With temperatures in the upper 70’s & clear skies, this will be a great weekend to enjoy some of the many local activites.

St. Petersburg Tree Lighting

Friday, Nov. 25 at 5 p.m.

North Straub Park Fifth Avenue NE and Bayshore Drive, St. Petersburg FL 33701


Enchanted Tree Lighting Ceremony

Friday, Nov. 25 at 5 p.m.

Hyde Park Village 1621 W Snow Circle, Tampa FL 33606

Sunset Cinema at Pier 60

Friday, Nov. 25 at 6:30 p.m.

Pier 60 10 Pier 60 Drive, Clearwater Beach FL 33767

USF Bulls Football: vs. Louisville (time TBA)

Friday, Nov. 25 at 7 p.m.

Raymond James Stadium  4201 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa FL 33607

Flexxehawk, the Peabodies and Dead Sound

Friday, Nov. 25 at 7 p.m.

Mirror Lake St. Petersburg Shuffleboard Club 559 Mirror Lake Drive N, St. Petersburg FL 33701

Lou’s Wine Garden Tastes

Friday, Nov. 25 at 6 p.m.

Lou’s Wine Garden  7800 Blind Pass Road, St. Pete Beach FL 33706

New Moon Hike

Friday, Nov. 25 at 6 p.m.

Boyd Hill Nature Preserve  1101 Country Club Way S, St. Petersburg FL 33705  Walk off the holiday feast and enjoy the dark of a moonless November evening. Bring the family out to star gaze, search for owls, bats and alligators. $3, $1.50 children.

Downtown Saturday Morning Market

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 9 a.m.

Progress Energy Park/Al Lang Field 180 Second Ave. SE, St. Petersburg FL 33701

Photo with Santa fundraiser

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 9 a.m.

Cannonfire Photography 2435 9th St N, St. Petersburg FL 33704    children can have their photo taken with Santa. All session proceeds will benefit Operation Smile. $25 donation for 10 minute session; $50 for 20 minute session.

Green Saturday Alternative Holiday Market

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 10 a.m.

Scout Hall 5315 28th Ave. S, Gulfport FL 33707   Gulfport’s first annual Green Saturday Alternative Holiday Market will feature earth- and pet-friendly handmade items,  a solar-oven bake off, a children’s area, gift wrapping, garden goods, local musicians and more.

Historic Kenwood Tour

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 10 a.m.

Central Cafe & Organics   243 Central Ave., St. Petersburg FL 33701  Start next to the Historic Detroit Hotel with a brief history of early St. Pete. Then, hop on the downtown trolley for a ride along Central Avenue to the bungalow neighborhood of Historic Kenwood. Includes a stop at the Craftsman House Gallery.Free ($5 donation appreciated).

Tampa’s Downtown on Ice

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 10 a.m.

Curtis Hixon Park  600 N Ashley Drive, Tampa FL 33602   Each 90-minute session includes skate rental. The rink remains open through Jan. 1.  $10.

Black Nativity

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 2 p.m.

Palladium Theater 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg FL 33701  This gospel production by Studio@620 returns. Combining Langston Hughes’ poetry with today’s gospel music, Black Nativity celebrates the original story of the Nativity in scripture, verse, music and dance. Sharon Scott and a cast of local artists star in the gospel play. All shows are free but tickets must be picked up in advance at the Palladium box office.

An Ideal Husband

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 3 p.m., 8pm

American Stage Theatre Company at Raymond James Theater 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg FL 33701Oscar Wilde’s play, Through Dec. 24.  $29-$47, $10 students

Florida Orchestra Pops: The One and Only Frank Sinatra

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 8 p.m.

Mahaffey Theater 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg FL 33701  Tribute to the voice of Sinatra and the band sounds of Tommy Dorsey $15-$45.

Gem, Jewelry and Bead Show and Sale

Friday-Sunday, Nov. 25-27th at 10 a.m.

Coliseum 535 Fourth Ave. N, St. Petersburg FL 46614  Dealers from around the U.S. sell crystals, minerals, beads, gems and jewelry. Also display of fossils, giant shark teeth and rare minerals. Pay once and get re-admission all weekend. $4 good for all three days, 15 and younger free.

Tampa Bay Lightning: vs. Florida Panthers

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 7 p.m.

St. Pete Times Forum 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa FL 33602

Aphrodisiac Burlesque

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 8 p.m.

Cuban Club 2010 N Avenida Republica De Cuba, Tampa FL 33605  Le Teaze Burlesque Troupe presents singing, dancing, drag, fire belly dancing, and acrobatic pole tricks.  $25 at door, $20 advance. Anyone who has birthday from Nov. 19-30 gets into the show free.

Gary Puckett and Tommy Mara at Toys For Tots Benefit

Saturday, Nov. 26 at 8 p.m.

Palladium Theater 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg FL 33701  Gary Puckett and the Union Gap band, Tommy Mara and the Crests, Tampa Bay X Factor winner Amanda Nikka. Portion of proceeds benefits Toys for Tots.$30-$40. VIP ticket $100, includes private wine reception.

Yoga at the Dali

Sunday, Nov. 27 at noon

Dali Museum One Dali Blvd. (Bayshore Drive SE and Fifth Avenue SE), St. Petersburg FL 33701   Every Sunday,$10 students/members, $15.

Corey Fresh Market

Sunday, Nov. 27 at 9 a.m.

Corey Avenue Area 155 Corey Ave., St. Pete Beach FL 33706

“Singing with Sondheim”

Sunday, Nov. 27 at 3 p.m.

New American Theater 183 Second Ave. N, St. Petersburg FL 33701   The Primo Academy of Theatrical Arts will be presenting “Singing with Sondheim”, a musical revue highlighting the work of Stephen Sondheim, songs from Gypsy, Company, Sweeney Todd, Into the Woods, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, West Side Story, Anyone Can Whistle, and many more!  $20. adults; $17. students and seniors