Check out the top events happening in St. Pete/Clearwater this month below!
1 Lauren Alaina at Tampa Bay Rays Summer Concert Series
Sunday, July 9, 2017
Catch the Tampa Bay Rays against the Boston Red Sox and stay afterward for a concert from country star Lauren Alaina, who's one of Nashville's fastest rising artists. You must have a ticket to the game in order to see the concert.
Head to the world famous Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks for a night full of Greek dancing, outdoor dining and live music! The fun goes down from 6-11 p.m. with live music from a Greek three-piece band. Don't miss the free dance lessons from 6-7 p.m. to get you off on the right foot! Reserve a table to enjoy authentic Greek food at Costa's, Hellas, Mama's or Mykonos.
Saturday, July 15, 2017 – Wednesday, July 19, 2017
The 29th Annual Cool Art Show comes to St. Petersburg's historic Coliseum. Over 75 outstanding artisans have been selected to exhibit a remarkable collection of visual and functional creations in paint, wood, ceramics, photography, metal, glass, fiber, mixed media and jewelry. It's the perfect destination to see work from and talk with some of the area's top artists. This year's event continues the Cool Art Show tradition of representing distinction across the spectrum of artistic media with many artists having received awards in shows and/or representation in galleries and museums throughout the country. The Coliseum is located at 535 4th Ave. N. Show hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Food and beverages (including beer and wine) will be available at The Coliseum's concessions. Admission and parking are free.
A new member of the United Soccer League, the Tampa Bay Rowdies soccer team calls the bright green turf of Al Lang Stadium in St. Pete their home. This season, they will play 32 games, facing each of their 14 Eastern Conference opponents at home and away. Come on you Rowdies!
Treat your taste buds to a culinary masterpiece with the new "Simmer & Sift" four-part series at the Museum of Fine Arts, where guests will enjoy flavor-filled food tastings, signature drinks and live demonstrations by four of Florida's most seasoned chefs. Lauren Macellaro, the executive chef of The Reading Room, will bring her garden-grown demonstration to the MFA. A New York native, Macellaro attended the Institute of Culinary Education and served as sous chef for both Cucina 24 and the Locale Market before taking her talents to The Reading Room. Tickets are available for $40 per demonstration for MFA members and $50 for non-members. Space is limited, so reserve your spot today by visiting mfastpete.org/simmerandsift or call 727.896.2667, ext. 210. Program begins at 6 p.m.