8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | August 2-3 - Alabamas13.com WVTM-TV Birmingham, AL

8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | August 2-3

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1. Back to School Sales Tax Holiday (Saturday, Sunday)
No sales tax! The sale starts at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 1 and ends at midnight on Sunday, Aug. 3. Get the details

2. Tampa Bay Comic Con (Saturday, Sunday)

The weekend is full of comics, videos, action figures and celebrity appearances at the Convention Center! Get the details

3. WaZoo at Lowry Park Zoo (Saturday)
"Drink Beer, Save Wildlife" is the theme this year of one of the top beer festivals in America! Get the details

4. Health and Wellness Expo (Saturday)
Information, giveaways, and workshops for a healthy lifestyle. Get the details

5. Kids Ride Free (Saturday, Sunday)

Kids ages 3-11 get a free ride at the Florida Railroad Museum. Get the details

6. 'Boots on the Beach' Concert (Saturday)
Country music beach party with Chasin' Crazy and Tampa area native Caroline Kole, at Hogan's Beach in Tampa. Get the details

7. Tampapalooza (Saturday, Sunday)
Local bands, performers, food, drinks, kids games and more at the State Fairgrounds. Get the details

8. Light Up Channelside (Saturday)
Fireworks, food trucks and a night of summer fun in downtown Tampa. Get the details


OTHER EVENTS

There are dozens of other events happening around Tampa Bay, so if you don’t see one you like above, please check out our full list of fun things to do here, http://events.wfla.com/.

If you don’t see your event listed, you can search for other events here, http://events.wfla.com/listings .

We know there’s tons of cool things that make our area so special, so make sure to share the great things happening in your community.

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