Things to Do: Labor Day Weekend 2012
We can’t believe that Labor Day is around the corner and Summer is slowly creeping away. Although it’s a sad fact, we’re always looking for a reason to celebrate, so we’ve decided to put a list together of the best things to do this Labor Day weekend in Tampa Bay!
Friday, August 31, 2012
MOSI After Dark Food Truck Rally
Attendees will have the opportunity to try food from the area’s coolest food trucks, enjoy great games and music, and experience Mummies of the World at night like never before. Guests can conquer MOSI’s Sky Trail Ropes Course and Zip Line in the dark, and check out The Dark Knight Rises on Florida’s largest and only IMAX DOME Theatre. MOSI’s standard exhibit galleries will also be open at a discounted rate of $10.
Admission to the Food Truck Rally is free. Advance reservations are recommended. Tickets can be purchased by calling 813-987-6000.
- 4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33617
- Admission is FREE
Saturday, September 1, 2012
Back to School Music Bash
97X rocks you back to school with live music by Sublime with Rome, Matisyahu, Cypress Hill, the Dirty Heads and Pepper.
- Starts at noon
- 5121 81st Ave. N, Pinellas Park FL
- Tickets: $27
USF Bulls Football Home Opener
Cheer on the USF Bulls as they take on the University of Tennessee/Chattanooga.
- Game starts at 7:00pm
- Raymond James Stadium
- Tickets as low as $9.87- Find tickets here!
Sunday, September 2, 2012
Shepard’s Old Skool Weekend
This year’s beachfront Labor Day Weekend celebration features music by Flats, the Untouchables, Kid n Play and C&C Music Factory (Saturday); and Orange Avenue, DJ Skribble, Vanilla Ice and Rob Bass (Sunday).
- 1:00pm-3:00am (Sunday and Monday)
- 619 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater FL
- Ranges from FREE to $20 for admission
Monday, September 3, 2012
All American Festival
The Shops at Wiregrass honor the Republican National Convention and its guests with concerts, special window displays, children’s activities and a sidewalk sale. Participating retailers will hold a sidewalk sale through out the day, guests can visit the Guest Service Desk and pick up a patriotic wristband and a list of discounts and exclusive offers from merchants and check out special window displays set up by the Shops at Wiregrass merchants.
- The Shops of Wiregrass, 28211 Paseo Drive, Wesley Chapel FL
- FREE to attend
Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees
Spend your day off cheering on the Tampa Bay Rays as they take on the N.Y. Yankees at Tropicana Field!
- Game starts at 1:10pm
- 1 Tropicana Drive, Saint Petersburg, FL
- Get seats on the Party Deck for as low as $25! Buy tickets here!