Check out the top events happening in St. Pete/Clearwater this month below!
1 Midnight in Paris: Surrealism at the Crossroads, 1929
Now – Sunday, April 5, 2020
When Salvador Dalí & Luis Buñuel's film Un chien Andalou premiered in the City of Light, Paris was an avant-garde hothouse rife with artistic conflict and friendly rivalry. Midnight in Paris: Surrealism at the Crossroads, 1929 immerses visitors in this particularly rich and vital creative era by examining the works, friendships and clashes of Jean Arp, André Breton, Luis Buñuel, Alexander Calder, Giorgio de Chirico, Salvador Dalí, Max Ernst, Alberto Giacometti, René Magritte, Joan Miró, Francis Picabia, Man Ray, Yves Tanguy and others.
Saturday, January 25, 2020 – Saturday, May 30, 2020
This is the largest weekly fresh market in the Southeast U.S. serving around 10,000 customers a week with its 130 vendors offering everything from fresh produce to homemade soaps to ready to eat food from 15 different nationalities. The market, which is free to enter, runs from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. every Saturday at Al Lang Stadium in downtown St. Pete. If you're looking for an authentic St. Pete experience, hit up this staple of the community.
Raise a glass to an artistic take on Sunday Fundays at Café Gala with Mimosas & Masterpieces! Enjoy a Catalan-inspired brunch, visit the galleries, stroll the grounds, contemplate the Avant-garden, browse the Museum Store and soak in all the brilliance of the world-famous Dali Museum. Enjoy this inspired brunch between 11 am – 2 pm.
One of the country's most celebrated Epiphany celebrations, which honors the baptism of Jesus Christ in the Jordan River more than 2,000 years ago, takes place in Tarpon Springs This 100-plus year-old Tarpon Springs tradition is a day-long affair, which is highlighted by local teenage boys diving into Spring Bayou to retrieve a cross thrown into the water by an archbishop. The boy who surfaces with the cross is said to have good luck for the following year. What follows is an Epiphany Glendi, a lively gathering with food, drink and live music. All of the day's events are free.
Wednesday, January 8, 2020 – Tuesday, January 14, 2020
The Dunedin International Film Festival is a platform for filmmakers to share their original content with the Florida Film Maker's community! This festival kicks off on January 8th at 6 p.m. Find the full schedule of movie showings and events that are happening throughout the weekend by visiting DunedinInternationalFilmFestival.com.
The best college football players are coming to St. Petersburg to take their talents to the next level. The Shrine Bowl is the oldest college football all-star game and it benefits Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Make way, mateys! The Gasparilla Parade of Pirates is invading Tampa Bay with over 140 unites – including elaborate floats, marching bands and of course, the infamous YMKG pirates! Celebrate the capture of the city of Tampa with a lively crowd along the 4.5 mile parade route. The parade begins at Bay to Bay Boulevard and Bayshore Boulevard. It continues along Bayshore Boulevard to Brorein Street, turns east on Brorein Street, then north on Ashley Drive. The parade ends at Cass Street & Ashley Drive
This event is free to the public. Reserved bleacher seating is available for the Parade of the Pirates.
Saturday, January 25, 2020 – Sunday, January 26, 2020
All of the courses in the Clearwater Running Festival take you past some of the most beautiful scenery with spectacular views of the Gulf, Inner Coastal and city. Finisher medals, post-race refreshments, overall and age group awards are just some of the take aways from this popular event.
With a 50k, Marathon, Half-Marathon, 5-Miler and Relay – there is a distance for everyone! Register today at RunClearwater.com.
Tons of food & dessert, music & comedy headliners, artists & retail shops and local craft brews.. What more can you ask for?! The Florida Food & Brews Festival is happening at England Brothers Park on Saturday, February 1.