Pictures and Information on Events that Took Place in Florida – This is our neverending list of events that took place in Florida. Everything from the World Series to the Super Bowl. Also in this section are photos and information from storms and small city events.
The pier in St. Peterburg is set to be replaced, so this was the last day people could visit and remember the pier. The closing happened at the end of May 2013.
Cha Cha Coconuts was the restaurant on the top floor of the Pier
This parade took place in Downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. The parade ran from 10am to about 12pm. There were several times where it was raining, then sunny, then raining again. The rain just about stopped at the end of the parade. The streets on Central Ave. were closed well after the parade with vendors and restaurants open through the streets.
The period of rain during the parade
Packed streets of St. Petersburg, Florida
Photos from the annual Gasparilla in Tampa Florida. This year had Jim Belushi as the Grand Marshall of the parade.
Girls Throwing Beads at Gasparilla
Man Throwing Beads at Gasparilla
Life is Good Float
Hard Rock Casino Float at Gasparilla
Pirate Ship at Gasparilla
Photos from the 2010 fanfest at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Florida – June 19th, 2010 from 4:30 to 9:00pm
Downtown St. Petersburg, Florida featured live music and assorted local vendors as well as all the local news channels right near Tropicana Field. Home opener: Baltimore Orioles at Tampa Bay Rays. Game was sold out!
The FULL Parking Lot at Tropicana Field
This event was held inside Tropicana Field on Feb 14, 2009
Included autograph signings, and lots of free contests to enter and win. The Tampa Bay Rays announcers Dewayne Staats and Todd Kalas were there as well signing free autographs. This was a free event.
Photos are from the FREE fanfest at Raymond James Stadium.
Event was held June 13, 2009.
Included free autographs and games for kids to play. It is an all day outdoor event. Fans can walk around the stadium seats and check out different views, the seats that are for sale are marked with paper showing the prices for full season and half season.