The Best Ongoing Events in St. Pete

Welcome, so you’re traveling to St. Petersburg, Florida, or even just moved to the area, it can be a little difficult to find out what’s going on in town.

Well lucky for you, St. Pete is a lively city that likes to keep traditions going and make sure that the there’s plenty to do for future travelers.

Most people that come to visit always hit the beaches, but there’s a lot more to offer in St. Pete if you’re going to be around longer than a few days.

The Best Ongoing Events in St Pete

Saturday Morning Market

Location: 230 1st St SE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701 (Al Lang Stadium)

Saturday Morning Market

First on our list is a close-knit community of local business owners, makers, musicians and St. Pete residents! The Saturday Morning Market is probably on of the best ways to start off your weekend. There are over 125 vendors providing amazing artisan foods and homemade crafts. Delicious food from 15 different countries, so better come hungry.

Every Saturday, you can buy from family-owned farms!

We know with certain restrictions that’s going on in the world and if you’re feeling uncomfortable with being in crowded areas. There’s now an ‘Online/Driv-Thru’ version, which is a great way to do contact-less shopping. You order and pay in advance from several farmer websites, or buy from over 20 vendors through the St Pete Online Farmers Market website. Then, pick up your order (without ever leaving your vehicle) on Saturday from 9-11 AM, at a location nearby the Al Lang Stadium Parking lot

Second Saturday Ark Walk

Location: 1 Tropicana Dr, St. Petersburg, FL 33705

Second Saturday Art Walk

Every Second Saturday of the month, studios and galleries all over St. Pete open their doors to the public. They invite friends, family, and just about anyone else they can encounter to come take a look at their latest creations. Discover some upcoming artists, creators and gallery owners during this casual festive evening event.

Over 40 art studios and galleries in the five arts districts come together as this creative hub for artists, creators, and lovers of the arts.

With how restrictions are, there is an option for a virtual art walk that you can check out at Curate St. Pete.

Here’s a map of what the five arts district looks like:

First Friday St. Pete

Location: Somewhere in between Central Ave & 3rd Ave Downtown St. Pete

Every First Friday of the month, St. Pete like throw one of the biggest block parties around in Florida. First Friday St. Pete is a showcase for the great bands, great drinks, and great food that make us Florida’s most exciting city.

First Friday St. Pete is organized by the Breakfast Optimist Club of St. Petersburg who donates all proceeds to charitable efforts, with a focus on youth education and children’s health.

St. Petersburg, known as the Sunshine City, holds the coveted Guinness World Record title of having the most sunshiny days consecutively. Being sunny and all, this became an impressive place for anyone who is into spending a cheery and bright day.

First Fridays provide a lot of opportunities for individuals, businesses, and the city itself, with thousands of people coming in the city.

You don’t want to miss this! Come join us and you’ll see why you’ll never want to leave.