8 fun things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay | May 28-29

1. Light Up Tampa Bay (Sunday)
Fireworks will go off in remembrance of our fallen heroes in Channelside, along with live music and entertainment. Get the details

2. Sunset Music Festival (Saturday, Sunday)
Two-day music festival with some of the world’s top DJs hits Raymond James Stadium. Get the details

3. Margarita Festival (Saturday) 
More than 40 margarita types will be up for sampling in Curtis Hixon Park with Blues Traveler headlining the event. Get the details

4. 97X BBQ (Saturday)
Artists perform in Vinoy Park, downtown St. Pete, for this free concert hosted by 97X. Get the details

5. Tampa Bay Rays vs. Yankees (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
The Rays play the Yankees at The Trop this weekend for a triple-header. Get the details

6. Memorial Day at the Aquarium (Saturday, Sunday)
Any active duty, veteran, retired or drilling reservist or National Guardsman is entitled to two free general admission tickets to the Aquarium this weekend. Get the details

7. Memorial Day Sandbar Concert  (Sunday)
The only way to get to this free concert is by boat! It is held in the “P” Channel in St. Petersburg. Get the details

8. MegaCon (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
If you feel like making the drive to Orlando for MegaCon is happening this weekend, one of the largest comic book conventions in the southeast. Celebrity guest include William Shatner, John Cusack, and Stan Lee. Get the details

Wishing everyone a happy and safe Memorial Day Weekend. Photo: Flikr/Sam Howzit
Wishing everyone a happy and safe Memorial Day Weekend!
Photo: Flikr/Sam Howzit


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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