This Weekend in Tampa Bay!
Events Happening this weekend in Tampa Bay (Dec 2nd - Dec 7th)
Here is a list of some fun things to do this weekend in the Tampa Bay area!
SNOWED INN - Sparkman Wharf
The Snowed Inn winter wonderland will kick off with a tree lighting ceremony celebrating the longer nights of winter at 5:30p.m. Beginning December 1, the lawn will become the ultimate post-slope hangout complete with oversized holiday cards, Instagram-able photo ops, swings transformed into ski lifts, bonfires with cozy blankets and a log cabin stage with unique, seasonal entertainment.
GLORIOUS NIGHT - A DRIVE-IN CHRISTMAS LIGHT SHOW
November 26, 2021 - January 2, 2022 from 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM at the First Baptist Church Plant City, a Christmas house light show! Bring some blankets and the whole Family.
JIMMY BUFFETT - Amalie Arena
Join Jimmy Buffett at the Amalie Arena on December 4 at 8pm for his Slack Tide Tour!
STORYTIME WITH MRS. CLAUS - Hyde Park Village
Join us for a Storytime with Mrs. Claus on Thursday, December 2 from 10am-12pm. Bring a blanket and meet us in Snow Circle Shops for a reading of: Frosty the Snowman, Gingerbread Baby, Red Sled and Got to Get to Bear’s.
CHRISTMAS IN THE WILD - Lowery Park Zoo
It’s the most wonderful time of the year at ZooTampa with the return of Christmas in the Wild, featuring one of Tampa Bay’s largest light displays, delectable holiday treats, amazing wildlife and new festive adventures. This year is BIGGER, better, and brighter than ever, with six new illuminated zones of lights, festive entertainment that the whole family will enjoy.
BRUNCH BUFFET CRUISE - Yacht StarShip
Come aboard the Yacht StarShip for the ultimate weekend brunch experience featuring $10 bottomless mimosas. Set sail as you sip on endless mimosas and enjoy a specially-prepared brunch with friends and family. Unwind from the week and relax on the water while you take in the skyline views of Downtown Tampa. After brunch, enjoy dancing and a live DJ on the top deck while you cruise the waters of Downtown Tampa. Brunch cruises depart out of Tampa every Saturday and Sunday.
FRESH MARKET AT WIREGRASS - The Shops at Wiregrass
The Fresh Market at Wiregrass is held from 10am-2pm on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month from January through October and on only the 1st Saturday of the month for December. The Fresh Market features 50+ vendors in the heart of the shopping center where you’ll find a variety of local, certified organic, hydroponic and conventional produce, plants, organic garden food/supplies, locally made foods such as jams, salsa, dips, seasonings, sauces and oil, as well as local artists showcasing their creative efforts and eco-friendly products.
TAMPA BAY'S FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AND SANTA'S VILLAGE - Hillsborough County Fairgrounds
This ALL-NEW holiday light spectacular will envelop guests in an enchanting winter wonderland from entrance to exit, with one million lights blanketing the entire site. The nearly two-mile drive-thru experience of continuous light features is followed by a festive walking visit to Santa’s Village.
VISITS WITH SANTA - Hyde Park Village
Celebrate the holiday season with Santa Claus at Hyde Park Village. Join for visits and photos with him inside Irish 31 on December 23rd from 4pm-8pm.
CRUISIN' AT WIREGRASS CAR & TRUCK SHOW - The Shops at Wiregrass
Classic cars and great shopping just seem to go together at The Shops at Wiregrass! Cruisin' at Wiregrass features nearly 200 custom and classic cars and trucks along Paseo Drive. Select Sundays from Noon - 4pm. Grab an ice-cream, soak up a little Florida sunshine and do a little shopping as you enjoy these unique beauties.
TODDLER TUESDAYS AT ZOOTAMPA - ZooTampa at Lowry Park
Toddler Tuesday returns in 2021 for an Amazing Adventure through the Alphabet! From awesome amphibians to slithering snakes, join us to learn about the wild side of the ABCs. Each month, we will investigate a new letter and find out how it fits into the animal kingdom. With interactive activities and songs, storytime, and exclusive animal mingles, our youngest Zoo Members will discover nature in a whole new way!
CHILDREN'S BOARD FREE TUESDAY - Glazer Children's Museum
Free Tuesdays align with the Children’s Board’s mission to promote the well-being of children and families by uniting community partners, investing in innovative opportunities, and leading the county in best practices so that the whole community can realize its full potential.
MOVIE ON THE LAWN - Sparkman Wharf
Join us for a Movie on the Lawn + an AR Workshop Tampa on Monday, Dec. 6th. FOUR CHRISTMASES + CRAFT WORKSHOP
HYDE PARK VILLAGE ESSENTIALS MARKET - Hyde Park Village
Fresh Market with a socially distant spin! Join us for The Essentials Market, an appointment-only monthly event featuring a selection of the vendors you love, with plenty of space to shop and stroll. The first Sunday of every month from 10am – 3pm at the Village Circle.
Toys for Tots Exotic Car Rally
Sunday, December 5, 9:30 am - Following its annual Toys for Tots toy drive, the Dimmitt Automotive Group will carry thousands of toys from St. Petersburg to Toys for Tots distribution center in Tampa by way of 100+ exotic, luxury and supercars filled with thousands of children’s toys.