8 fun things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay | Oct. 9-11

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1. Heart Walk (Saturday)
Heart disease is the number one killer of men and women in the United States and we want to help change that. Join our fight against heart disease and walk with us at the 2018 Heart Walk at Raymond James Stadium. Sign up to be on the WFLA News Channel 8 team for free today! Get the details

2. Cars and Couture (Saturday)
Cars & Couture is a fundraiser benefiting Autism Speaks with an exotic car display and couture fashion show. Guests can look forward to an opulent reception at a private mansion, featuring exotic automobiles, a silent auction, fine wine and cigars, live music and an all-out couture fashion show. Tickets are $150. Get the details

3. Arts Annual (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) 
Join the first ever Creative Pinellas Arts Annual exhibition, performance and fundraiser to support the arts in Pinellas County. This event features over 20 Pinellas County artists in multiple disciplines coming together for the first time in one place at the amazing 10,000 square-foot Gallery at Creative Pinellas. Tickets are $25. Get the details

4. Tampa Greek Festival (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
What better way to spend the weekend than satisfying your cravings for Greek lamb, gyros, herb lemon chicken and many more delicious authentic Greek dishes? St. John’s famous finishing touches, such as Baklava, Kourambiedes, Koulourakia, and many other famous Greek pastry treats, are a tasty excuse to stay just a little longer and enjoy live music until closing. Festival entry is $2. Get the details

5. Spongedock Seafood Festival (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
The event will provide plenty of tasty choices to please everyone’s palate, including non-seafood items for land lubbers. Continuous live music is once again offered all weekend long, featuring local and regional musicians. Admission is free. Get the details

6. St. Pete Rib Fest (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) 
Ribfest features the best BBQ ribbers in the world. NEW this year a variety of other food offering as well. On Saturday and Sunday, in the Family Fun Zone. there will be fun activities for kids and games for grown-ups too. Admission is $20. Get the details

7. Holiday Gift Market (Saturday, Sunday) 
Get all of your holiday needs covered at this one-stop-shop where over 200 merchants from across the country including some of Tampa Bay’s most well-known companies such as Toffee to Go, Seventh Avenue Apothecary, Southerndoe and more are making it easier than ever to shop local. Tickets are $10. Get the details

8. Imagination Day (Sunday) 
Imagination Day is Citrus Park’s family fun day. It offers educational activities, giveaways, characters, and plenty of fun for the kiddos and the parents. The first 100 children at the event will receive a free Superhero Cape. This event is free. 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.

We know there are 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://www.wfla.com/weather


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