The Chihuly and Creative Loafing invite Tampa Bay to eat, drink and trip out at ‘Sensory Overload’

It’s happening on December 6.

click to enlarge The Chihuly and Creative Loafing invite Tampa Bay to eat, drink and trip out at ‘Sensory Overload’
Photo by Alexis Chamberlain

Downtown St. Petersburg’s Chihuly Collection is already quite the trip, but the award-winning museum and Creative Loafing Tampa invite readers to experience the location in a multitude of ways during “Sensory Overload,” on December 6.

The event includes the food and drink offerings CL Tampa events have come to be known for, along with added sensory activations including taste-tripping, touch tours, sound gardens, aromatherapy, pop-up performances and more.

Leave the drugs at home, and join us from 7:30-9:30 p.m. at the Chihuly Collection, located at 720 Central Ave. in St. Petersburg. Early-bird GA and VIP tickets are on sale now and start at $30.

A VIP ticket includes early entry at 6:30 p.m., plus an open bar and passed hors d'oeuvres from 6:30-7:30 p.m. GA admission also includes unlimited food and drink sampling, access to all activities and entertainment, plus other surprises.

Visit for more info.

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Ray Roa

Read his 2016 intro letter and disclosures from 2022 and 2021. Ray Roa started freelancing for Creative Loafing Tampa in January 2011 and was hired as music editor in August 2016. He became Editor-In-Chief in August 2019. Past work can be seen at Suburban Apologist, Tampa Bay Times, Consequence of Sound and The...
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