Around the Bay – Kid Friendly Weekend Events {Oct 14th-16th}

Weekend Events

Friday, October 14th

Art on the House

Come visit the museum on Friday night to enjoy all the exhibitions on display.

Time: 4 pm – 8 pm

Cost: Pay-as-you-will admission to the museum

Location: Tampa Museum of Art, 120 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa

MOMs-Logo-200_wM.O.M’s Friday Night Market

The M.O.M’s Friday Night Market was created to enhance the downtown New Port Richey community and a portion of the vendor fees are donated to Pasco Pet Fest.

Time: 5 pm 9 pm

Cost: Free

Location:  5628 Main St, New Port Richey

Creatures of the Night at Lowry Park Zoo

57e7c7b7e4b733-45520115

This new Halloween event will offer a wide range of activities for all. From youngsters to teens and adults, find eerie adventures for the whole family. Wander into scare zones or encounter animals at night. Party the night away at a ghoulish dance party. No horror or gore, just scares and startles for one & all.

Time: 4 pm –  10 pm

Location: Lowry Park Zoo 1101 West Sligh Ave., Tampa

Cost:  Included with general admission. Extend your day or visit after 4:00 PM for just $19.95 (Friday and Saturday nights Oct. 7 – Oct. 29). Admission is free for Zoo Members and Pay for A Day Ticket holders.

Saturday, October 15th

Fall Festival at Creative World School Rivercrest

57e9293020db44-39192440

Free family event. Music show with Mr. Tommy at 10:30 AM. Bubble Party • Face Painting • Costume Parade • Balloon Animals & more!

Time: 10 am –  2 pm

Cost: Free

Location: Creative World School Rivercrest 11361 Symmes Rd, Riverview

Flavor of West Tampa

57e92fa107d8e5-65593441

This annual, family-friendly event celebrates the rich, diverse culture of the West Tampa district through activities, entertainment, and of course, food!

Time: 11 am  –  2 pm

Location: Al Lopez Park: 4810 N. Himes Avenue Tampa

Cost: FREE to attend!

Movies In The Park at Water Works Park

57e7d3363b2b26-48939428

Join us Saturdays in October for free movies at Water Works Park! October 1 Zootopia,
October 8 Jungle Book, October 15 Inside Out, October 22 Goosebumps

Time: 7:30 pm

Location: 1710 N. Highland Ave., Tampa

Cost: Free

Fall Fun at Great Explorations

56c6304da4b2a5-42177337

Join us for fall crafts and fall-themed activities. We will toss a ring around a pumpkin, pin the leaf on the tree, explore wind and weather and more!

Time: 10 am –  2 pm

Location: Great Explorations Children’s Museum 1925 4th St N, Saint Petersburg

Cost: All activities are included in admission/Great Ex membership.

Sunday, October 16th

Annual Fall Fest Fundraiser at Horse Power for Kids

57dff4efb29689-05652381

Every weekend in October you can come out to the farm and enjoy: hay rides, pony rides, games, farm animals, train rides, face painting, live music, bon fire and a bounce house! Also, visit the pumpkin patch (additional cost).

Time: 11 am – 5 pm

Location: 8005 S. Racetrack Rd. Tampa

Cost: $10 per person, $1 parking, under 12 months free

Pumpkin Palooza at MiraBay Market

57e3e6ab1eb635-68712615

There will be a pumpkin crafting contest at noon. Sign up at the info booth at 11:30. Limited to 12 participants. First place wins a prize bundle that contains products from businesses who participate in the MiraBay Market! Our vendors provide the community with products like local raw honey, produce, hot food, beef jerky, vegan food, salsas, desserts, art, jewelry, soap, clothing, books, & much more!

Time: 11am – 3pm

Location: 107 Manns Harbour Dr., Apollo Beach

Cost: Free to attend

A Night At The Museum at Tampa Bay History Center

57e7d9e66768b3-15054646

Families are invited to haunt the History Center while they trick or treat their way through our hands-on exhibits and snag candy from historical figures come to life. In addition to characters from the past, the Real Tampa Bay Ghostbusters will be on hand, along with Storm Troopers and other Star Wars characters from the 501st Legion.
A Night at the Museum will also include a costume contest for prizes, along with crafts and games for kids.

Time: 3 pm –  6:30 pm

Location: 801 Old Water Street, Tampa

Cost: $8-$12 per person

 

 

, , , , , ,

Comments are closed.