There’s never a dull moment in beloved St. Petersburg. This weekend, we’ve got everything from an international wine auction (Wine Weekend 2018!) to a celebration of all things local (Localtopia!), to Indie Markets and Superbowl festivities (at every bar, ever. But still – Skol Vikes.). No matter what your interests, there’s something for you this weekend – so get out there and do it!
THURSDAY FEB. 1ST
Birthday Party: Coast Bike Share St. Pete turns one!
Coast Bike Share St. Pete is turning one! Here’s what they have planned for you: 5:45pm – Meet at Park & Rec for complimentary coffee and delicious donuts from local bike-friendly business Black Crow Coffee Co. 6:15pm – Depart on a guided group ride around our beautiful city. 7:15pm – Join us for a post-ride after party, food and drinks at Park & Rec. Your ride wristband will get you $4 cocktails, wine and drafts all night, and a front row seat for the MVB (Most Valuable Biker) Awards.
ArtFlix: Marcel Duchamp at the Dali Museum
ArtFlix is a film series that features art related documentaries and feature films. In conjunction with The Dali Museum’s exhibition Dali/Duchamp, ArtFlix will feature the documentary, Artists of the 20th Century: Marcel Duchamp. 2004
50min Not rated Cost: Free (Parking is free after 5pm on Thursdays as available) Location: Will Raymund Theater. 6-7pm.
Fine Art after 5pm: reduced admission to The Dali Museum & MFA
Fine art can be pricey. Thursdays after 5pm, visit the Dali for just $10, and the MFA for $5. Have a glass of wine and stroll the museums for the perfect Happy Hour.
More Dali Museum information can be found here.
Museum of Fine Arts information can be found here.
Be sure to check out the MFA’s Star Wars & the Power of Costume exhibit before it’s gone.
FRIDAY FEB. 2ND
February First Friday St. Pete: Mardi Gras Theme!
It’s Mardi Gras on the streets this First Friday in Downtown St. Pete. Stacks of beads, Jazz and Abita flowing all night at St. Pete’s biggest block party! Enjoy live performances from Dwayne White and Friends and a New Orleans style Jazz band. First Friday runs from 6pm to 10pm.
Wine Weekend 2018
HYbar Happy Hour
Hit the bar at St. Pete’s newest hotel – The Hyatt Place St. Pete. Celebrate your long week with a cold craft cocktail or local craft brew while listening to local live music! This high brow happy hour happens every Friday night, with beautiful views and great deals. Happy Hour runs from 4:30pm-7:30pm.
SATURDAY FEB. 3RD
Dali and Beyond Film Series: Modern Masters – Dali
The Dalí & Beyond Film Series features an eclectic selection of films – both familiar and fantastic – with monthly themes ranging from horror, experimental and psychological to kid-friendly and world cinema. In conjunction with The Dali Museum’s exhibition Dali/Duchamp, February’s Dali & Beyond Film Series features documentaries that introduce the two exhibiting artists, Salvador Dali & Marcel Duchamp. This week: Modern Masters: Dali. 1pm.
DillyDally with Dali
11:45 – 4:30pm. Children can discover the creative world of Dali through games, puzzles and arts + crafts activities which educate and encourage family interaction. DillyDally with Dali takes place under the direction of the Museum’s Family Programs Coordinator in the 1st floor Education Classroom. Cost: FREE
St. Pete Indie Market
St. Pete Indie Market is settling into their home for the season at Green Bench Brewing Co.! This upcoming market will run from 11am – 4pm will feature 90+ Vendors featuring artists and makers, vintage collectors, plants, handcrafted goods, small business, food and more! Come hang with the best makers out there!
Running for (Coffee) Brews!
Join Run For Brews every Saturday morning at 8am for a FREE 5K run in DTSP, followed by coffee and breakfast at Mickey’s Cafe on Central! The 5K is a beautiful waterfront route in downtown St. Pete… and runners receive 10% off food and drinks at Mickey’s on their return! Kick that New Years Resolution into full gear and get running! All levels are welcome…walkers, runners, joggers! If you haven’t already signed a waiver, please do so at www.runningforbrews.com.
Saturday Morning Market at Al Lang Stadium
St. Pete’s favorite way to say good morning is back on Beach Drive! After spending the summer in Williams Park, the Market is back with all of the goods – and eats – to make your Saturday morning sweet. Stop by Al Lang Stadium Parking lot from 9am to 2pm. For more information, visit their website: http://saturdaymorningmarket.com/
Localtopia 2018: “A Community Celebration of All Things Local”
Keep Saint Petersburg Local proud to bring back Localtopia in Williams Park for its 5th year! LOCALTOPIA is St. Pete’s largest “Community Celebration of All Things Local” showcasing over 200 of our city’s favorite independent businesses and community organizations. This FREE* family-friendly festival also commemorates KSPL’s 6-Year Anniversary! More information here: https://www.facebook.com/Localtopiastpete/
Wine Weekend 2018 International Wine Auction & After Party
This year our exciting auction event starts at 2:00 PM with the Wine Tasting/Auction Preview – Sip wines and champagnes as you preview the International Wine Auction under the tent, North Lawn of the Museum of Fine Arts, At 4:00 PM let the International Wine Auction begin! More information here: wineweekendstpete.org/
SUNDAY JAN 4TH
Wine Weekend 2018 Le Champagne Brunch
Wrapping up Wine Weekend St. Pete 2018 is Le Champagne Brunch, which benefits the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida, the arts, its legacy, and its many children’s programs. Wine Weekend St. Pete is the largest fundraising event for the Museum of Fine Arts representing all that is exquisite. Join us for brunch featuring Champagnes from the regions and a special surprise!More information here: wineweekendstpete.org/
Yoga at the Dali
From 10:30-11:45am every Sunday. Join Lucky Cat Yoga every Sunday at The Dali – a remarkable environment where Dali’s energy infuses the physical, mental and spiritual inspiration of yoga. Classes are held in the Raymond James Community Room or Avant-Garden, both with incredible views of the waterfront.
The Lucky Cats teach vinyasa yoga, an all-levels approach that incorporates an interplay of basic breath work, postures, meditation and relaxation. Each student is encouraged to awaken and sustain their practice at their own pace. Please arrive early on a light stomach. Don’t have a mat? We have several on hand to lend.
Cost: $10 members and students, $15 non-members.
Masterpieces & Mimosas at the Dali Museum
Let’s get (Sur)real. What could be better than a Spanish brunch, complete with mimosas AND the wild works of Salvador Dali? No comparison. Grab a companion for your journey into weird and wonderful from 11 to 4pm in the museum’s Gala Cafe.