Regent Lane Neighborhood Events: Week of January 5th 2020
Tuesday, January 7
Monks from the Drepung Gomang Monastery in India bring teachings to Florida CraftArt of ancient ways and beliefs that create the possibility of global peace, nonviolent conflict resolution, compassion and wisdom. Highlighting their trip is a creation of a Sacred Sand Mandala. Don’t miss this experience!
For the tour schedule, visit: https://floridacraftart.org/events/sacred-art-tour-of-tibetan-monks-2020/
Date: January 7-12
Address: 501 Central Avenue St. Petersburg, Florida 33701
Thursday, January 9
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
Saturday, January 11
I AM – Morean Arts Center Exhibition
I Am… is a group exhibition that proposes a new way to further overcome the relative uselessness or ineffectiveness of prejudgment. It proposes to reveal through the lens of a multitude of photographers from various parts of the globe what can be possible in the growing dispersion and development of the human race, images that transcend boundaries and belief systems. Curated by D. Dominick Lombardi.
Date: through February 28
Address: 719 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
For more gallery info, visit: https://www.moreanartscenter.org/morean-galleries/
26th Annual St. Pete Beach Corey Area Craft Festival
American Craft Endeavors is continuing an annual spring tradition with the St. Pete Beach Corey Area Craft Fair, bringing contemporary crafts from more than 100 of the nation’s most talented artisans to this free community event. A variety of jewelry, pottery, ceramics, photography, painting, clothing and much more, all handmade in America, will be on display.
Date: Saturday and Sunday, January 11-12
Address: 595 Corey Ave. in St. Pete Beach, FL
For more info, visit: http://www.artfestival.com/festivals/st-pete-beach-corey.area.craft-festival
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
St. Pete Saturday Morning Market
This is the largest weekly fresh market in the Southeast U.S. serving around 10,000 customers a week with its 130 vendors offering everything from fresh produce to homemade soaps to ready to eat food from 15 different nationalities. The market, which is free to enter, is at Al Lang Stadium in downtown St. Pete. If you’re looking for an authentic St. Pete experience, hit up this staple of the community.
Address: 350 2nd Ave N., St. Petersburg, FL 33701