Around the Bay – Kid Friendly Weekend Events {Sept 9th-11th}

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

Grand Opening Celebration at Bok Tower Gardens


The celebration will begin with a special ribbon cutting dedication. Keeping with the theme of celebrating the future, children will be invited to commemorate the ribbon cutting moment with a native pollinator release. The day will also feature culinary demos in the Outdoor Kitchen along with a full schedule of special activities, music and demonstrations.

Time: 8am

Cost: General admission will be FREE for this historic event.

Location: Bok Tower Gardens, 1151 Tower Blvd, Lake Wales

Manasota Buds  Signing Time Concert


You and your family will sing and sign your favorite Signing Time songs with Rachel Coleman!

Time: 3 pm

Cost: Ticket prices:  $10, $15 & $20 – All tickets are general admission by section and are non-refundable.

Location: Lakewood Ranch High School Auditorium, 5500 Lakewood Ranch Blvd, Bradenton, FL 34211

Sunday, September 4th

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

Seminole Heights Sunday Morning Market 


The Seminole Heights Sunday Morning Market is now in it’s Summer Session at Southern Brewing and Wine Making! This market supports up to 50 vendors at this location and offers a mixture of Fresh Produce, Plants, Herbs, Fresh Baked Goods, Take Home Foods, Hand Crafts and Ready to Eat Lunch Bites. The market will operate at this location from June through September.

Time: 11am-3pm

Cost: Free

Location: 4500 N. Nebraska Ave. Tampa

Meet Pikachu Live At United Skates


It’s A Pokemon Party! We’re kicking off our new Sunday hours with a visit from Pikachu!

Time: 1 pm – 4 pm or 5 pm – 8 pm

Cost: $9.00 per person (includes skate rental) or $6.00 if you have your own

Location: 5121 North Armenia Avenue, Tampa