8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | April 19-20 - WFLA News Channel 8

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

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1) Mainsail Arts Festival (Saturday & Sunday)

The Mainsail Art Festival's 39th anniversary show is set for April 19 and 20, on St. Petersburg's downtown waterfront in beautiful Vinoy Park. Get the details

2) Cypress Gardens Water Ski Show (Saturday)

The Cypress Gardens Water Ski Show in Winter Haven is set for April 19th.  Get the details 

3) Underwater Egg Hunt and Spring Festival (Saturday)

Kids can dive for eggs at the St. Pete Beach Pool and then families head next door to Horan Park for music, food and games. Get the details

4) Diving Easter Bunny (Saturday, Sunday)

Easter activities at the Florida Aquarium include an egg hunt throughout the exhibits, mermaid performances and an Easter picnic. Get the details

5) Championship Cat Show (Saturday, Sunday)

The TICA All Breed Champioship Cat Show will be held this weekend in Largo. There's also an adopt-a-cat expo and vendors. Get the details

6) Yankees vs. Rays (Saturday, Sunday)

The New York Yankees are back in their second (spring training home) to take on the Tampa Bay Rays for the weekend. Get the details

7) Color Your Egg Run (Saturday)

The 5K Easter-themed run will be a color crazy day in Lithia. Get the details

8) Taste of Tierra Verde and Car Show (Saturday)

Taste local restaurants, activities for kids, plus the 21 car and truck show in downtown Tierra Verde. Proceeds benefit Eckerd College Search & Rescue. 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 here, http://events.wfla.com/.

If you don’t see your event listed, you can search for other events here, http://events.wfla.com/listings .

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: http://bit.ly/19b8ICY

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