1. RibFest (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
A huge weekend of tasty food, drinks, family fun and live music including Chase Rice, Kip Moore and more. Get the details
2. Sand Sculpting Festival (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
The Siesta Key Crystal Classic sand sculpting competition runs this weekend on the white sands beach. Get the details
3. Sponge Docks Seafood Festival (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
This free event features an arts and crafts show, live music, a ‘best of’ contest, and tons of local fresh seafood! Get the details
4. Homosassa Arts, Crafts and Seafood Festival (Saturday, Sunday)
The annual festival has art exhibitors from all over the country and seafood from the local fishing community. Get the details
5. Tampa Am (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
A big amateur event in skateboarding at the Skatepark of Tampa. Get the details
6. Dunedin Dogtoberfest (Saturday)
The 8th Annual Dogtoberfest and Largest pet adopt-a-thon in North Pinellas in Highlander Park. Get the details
7. “The Newsies” (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
Direct from Broadway comes The Newsies, the crowd-pleasing new musical from Disney at the Straz Center this weekend. Get the details
8. Fall Florida AutoFest (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
Car show and automotive-themed weekend fit for all ages, at Sun ‘n Fun Complex in Lakeland. 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 it on our Out & About section. http://8.wfla.com/1zWdKvD
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