With so many things to do in Tampa, you'll have anything but a boring weekend! Autumn has begun, and you'd better believe we're getting in the spirit (even if our weather isn't). The sweaters can wait, right now what we need is Fall fun! There are several Oktoberfest events happening around Tampa that will get you in the mood for some lederhosen jigs and pints o' ale. Also, a pumpkin patch with adoptable dogs? Howl yea! 

If you're not a huge German beer connoisseur, don't worry, you're going to have great fun this weekend too. There are things to do in Tampa that will get you up and grooving! Phil Collins and Deep Purple are performing this weekend in the 813 and 727area, so don't miss your chance to relive the rockin' glory days of yore. Oh yea, and the Tampa Bay Lightning are gearing up for a great season. Did someone say Bolt's bar crawl

Whatever kind of entertainment you're looking for, rest assured there's something in this list of the top 10 things to do in Tampa this weekend that will get you giggly with excitement! Cheers!  

Pumpkin Patch

Visit a pumpkin patch for pups at Hyde Park Village this weekend! There will be a variety of pumpkins including Cinderella, painted, and white pumpkins - all proceeds benefit the Humane Society's homeless animals. 

1509 Swann Ave, Tampa, FL, 33606. Phone 813-251-3500

2-Year Anniversary Fiesta at Bulla Gastrobar Tampa

Get down with Bulla Gastrobar in Tampa for their 2-year anniversary. They'll be serving up $5 red sangria all day-- yes, please! 

930 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL, 33606. Phone 813-773-8626

Tampa Bay Lightning Season Kickoff Bar Crawl

The Tampa Bay Lightning is on quest for The Stanley Cup once again! Downtown Crawlers is kicking off the season with one of their signature bar crawls to support the Bolts and get everyone feeling the hockey fever! So, get your crew together, wear your favorite blue Lightning jersey or gear and show the NHL who has the best fans!

202 N Morgan St, Tampa, FL, 33602.


You don't have to be in Germany to enjoy the excitement of Oktoberfest! World of Beer will be partnering with Warsteiner Premium Beer for a weekend-long event. There will be a stein-holding competition, pretzel-eating contest, keg toss, and much more German-inspired fun! Prost! 

2878 Providence Lakes Blvd, Brandon, FL, 33511. Phone (813) 324-8908

Horns Up Rally No. 3

Get together with fellow Bulls fans and show your USF pride at this Horns Up Rally! There will be hype zones, signature drinks and fun for all ages (so bring the baby Bulls too!). This is the third rally, and it will be from 5-9 p.m. at Irish 31

1611 West Swann Avenue, Tampa, FL, 33606. Phone 813-250-0031

Deep Purple: The Long Goodbye Tour

The hard rock legends of Deep Purple bring their music legacy to St. Petersburg at the Mahaffey Theater. With their setlist filled with memorable classic rock hits (“Smoke on the Water” included), no rock lover will want to miss their chance to see these rock and roll legends live! Get your up-close and personal tickets before they sell out! 

400 1st S, Saint Petersburg, FL, 33701.

Phil Collins Still Not Dead Yet, Live!

See the legendary Phil Collins play an awesome show at Amalie Arena! Get your tickets now! 

401 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL, 33602. Phone (813) 301-6500

Figure presents Madhouse at The RITZ – Tampa, FL

The Tampa EDM community won't want to miss this one. Get free entry to this customer appreciation show by registering on the online guest list before 9 p.m. 

1503 E 7th Ave., Tampa, FL, 33605. Phone 813-390-0397

Octoberfest at The Landing

Join The Landing for their 4th annual Octoberfest! They'll have all the necessary Deutschland beer, food and activities to get you feeling like a good and mighty "prost" is in order. 

4351 Lynx Paw Trl, Valrico, FL, 33596. Phone (813) 653-0002

5th Annual Putts & Pints @ Brew Bus Brewing

Putts & Pints is Brew Bus Brewing’s annual beer-centric mini-golf tournament. They convert their brewery into a 9-hole mini-golf course and raise funds for a local charity. There will be competitions, special events, raffles, and prizes, so put your best putt forward! 

4101 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL, 33603. Phone (813) 990-7310
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