Regent Lane Neighborhood Events: Week of August 25th 2019
Tuesday, August 27
$10 Tuesday at The James Museum
The James Museum is only $10 on Tuesdays! This week’s theme is Gallery Talk.
Dr. Gabrielle Vail discusses the intersection between indigenous art and the natural/supernatural world, with a look at sculpture in the Native Artists and New West galleries that have links to Northwest Coast traditions. Selections from origin stories, as well as more contemporary narratives, will complement and enrich the visual impressions conveyed by these distinctive works of art. Seating is limited.
Address: 150 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Wednesday, August 28
Museum of Fine Arts: A Feast for the Eyes Exhibition
Now is your final chance to view the latest exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts! Dreamy landscapes and luscious still life paintings from one of the world’s greatest private collections join together in A Feast for the Eyes: European Masterpieces from the Grasset Collection. The exhibition features 40 of the finest Old Master paintings by artists from the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, and Germany. The works span from 1600 to 1750. The collection is on loan from the Grasset family of Spain, whose patriarch assembled this group of masterpieces.
Date: Through September 2
Address: 255 Beach Dr NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Friday, August 30
Imagine Museum After Hours Presents “Buddha Bar”
Reserve your tickets now for an unforgettable experience as Imagine Museum transforms their grand hall into a Buddha Bar and formally unveils the latest acquisitions from internationally renowned glass artist Karen LaMonte in their Floating World exhibition. The evening’s music is featuring DJ Yana and FL Orchestra’s Dan Danut playing live for your enjoyment!
This experience is complete with live violin, free light bites, small plates for purchase and a cash bar.
Ticket and event info: https://76188.blackbaudhosting.com/76188/Imagine-Museum-After-Hours
Address: 1901 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33713
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Indians
Celebrate the week by cheering for The Rays as they play against the Indians. Watch them take the field in downtown St. Pete at Tropicana Field. After, enjoy the neighboring Edge District, which is lined with local and authentic breweries, shops and restaurants.
You can find ticket info here: https://www.mlb.com/rays/tickets
Date: Friday, August 30
Address: 1 Tropicana Dr., St. Petersburg, FL 33705
Kick the Bucket List Comedy Show
The World According to AARP, is an uproariously funny comedy show that pokes fun at ‘growing older with a sense of humor.’ The show is a hilarious mix of stand-up comedy and trips down memory lane. A clean comedy show (with a touch of sass), these veteran comedians will have you laughing and crying.
Perfect for baby boomers, comedians Scott Novotny, John Carfi & Bob Burr are the show’s regulars.
Date: Friday, August 30
Address: 253 5th Ave. N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Saturday, August 31
Busch Gardens Bier Fest
All weekend long, explore craft beers from around the world at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, including over 40 new brews! This festival blends the local Tampa bay craft scene with time-honored traditions to create a unique food and beer celebration. Enjoy live entertainment and contemporary fare that pays homage to a traditional Oktoberfest with a modern spin. Event access is included with park admission. Food, drinks and specialty tastings are available for purchase separately during event hours.
Time: Noon to park close
Address: 10165 McKinley Dr., Tampa, FL 33612
Tampa Bay Rowdies vs. Nashville SC
Kick it at Al Lang Stadium and cheer on the Tampa Bay Rowdies! Experience the electrifying home games with stands packed with fans cheering the team on with age old songs and chants, top notch concessions, and an outdoor stadium situated right on the waterfront of downtown St. Pete.
You can find ticket info here: https://www.rowdiessoccer.com/2019matches
Address: 230 1st St. S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701