Looking for something different to do on the weekends? We’ve got you covered. Consider yourself part of Crawler Nation.

Downtown Crawlers are “experiential marketers and event organizers specializing in unique urban experiences in Tampa Bay.” And they've got three events coming up that combine some of the best watering holes around with lots of fun people for some of the best bar crawls in Tampa!

Downtown Crawlers are looking to create a vibrant community right here in Tampa Bay, and these three events will help you and your friends finish off 2017 strong. And with completely different themes for each of the December events - there’s something for everybody!

Star Wars Bar Crawl With Party Bus

December 16, 2017

2 p.m.- 8 p.m.

In honor of “The Last Jedi” opening, put on your favorite Star Wars character attire and join Crawler Nation on a fully guided bar crawl with a party bus. The bus will transport you from Hofbrauhaus St. Petersburg to The LureThe Grateful Fed Pub and finish up in downtown St. Petersburg at Red Mesa Cantina. Your ticket includes ALL of the following:

-Party bus transportation

-One free welcome shot at each bar

-Discounted food and drink specials

-Costume contest, raffle ticket, and bar games

-Lots of Fun!

Elf on the Shelf Scavenger Hunt

December 22, 2017

4 p.m.- 10 p.m.

This event actually features TWO scavenger hunts!

The Elf in the Park Scavenger Hunt, from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. is free and family friendly! Bring your kiddos down to the Winter Village at Curtis Hixon Park and follow the Elf Map to a minimum of 10 elves. Mark your map and redeem your reward!

The Naughty Elf Scavenger Hunt, from 6 p.m.-10 p.m. is a 21-and-up event. It starts in the park and ventures into downtown Tampa, through bars and venues to complete 15 riddles. With the purchase of a $20 ticket, you’ll find drink specials (and maybe even a few free shots!), receive a raffle ticket for every riddle solved, and have a chance to win a Tampa Staycation and other local prizes. Come as a lone elf, or with a group up to four people!

Masquerade Bar Crawl with Party Bus

December 30, 2017

2 p.m.- 8 p.m.

Ready to get the 2018 celebrations started?! Grab a mask and head out to The Downtown Crawlers’ last crawl of 2017. The well-known party bus will start at Franklin Manor, then head to Yeoman's Cask & Lion PubDistrict Tavern, and finish up at  1895 - Kitchen Bar Market in the heart of downtown Tampa. Tickets start around $25 and the dress code is casual (though you’re welcome to get a little fancy!)  Your ticket includes ALL of the following:

-Party bus transportation (with shotgun beers!)

-One free welcome shot at each bar

-Discounted food and drink specials

-A raffle ticket and bar games

-A great way to get ready for the new year!

So pick from one of the three, or all of the events, and tell your friends! Get ready for a new way to experience Tampa Bay. And if you're looking for more fun Things to Do around Christmass, stay connected with 813area.com and register for a free account! Happy crawling!