Clearwater Annual Events

Fun All Year Long!

Annual Events


Daily


Sunsets at Pier 60
Clearwater - 727.449.1036
www.sunsetsatpier60.com

Clearwater's Dolphins Trail
Clearwater - 727.461.0011
www.tinyurl.com/cwdolphin

Weekly


Wednesday Downtown Farmer's Market
Clearwater - 727.461.7674
www.clearwaterfarmersmarket.com
October - May

Saturday Morning Market
St. Petersburg - 727.455.4921
www.saturdaymorningmarket.com
Year Round

Friday & Saturday


Sunset Cinema at Pier 60 Park
Clearwater - 727.449.1036
www.sunsetsatpier60.com

Monthly


3rd Saturday Art in the Park
Clearwater - 727.240.1321
www.clearwaterarts.com

Blast Fridays
Clearwater - 866.550.3472
www.blastfridayclearwater.com

Clearwater Blast Fridays

1st Friday Get Downtown Concerts
St. Petersburg - 727.393.3597
www.firstfridaystpete.com

3rd Friday Music Series
Safety Harbor - 727.724.1572
www.cityofsafetyharbor.com

2nd Saturday Gallery Walks
St. Petersburg - 727.821.6767
www.stpetearts.com

Seasonal Sports


January - May

Derby Lane Greyhound Racing
St. Petersburg - 727.812.3339
www.derbylane.com

Tampa Bay Downs
Thoroughbred Horse Racing

Tampa - 813.855.4401
www.tampabaydowns.com

March

Spring Training –

Philadelphia Phillies
Clearwater - 727.467.4457
www.philadelphia.phillies.mlb.com

New York Yankees
Tampa - 813.875.7753
www.newyork.yankees.mlb.com

Toronto Blue Jays
Dunedin - 727.733.9302
www.toronto.bluejays.mlb.com
Spring/Fall

Tampa Bay Rowdies Soccer
St. Petersburg - 877.769.3437
www.rowdiessoccer.com
April - July

Tampa Bay Storm Arena Football
Tampa - 813.276.7300
www.tampabaystorm.com
April - August

Clearwater Threshers Baseball
Clearwater - 727.441.8638
www.threshersbaseball.com
April - September

Tampa Bay Rays Baseball
St. Petersburg - 727.825.3137
www.tampabay.rays.mlb.com
August - January

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Football
Tampa - 813.870.2700
www.buccaneers.com
October - April

Tampa Bay Lightning Hockey
Tampa - 813.301.6600
www.lightning.nhl.com


Events by Month


January


Clearwater Running & Fitness Festival
Clearwater 888.548.2786
www.ClearwaterHalfathon.com

Dunedin Fine Arts Festival
Dunedin 727.298.3198
www.dunedingov.com

Epiphany Celebration
Tarpon Springs 727.937.3540
www.epiphanycity.org

Gasparilla Pirate Fest
Tampa 813.251.8844
www.gasparillapiratefest.com

MLK Celebration, March & Rally
Clearwater727.562.47005
www.clevelandstreetdistrict.com

MLK Drum Major for Justice Parade
St. Petersburg 727.327.00855
www.mlknationalparade.org

Outback Bowl Football
Tampa 813.874.2695
www.outbackbowl.com

Outback Bowl

Pinellas Folk Festival
Largo 727.582.2123
www.pinellascounty.org/Heritage

Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival
Tampa 888.224.1733
www.tampablackheritage.org

February


African-American Heritage Celebration
Largo 727.582.2123

Bay Area Renaissance Festival
Tampa 813.983.0111
www.bayarearenaissancefest.com

Clearwater Beach Uncorked
Clearwater Beach
www.clearwaterbeachuncorked.com

Florida State Fair
Tampa 813.621.7821
www.floridastatefair.com

Clearwater Sea-Blues Festival
Clearwater 727.562.4700
www.clearwaterseablues.com

Cruisin' at the Capitol Car Show
Clearwater 727.712.2760
www.atthecap.com

Mardi Gras Celebration
Dunedin 727.538.4394
www.delightfuldunedin.com/mardigras.php

San Gennaro Festa
Safety Harbor 727.785.4413
www.sangennarofesta.com

Valentine's Day Group Wedding
Largo 727.582.2100
www.flbg.org

March


Firestone Grand Prix
St. Petersburg 727.824.7223
www.gpstpete.com

Florida Strawberry Festival
Plant City 813.752.9194
www.flstrawberryfestival.com

Highland Games & Festival
Dunedin 727.733.3197
dunedinhighlandgames.com

MacDill AFB Airfest
Tampa 813.828.SHOW
www.macdill-airfest.com

O'Keefe's St. Patrick Day Celebration
Clearwater 727.442.9034
www.okeefestavern.com

PGA TOUR Valspar
Championship presented by BB&T
Palm Harbor 727.942.5566
www.valsparchampionship.com

Philadelphia Phillies Spring Training
Clearwater 727.467.4457
www.philadelphia.phillies.mlb.com

USF Softball Series
Clearwater 727.366.4903
www.www.usfseries.com

April


American Stage in the Park
St. Petersburg 727.823.7529
americanstage.org

Fun 'N Sun Festival
Clearwater 727.562.4804
www.myclearwater.com/funnsun

Iron Girl Race
Clearwater 813.868.5917
www.irongirl.com

Mainsail Arts Festival
St. Petersburg 727.892.5885
www.mainsailartsfestival.org

Pier 60 Sugar Sand Festival
Clearwater 727.449.1036
www.sugarsandfestival.com

St. Anthony's Triathlon
St. Petersburg 727.825.1271
www.satriathlon.com

Smooth Jazz Festival
Clearwater 727.562.4700
www.smooth987hd2.com

Sunscreen Film Festival
St. Pete/Clearwater 727.259.8417
www.sunscreenfilmfestival.com

Tampa Bay Blues Festival
St. Petersburg 727.502.5000
www.tampabaybluesfest.com

May


American Athletic Conference
Baseball Championship
Clearwater 727.467.4457
http://www.theamerican.org/sports/2016/7/6/Champs201617.aspx?

Clearwater Beach Restaurant Week
Clearwater Beach 727.447.7600
www.clearwaterbeachrestaurantweek.com

Clearwater Beach Taste Fest
Clearwater Beach 727.447.7600
www.beachtastefest.com

Clearwater Centennial Parade
Clearwater 727.562.4700
www.myclearwater.com

Fun 'N Sun Festival
Clearwater 727.562.4804
www.myclearwater.com/funnsun

John Levique Pirate Days
Madeira Beach 727.394.0756
www.johnspassfestivals.com

June


Creative Loafing Restaurant Week
Clearwater, Tampa, St.Pete
www.tampabayrestaurantweek.com

Dunedin Beach Spring Triathlon
Dunedin 727.642.3929
www.dunedinrotaryclub.com/dunedin-rotary-club-triathlon.htm

Let Freedom Ring Juneteenth Celebration
St. Petersburg 727.565.6094
www.thestudioat620.org

Morton Plant Mease Triathlon
Clearwater 727.820.7791
www.mpmtriathlon.org

St. Pete Pride Festival
St. Petersburg 727.388.9435
www.stpetepride.com

Taste of Pinellas
St. Petersburg 727.767.2001
www.allkids.org

July


Clearwater Celebrates America
Clearwater 727.562.4700
www.myclearwater.com

Vans Warped Tour
St. Petersburg 813.380.0400
www.warpedtour.com

August/September


Bright House Clearwater Super Boat
National Championship & Seafood Festival
Clearwater 888.202.4614
www.clearwatersuperboat.com

Sculpture 360 Installation
Clearwater 727.562.4700
www.myclearwater.com

October


Achieva Box Car Rally
Clearwater 727.431.7362
www.achievaboxcarrally.com

Boo Bash Halloween
Clearwater 727.712.4300
www.threshersbaseball.com

Book & Wine Festival
Clearwater 727.562.4044
www.ClevelandStreetDistrict.com

Busch Gardens Howl-O-Scream
Tampa 888.800.5447
www.howl-o-scream.com

Clearwater Beach Chalk Art Festival
Clearwater Beach 727.447.7600
www.clearwaterbeachchalkwalk.com

Clearwater Beach Golf Tournament
Clearwater 727.447.7600
www.beachchamber.com/golf.html

Clearwater Greek Festival
Clearwater 727.799.4605
www.holytrinityclwtr.org

Clearwater Jazz Holiday
Clearwater 727.461.5200
www.clearwaterjazz.com

Cooters Crab Fest
Clearwater Beach 727.462.2668
www.cooters.com

Country Jubilee
Largo 727.582.2123
www.pinellascounty.org/Heritage/events_countryjubilee.htm

Florida Birding Festival
St. Petersburg 727.464.7200
baysoundings.com/event/florida-birding-and-nature-festival/

Frenchy's Stone Crab Festival
Clearwater Beach 727.449.2729
www.frenchysonline.com

Guavaween
Ybor City 813.248.3712
www.guavaween.com

Hops for Hospice Beer Festival
Clearwater 727.467.4457
www.hopsforhospice.com

Maxima Hispanic Heritage Celebration
Clearwater 727.562.4804
www.myclearwater.com

Jazz Walk
Clearwater 727.461.5200
www.clearwaterjazz.com

John's Pass Seafood Festival
Madeira Beach 727.394.0756
www.johnspassfestivals.com

Times Festival of Reading
St. Petersburg 727.893.8523
www.festivalofreading.com

November


Art Harvest
Dunedin 727.738.5523
www.dunedingov.com

Blue Ocean Film Festival & Conservation Summit
St. Petersburg 7273886682
www.blueoceanfilmfestival.org

Christmas Under the Oaks Arts & Crafts
Clearwater 727.562.4700
www.ClearwaterJuniors.org

Festival of Trees
Clearwater 727.797.8712
www.uparcfoundation.org

Ribfest
St. Petersburg 727.528.3828
www.ribfest.org

Strictly Sail St. Petersburg Boat Show
St. Petersburg 800.817.7245
www.showmanagement.com

Suncoast Jazz Classic
Clearwater Beach 727.536.0064
www.suncoastjazzclassic.com

SPIFFS International Folk Fair
St. Petersburg 727.552.1896
www.spiffs.org

Tampa Cigar Heritage Festival
Tampa 813.247.1434
www.cigarheritagefestival.com

Times Turkey Trot
Clearwater 727.562.4700
www.tampabay.com/turkeytrot

TriRock Clearwater
Clearwater 727.562.4700
www.trirock.competitor.com/clearwater/

Wine Festival
Safety Harbor 727.562.4700
www.safetyharborchamber.com

December


Bitcoin Bowl
St. Petersburg 727.290.9865
www.stpetersburgbowl.com

Christmas in the Village
Madeira Beach 727.397.8764
www.johnspassfestivals.com

First Night
St. Petersburg 727.823.8906
www.firstnightstpete.com

Holiday Lighted Boat Parade
Clearwater 727.462.6954
www.myclearwater.com

Holiday Lights in the Gardens
Largo 727.582.2100
www.flbg.org.

Light It Up Clearwater
Clearwater Beach 727.447.7600
www.lightitupclearwater.com

Outback Bowl Beach Day
Clearwater 813.874.2695
www.outbackbowl.com

Phinley Holiday Run for Phun
Clearwater
www.www.santaandsuds5k.com

Santa & Suds 5K
Clearwater 727.712.4300
www.threshersbaseball.com

The Color Run
Clearwater 727.562.4800
www.thecolorrun.com/clearwater/

Trees and Traditions
Largo 727.582.2123
www.pinellascounty.org

Victorian Christmas Stroll
Tampa 813.258.7302
www.plantmuseum.com

Winter's Miracle on Cleveland Street
Clearwater 727.562.4804
www.wintersmiracle.com

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