1. Florida State Fair (Saturday, Sunday)
The state fair is up and running from Feb. 4-15th! In addition to rides, delicious fair food and exhibits, this weekend there will be a Horse Show, Gun Show, Dream Car Sprint, and more. Get the details
2. Bay Area Renaissance Festival (Saturday, Sunday)
The 38th Annual Bay Area Renaissance Festival kicks off! “Pillage the Village” is the theme of this weekend at MOSI. Entertainment, craft beer, food tasting, a pirate costume contest, arm wrestling competition, and more. Get the details
3. Clearwater Beach Uncorked (Saturday, Sunday)
A wine and food event at the Hyatt Regency on Clearwater Beach. Get the details
4. Annie (Saturday)
The world’s best-loved musical hits the stage for two shows in one day at Ruth Eckerd Hall. Get the details
5. Pet Resource Center’s First Saturday Celebration (Saturday)
Meet your perfect pet match and take advantage of a Valentine-themed special adoption price at the Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center. Get the details
6. Mardi Gras Music and Food Festival (Saturday, Sunday)
Sarasota’s Mardi Gras will have live music, New Orlean’s delicacies like a crawfish boil, frozen cocktails, carnival rides and games in a family fun zone and more. Get the details
7. Monster Jam (Saturday)
Monster Jam returns to Raymond James Stadium this weekend. Get the details
8. Brooksville Native American Festival (Saturday, Sunday)
Family friendly event featuring Entertainment acts that include music and dance; Enjoy Native foods such as, Indian tacos, buffalo burgers, and fry bread! 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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