With Turkey Day just around the corner, there are many things to be thankful for! We are excited for all the fall festivities in our area this November. Take a look at all St Pete has in store for this Thanksgiving season.
Tarpon Springs Seafood Festival
November 8th -10th
The Tarpon Springs Seafood Festival is a ‘can’t miss’ with plenty of tasty choices to please everyone’s palate! Enjoy live music all weekend, tons of local seafood, an arts and crafts show, and more! It all goes down along Dodecanese Blvd with a food court provided at 615 Hope St. https://spongedocks.net/tarpon-springs-seafood-fest.htm
St. Pete Festival of Trees
Stroll through pathways lined with hundreds of trees and wreaths created by local artists, businesses, community leaders and families, all available for purchase. Enjoy festive music, live entertainment, and visits with Santa while you get an early start on your holiday shopping at a variety of vendor booths. Bring the kids to our Children’s Village for face painting, arts & crafts and story-time. All tree and wreath sales benefit those with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) served by The Arc Tampa Bay.
Sundial’s Annual Tree Lighting Celebration + Arrival of Santa!
Mark your calendars and
get ready to kick off the holiday season at Sundial. Make the season merry and
bright with Sundial’s Annual Tree Lighting Celebration + Arrival of Santa on
Saturday, November 23 from 5:30-8:30 pm!
Join in the festivities as Santa makes his grand arrival! This magical night will be filled with the first snowfall on Sundial (yes, it’s really going to snow!), a tree lighting, Holiday musical entertainment, face painting, arts + crafts from Sundial Gift Shoppe, cookie decorating from Locale Market + much more!
St. Pete Beach BikeFest 2019
November 20- 24
Experience this year’s St. Pete Beach BikeFest! Enjoy a free beach party and concert featuring national headliners including Bret Michaels, Fuel, Soul Asylum and Charlie Daniels Band. Catch regional favorites perform during free afternoon beach concerts. Other events include a nightly bar crawl, Builder’s Row Custom Bike Expo, fireworks, poolside biker games and so much more!
November 22 – December 29
Ready to get in the Holiday spirit? If you love Christmas, you’ll delight in Enchant! at Tropicana Field, November 22nd through December 29th! Enchant is the world’s largest Christmas light maze and a one-of-a-kind holiday experience! Tickets are now on sale!
Santa Parade + Tree Lighting
Join the City of St. Petersburg, Florida USA and St. Petersburg Parks & Recreation for the illuminated Santa Parade & Tree Lighting on Saturday, November 30 at 6 p.m. PARADE ROUTE: Albert Whitted Park, 480 Bayshore Dr. SE., and runs along Bayshore Dr. to Fifth Ave. NE.
Following the Santa Parade, Mayor Rick Kriseman lights up the downtown waterfront in North Straub Park for St. Petersburg’s annual Tree Lighting. Stay after the Santa Parade & Tree Lighting to enjoy a night in the park with activities, concessions and more!
10th Annual Shopapalooza Festival
Shop Local at the 10th annual Shopapalooza Festival to downtown St. Petersburg. The event takes place from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday Nov 30 and 10 am to 5 pm Sunday, Dec 1.
This year they are at a NEW venue, just a few blocks from their old stomping grounds! Join Shopapalooza at beautiful waterfront Vinoy Park for the best and biggest celebration of local artists, crafters, makers, and small businesses.
We hope you enjoy the many holiday events this month at the Alden! If you have any suggestions of more great events leave a comment below!