A Super Fun 2016 List of Things to do Around the Bay
Here We Go… enjoy them this year or next year!
The first one is the wonderful world of
This event is being held this weekend at the beautiful Albert Whitted Park located in the picturesque Downtown St. Petersburg. Here is some back ground on the event and US Tent Rental was honored to be working with them.
We invite you to step back in time and experience the enchanting world of Ma’Ceo, as a break from today’s age of frills and technology, the work of Ma’Ceo takes people back to the roots of gypsy heritage, let the swirling winds of passion transcend you as the age old fellowship between man and horse is brought back to life and awaits you with open arms.
Please visit their web site at www.maceocirco.com to learn more about this event
2ND Stop on our today list is
The Taste of Boca Grande 2016
Monday February 1, 2016
onday, February 1, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
A charitable event featuring Boca Grande and off-island restaurants, serving food and libations, in the round, at the Boca Bay Pass Club on the Gulf. This is the thirteenth annual “Taste,” a fund raising event to benefit the Harry Chapin Food Bank in Fort Myers, providing non-perishables, meats and fresh produce to food banks in five counties.
If you missed it this year, there is always next year – it’s a bucket list event for sure!
And this one is a lot of fun and a must for all family members.
St. Barbara Greek Festival
Next on are to do list is the
Bradenton Area River Regatta - Feb 6th Booming with Wet, Wild, Thundering Thrills. All FREE!
...The inaugural 2015 Bradenton River Regatta emerged as the largest spectator event ever in Manatee County. And...2016 promises a more vast and vibrant showing of the events, performers and highlights that make this action-packed, fun-filled festival a family entertainment extravaganza!
From the moment the sun rises, anticipation energizes the air and electrifies the Manatee river as it awaits the fastest inland boats on water,...and the quickest, most nimble jets skis in the world—... both spewing edge-of-the-seat excitement and breath-taking drama all day long.
Stages will be rockin’ too, headlined by Christian music sensation and America’s #1 Beatles tribute band— Plus, see extreme sports superstars XPOGO and BMX stunt rider Chris Clark along with the Frisbee® flying, trickdog antics of Sky Bound Canines, kid’s zone, a 5-K run and more food than your eyes can behold.
Of course, it all culminates when the skies come colorfully alive through the pyro artistry and magic of ending the day in a rousing blast of kaleidescopic beauty.
The all FREE, second annual Bradenton Area River Regatta, Be there!
And then we have the
Yum, can everyone say Chili? We enjoy setting up for this event but the cleanup is not always so fun. J
At the Florida Railroad Museum - US 301 N. at Hwy 62
Come and join your friends at the annual Parrish Florida Chili Cookoff, immediately after the Parrish Heritage Day Parade. The event will take place on the grounds of the Florida Railroad Museum, in Parrish. Bring your biggest pot, bring your Grandma's chili recipe, and Bring It ON! Or you can just bring all of your friends.
All proceeds will go to The Parrish Foundation, a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization who provides grants to groups who serve the residents of the Parrish community.
This event is sponsored by the Parrish Civic Association.
And to end out list for the 1st quarter of this New Year is the
Heintz & Becker De Soto Seafood Festival
The 2016 Heintz and Becker De Soto Seafood Festival is widely recognized as one of Florida’s most outstanding events and is attended by thousands each year. Our three-day family event features some of the best seafood around along with other tasty offerings from area restaurants and food vendors. A great lineup of continuous entertainment on two stages includes the best the local music scene has to offer as well as nationally known recording artists. Area artisans and craft vendors as well as other activities for the whole family round the offerings at the Seafood Festival. Check out their web page to get the full line up and prices at http://www.desotohq.com/contact-de-soto/
Make sure to mark you calendar for all these wonderful events happing all around the bay area, and we hope to see you there!