Register for free entry to botanical attractions in Florida for National Public Gardens Day

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Participating attractions that usually require an entry fee, including dozens in Florida, are offering opportunities for free entry or discounts. National Public Gardens Day is Friday, May 8, a perfect event to enjoy the spring displays on show at botanical gardens and other public gardens in Florida. For a free or discount ticket, you need to register online at […]

Free shows on Friday at St. Petersburg College Planetarium and Observatory

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By Alexxis On Fridays, explore the stars for free at St. Petersburg College Planetarium and Observatory. The planetarium offers two free public shows at 7 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. when college is in session. The shows are 45 minutes long and features a live narration with images hosted by, astronomer, Dr. Craig Joseph. The planetarium […]

Free live music and movies during Sunsets at Pier 60 on weekends

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By Alexxis Enjoy live entertainment, live music, the work of crafters and movies for free during Sunsets at Pier 60, located at 1 Causeway Boulevard, Clearwater, FL 33767. The festival operates 365 days a year, during sunset hours, but offers scheduled movies and live music only on the weekends. Festival hours are subject to change. […]

St. Petersburg Shuffleboard Club is free on Fridays

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By Alexxis Every Friday, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., The St. Petersburg Shuffleboard Club offers great music and free shuffleboard games. The club is located at 559 Mirror Lake Drive North, St Petersburg, FL 33701 For more information, call 727-822-2083. The post St. Petersburg Shuffleboard Club is free on Fridays appeared first on Tampa […]

Free First Friday block party in St. Petersburg

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By Alexxis On the first Friday of each month, join the biggest block party in St. Petersburg. The event is hosted by First Friday St. Pete and features live music, vendors, and food and drinks from different restaurants. The event is held on Central Avenue, between Second and Third streets, in downtown St. Petersburg, from […]

Free Guided Preserve Hike on Saturdays at Weedon Island Preserve

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By Alexxis Weedon Island Preserve is a coastal system that’s home to numerous species of native plants and animals. On Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., experienced volunteers host a free guided preserve tour featuring hikes through coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems of the preserve. The hike examines the cultural and environmental attributes Weedon […]

Free Saturday Morning Market in St. Petersburg

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By Alexxis Saturday Morning Market, located in the heart of St. Petersburg, is a great place to enjoy music and shop for flowers, organic vegetables, food, and more. The market is located in the Al Lang Field parking lot, on the corner of 1st Street and 1st Avenue S, and runs every Saturday, from 9 […]

Florida Botanical Gardens free

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By Alexxis Bring the family and spend the day at The Florida Botanical Gardens, which showcases flora, fauna, and natural resources in motivational surroundings to promote environmentally friendly techniques. There is also a nature trail, a children’s trail, art in the garden, wildlife, a gift shop, and boardwalks and bridges. The Florida Botanical Gardens is […]

Polk Museum of Art free days

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By Alexxis Visit the Polk Museum of Art, a private organization that brings people and art together, for free on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on those days and is located at 800 E Palmetto St., Lakeland, Florida 33801. For more information, call 863-688-7743 The post […]

Visit the Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art for free or by donation

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By Alexxis Visit the Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art, a museum that collects, conserves, exhibits and protects 20th and 21st century art, for free when you have a student ID or an active military ID. On Sundays, admission is by donation for everyone and includes a free docent tour at 2 p.m. The museum is located […]