If fun and relaxation are on your schedule for the weekend, then come join us at the 3rd Annual St. Pete Beach Seafood & Music Festival on Corey Avenue in downtown St. Pete Beach. Dates are January 31 to February 2, 2020. Let your taste buds guide you to some delicious freshly-made foods, your ears to spectacular live musical performances by top Florida musicians and your eyes to shopping amidst a marketplace of arts, crafts and select fine products.
The fun and relaxation begin Friday. Food booths open at noon with the live music starting at 4pm and continuing until 10pm. Food, music, fun and relaxation continue Saturday 11am-10pm and Sunday 11am-6pm. Admission is FREE so come partake all three days! The event is produced by Paragon Festivals and graciously hosted by the Corey Area Business Association.
For food, choose from a variety of seafood, meat and vegetarian dishes all cooked fresh on site by local restaurants and food purveyors. Seafood dishes are prepared using only the freshest local and sustainable ocean resources from the Florida Gulf Coast. Select from a diversity of side dishes and of course – awesome desserts! Liquid refreshments include both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, sodas, water along with a wondrous selection of fruit drinks.
While dining, listen to some of Florida’s top musical groups in genres such as R&B, blues, jazz, rock and Caribbean sounds. Performers Friday night are: Free Fallin’ (Tom Petty Tribute Band), JP Soars & The Red Hots (soul, blues), and The Black Honkeys (rock, soul). Sounds on Saturday are: Bryan Spainhower (Musica Eclectica: fusion of flamenco, jazz, rock & country), The Whole Band featuring Callie Chappell (Americana, rock, variety), The Verge (classic rock 70’s to present), the Aretha Franklin Tribute Band (blues, soul, roots), and Reverend Barry & The Funk (funk, soul). Return Sunday to enjoy: Big Night Out (dance, rock, alternative), Twinkle & Rock Soul Radio (rock, soul), and the Billy Rice Band (country rock). See the Performance Schedule in the column to the right.
In the breaks between the live performances, enjoy shopping a marketplace of fine arts, crafts, and select fine products and food items.
Plan A! All you need do is come and partake in the festivities! Remember: this event was designed for YOU and you are the most important ingredient. Besides, have you not earned this relaxation moment?
NOTE: To assist with event parking, please see the map below. To free yourself from parking hassles, we encourage you to use the wonderful transport options of Free Beach Ride, the Free Island Hopper, Uber and Lyft. They will get you to the event site, and back to your car, while you sit back and ….. relax! Click on the links below for connection to the Free Beach Ride and Free Island Hopper. Contact local sources for Uber and Lyft services.
NOTE: Bands and performances times subject to change.
** Dogs ARE allowed **