November is one of our favorite times of the year. We love getting into the holiday spirit, celebrating at events throughout St. Pete, and of course, Thanksgiving! That’s why we compiled a list of events you won’t want to miss this year. Read below for more details:
Savor St. Pete Festival – November 6-7
If you consider yourself a foodie, you can’t miss Savor St. Pete from Saturday, November 6 through Sunday, November 7 at North Straub Park. This event will feature food, wine and craft beer tastings that will be sure to delight. Don’t forget to try Birch & Vine’s Fried Chicken With Caviar and Rosé while you’re there. For ticket information, visit savortheburg.com
St. Pete Run Fest – November 12 -14
Get your heart racing during three days of festival fun at St. Pete Run Rest. You don’t have to be the next Usain Bolt to participate in the races, as all skill levels are welcome from kids to seasoned runners. Enjoy the scenic views of Tampa Bay, and check out vendors like The Rollin’ Oats Wellness Market and Café, post-race food catered by Outback Steakhouse, music, and craft beer from local breweries. Please note this is an ocean-friendly event, so there will be no single-use plastics at the festival. Visit stpeterunfest.org for more festival information.
Photographed: Birch & Vine’s famous Haystack Burger
Tampa Bay Burger Week – November 4 – 14
Burger lovers, rejoice! Creative Loafing’s Tampa Bay Burger Week is back starting November 4 – 14. You can enjoy 10 days of delicious burger specials for under $10 at participating Tampa Bay restaurants, including Birch and Vine. Best of all, a portion of the proceeds benefit Feeding Tampa Bay, one of the nation’s top hunger relief organizations. Check out tampabayburgerweek.com for a list of participating restaurants.
Thanksgiving at Birch & Vine – November 25
Don’t worry about spending all day in the kitchen on Thanksgiving. Instead, give yourself, family and friends a much-deserved break and enjoy a delicious meal at Birch & Vine. Enjoy a pre-fixe menu that includes a starter, entree and dessert for $55 or select dishes from the a la carte menu. Bon appetit!
Shopapalooza Festival – November 27 – 28
Support small businesses, local artists, crafters, and makers this holiday season at the 11th Annual Shopapalooza Festival in Downtown St. Petersburg on November 27 – 28. Enjoy local sounds, local tastes and more than 300+ local businesses at this family-friendly event in Vinoy Park. Admission is free and if you register to attend, you could win $500. For more information, visit shopapaloozafestival.com.
We hope you can enjoy the festivities in the Sunshine City!