8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | May 17-18 - WFLA News Channel 8

8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | May 17-18

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1. 97X Backyard BBQ (Saturday)
Bastille will headline this annual music festival in downtown St. Pete. Get the details

2. $5 Day (Saturday)
On Saturday, MOSI is offering the Tampa Bay community $5 admission. Get the details

3. Tampa Bay Boat Show (Sunday)

Held at the Florida State Fairgrounds, the three-day boat show has boats and boating supplies on display. Get the details

4. Downtown Sarasota Craft Fair (Saturday, Sunday)
More than 100 local and national crafters will get together for the craft fair this weekend. Get the details

5. Red, White and Craft Brews Fest (Saturday)
The 3rd annual Armed Forces History Museum Beer Fest in Largo will have dozens of craft brews and food trucks to enjoy. Get the details

6. Orange Blossom Jamboree (Saturday, Sunday)
Twenty bands play for a fun family time at the Sertoma Youth Ranch in Brooksville. Get the details

7. Annual Spring Market & Craft Fair (Saturday)
Shopping, kids activities, and more to raise money for student summer camp scholarships in Lakeland. Get the details

8. Clearwater Beach Restaurant Week (Saturday, Sunday)
Your favorite restaurants are offering deals during the annual restaurant week that wraps up this weekend. 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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