun run/walk is a celebration of the LGBT+ community, supporters, and athletes of all shapes and sizes. Registered participants will receive free race pictures, a dry-fit T-shirt, race bling, and goodie bag. There are only 800 guaranteed spots, so register now so you don’t miss out!

1500 Pass a Grille Way, St. Pete Beach, FL, 33706.

Tampa Bay Rowdies vs. Atlanta United 2

Root, root, root for the home team! Gates open at 6:30 p.m. Get your tickets ahead of time! 

230 1st St S, Saint Petersburg, FL, 33701. Phone 727) 893-7111
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