Fall Events and Festivals

An artist painting a mural on a wall with a teal back ground and gradient from orange to pink to blue with large white writing

Each year, SHINE Mural Festival brings artists from around the globe to St. Pete to create brilliant murals throughout town.

Every time of year is special in St. Pete/Clearwater but the fall season brings its own brand of magic with spectacular weather that simply makes you want to hang out with others and celebrate the best of what the area has to offer.

Fortunately, there's no shortage of occasions to do just that. Renowned music festivals, like the Clearwater Jazz Holiday, give you cause to tune out the hubbub of daily life and lend an ear to some of the world's most renowned musicians. And area villages, such as John's Pass, put their very best foot forward with to-drool-for festivals that remind you just how delicious the food and arts are here. Events like these add memorable highlights to what's sure to be an already unique vacation.


Clearwater Jazz Holiday

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - Sunday, October 17, 2021

Bring your chairs and blankets and relax to the soothing sounds of jazz from world-class musicians in CJH's temporary home at BayCare Ballpark. Past performers have included blues legend Buddy Guy, Americana favorites like Sheryl Crow and The Avett Brothers, classic soul performer Gladys Knight and more! Click "More Info" for this year's lineup. 

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Savor St. Pete

Saturday, November 6, 2021 - Sunday, November 7, 2021

Savor St. Pete is an exciting two-day celebration of food, wine and craft beer in the downtown St. Pete waterfront. The festival will take place at North Straub Park, a popular spot for amazing waterfront views and amazing events. Savor St. Pete delivers a palate-pleasing, star-studded weekend destination event showcasing the talents of renowned wine & spirits producers, brew masters, chefs, and culinary personalities to educate, entice, enlighten, and entertain.

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Sanding Ovations Master's Cup

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - Sunday, November 21, 2021

All it takes is a pile of sand, some buckets of water, and lots of imagination to build a masterpiece. Ten master sculptors from throughout North America, Europe and Asia will return to Treasure Island for Sandhenge, Sanding Ovations Master's Cup Competition.

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Bert's St. Pete BikeFest

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - Sunday, November 21, 2021

Presented by Bert’s Barracuda and Bert’s Black Widow Harley-Davidson®, this four day event is one of the best rallies in the state! On the award-winning sand of St. Pete Beach, Florida, attendees will have endless opportunities for things to do with nightly concerts from national acts and more.

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SHINE St. Pete Mural Festival

Friday, October 15, 2021 - Sunday, October 24, 2021

The internationally recognized SHINE St. Petersburg Mural Festival is back for its seventh year, transforming St. Pete into a curated, open-air museum with murals by international, national & local artists. With a fresh lineup featuring some of the world’s best mural artists, SHINE will ignite the streets of St. Pete with 16 new murals located throughout the arts districts, plus a series of Bright Spots—community murals to engage and inspire. 


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