Tampa Bay is jam packed this weekend with tons of fun activities. We’ve got the scoop on it all, from getting cheap gas to seeing a Rays Father’s Day game with a concert afterwards. Here’s your list of the best weekend things to do in Tampa Bay 6/15 – 6/17.
Friday – $1.25 Gas at Marathon Gas Station
110 Bearss Ave. / Tampa 33613
First 105 cars can buy $1.25 a gallon gas! Line starts at 10am. Gas pumping starts at noon. Limit 10 gallons. Future dates and prices: 6/22 -36 cents & 6/29 31 cents a gallon. Listen to Tampa Bay’s Q105 (104.7) for more details.
Friday Night – Play 98.7 Midnight Swim Party
2520 N Dale Mabry
Tampa / 33607
(813) 868-7600 / Website: http://play987.cbslocal.com/midnightswim/
Play 98.7 brings you a different kind of pool party. Midnight Swim is night time pool party at the Hawaiian Village Pool, featuring great music, drink specials, sexy swimwear, and prizes and giveaways.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Miami Marlins
Friday – Sunday at Tropicana Field
1 Tropicana Drive
St. Petersburg / 33705
- Friday – 7:10pm – Concert: Afrojack
- Saturday – 7:15pm – Giveaway: MLB Network Drawstring Backpack
- Sunday – 1:40pm – Concert: ZZ Top, 3 Doors Down & Gretchen Wilson
Did you know Tropicana Field has its own Cigar Bar? For info on the Rays Cigar Bar in addition to Tampa Bay’s Best Upscale Cigar Bars click HERE.
A Fest For Dad – Food Show
Saturday – Sunday
Florida State Fairgrounds
4802 U.S. 301 / Tampa
Foodies and the Father figure s will enjoy tasting their through more than 150 restaurants and food trucks this weekend at “A Fest For Dad”. Live music, food-eating competitions, kids games, gifts and more.
Fiesta Maxima – Latina Music Concert
Saturday at 5pm
4802 N US Highway 301 / Tampa / 33610
• Tito El Bambino
• Prince Royce
• Adolescent’s Orquesta
Metrocon – Amine Convention
Friday – Sunday
Tampa Convention Center
333 S. Franklin St. / Tampa
Fri-Sat 9am – 7pm / Sun 9am – 3pm
Admission $30 – $60
Nerd alert. Florida’s largest anime convention hits town for three days.
Gaspar’s Grotto Beach Bash & Party Bus
1805 E 7th Ave / Ybor 33605
The beauty of this beach bash is they do the driving all you have to do is party! The full day starts at Gaspar’s in Ybor at 11am with food and drinks. At noon you hop the party bus to St. Pete Beach for 6 hours of sun, fun and beach bars, then back to Ybor & Gaspar’s for another round of drinks & dancing. $25 per person.
Where are the Best Party Beaches in Pinellas County? Click HERE to find out!
Summer Beach Bash
Saturday • 9am – 11pm
In front of Tradewinds Resort
5600 Gulf Boulevard / St. Pete Beach
Battle of the DJ’s on the beach with live performances. Food, drinks, Jet Skis extra.
VIP Tix: $25/ $50 / $100 /
For more info click HERE.
Father’s Day Weekend at the Zoo
Sat & Sun • 9:30am – 5pm
Lowery Park Zoo
1101 West Sligh Avenue / Tampa 33604
(813) 935-8552 / Website: www.lowryparkzoo.com
Dads receive free admission on Saturday, June 16 or Sunday, June 17 with the purchase of their son’s or daughter’s full-priced admission ticket (son or daughter can be adult or child ages 3-11).