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Memorial Day is observed this Monday, May 25th in the United States of America as a time for remembering and honoring the men and woman who have died while serving in one of the USA Armed Forces. Please take the time to remember them as you celebrate the weekend.

Here are a few of the many things happening this Memorial Weekend in the St Petersburg, Clearwater Florida area.

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

22nd Annual Corvettes at the Pier Show
All Corvette car show featuring Corvettes from the early 1950’s to current year, including stock, modified, custom and race prepared Corvettes.  8am-4pm. FREE and open to the public. South Straub Park, 198 Bayshore Drive Northeast. 

Public Walking Mural Tour
Florida Craftsmen, Inc. along with the City Of St. Pete host PUBLIC walking mural tours of the Burg every Saturday. Tours 10-11:30am. Every Saturday at 10am except for the second Saturday of each month when tours will be held at 4pm. $19 for adults, $11 for children and FREE for kids ages 5 and under. Tour begins at Florida Craftsmen located at 501 Central Avenue.

BURGATORY Fest & PBR Burger Bash
Burgatory Fest is taking over the The 600 Block of St. Petersburg once again Memorial Day weekend, and Pabst Blue Ribbon is bringing the heat with The PBR Burger Bash! Lineup: Wolf-Face, Sunshine State, Mighty Mongo, FERO LUX, Reveal Renew, Teen Agers, You Vandal, Operator, Buffalo Buffalo, New Cathedral, Caffiends, Career (Formely Ink & Sweat), Stegosaurus, Worst Party Ever. The event goes from 4pm-midnight on Saturday. tickets-Happening on the 600 Block of Central Avenue at The Local 662 and Fubar. 

Sunset Cinema at Pier 60, 10 Pier 60 Drive, Clearwater Beach, Saturday, May 23rd 8pm

Bring blankets or low lawn chairs to watch free movies on a jumbo sized screen. No alcohol. Shows start around dusk.

Saturday features the Cobbler (PG-13). Free

Tampa Bay Rays vs Oakland Athletics
The Rays host the Athletics this weekend. Tickets. Tropicana Field, 1 Tropicana Drive. 

Memorial Weekend Concert @ Sundial St. Pete
Join the Sundial Saturday for a FREE courtyard concert! The Florida Orchestra’s Brass Quintet will perform well-known American standards and patriotic songs. 1-2pm. FREE and open to the public. Sundial, 153 2nd Avenue North. 

Expressions Academy of Dance presents “Oh, So Fancy” @ Palladium Theater
Lara Narzinsky and Tonya Narzinsky, Directors of Expressions Academy of Dance, are proud to showcase some of the most talented dancers in Pinellas County. From classical ballet to the latest hip hop moves. 3pm. Tickets between $22-$26. Palladium Theater, 253 5th Avenue North. 

Sunday, May 24th, 2015 8 pm   Steve Earle and the Dukes  405 Cleveland St., Clearwater, FL

The tour pays tribute to the blues along with Steve Earle’s own influences of rockabilly, folk, rock ‘n’ roll, and more. $39.50-$59.50.(727) 791-7400