8 fun things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay | April 23-24

1. Sugar Sand Festival (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
The 10-day beach celebration goes on at Pier 60 in Clearwater Beach! Activities for all ages, including a kids’ area, street performers, live entertainment, fireworks, sand sculpting classes, speed sand demonstrations, master sand sculpting competition, and The Sugar Sand Walk Exhibit. Get the details

2. Florida Gun Shows (Saturday, Sunday)
Buy, trade, sell guns or finish the State of Florida Concealed Weapon Firearms Permit Course. The show is at the Florida State Fairgrounds. Get the details

3. Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival – final weekend (Saturday, Sunday)
Catch it while it lasts – come enjoy the final weekend of the Food and Wine Fest with Gente de Zona on stage Saturday and Jordin Sparks Sunday.  Get the details

4. Downtown Farmers Curb Market in Lakeland (Saturday)
You can get fresh produce, plants and locally crafted items that showcase the diversity of this Polk County community. Get the details

5. Pasco Earth Day Celebration (Saturday)
This annual event offers environmental exhibitions, activities and door prizes for the whole family. Get the details

6. St. Anthony’s Triathlon (Sunday)
Thousands of athletes will race on foot and on bikes competing in the 33rd annual St. Anthony’s Triathlon. Get the details

7. Fort De Soto Nature Walk (Sunday)
Enjoy the beauty of Ft. De Soto Park during a free one-hour nature walk guided through six areas of the park. Get the details

8. Yoga + Dali (Sunday)
Spiritual energy of the Dali Museum combined with yoga and fantastic water views – what can be better for a Sunday? 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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