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  1. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of Dec. 5-11.


    Boat Parades: Saturday, you can watch the St. Petersburg Illuminated Boat Parade at Vinoy Park or the Madeira Beach Holiday Boat Parade, which departs from John's Pass and ends at ROC Park for a festival. Sunday, Treasure Island's Lighted Boat Parade kicks off with a pre-parade poolside party at the …

  2. Victorian Christmas Stroll


    Take a trip back to Christmas 1891 at Tampa Bay Hotel during the Henry B. Plant Museum's 35th Annual Victorian Christmas Stroll today through Dec. 23, 10 AM - 8 PM daily. Vintage fashions, antique toys, Christmas trees and decorations will be displayed throughout the museum. The Tampa Bay Heralds of Harmony Quartet: …

  3. Eight fun holiday events across Tampa Bay this weekend, including the Victorian Christmas Stroll (w/video)


    From parades in Tampa and St. Petersburg, a block party in Clearwater, concerts and boat parades, it'll definitely begin to look a lot like Christmas across Tampa Bay this weekend. Here are eight suggestions, and be sure to check out our Holidays …

  4. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Dec. 4


    Into the Woods: The Broadway musical intertwines the plots of several fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm and Charles Perrault. 2 and 7:30 p.m., Carol Morsani Hall at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $29-$83. (813) 229-7827.

  5. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Dec. 3


    Snowfest and Santa Parade: The day starts with the annual Santa Parade beginning at Central Avenue and Fifth Street. After the parade, 65 tons of snow are blown into St. Petersburg's North Straub Park, bringing toboggan rides, art tent, giant slide, "glice" skating and a kiddie land. 10 a.m., North Straub Park, …

  6. Events: Michael Connelly to sign 'Wrong Side of Goodbye' in Tampa


    Book Talk

    Local author Diane Sawyer (The Tell-Tale Treasure) will discuss and sign her mystery novel at 1 p.m. Dec. 8 at North Community Library, 861 70th Ave. N, St. Petersburg.