8 things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend: Nov. 5-7

Yoshiko Yap

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – It’s a excellent weekend for food stuff festivals right here in Tampa Bay!

No matter exactly where you are across the spot, there is anything for you. From St. Petersburg to the Tampa Riverwalk, to chowder and wine, it’s going to be a tasty several times.

There are also other festivals likely on, celebrating wildlife, conservation and “upcycling.”

These functions are presented in no individual buy. If you know of something heading on in the course of the area in the long run, mail an e-mail to on [email protected].

Spot: Tampa Bay Riverwalk

The festival will choose to the Riverwalk at 1710 N Highland Ave., in the vicinity of Ulele, on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

There will be food items vehicles, food tents, regional crafters, reside songs, artwork activities for children, as very well as art lessons and more. The celebration is pet-friendly.

“Join us for a weekend of food items and flavors from about the globe,” the event’s website reads.

Site: Tampa Bay location

This will be the initial weekend of Tampa Bay Burger 7 days, which kicks off Nov. 4 and runs via Nov. 14.

Imaginative Loafing Tampa Bay is teaming up with region dining places to provide diners burger promotions for $10 and beneath, as effectively as Funky Buddha and Tito’s Handmade Vodka drink specials and much more. Friends should be absolutely sure to request for the Tampa Bay Burger Week distinctive when browsing a taking part restaurant.

Some of these eating places contain American Social, Gigglewaters, Datz, Chicago’s Most effective Burgers and a lot more.

A part of the proceeds will profit Feeding Tampa Bay.

Place: 400 Bayshore Dr NE, St. Petersburg

The two-day pageant will get put at North Straub Park in downtown St. Pete and will aspect a showcase of cooks, eating places, breweries and wine in a “Grand Tasting” village.

Guests will obtain a wine glass, custom tote bag, wine glass lanyard and access to the tasting village, which spans about 25,000 square feet of tented space.

Normal admission tickets are $85 and consist of unrestricted tasting from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

A portion of proceeds will advantage The Children’s Cancer Middle.

Place: 7701 Boca Ciega Dr, St Pete Beach front

The 7th annual St. Pete Seashore Chowder Obstacle will get position on Sunday at Horan Park from 1-5 p.m.

The challenge is a chowder and soup cook dinner-off with chefs and eating places from the region. Website visitors will vote for their beloved, and a panel of chefs will also identify who wins in chowder and non-chowder categories. “The Golden Ladle” will be awarded to finest in general.

According to the function site, in addition to a military services induction ceremony and salute to veterans, there will also be live new music, beer and wine, raffles and a silent auction.

The chowder challenge positive aspects the Veterans of South Pinellas County.

Locale: Grand Blvd &, Bank St, New Port Richey

This festival at Sims Park will be held on Saturday in conjunction with “America Recycles Working day.”

“Upcycling is also known as reuse or the transformation of unwelcome waste into new components or goods,” a push release from the function organizer, Preserve Pasco Stunning, suggests.

The event options a selection of upcycle suppliers and artists promoting items like jewelry manufactured from points like spoons and repurposed furniture and décor. There will also be farmer’s market suppliers, plant profits, meals vehicles and live bands.

Area: 6140 Turkey Creek Rd, Plant City

The Raptor Heart of Tampa Bay is web hosting the second Miracles of Wildlife Pageant on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Edward Medard Conservation Park.

Attendees will be capable to see some of Florida’s indigenous species, like birds of prey, skunks, snakes, tortoises and additional.

There will be stay shows, demonstrations, artists, crafts, reveals and fingers-on routines.

Pageant tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for navy and small children 12 and beneath are totally free with adult admission. Proceeds will assist the Raptor Heart of Tampa Bay finish its acquire of a rehabilitation centre for unwell and hurt birds of prey.

Locale: 2043 Curlew Rd, Palm Harbor

The fundraiser benefitting the Palm Harbor Museum will return on Saturday from 4-7 p.m.

Seven tables symbolizing seven historic communities in just the region, according to the event’s Facebook webpage, will provide wine and food items from nearby places. Specific wine picks will be paired with treats outdoors on the patio.

Celebration admission also includes a tour of the museum displays inside of the Hartley House.

Tickets are $40 for each particular person, but team prices for every table are available.

Area: 452 3rd Avenue W, Bradenton

The to start with annual Bradenton Riverwalk Arts & Crafts Competition will consider place both equally Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Pavilion on the Bradenton Riverwalk.

The party is no cost, open up to the community and will feature arts and crafts by artisans from across the state and nation.

“All the artwork juried into this celebration is handmade, hand-crafted in these kinds of mediums as portray, jewelry, pictures, ceramics, candles, glass, woodworking, dips & sauces, metalwork, digital artwork fishing clothing and extra,” a press launch mentioned.

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