Around the Bay – Kid Friendly Weekend Events {Sept 2nd-4th}

Weekend Events

Friday, September 2nd

Art on the House

Come visit the museum on Friday night to enjoy all the exhibitions on display.

Time: 4 pm – 8 pm

Cost: Pay-as-you-will admission to the museum

Location: Tampa Museum of Art, 120 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa

MOMs-Logo-200_wM.O.M’s Friday Night Market

The M.O.M’s Friday Night Market was created to enhance the downtown New Port Richey community and a portion of the vendor fees are donated to Pasco Pet Fest.

Time: 5 pm – 9 pm

Cost: Free

Location:  5628 Main St, New Port Richey

Saturday, September 3rd

Ybor City Saturday Market

Ybor-City-Saturday-Market-300x186You’ll be sure to find great produce at great prices, gourmet foods & sauces, fresh baked breads, prepared foods, herbs & plants, pet treats, honey, fine cigars, unique gifts, photography, artwork, jewelry, woodworking, bath & body products,  candles & so much more!

Time:  9 am – 1 pm

Cost: Free

Location:  Centennial Park, 1901 19th St, Tampa

Michaels Kids Club

Let your kids (ages 3+) explore their creativity while you shop!

Time:  10 am – 12 pm

Cost: $2 (includes supplies)

Location: 3804 S. Dale Mabry Hwy, Ste A, Tampa; 14829 N. Dale Mabry Hwy, Carrollwood; 2564 W. Brandon Blvd., Brandon; 229 W. Alexander St, Plant City

Art Spot

Projects will vary week to week to tie into the exhibition on view at the museum.

Time: 11 am – 2 pm

Cost: Free

Location: Tampa Museum of Art, 120 W. Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa

Celebrate Oldsmar


Bring blankets and chairs for two nights of a Labor Day salute and family fun with carnival rides, games, live music and fireworks (9:30 p.m. both nights). Food, beer and wine will be available for purchase.

Time: 12 pm –  10 pm

Cost: Free (rides additional)

Location: 107 Shore Dr W, Oldsmar

Sunday, Sept 4th

Largo Central Railroad Public Runs


The first full weekend of each month, The Largo Central Railroad provides free public runs of their mini train.
The train tracks cover 1.2 miles through the beautiful Largo Central Park. Train hours are from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on the first Saturday and Sunday of the month. Children must be at least one year old to ride. Pregnant women cannot ride the trains due to insurance regulations.

Time: 10 am – 4 pm

Cost: Free

Location: Largo Central Park 101 Central Park Dr Largo

Studio Movie Grill: Toons Series: MIRACULOUS: TALES OF LADYBUG & CAT NOIR

Check out popular children’s television and direct-to-DVD titles on the big screen before you can buy them in stores! Each feature is a perfect one hour movie experience for young children.

Time: 10 am

Cost: $3 per person

Location: 12332 University Mall Ct, Tampa

Light Up Tampa Bay Labor Day Celebration


Tampa Bay’s Summer Holiday Fireworks Series is at Channelside Bay Plaza, Tampa. Celebrate this Labor Day weekend with live music, entertainment, family-friendly activities and a festive waterfront fireworks display.

Time: 6 pm – 10 pm

Cost: Free

Location: Channelside Bay Plaza, Tampa 615 Channelside Dr, Tampa