8 fun things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay | January 9-10

1. Barkarilla: The Pooch Parade (Saturday)
Don’t miss the 6th annual pirate pooch parade, including a pirate float contest.  Get the details

2. Second Street Art Walk (Saturday)
Be the first to see new works of art from over 40 studios and galleries in the Waterfront Arts District. Check out numerous galleries throughout St. Petersburg.Get the details

3. Uttarayan Festival – Kite Day (Sunday)
Grab the family and head to the Florida State Fairgrounds for Kit Flying Day. Whether you enjoy flying a kite or are just looking to relax on a blanket while watching others, it’s sure to be a fun time for the entire family. Get the details

4. Ragtime The Musical (Saturday)
The stories of an upper-class wife, a determined Jewish immigrant and a daring young Harlem musician unfold – set in turn-of-the-century New York – all three united by their desire and belief in a brighter tomorrow. Get the details

5. Ringling Bros B&B Circus
From a dream team of acrobats coming together to attempt four consecutive triple somersaults on a one-of-a-kind trapeze to clowns, leopards, tigers and more. Get the details

6. 6th Annual Chili Salsa Bowl
If you love Chili and Salsa, this event is for you. Complete with live music, a giant inflatable slide, face painting and games for kids, this special day will benefit the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. Get the details

7. Food Truck Rally @ TPC Tampa Bay
Enjoy a variety of food trucks. Get the details

8. Kettle Krush 5K / Fun Run (Saturday)
Runners, families and friends unite in this year’s Kettle Krush 5K/1 Mile Fun Run in St. Petersburg. 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
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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