8 fun things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay | March 19-20

WFLA Web Staff - 1. Airfest (Saturday, Sunday)

The Tampa Bay AirFest 2016 is free and open to the public at MacDill Airforce Base. Get the details

2. Spring Beer Fling (Saturday)

Beer gardens, live music including headliner Rusted Root, lots of food and inflatables! The event has moved indoors due to weather concerns and will now be held at the St. Pete Coliseum. Get the details

3. Sunset Cinema at Pier 60 (Friday, Saturday)

Come join for a free outdoor movie under the stars at Clearwater Beach. Cinderella plays Friday night, Spectre plays Saturday night. Get the details

4. Cirque du Soleil: Toruk (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)

This Cirque du Soleil show inspired by James Cameron's Avatar will be at Amalie Arena with multiple shows this weekend. Get the details

5. You Must Love Dogs Festival (Saturday)

The largest dog festival in Tampa is at Raymond James Stadium! DJs and live country musical performances, games, adoptions, doggy competitions, food trucks & vendors. Get the details

6. Cuban Sandwich Festival (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)

The 5th annual International Cuban Sandwich Fest is in Ybor City this weekend. Get the details

7. Bark in the Park (Saturday)

The Humane Society of Tampa Bay hosts the annual doggy event at Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park in downtown Tampa. Get the details

8. Spring Training Games (Saturday)

Tampa Bay Rays vs. Baltimore, Charlotte Sports Park, Port Charlotte. Get the details

Toronto Blue Jays vs. Philadelphia, Florida Auto Exchange Stadium, Dunedin. Get the details

New York Yankees vs. Atlanta, Steinbrenner Field, Tampa. Get the details


There are dozens of other events happening around Tampa Bay, so if you don't see one you like above, please check out our full list of fun things to do. If you don't see your event listed, you can search for other events or add it on our Out & About section.

We know there's tons of cool things that make our area so special, so make sure to share the great things happening in your community.


Did you go to a cool event this weekend? If so, we'd love to see pictures. Make sure you include your name and a brief description of the event where the photos were taken, including the city.


We understand that the weather is a key element in planning your weekend. Don't worry! The Storm Team 8 weather team is on your side. Here's the latest forecast:

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