Combine a nautical atmosphere with holiday cheer and you get Gulfport's Holiday Hoopla featuring arts and crafts, roaming characters, food, live music, caroling, "Make and Take" gifts and lights. Benefits Operation Santa.
Meet independent artisans, craftsmen, authors and entertainers and purchase their work along Beach Boulevard. Live musicians including the New Horizons Band and the Double M Band appear at venues throughout the waterfront district. Visitors can also view the stars through St. Pete Astronomy Club …
Marvel at the work of artists and craftsmen, as well as authors and entertainers while browsing the art and craft booths stretched over a half-mile up and down scenic Beach Boulevard. Visitors may also enjoy Gulfport's unique shops, boutiques, galleries and restaurants, and complimentary parking …
The Patch hosts this holiday celebration with music provided by the Florida based band many consider the kings of the Tampa Bay jam scene, Cope wins over fans with bluegrass, funk, reggae and electronic breakdowns seamlessly blended with soaring vocal harmonies.
To celebrate their 10th season, Brian Smawley, Artistic Director, chose 3 shows that depict the chorus's ability to sing a variety of genres, from Broadway to the blues.
Price: $15 single tickets; $25 for 2 shows; $30 for 3 shows; $12 group rate.
The popular animal rescue event has grown and taken over Beach Boulevard with up to 60 rescue groups, vendors selling pet related goods and services, a pet parade, free samples, arts and crafts show, training demos, food, games, music and a supplies drive. Leashed, well behaved pets welcome.