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8 fun things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay: March 1-2

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1. Florida Strawberry Festival (Saturday & Sunday)

Some big names in country are coming to town this weekend to perform at the annual Strawberry Festival in addition to food and fun for everyone in the family. Get the details

2) Bartow Bloomin' Arts Festival (Saturday & Sunday)

The 43rd annual Bloomin' Arts Festival is in downtown Bartow with art vendors, a car show, flower show, quilt show, food and live entertainment this weekend. Get the details  |  View road closures in effect

3) 97X Beer In The Park (Saturday)

Sample 80 hand crafted beers and taste some of Tampa Bay's best cuisine all to benefit Friends of Joshua House Foundation on Saturday in Hyde Park Village from 6 - 9 p.m. Get the details

4) Hyde Park Home Tour (Saturday)

From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, tour some of the historic homes in the Hyde Park neighborhood as part of the annual walking tour. Get the details

5) Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live

Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live is playing at the Straz Center, featuring a menagerie of insects, mammals and dinosaurs in their ancient environment, in a highly imaginative, entertaining and educational live production. Get the details

6) Tampa Bay Beer Week (Saturday & Sunday)

The 3rd annual beer week kicks off this weekend at Cigar City Brewery in St. Petersburg on Saturday.  Get the details

7) Gasparilla Festival of the Arts (Saturday & Sunday)

An arts event for the whole family! Hundreds of the most accomplished artists put their work on display in Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park in Tampa. Get the details

8) Neighborhood Pit Bull Day (Saturday)

Pit bull owners are invited to bring their dogs for free rabies vaccinations and microchips at the 2nd annual Neighborhood Pit Bull Day in Tampa. Get the details



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