Here are a few fun things happening in the St Pete and Tampa Bay area this weekend.


Tampa Boat Show  Friday, Sept. 28 at 10 a.m.

    Tampa Convention Center 333 S Franklin St., Tampa FL    $12, 15 and younger free.   (954) 441-322

Oktoberfest   Friday, Sept. 28 at 5 p.m.

        German American Society of Pinellas County  8098 66th St. N, Pinellas Park    202nd anniversary of Oktoberfest and the German American Society of Pinellas invites everyone to join them in celebrating with authentic German beer, food, German folk dancers and bands over the next three weekends. $6; children 12 and under free.

Broadway Cabaret   Friday, Sept. 28 at 8 p.m.

      Palladium Theater 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg    Nine singers from the St. Petersburg Opera present a selection of Broadway numbers from

My Fair Lady


Paint Your Wagon


Kiss Me Kate


La Cage aux Folles


Secret Garden

    and more. $75.

Speaking of Cabaret  Friday, Sept. 28 at 8 p.m.

    Freefall Theatre   6099 Central Ave., St. Petersburg   Remember Cabaret? Welcome  to 1931 Berlin as the Nazis are rising to power, the Kit Kat Club and cabaret performer Sally Bowles.  $39-$46.

Total Wine Tastings: Top 20 Wines   Friday, Sept. 28 at noon

    Total Wine & More  4880 Park St. N, St. Petersburg FL  selection of wines each weekend in themed sampling. Free.

Mazzaro’s wine Tasting  Friday, Sept. 28 at 1 p.m.

  • Mazzaro’s Italian Market 2909 22nd Ave. N, St. Petersburg  Wines from Italy and Chile, including chianti, carmenere. Free.


Arts Alive Free Museum Day  Saturday, Sept. 29 at 10 a.m.

  • Dali Museum One Dali Blvd. (Bayshore Drive SE and Fifth Avenue SE), St. Petersburg  From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 10 St. Petersburg museums and galleries will offer free admission to everyone, plus performances, demonstrations and arts discounts throughout downtown.


Canoe and Kayak Coastal Clean Up    Saturday, Sept. 29 at 9 a.m.

  • Weedon Island Preserve 1800 Weedon Drive NE, St. Petersburg   If you own a canoe or kayak, join in a national effort to help clean up public lands and estuaries. Free (registration required).