1. Jameis Winston Dream Forever (Friday)
Guests, foundation supporters and Tampa Bay’s charitable community will enjoy cocktails, small plates and desserts while mingling with Winston and teammates. Exclusive signed items will be available in a silent auction as well as an exciting live auction with proceeds going to Jameis Winston’s Dream Forever Foundation. Get the details
2. Celebrate Summer Day (Saturday)
Visitors and residents are invited to come and explore all that Central Florida has to offer in family fun and activities at this free, family-friendly event. There will be games, prize giveaways, bounce houses for kids, booths and displays, plus numerous craft and specialty vendors. Get the details
3. National Trails Day (Saturday)
Waterset in Apollo Beach is celebrating by inviting folks throughout Tampa Bay to help reach its goal of logging 1,000 miles by enjoying the miles of trails within the master-planned community. Get the details
4. Skate Park Grand Opening (Saturday)
The 12-foot-deep bowl is the deepest skatepark bowl in Florida and is opening for the first time in St. Petersburg. Enjoy events throughout the day, including the Best Trick event, the Skateboard Bowl, and much more. Get the details
5. Seafood & Music Festival (Saturday, Sunday)
If you like delicious foods and great live music, join us for the weekend in St. Armands Circle Park. Enjoy an array of foods including an open raw bar of shrimp, crab legs and oysters, with live musical performances. Get the details
6. Craft Festival (Saturday, Sunday)
This summertime tradition returns for its 25th year with thousands of hand-made-in-the-U.S.A. artisan-created pottery, jewelry, paintings, and more. Featuring nearly 100 Florida-based craft artisans, this two-day free event. Get the details
7. Gulf Port Grand Prix (Sunday)
Featuring Formula 1 Boat Racing and festival including 2 support classes of powerboats, a pleasure boat show, antique boats display, local products and food and beverage vendors. Get the details
8. All About Women Expo (Sunday)
The expo has four featured areas that host Beauty, Wellness, Fashion and Girls Wanting to Have Fun. Enjoy makeup and hair care techniques, massages, sample products, talk to doctors and health professionals, watch a fashion show and more. 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 events to our calendar.
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