1. Tampa Bay International Auto Show (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
Over 350 of the hottest new 2016 cars and trucks on display at the Tampa Convention Center. Get the details
2. Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival (Saturday, Sunday)
The 23rd annual craft festival in on Main Street Dunedin is free. Get the details
3. Holiday Gift Expo (Saturday)
More than 100 local exhibitors will be on hand at the Strawberry Festival Expo Building in Plant City, plus cookies, shopping, a Santa. Get the details
4. Plant City Pig Jam (Friday, Saturday)
Individuals compete in the professional and amateurs’ barbeque competition. Get the details
5. Sarasota Fall Fine Art Festival (Saturday, Sunday)
The 3rd Annual Sarasota Fall Fine Art Festival is on Gulfstream Ave in downtown Sarasota showcasing the art of national and regional artisans. Get the details
6. Tampa’s Downtown on Ice (Daily)
The ice skating rink is open for the winter season in Curtis Hixon Park. Get the details
7. Sand Sculpting Competition & Music Festival (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
Sanding Ovations at Bilmar Beach Resort in Treasure Island is a four day competition of sand sculpting masters from around the world creating astonishing works of art using nothing but sand. Get the details
8. Festival Of Trees (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
This event is in its 31st year in Clearwater with hundreds of trees and wreaths decorated by local artists, businesses and more for sale benefiting intellectual and developmental disabilities. 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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