Volume VII                                      FLORIDA'S  SUNCOAST - FEBRUARY, 2018                                 Number 2


FEBRUARY ON FLORIDA'S SUNCOAST
Our Picks for this month's exploring and fun on Florida's West Coast!

 

Visiting CLEARWATER-
Feb 17&18 – Sat & Sun.
Clearwater Bike Fest
1st Annual Bike Fest & 5th Annual Cruisin' at the Cap Car Show Cruisin’ at the Capitol weekend kicks off with the 1st Annual Clearwater Bike Fest sponsored by Culver's, Saturday February 17 from 5 - 9pm. Located on the 400-500 blocks of Cleveland Street, this FREE motorcycle event features live music by Robby Steinhardt & The Music of Kansas with Stormbringer, food & beer vendors, 50/50 raffle, giveaways & more! Register your bike before the party to be eligible for prizes given out throughout the night. (Must be present to win). *Bike parking on Cleveland Street within the event space will be first come, first serve*. Register your Motorcycle.




Feb 25 - Sunday, 4:15 pm.
Dunedin Concert Band: "Around the World in 80 Minutes"
Free to attend; Suggested $10 donation. Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 3200 McMullen Booth Rd, Clearwate. Take a musical trip with the Dunedin Concert Band to multiple cultures around the world. Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation and Dunedin Concert Band. For more information, call (727) 812-4530. (More info)


February at Clearwater's Ruth Eckerd Hall and the Capitol Theatre
See Arlo Guthrie, Little River Band, Marilyn and Dean, The Beach Boys, Gordon Lightfoot, Dancing with the Stars and that's just the beginning! (More info)

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Visiting ST. PETERSBURG-

Feb 10, Sat, 12 p.m. -- 4 p.m.
Cupid's Undie Run
St. Petersburg, FL
This February, be part of something great. Cupid’s Undie Run is a “brief” fun run that takes place in the middle of a BIG party. That’s right: party, run (a mile-ish, at your own pace), party – all to find a cure to Neurofibromatosis, a genetic disorder that affects 1 in every 3,000 children born. We encourage undies, but we get that it’s not for everyone, maybe costumes are more your style? So whether you start a team with your friends, join a team, or run solo, just come out, have a blast, and raise some money for NF research! Sign-up!

 



Visiting SAFETY HARBOR-

Every Sunday. 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Safety Harbor Market on Main
Gazebo at John Wilson Park, 401 Main Street. Safety Harbor
Find local hand-crafted items, local food vendors, produce, fresh orange juice, pickled products, and much more! Selection varies each week to bring you something new each time you visit the market. Plan to come early for breakfast or stay through the afternoon and enjoy lunch on the gazebo lawn while listening to live music.

 

Enjoy a walk through quaint downtown Safety Harbor after your visit to the market.

Feb 17, Saturday, Noon - 10p.m.
San Gennaro Festival
110 Veterans Memorial Lane, Safety Harbor
$4 per person
The Italian American Women of Today (L.I.A.D.O) brings the San Gennaro Italian American Festival to the Safety Harbor Waterfront Park. Come out and enjoy Italian entertainment, food, arts and crafts, and even Italian cars.
(More info)


 



 
Visiting TAMPA and the Florida State Fair, Feb 8 - 19
Events Calendar Discount Days  Buy Tickets  Hours/Directions 
 Hotels/Camping
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Visiting DUNEDIN-


Feb 11 - Sunday
Creative Artists Guild: Art Show
10 am - 4 pm, John R. Lawrence Pioneer Park (Main & Douglas). Local artists present in Fine Art, Photography, Jewelry and Ceramics. Free to attend.



Feb 13 – Tuesday, 4-10pm.
Dunedin Mardi Gras Parade & Festival - Free.
Main Street between Louden Avenue and Broadway
(More Info)


Feb 17-18, Sat & Sun, 10am-5pm.
Art & Craft Festival
Downtown Dunedin. Free!
Meet 150 of the nation's most talented artists showcasing life-size sculptures, spectacular painting, one-of-a-kind jewels, photography, ceramics and more! Presented by American Craft Endeavors. (More info

Feb 25 – Sunday 3 p.m.
Dunedin Community Chorus Free to attend, donations accepted. Enjoy a reivew of "Hidden Talents" as the 80-voice "chorus with a heart" directed by Stephen L. Allen, shines and entertains in solo and ensemble performances. Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation and Dunedin Community Chorus.
Phone 727-812-4530.
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November thru May, Every Friday & Saturday 9am - 2pm
Dunedin Downtown Market
Pioneer Park, Douglas & Main.
The Friday and Saturday morning market, located in John R. Lawrence Pioneer Park at the intersection of Douglas and Main Streets, has become a popular place for locals and visitors, where shoppers can pick up fresh produce and a wide choice of gourmet items.
Visiting ST. PETERSBURG-

Feb 16, Friday,
2nd Annual St. Pete French Fry Festival -
Food Truck Rally

Albert Whitted Park, 480 Bayshore De. SE
(More info)

Feb 24 & 25 - Sat/Sun, 10 - 5 p.m.
5th Annual Fine Arts Festival
Located in South Straub Park, across from the Museum of Fine Arts.  The event is a ‘boutique’ fine art festival of approximately 120 of Florida’s and America’s top fine artisans. An outdoor gallery showcasing extraordinary original and handmade artwork.  These artisans and their works weave a tapestry of art from creations in painting, glass, mixed-media, ceramics, sculpture, photography, metalwork, digital art, fiber art, woodworking – and more.

(More info.)
 

Feb 25 - Sun. Noon to 4:30 pm
Sunken Gardens Flamingo Festival
1825 Fourth Street North, St. Petersburg, FL
Show your love of flamingos and celebrate our young flock’s birthday! Wear pink for $1 off admission!  Kids’ activities courtesy of Great Explorations and Live Music free with garden admission.Beer/Wine available for purchase.
See you there! 

Your Visitor's Guide to
Tampa & the Suncoast!

Whether you are here on vacation, spring break or a quick business trip, take time to relax and enjoy all that Tampa, St. Pete and Clearwater Beach have to offer.

Tampa is a cosmopolitan city known for fine dining, upscale shops, spectacular shows, Busch Gardens and Lowry Park Zoo just for starters.

St. Pete holds its own on both the Bay and the Gulf with gorgeous beaches, Tampa Bay Rays Baseball, a vibrant downtown and Gulfside areas.

Clearwater Beach means "the Beach" to most visitors but it's also home to Winter and Hope, the dolphin movie stars, in one of the finest aquariums and movie museums in the Country.

Don't forget the fun to be had every afternoon at Pier 60 as locals and visitors alike gather to pay homage to another spectacular sunset.

 
Where to start? We've mapped some of Tampa Bay's best attractions starting from Tampa International Airport (TIA).
So much to see and do in the Tampa Bay Area! This listing highlights dozens of our favorite must-sees!
Dining to suit every taste can be found nearby. For those on a budget we've listed "economical" eateries.
From outlet stores to boutiques, some shops might fit right in on Rodeo drive. You name it, you can find it here!
County and City Parks abound for hiking, biking, canoeing or just picnicking. Great places to go, relax and enjoy Nature.
A selection from our many area photos highlighting Tampa Bay & other special places on Florida's Suncoast.
 
February – Pier 60 @ Clearwater Beach

SUNSET CINEMA at The Beach-
FREE outdoor movie theater under the stars at Pier 60. Great place for family outings, date night, or just to get together with friends! Bring a blanket or low lying lawn chair! Popcorn and concessions available on-site.  Movies begin at dusk.


Feb. 2- Everything, Everything (PG-13)
Feb. 3- Draft Day (PG-13)
 


Feb. 9- Flipped  (PG)
Feb. 10- The Notebook (PG-13)
Feb. 16- Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion,
  The Witch, and the Wardrobe (PG)
Feb. 17- Marschall (PG-13)
Feb. 23- Get Smart (PG-13)
Feb. 24- Loving (2016) (PG-13)

Website

 

 

Things to do around Florida's Suncoast
Visitor & Attraction Information by City
 

Keeping an eye
on the Suncoast

Fun things to do in Bradenton - Clearwater Beach - Dade City - Dunedin
Bradenton, Clearwater, Clearwater Beach,
Dade City, Dunedin
, Dunedin Stroll, 
Clearwater's Cleveland St


Have a blast at Indian Rocks Beach - Indian Shores - Lakeland - Lake Wales
Indian Rocks Beach, Indian Shores,
Lakeland, Lake Wales


Things to do and places to go in Largo - Oldsmar - Parrish - Pinellas County - Plant City
Largo, Oldsmar, Parrish,
Pinellas County, Plant City


Fun things to do in Sarasota - St Pete - Tampa - Spring Training
Safety Harbor
Sarasota, St Petersburg,
Tampa, Spring Training

Things to do in Thonotosassa - Tarpon Springs - Tierra Verde
Thonotosassa, Tarpon Springs,
Tierra Verde Brooker Creek Preserve

 
Tampa Bay Area
WEBCAMS

Winter the Dolphin Live
Tampa Traffic Cams
Clearwater Beach
Pier 60 Beachfront
Sarasota Van Wezel
Siesta Key Beach Live
St Pete Waterfront
Dunedin Live
New Port Richey
WFLA Webcams

FOX 13 Weathercams

Lots of Beach Days
Tampa Bay
Temperatures


Enjoy our beautiful
Tampa & Suncoast 
Area Parks


Fresh Produce, Arts & Crafts
Farmers' and Open Air
Markets


 


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The best attractions in Tampa Bay for less with Tampa Bay City Pass

The Economical Way
to see the Best Tampa
Bay Area Attractions


TAMPA BAY
CITY PASS

includes
1. The Florida Aquarium
2. Busch Gardens Tampa
3. Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo
4. Clearwater Marine Aquarium

5. Museum of Science and Industry
(MOSI) or The Chilhuly Collection
 



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