Regent Lane Neighborhood Events: Week of December 8th 2019
Monday, December 9
America Stage Theatre: SILENT SKY
Check out the latest performance at the American Stage Theatre! When Henrietta Leavitt begins work at the Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s, she isn’t allowed to touch a telescope or express an original idea. Social progress, like scientific progress, can be hard to see when one is trapped among earthly complications in this luminous, witty and inspiring true story of a brilliant, history-making woman. By Lauren Gunderson, America’s most popular modern playwright, this performance is a can’t miss.
Date: Select nights through Dec. 22
Address: 163 3rd St N., St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Purchase tickets here: https://tickets.americanstage.org/TheatreManager/1/login?event=1824
Tuesday, December 10
$10 Tuesday at The James Museum – Movie Night!
Join the James Museum for Movie Night – where they will be screening The Rider. This critically acclaimed drama is based on the true story of a young Lakota cowboy, Brady Jandreau, once a rising star of the rodeo circuit in South Dakota. After suffering a near fatal injury that threatens to end his competition days, he struggles in search of a new identity.
Included with admission; free for members.
Address: 150 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Wednesday, December 11
Ho Ho Holiday Shop & Stroll
Head to the Grand Central District in St. Pete for two festive days and evenings of savings from over 40 local businesses! Participating boutiques, bars and other businesses will be offering giveaways, raffles, store wide sales, door prizes, drink & food specials, and much more. Check out the list of deals online and map out your shop and stroll experience in the Grand Central District.
Visit for more info: https://www.grandcentraldistrict.org/ho-ho-holiday-event/
Date: December 11 & 12
Address: 2927 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL 33713
Thursday, December 12
Poetry at the Dalí
Poetry at The Dalí is an ongoing series hosted by St. Petersburg Poet Laureate, Helen Wallace. Occurring on the second Thursday of each month through May 2020, each evening will feature Wallace joined by selected poets. Following the presentation, there will be an audience Q&A.
Address: 1 Dali Blvd., St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Friday, December 13
The World’s Largest Christmas Light Maze and Market featuring larger-than-life light sculptures is taking over Tropicana Field from Nov. 22-Dec. 29. On your adventure, glide along the light-adorned ice skating trail, mosey through a Christmas Market of over 40 local artisan vendors, listen as carolers sing your favorite holiday tunes, and more.
Tickets are on sale at: https://stpete.enchantchristmas.com/stpete
Date: Now through Dec. 29
Address: 1 Tropicana Dr., St. Petersburg, FL 33705
Saturday, December 14
Annual St. Petersburg Holiday of the Arts
This art festival transforms Williams Park into an outdoor gallery of original and handmade art created by extraordinary artists in painting, sculpture, jewelry, glass, ceramics, fiber and wearable art, photography, digital art, mixed-media, metalwork, woodworking and more. Whether for yourself or as gifts for friends and loved ones, you will find something at all price points. Bring your sense of discovery and appreciation for the beautiful!
Date: December 14 & 15
Address: 350 2nd Avenue N., St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Guerilla Art Market
The Guerrilla Art Market is bursting with color highlighting local art with the freshest emerging artists in the Tampa Bay area. The market will feature individual artist exhibits, a silent auction, music, cash bar, live demos, and will spotlight a different theme each month. Get into St. Pete’s local culture and buy original work by many artists whose creations can be seen around town on the walls and streets of St. Pete.
Date: 2nd Saturday of every month
Address: St. Pete Side Lot, 2133 2nd Ave. S., St. Petersburg, FL 33712
St. Pete Second Saturday Artwalk
Take in the St. Pete arts scene after hours as more than 40 galleries and studios spanning across five different arts districts stay open late, including local favorites like Duncan McClellan Glass and Morean Arts Center. Free trolleys run throughout the city’s five districts to get you around. Visit https://stpeteartsalliance.org/artwalk/ for a complete list of participating galleries and a map.
Address: 2955 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL 33701