Photos of Carol Burnett cracking jokes at Clearwater's Ruth Eckerd Hall

Carol Burnett's 85 years on Earth have been well-lived, and she brought all of the funny she's picked up to Ruth Eckerd…

By CL Staff

Carol Burnett @ Ruth Eckerd Hall
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Check out these photos of the Sant’ Yago Knight Parade in Ybor City

Did you catch some beads last night? The Krewe of Sant’ Yago paraded down Ybor’s 7th Avenue last night, along with local…

By CL Staff

Check out these photos of the Sant’ Yago Knight Parade in Ybor City
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Second Saturday St. Petersburg has amazing Florida artists on exhibit

It's quite possible that attempting to photograph all of St. Petersburg's Second Saturday art is a fool's errand. I mean, who is…

By CL Staff

This crazy Octopus sculpture, found at Truffula, was made from recycled flip-flops by Ocean Sole Africa.
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Tampa Bay celebrates Black History Month

We've gathered a list of some of the ways Tampa Bay celebrates Black History Month, from art exhibits to festivals and some…

By CL Staff

Examine our perceptions of black female culture at Princess Smith’s The Evolution of Self at the Morean Arts Center in St. Petersburg
    Through Feb. 22.
    Photo via Princess Smith
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Events in Tampa Bay Feb. 6-13

If you're looking for things to do in Tampa Bay, February is here — and that means warmer temps! Check out our…

By CL Staff

Hamilton comes to Tampa — get a $10 ticket
    Opens Feb. 12
    Photo via Joan Marcus
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Here are the most coveted Airbnb rentals in Florida right now

We created a list of our favorite Florida vacation Airbnbs, so if you're stuck in a snowstorm and dreaming of a tropical…

By CL Staff

Sleep in a Florida treehouse in Geneva
    2 guests, 1 bed, 1 bath
    Estimated price per night: $150
    It’s a treehouse, y’all.
    A mofo TREEHOUSE
    With a tree trunk elevator
    And, yes, it has a real toilet
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Things to do other than the Super Bowl in Tampa Bay Jan. 30-Feb.6

Game Day? Nah. You'd rather be out in the world, soaking up all the things to do that don't involve stuffing your…

By CL Staff

Thursday night trivia at Mastry’s Brewing on St. Pete Beach
    Thurs., Jan. 31: 7 p.m.
    Photo via Mastry’s Brewing Co.
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Abstraction Today in Tampa Bay

We asked. You answered. Contemporary Abstract artists in the Tampa Bay area tell us how Abstract Expressionism has inspired their work.

By CL Staff

City Lights by Teri Navajo
    "Franz Kline and Rothko are wells of inspiration for me!" —Teri Navajo
    Image courtesy of Teri Navajo.
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Take a look at these great photos of Tampa's Gasparilla Invasion 2019

You know the drill — once a year, the pirates invade Tampa, bringing with them beads, beer and debauchery. Were you there…

By CL Staff

Take a look at these great photos of Tampa's Gasparilla Invasion 2019
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Best Tampa Bay events and things to do, January 23-30

Hey, are you looking for something to do this week, anytime tonight right through the weekend? Lucky for you, we're in the…

By CL Staff

9 Lives Art Show @ Shuffle
    Sat. Jan. 26
    Photo  via Megasupremo
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Cheap and free things to do in Tampa Bay under $30

Looking for cheap — and free — things to do in Tampa Bay? Take a look at a list of our favorites,…

By CL Staff

Play unlimited pinball and arcade games at Replay Amusement Museum in Tarpon Springs
    It’s $14/day, and on Friday & Saturday date nights, two can play for $22
    Photo via Cathy Salustri
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Best Tampa Bay events and things to do, January 16-23

Behold, the best things to do in Tampa Bay, from January 16-23. This week, our kick-ass list is  jam-packed with live music…

By CL Staff

Ride a horse in the freaking bay
    Multiple days and times available
    Photo via Pixabay
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The best Tampa Bay cats and dogs of Instagram

You can always count of CL to keep the cute kittens and pups on the internet local. When the workday gets to…

By CL Staff

    Our food and drink editor happens to know this pup, and yes, he really is that adorable.
    Photo via Chelsea Tatham
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Things to do in Tampa Bay January 9-16

Looking for things to do in Tampa Bay January 9-16? Here's our list of all the beer, breakfast, music, art, festival, fun-filled…

By CL Staff

Glow — hand-painted E.G. Barnhill postcards at the MFA in St. Petersburg
    Opens Jan. 12
    Credit: E.G. Barnhill, (American, 1894—1987), Moonlight Pier, c. 1935, hand-painted gelatin silver print, Collection of Michael Turbeville
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Things to do in Tampa Bay January 2-9

Your weekly rundown of things to do in Tampa Bay, from Jan. 2-9.

By CL Staff

Giant Pong at Rec Dec in St. Pete
    Jan. 5: 12 p.m.
    Photo via Facebook
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The best Florida festivals happening in 2019

Music, fruit, art... the biggest and best Florida festivals happening in 2019 are right here at your fingertips. Click the festival name…

By CL Staff

Florida Seafood Festival in Apalachicola
    Nov. 2 & 3
    Photo by Elle Hughes via Unsplash
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What to do the week after Christmas in Tampa Bay (Dec. 26-Jan. 2)

With the presents unwrapped and the fam headed home, take some time this week to remember why we love Tampa Bay —…

By CL Staff

A Black Tie Affair at St. Petersburg’s Hawthorne Bottle Shoppe
    Dec. 31: 5 p.m.-midnight
    Photo via Scott Harrell
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Pre-Christmas events in Tampa Bay, Dec. 19-25

Behold, a list of pre-Christmas events in Tampa Bay! We're in the final run-up to Christmas and while there's plenty of holiday-themed…

By CL Staff

Winter Solstice at First Unity in St. Petersburg
    Dec. 21: 7 p.m.
    Photo via Mike Peel, via Wikimedia Commons/CC4.0
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All the things to do in Tampa Bay, Dec. 12-19

Do all the things! Here's our weekly roundup of all the things to do in Tampa Bay. Click on the event name…

By CL Staff

Christmas carriage rides in Brooksville — and meet Santa and his reindeer
    Dec. 12-13: 6-8:30 p.m. 
    Photo via pixabay
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The Tampa Bay Instagram accounts you should follow

Instagram is the perfect platform to connect with your city's movers and shakers. These are the people bringing great art, music, sports,…

By CL Staff

Tampa's Downtown (@tampasdowntown)
    Remember when there wasn't anything to do in downtown Tampa? Not anymore. Follow Tampa's Downtown so you don't miss any of the cool events. #TampasDowntown
    Photo via Tampa's Downtown
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Tampa Bay's weekly what-to-do, Dec. 5-12

Here's your photographic guide to what's happening in Tampa Bay. Click on the event name to get more info.

By CL Staff

Tillamook Road Trip
    Dec. 7: 1-7 p.m.
    Photo via Tillamook
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All the things to do in December in Tampa Bay

It's the home stretch for 2018, and here's the year's last gasp of fun — all the events in Tampa Bay you…

By CL Staff

Hallucination Before Christmas 2018 @ The Castle
    Dec. 15 
    Photo via Drunk Camera Guy
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Here's your guide to Tampa Bay holiday season events

We've compiled a big-ass list of Tampa Bay holiday season events. Click on each event name to learn more, and we'll see…

By CL Staff

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacationin Clearwater
    Dec. 1: 6:30 p.m., doors; 7 p.m., film
    Photo via production still
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20 Things to see at Safety Harbor's Whimzeyland home tour

Artists Todd Ramquist and Kiaralinda don't open their home to the public everyday. But when they do, it's something to see. This…

By CL Staff

Welcome to Whimzeyland
    The fantastical exterior only hints at what's on the inside.
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Best things to do in Tampa Bay the week of Nov. 28-Dec. 5

Whatcha doing this weekend? Here's a list of some of the best things to do in Tampa Bay between now and Dec.…

By CL Staff

Brunched 2018
    Dec. 1: Noon-3 p.m. 
    Photo via Nick Cardello Photography
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Photos of America's Best Restroom in Sanibel, Florida

Sanibel's Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge won Cintas' America's Best Restroom contest. Here's a peek at the restrooms that won votes from across…

By CL Staff

Photos of America's Best Restroom in Sanibel, Florida
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What to do in Tampa Bay over the Thanksgiving weekend

Tampa Bay events over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend don't have to be all about turkey. Take a look at these events —…

By CL Staff

Chris Walker plays The Landing at Jannus
    Nov. 21
    Press Photo
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Here's what Tampa Bay's priciest homes look like inside

Have an extra couple of million or — like us — do you love to see what the insides of those luxury mansions on…

By CL Staff

6685 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key
    This $12.5 million home has 6 bedrooms, 6 full, and 2 half baths in its 12,752 square feet.
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Here's where to shop local for holiday gifts in Tampa Bay

Christmas. Chanukah. Kwanzaa. Saturnalia. The Solstice. Whatever holiday you celebrate this time of year, there’s no doubt buying gifts can add stress…

By CL Staff

Let's get ready to shop! Here's our A-Z guide of gifts you can buy from locally owned Tampa Bay shops.
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Tampa Bay events and parties Nov. 14-21

Check out these Tampa Bay events, parties, live music, art exhibits, food events, festivals and other things to do this week. Want…

By CL Staff

Support the Girls at Eckerd College
    Nov. 16: 7 p.m. 
    Photo via Eckerd College
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