Check out the top events happening in St. Pete/Clearwater this month below!
1 Cocktails & Collections at the Museum of Fine Arts
Thursday, September 19, 2019 – Thursday, December 19, 2019
Cocktails & Collections, held on the third Thursday of each month, is a series of themed events focusing on one of the MFA galleries or special exhibitions. Enjoy live music, a customized docent tour, light bites and art-inspired signature cocktails, all inspired by the different works & artists.
Free for MFA Members, $20 For Not-Yet Members - (members must register and log in to receive discount)
2 Cult Classic Summer Movie at The Dali Museum: Mean Girls
Thursday, August 15, 2019
The Dali's can't-miss outdoor movie series -- Cult Classics -- is back again this summer and featuring female focused films. Grab your lawn chair, don some movie-inspired duds and enjoy free flicks, local food truck fare, and cold craft brews. Doors open and vendors start serving at 7 p.m. Movies begin at 8:30 p.m.
Seating is limited and spots fill up quickly, so guests are encouraged to come early to claim a spot at the Museum's Avant Garden. These guests are also encouraged to take advantage of their early arrival and experience Museum galleries after hours on the night of the movie at a reduced $10 admission.
The event is held rain or shine (movies and tastings are moved inside during inclement weather). Please bring only low-seating lawn chairs. No pets, coolers, outside food or beverages are permitted.
Join the largest beach race in the area with a 5K on beautiful St. Pete Beach. Races start at 7 p.m. and take place entirely in the sand, starting near The Hurricane Restaurant in Pass-A-Grille. Register online now and receive an early bird discount. Stay for the after party for all participants including a free buffet from Hurricane Restaurant, drinks, a live DJ and a spectacular sunset. The free kids 200m fun run starts at 6:30 p.m., just before the 5K race.
Head to Safety Harbor the third Friday of each month for an evening of live music, shopping, and dining. Main Street closes off between 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. and is lined with live bands, vendors featuring arts, crafts, and food, and local businesses and restaurants open late for your enjoyment. The best part, it's free!
Feel the funky beat and shop for unique treasures during this bi-monthly event held in downtown Gulfport from 6-10 p.m. every first Friday and third Saturday. Over 35 locally owned boutiques and artists line the streets along with live musicians to keep you movin'. Don't miss the opportunity to dine at one of the area's delicious restaurants or belly up to the bar for a cocktail or two.
Level up your beer drinking game and don't miss the Summer 2019 Beer Olympics in Dunedin! Gather a team of two to five friends and test your skills in beer pong, flip cup, corn hole and more! Sport your favorite video game gear for this year's Level Up costume theme. Top three teams will take home amazing prizes, along with the best-dressed team. Registration starts at 5 p.m. at the Dunedin Historical Museum and games begin at 6 p.m. sharp. Tickets are $25 per person in advance or $30 day of. Ticket prices include one beer at each of the five locations, gratuity for your servers and a fun night out in Dunedin!
7 Rebelution - Good Vibes Summer Tour at Vinoy Park
Sunday, August 18, 2019
Rebelution is bringing nothing but good vibes to the St. Pete's most scenic waterfront venue, Vinoy Park! Don't miss this live performance as their Good Vibes Summer Tour rolls through Sunday, August 18 at 5 p.m.
The Summer Sun Songfest is coming to Treasure Island for a weekend of 'Trop Rock Fun!' Don't miss your favorite artists performing live beachside including some of the best national touring Trop Rock artists as well as some of Jimmy Buffett's Coral Reefer Band Members. The weekend kicks off Friday, August 23, starting a weekend packed with great singer/songwriter entertainment. Stay for the After Party at the world famous Paradise Grille in Historic Pass-A-Grille on Sunday afternoon. Get the full lineup at SummerSunSongfest.com.
The Indie Flea is hosting their summer series at the St. Pete Shuffleboard Club, the oldest and largest shuffleboard club in the world! On the fourth Sunday of the month, shop over 60 vendors and mobile shops, play shuffleboard, and savor in delicious brunch and cocktails at one of St. Pete's historic hidden gems. This event is free admission and happening from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Explore the quirkiness of Gulfport at the annual Geckfoest over Labor Day Weekend. Browse great art, listen to live music and check out some street performers from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. along Beach Blvd. This year's theme is "Gecko Con!" A celebration of superheroes, villains, cult characters, imaginary locations and more from comics, books, movies, TV shows, anime, and other pop culture genres!