The weekend is here and let's celebrate! It's time to put a check mark on your bucket lists. If you haven't planned for anything yet, we've got you covered! Here are the must try for you this weekend. Enjoy!

1. USF Balsa Wood Bridge Competition

When: Feb 17, 9 am

Where: 4202 E. Fowler Ave, CHE 111, Tampa, FL 33620

Learn the valuable skills of teamwork and engineering this weekend, whilst having a little bit of fun. Teams are going to be asked to build bridges, using established guidelines, then the teams vie for the best-built bridge and which can withstand the heaviest weight before it collapses. This event is spearheaded by The College of Engineering (COE) at the University of South Florida (USF), Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA), and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) student chapter and open to all middle high and high school students.

2. Volunteer Fair

When: Feb 17, 10am

Where: 9099 130th Ave N, Largo, Ike and Libby Einherst Education Center, Tampa, FL 33773

Itching to lend a hand to the community. Search no more. Join the volunteer fair this weekend and find out where you can make your own brand of difference.

3. Parent’s Night Out at SPCA Tampa Bay

When: Feb 17, 6pm

Where: 9099 130th Ave N, Largo, Ike and Libby Einherst Education Center, Tampa, FL 33773

Heads up, parents! Take a break with the kids and have a night of fun getting to know some of the most lovable animals and pets. There will be pizza, popcorn, drinks and party games to be had and played. Mark your calendars!

4. Sweetwater Sunday Market

When: Feb 18, 12pm

Where: 6942 West Comanche Avenue, Tampa, FL 33634

The weekly Sunday Market will be welcoming foodies and healthy eaters this weekend. Shop, snack and mosey up to live music whilst enjoying the arts and crafts programs. There will be a playground where children can enjoy the company of each other whilst you sit and enjoy a cold one with a friend. 

5. Handmade Clay Jewelry Workshop

When: Feb 18, 1pm

Where: 6942 West Comanche Avenue, Tampa, FL 33629

Tampa's very own Yvette Rouse will be holding a workshop on making handmade clay jewelry this weekend. Learn the techniques she has utilized for 2 decades and create beautiful wearable art. Be prepared to get your hands dirty and to have tons of fun. Bring your creativity!

6. Beer, Bourbon and BBQ Fest

When: Feb 17, 12pm

Where: 600 N. Ashley Drive, Tampa, FL 33602

Enjoy great food, awesome music, and the best company ever at the original event that started a trend! It'll be a day of beer sipping, bourbon tasting delight. Bring your appetite because the barbeque will be mouthwatering explosions!

7. Valentine's Month at the Grillsmith

When: Feb 17, 5pm

Where: 14303 N. Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618

Run out of ides for a great Valentine meal with your special someone? The Grillsmith has got you covered with thheir Sweetheart Prix Fixe and Be Mine menu. Reserve your place and leave it to the experts and the rest is up to you.

8. Golf Fest

When: Feb 17, 9am

Where: 11225 Race Track Road, Tampa, Florida 33626

Get dibs on the best and latest releases of gold equipments and enjoy a day out with some of the best names in golf. There will be swing clinic given by some of the most respected names in PGA. Your $10 ticket comes with a little freebie, so come and be counted.

9. Tampa Love Stories Tour

When: Feb 17, 9 am

Where:  601 N Florida Avenue, Tampa, FL 33602

Valentine month continues this weekend! Do something new and unconventional with local historians of Tampa as they take you and your loved one for a leisurely ride to the city's most romantic spots and hear about the great love stories this city has been witness to.

10. Iliza Shlesinger Live

When: Feb 17, 8pm

Where: 711 N Franklin Street, Tampa, FL 33602

One of the funniest comedians of today, Iliza Schlesinger brings her swag and brand of comedy to the stage to entertain and get your bellies jiggling. Come for the laughs and go away with great memories.


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