Duck Race, Axe Throwing Among Highlights In Weekend Planner

Wings, beer, and cheesesteaks among weekend events

Once again our friends at UNation have provided us with another list of weekly options for the active Floridian.

1. Seminole Heights 1920’s // Speakeasy Party
Come on out for a 1920s/Speakeasy Party in Seminole Heights! Dress up if you want, or they will be giving out top hats and flapper gear at the door if you don’t feel like dressing up Wednesday August 15 @ 6 PM // Seminole Heights //

2. St. Pete Wing and Craft Beer Fest
Free admission?! Beer, wings, live music, and its pet friendly. Friday August 17 @ 6 PM // England Brothers Park //

3. Bolts Brew Fest
The Tampa Bay Lightning is bringing back THE craft beer drinking event of the summer, Bolts Brew Fest – over 100 different breweries to try out! Friday August 17 @ 7 PM // Amalie Arena //

4. Glow in The Dark Axe
Throwing Come hurl hatchets at wood and scream ‘BULLSEYE’ at Tampa’s only Indoor Axe Throwing facility specializing in GLOW THROW! Friday August 17 @ 9 PM // Axe Throwing Tampa //

5. Incredible Duck Race
This year the Kiwanis Club of Tampa will be racing 10,000+ rubber ducks down the Hillsborough River! Last year’s inaugural race sold out at 7,400 ducks and raised $20,000 for kids in the local community. Saturday August 18 @ 10 AM // Curtis Hixon Park //

6. Indie Flea
The best makers, vendors, and small businesses in The Bay! Come shop, sip, and hangout at Tampas largest market! Sunday August 19 @ 11 AM // Armature Works //

7. Tampa Bay Philly Phood Phest
Some of the Best Gourmet Food Truck, Trailers and Tents , serve up THEIR TAKE on food from the Philadelphia area! Sunday August 19 @ 1 PM // Carrollwood Cultural Center //


UNation’s Chynna Ratner tells Florida Live host Dan Maduri about upcoming events in the Tampa Bay and Orlando areas. This includes Bolts Brew Fest, Philly Phood Phest and Yoga on the diamond at George Steinbrenner Field. In Orlando, they have the Vegan Festival.

Listen to Florida Live with Dan Maduri weekdays 3-6pm on AM 820 News and 98.3FM Pinellas County.