Around the Bay – Kid Friendly Weekend Events {Feb 3rd-5th}

Weekend Events

Friday, February 3rd

Baby/Toddler Programs at Hillsborough County Public Libraries

Baby Time, Motion Commotion, Toddler Time, Jump, Jive And Jam!, Story Time, Alphabet Club, Movin’ and Groovin’, Baby & Toddler Yoga, Wee Artists, Bilingual Story Time, and Baby Sign Language. These are just a few of the 30 minute pre-school activities provided by your local library. Please visit the Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative website to find the location and time most convenient for you. Daily programs vary by location. Check it out and find some hands on fun with your little ones!

Time: 10am – 330pm

Location: Multiple Locations (See website)

Cost: Free

Movie in the Park “Tangled”

We will be showing “Tangled” at our “Movie in the Park” event. This is a perfect chance to relax and enjoy a safe and special night under the stars with your family for free!

Time:  7:00 pm –  9:00 pm

Location: Land O’ Lakes Community Center 5401 Land O Lakes Blvd, Land o’ Lakes

Cost: FREE

Friday at the Fountain

This Friday enjoy in-store events and specials in addition to the screening of Casablanca in Village Circle.  Complimentary popcorn and caricature drawings included!

Time: 6pm – 8pm

Location: Hyde Park Village 744 South Village Circle, Tampa

Cost: FREE



Saturday, February 4th

Micheals Kids Club Saturday Crafts

Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project. New craft project each week. Sign up in store, online or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises. Supplies are included. Please see website to find a location near you.

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location: At participating Micheal’s locations (see website)

Cost:  $2 per child

Home Depot Kids Workshop

Join our hands-on workshop and you and your child can get to work on a wood craft project. Once the project is built, your child can paint it in their favorite color. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last. Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin.

Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Locations:  View site to locate your local Home Depot

Cost: Free

MILO featuring Daniel Tiger

Visit the MILO (Multimedia Interactive Literacy Opportunity) bus to enjoy story times, make fun arts and crafts, explore hands-on learning opportunities, receive free books and other cool giveaways – and meet your favorite PBS KIDS characters!

Time: 10:00 am –  1:00 pm

Location: 639 E Alexander St, Plant City

Cost:  Free

St. Pete STEAMfest 2017

You’re invited to a family-friendly, community-wide celebration of all things creative, inventive, imaginative and fun! Hands-on, interactive, experiential learning geared toward children in preschool through middle school. Special Guests: Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Animal Ambassadors, Clearwater Marine Aquarium, Tampa Bay Rowdies, Great Explorations Children’s Museum, Mathnasium of St Petersburg, The Dali Museum, The Wonder Studio and more!

Time: 10:00 am –  2:00 pm

Location: Shorecrest Preparatory School 5101 1st Street Northeast, Saint Petersburg

Cost:  Free and open to everyone. The first 100 children get a STEAMfest goodie bag.

Sunday, February 5th

Seminole Heights Sunday Morning Market







The Seminole Heights Sunday Morning Market main season opens at Hillsborough High School. This will be the 7th Season for this market! Join us for local shopping, lunch bites and live music!

Time: 10am – 2pm

Location: 5000 N Central Ave, Tampa

Cost: Free to attend

Largo Central Railroad Public Runs

The first full weekend of each month, The Largo Central Railroad provides free public runs of their mini train.
The train tracks cover 1.2 miles through the beautiful Largo Central Park. Train hours are from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on the first Saturday and Sunday of the month. Children must be at least one years old to ride. Pregnant women can not ride the trains due to insurance regulations.

Time: 10:00 am –  4:00 pm

Location:  Largo Central Park, 101 Central Park Dr Largo

Cost: FREE


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