May is here with tons of unique things to do in Tampa this weekend for anyone looking to have some fun in the sun and get a move on. From Ybor walking tours to golf competitions at Topgolf, these events in Tampa are here for all locals and tourists to make plans and do something new.

Check out all the best things to do this weekend in Tampa if you really want to make the most of your break from work or school. For more Tampa events, 813area is your guide for all the best things to do in Tampa Bay, FL.

Good Morning America BBQ Cook-Off with Station House BBQ and Jazzy's BBQ

on Friday, 13 May, 2022 6:45 AM
at Old McMicky’s
Participants: Jazzy's BBQ, Station House BBQ
9612 Crescent Dr, Odessa, FL 33556
Attending Interested

Our deliciously smoked brisket is going to be on Good Morning America on Friday, May 13th! Come cheer Anthony on as he goes head to head in a BBQ cook off against Jazzy’s! Early risers, come on out to Old McMicky’s on 5/13 at 6:45am!


Circle Time In The Park

on Thursday, 12 May, 2022 10:45 AM
at Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park
1001 N Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33607
Attending Interested

Join us every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:45 am for EBB Parents excel.? Circle Time. This event is free and open to the public.

Thirsty Thursdays at Laser Ops Extreme Gaming Arcade

on Thursday, 12 May, 2022 7:00 PM
at Laser Ops Xtreme Fun Center
6283 W Waters Ave, Tampa, Fl 33634
Attending Interested

Enjoy $2 Domestics Drafts and $2 Well Drinks at Laser Ops! Open until 11:00PM!

Bollywood Night at Brandon (Tampa)

on Thursday, 12 May, 2022 9:00 PM
at Yellow Mango Restaurant & Lounge
1608 E State Rd 60, Valrico, FL, USA, Valrico, FL 33594
Attending Interested

This season be a part of the Tampa’s Biggest Bollywood Night. Bring your best moves to enjoy some killer Bollywood beats by DJ Oncore!!!


QFX East 2022

on Friday, 13 May, 2022 10:00 AM
at Hilton Tampa Downtown
211 N Tampa St, Tampa, Fl 33602
Attending Interested

An LGBTQ+ multi-fandom convention! QFX East will bring together queer women, trans, nonbinary fans and allies to celebrate their favorite on-screen characters and stories.


Ybor City Walking Tour

on Saturday, 14 May, 2022 10:00 AM
at The Cuban Club
2010 Avenida Republica de Cuba, Tampa, FL 33605
Attending Interested

Join the Tampa Bay History Center for a guided tour of some of Tampa’s most historic sites and neighborhoods. Each 90-minute walk is led by a History Center-trained docent and limited to just 25 people to ensure an intimate and informative experience.


Harvest Your Health Community Health & Wellness Fair

on Saturday, 14 May, 2022 10:00 AM
at Carmel Friendship Church
30081 Wells Rd, Wesley Chapel, FL 33545
Attending Interested

LIBERTY Dental Plan will give out free dental kits and information to help keep young smiles healthy and bright.


University Area CDC Uptown Music Festival

on Saturday, 14 May, 2022 4:00 PM
at University Area CDC
14013 N 22nd St, Tampa, FL 33613
Attending Interested

The Uptown Music Festival was created to bring the Uptown District of Tampa, FL together to highlight the rich culture of the area through music. This one-day event will draw Tampa residents and surrounding cities to the Uptown District for a day of music


Who's Your Caddy?!

on Sunday, 15 May, 2022 11:00 AM
at Topgolf Tampa
10690 Palm River Road, Tampa, FL 33619
Attending Interested

This year, we're introducing something different to Balance Tampa Bay's lineup of special events. Whether you're an avid golfer or have never swung a club in your life, you are invited to join us at this fundraising and community event, open to all ages.