8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | April 26-27 - WHLT 22 Connecting the Pine Belt

8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | April 26-27

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1. IIFA Bollyood Expo (Saturday)
The final day of an expo being held at the Convention Center for the public in honor of IIFA Bollywood festival in Tampa. Get the details

2. Islands Fest (Saturday)
The annual Islands Fest brings together residents of Davis Islands and South Tampa for a day of family fun. Get the details

3. Outdoor Movie Night (Saturday)
The Sarasota Police Department is kicking off their first outdoor Movie Night as part of their 'Blue + You' initiative. Saturday night's showing will be Despicable Me 2 outside the SPD station. Get the details

4. Fun 'n Sun Celebration (Saturday, Sunday)
Head to the City of Clearwater's annual celebration in Coachman Park for a weekend of partying and concerts including Eddie Money on Saturday and Swon Brothers, Cole Swindell and Rodney Atkins on Sunday. Get the details

5. Tampa International Airport 5K Runway Fun Run (Saturday)
Participate at the 5K run/walk at the airport to benefit United Way Suncoast. Get the details

6. Sheriff's Shotgun Shootout (Saturday)
The Pasco County Sheriff invites gun enthusiasts to join him for a shotgun shootout to benefit the youth programs in the county. Get the details

7. Clearwater Tree Giveaway (Saturday)
The City of Clearwater will celebrate Arbor Day by giving away 2,100 trees to residents. Get the details

8. Tampa Bay Blueberry Festival (Saturday, Sunday)
Head to Plant City for U-pick blueberries, live music, craft beers and wine for the adults, Kid Zone for the younger ones. Get the details



OTHER EVENTS

There are dozens of other events happening around Tampa Bay, so if you don’t see one you like above, please check out our full list of fun things to do here, http://events.wfla.com/.

If you don’t see your event listed, you can search for other events here, http://events.wfla.com/listings .

We know there’s tons of cool things that make our area so special, so make sure to share the great things happening in your community.

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