Weekend

A Weekend In St. Petersburg Is Unlike Any Other!

Ah, the work week is finally over and now you can relax, but what do you want to do now that you have the weekend to yourself? Everything. Okay, maybe not everything but there are tons of things to do in St. Petersburg so why not take full advantage of it. This weekend you can hit the beach, visit a museum and there’s so much more than that. Here’s what you can get into this fine, August weekend:

  • Unwind and grab a drink at the best bars in town
    St. Petersburg has got a lot of great bars, from fancy cocktail bars to the well-known sports bars, you can’t go wrong when you want a nice, cold beer or mixed drink. A few places you can definitely head to this weekend are The Winghouse Of St. Pete to get your sports, beer and wing fix, The Dog Bar where you can play exciting bar games while enjoying a cold one with the boys, Three Birds Tavern which is located in a vintage farmhouse or Ceviche Tapas St. Pete which is more on the fancier side and their food is absolutely incredible. The choice is yours, but just know – you’ve got options!
AER Apartments

AER: The Most Amazing Property In Town!

Home is where the heart is and AER will definitely have your heart if it doesn’t already. There’s no property like AER which is why you should feel on top of the world living here! St. Petersburg is a wonderful place, so naturally you want to live at the best spot in town. This property has so much to offer, so let’s take a look at all of the greatness that can be found in and around your building!

  • Walking Distance To So Many Places
    The great thing about where you live is that you can literally walk to many amazing places. You’re right next to Central Ave and Beach Drive which are two of the most popular shopping areas in town. You can easily walk to dinner, go shopping and hit some bars where the nighttime comes. You’re also walking distance from the Dali Museum, a handful of parks and the Museum of Fine Arts!
  • Features Galore
    The amount of features AER has to offer are through the roof and here are some of them, just to name a few: Coffee Bar & Mobile Lounge, Martini Bar, Relaxing Library With Fireplace, Covered Parking, Rooftop Infinity Edge Pool, Sunken Spa, Co-Ed Sauna and so much more. For a full list of amenities that you might not even know existed until now, click here: http://aerapartments.com/features/
Summer

Hey St. Petersburg, Have No Fear, Summer is Here!

Laying in front of a fan, blasting your air conditioning, hanging out in pools are all a part of staying cool. Summer is here and in full effect, which means you have to stay on top of all that’s going on around you! Florida was made for the summertime, so naturally there’s going to be a ton of stuff to do. Let’s take a look at some summer activities happening soon:

  • The Beach
    You can never go wrong when it comes to hanging out at the beach all day during the summer. You can do anything from lay out, read a book, work on that tan, play beach games, take a dip in the ocean, or just lounge and enjoy the weather and the beautiful sunsets. C’mon, you live in Florida…there’s beaches everywhere!
  • Friday Night Summer Music Series at Sundial
    Every Friday from 6-10 pm there will be live music and it’s something you won’t want to miss. Spice up your summer evenings with this fun environment and an all around good time. For information regarding this weekly event, click here.
4th Of July

Sparks Fly Like The 4th Of July!

Can you believe it? Probably the most anticipated and most celebrated American holiday has arrived and you know what that means – FIREWORKS! The 4th of July is right around the corner which means it is time to start making big plans, because you won’t want to miss out on any of the fun festivities going on in your area.

  • Light Up Tampa Bay with the 4th Of July Channelside Celebration
    This fun-filled family event is Tampa’s largest Independence Day celebration, which obviously means you won’t want to miss out on this! This IS a family friendly, all-standing event so there will be no huge backpacks, luggage, coolers, or alcohol allowed, but the fireworks show will begin at 8:45 p.m. so make sure to arrive at 6:00 p.m. to receive your wristband! For all information on this event, please click here!
  • HOT DOG PARTY XI
    As insane as this sounds, this is the 11th annual hot dog eating contest and rock & roll throwdown. If this is anything up your alley, then you’ll definitely want to go and see what all the fuss is about. This event will be taking place on July 3rd, and for all information click here.
Summer

What To Do This Summer In St. Petersburg?

Summertime is here which means no more school, no more work and most importantly…SUNSHINE! There’s absolutely nothing better than getting outside and soaking up the sun which is what brings you here: What can you possibly do this summer? Let’s take a look:

  • The Beach
    Obviously, this is a given but it’s true. There is nothing that can compare to hitting the beach, especially where you live. St. Petersburg is known for its amazingly beautiful weather and its incredible beaches. So, what are you waiting for? Get your bathing suit packed, moisturize yourself in some sunscreen and hit the water! Realistically, most of your summer days will be spent at the beach…but who would hate that?
  • St. Pete Pride
    Pride is one of the best times of year and the weekend of June 23rd, St. Petersburg will be filled with color and rainbows! Make sure to check out the street parade, find out what bars to hit and much, much more. For all Pride weekend information, click here: http://www.visitstpeteclearwater.com/st-pete-pride-events
Father's Day

Gifts For Dad This Father’s Day!

Father’s Day is near which means it is time to get the special man in your life something he will love! Whether it’s your father, a father figure or the father of your children, these gifts will surely be a top hit when they unwrap these goods!

WHAT TO GET THE DAD IN YOUR LIFE FOR FATHER’S DAY:

 

FOR THE BEER LOVER:

Memorial Day Weekend In St. Petersburg!

It’s that time of year again – Memorial Day Weekend! It is no secret that Memorial Day weekend is something that Americans celebrate really hard. Whether it be because you love this country so much or you just enjoy a good 3-day weekend, the weekend is yours to do whatever you’d like. Here’s what’s going in on town for the big weekend:

  • Blast Friday
    May 26th, 2017
    This free concert is sure to rock the socks off of everyone in town! Home Cookin’ III will feature legendary local bands such as The Black Honkeys and the Greg Billings Band! Located in the Cleveland Street District, live music will be happening from 5:30-10 p.m. Make sure to try out one of the delicious food trucks! Grab some beer, kick back and enjoy the tunes!
    http://www.visitstpeteclearwater.com/events-calendar/blast-friday/7509
  • Memorial Day Sunset Ceremony
    May 29th, 2017
    At Largo Central Park you’ll be able to honor those who have lost their lives fighting for this country. There will be music, a keynote speaker and a wreath presentation. Begins at 7 p.m.
    http://www.visitstpeteclearwater.com/events-calendar/memorial-day-sunset-ceremony/6410
Family

Family Fun In St. Petersburg

Spending time with your family is basically one of the most important things you can do in this lifetime, which is why finding the best family friendly activities in your town is crucial. Looking for something to do that the whole family can enjoy can often times be a bit stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. Let this serve as your guide to fun whenever you’re feeling stressed about where to go and what to do.

  • Clearwater Marine Aquarium is a great place to bring the whole family because not only is it a darn good time, it is also educational. What is better than learning while having fun? If anyone in your family is a huge dolphin fan, they will be very happy to meet Winter The Dolphin, Clearwater’s very own celebrity and the star and inspiration of the well-known Dolphin Tale movies! So, what are you waiting for? Get everyone together and make your way to the Clearwater Marina Aquarium this weekend!
    249 Windward Passage, Clearwater, FL 33767
    https://www.seewinter.com/
BBQ

Best BBQ In Town!

Finding the best ribs in town is no joke, people don’t mess around when it comes to their BBQ, which is why you’re reading this. Citizens of St. Petersburg, Florida – if you’ve ever had trouble trying to find the best BBQ in town, don’t you worry because you’ll never have to stress over it again. Here is where you can find the best BBQ in town:

  • Deuces BBQ is THE REAL DEAL. This isn’t a chain restaurant (not that there’s anything wrong with that) but this is authentic BBQ at its finest. Customers all around town rave about Deuces, and it makes total sense. This place not only has the best BBQ in town, but it also is greatly priced. Their service is absolutely amazing and they do what they can to make sure every customer is happy. If you haven’t tried Deuces, get ready, because you will be going back time and time again.
    http://www.deucesbbq.com/
    911 22nd St S
    St. Petersburg, FL 33712
Family

Family Fun In St. Petersburg

Spending time with your family is such an important part of life. Often times it can be extremely tough trying to coordinate something between everyone’s busy schedules but when you are able to make time, it is always a great experience! If you’re wondering what fun activities you can get into that are a good time for the whole family, here are a few ideas:

  • Charlie Parker Pottery is a full service ceramic studio in St. Petersburg. This family friendly pottery business is the absolute perfect place to come in and enjoy a nice, yet messy arts & crafts activity. Skeptical? “We offer 27/7 access to our members with full use of the studio and a gallery to feature their work. Members get discounts on clay and firings. Our classes are for all levels. We can arrange them around your avaiablity and skill level. Studio is available for private parties.” If that doesn’t bring you in, then nothing will. Make sure you get the family together and come on down to Charlie’s!
    2724 6th Ave S.
    St. Petersburg, FL 33712
  • Congo River Golf is another great place to go when you want to get the whole family together and enjoy a nice, entertaining and competitive game! You’ll be able to explore lots of waterfalls, rocky summits and more when indulging in a game of golf, so make sure you come on down to Congo River!
    20060 U.S. Hwy. 19 N.
    Clearwater, FL 33764-5010
    http://www.visitstpeteclearwater.com/sports/congo-river-golf/524