August 30, 2014


This whimsical send off to summer is like Mardi Gras meets the Renaissance and is dedicated to the town’s unofficial mascot and favorite reptile. The festival brings together strolling street performers, main stage acts, performing artists and vendors with all types of weird and wonderful wares. All festivities take place on Beach Boulevard in Gulfport from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Over 200 arts, craft and food vendors will be in attendance at this year’s event! The day culminates in Gulfport’s famous -STREET DANCE at 8:00 pm. Bring your dancing shoes!

Start: August 30, 2014 10:00 am
End: August 30, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Gulfport Art Walk
3129 Beach Blvd. S, Gulfport, FL, 33707, United States

August 29, 2014

Rays vs. Red Sox

Start: August 29, 2014 7:10 pm
End: August 29, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Tropicana Field
1 Tropicana Drive, St. Petersburg, FL, 33701, United States

August 28, 2014

Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Washington Redskins

Start: August 28, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 28, 2014 11:30 pm
Venue: Raymond James Stadium
4201 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL, 33607, United States

August 23, 2014

Liquid Desires

The 4th annual Liquid Desires Craft Beer Party celebrates Florida breweries and other unique craft brews with a vibe mirroring Dalí’s fascination with double images, in celebration of the special exhibit, Marvels of Illusion. Celebrate your passion for craft beer among some of the most famous paintings in the world with samplings of a variety of craft beers and access to the brewers themselves, trendy local eateries, and dancing.

Start: August 23, 2014 8:00 pm
End: August 23, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Dali Museum
1 Dali Blvd., St. Petersburg, FL, 33701, United States

Roaring Geckos- Gecko Ball

Gulfport’s Party of the Year returns with “Roaring Geckos,” the Sixth Annual Gecko Ball. The Gecko Ball is one of a trio of whimsical, celebratory Gecko-themed events in late summer each year, beginning with the Gecko Pub Crawl (Saturday, August 9th), and ending with GeckoFest (Saturday, August 30th), Gulfport’s largest annual street festival held each year on Saturday of Labor Day weekend. All events are sponsored by the Gulfport Merchants Association and a portion of proceeds from events are dedicated each year to various community charities and public art projects.

Start: August 23, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 23, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Historic Waterfront Gulfport Casino Ballroom
5500 Shore Blvd. S., Gulfport, FL, 33707, United States