Popular Events and Things to Do in the Clearwater Area
Find affordable Hotels for The Clearwater Jazz Holiday & Festival
The Clearwater Jazz Holiday is four days and nights of world-class jazz at downtown Clearwater's Coachman Park, a short distance from the beaches in Clearwater.
The Clearwater Jazz Holiday takes place in October and is the largest free-admission jazz festival in the Southeast. This event is a wold-class gathering of some of the greatest musicians and attracting tens of thousands of jazz fans against the backdrop of beautiful sunsets and warm breezes of Clearwater Beach Hotels on the Gulf of Mexico.
Here is the Jazz Holiday Lineup
Visit The Dunedin Wines the Blues Event during October
Located a short drive just north of Clearwater Beach, The Dunedin Wines the Blues Festival will be held on Main Street in Downtown Dunedin. The street is closed down to all but foot traffic from Alternate 19 to Loudon Ave. There is ample parking, both street and lot parking, surronding the closed-off area.
This signature annual festival is an upscale event combining top notch blues music from all over the country with wine from all over the world. You can purchase wine from more than two dozen vineyards spanning many varietals. Music is performed on the main stage at Pioneer Park starting early afternoon and running continuously until 11:00pm.
Find a Vacation Rental, Condo, or Hotel Accommodations nearby Clearwater Beach or right in Dunedin.
This event draws a more mature audience of mainly couples and singles, though families are in attendance as well. According to the Pinellas county sheriff's department, attendace at Wines the Blues has included thousands of visitors both local from Tampa Bay and beyond, increasing steadily from year to year since its existence.
Find a Hotel or Vacation Rental for the St. Pete Grand Prix
The Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg is a Verizon IndyCar Series race held downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. Since 2009, the race has served as the season opener, with the exception of 2010, when it was the second race of the season.
The The Grand Prix of St. Petersburg takes place in March and is the premier open-wheel racing series in the United States. It offers one of the most diverse and challenging schedules in motorsports with races held on ovals, permanent road courses and temporary street courses.
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