17th Annual Pepper Fest!

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England Brothers Park, 5010 81st Ave N, Pinellas Park

It is the 17th Anniversary of Pinellas Pepper Fest on April 13-14, 2024 and it’s going to be HOTTER than ever before! This hot n’ spicy food show is painfully delicious, big on flavor and cooked up to be one of the hottest events of the season.

Specialty exhibitors will tickle your tastebuds as they bring on distinctive, breathtaking, and dynamite offerings in the form of sauces, salsas, seasonings, rubs, plants, food products, gadgets, kitchenware, hundreds of mild to wild samples and more.

Let your temperature rise with live music heating up the stage throughout the 2-day extravaganza.

Pepper Fest alumni will be prepared for the traditional hot stuff contests, including the Extreme Lolli Lick-A-Thon (the hottest lollypop in the world, sponsored by Intensity Academy) and the Jalapeno Pepper Eating Contest. The competition will be fierce as contenders vie for the awards in each category.

The event is pet and family friendly, and admission and parking are complimentary.

Saturday 4/13/24 10am - 5pm Sunday 4/14/24 10am - 5pm

For more information, please visit us at https://www.facebook.com/PinellasPepperFest or text 813-299-3600

17th Annual Pepper Fest!

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5010 81st Ave N, Pinellas Park

It is the 17th Anniversary of Pinellas Pepper Fest on April 13-14, 2024 and it’s going to be HOTTER than ever before! This hot n’ spicy food show is painfully delicious, big on flavor and cooked up to be one of the hottest events of the season.

Specialty exhibitors will tickle your tastebuds as they bring on distinctive, breathtaking, and dynamite offerings in the form of sauces, salsas, seasonings, rubs, plants, food products, gadgets, kitchenware, hundreds of mild to wild samples and more.

Let your temperature rise with live music heating up the stage throughout the 2-day extravaganza.

Pepper Fest alumni will be prepared for the traditional hot stuff contests, including the Extreme Lolli Lick-A-Thon (the hottest lollypop in the world, sponsored by Intensity Academy) and the Jalapeno Pepper Eating Contest. The competition will be fierce as contenders vie for the awards in each category.

The event is pet and family friendly, and admission and parking are complimentary.

Saturday 4/13/24 10am - 5pm Sunday 4/14/24 10am - 5pm

For more information, please visit us at https://www.facebook.com/PinellasPepperFest or text 813-299-3600

Drag Queen Bingo

Mad Hatters Kava Bar, 4685 28th St N, Saint Petersburg

Join us for a fun night of bingo, $10 for ten games plus a fifty-fifty raffle to support Pet Skunk Advocates and Rescue. It's baby season and we're getting baby yard angels in all the time now. Formula is really expensive. Add to that extra potty pads, our regular food bill, baby food and Critical Care food and still paying on Waffles full mouth teeth removal, Delilahs cancer surgery, Geenas amputation, Lily's esophageal mass, Sativa's Spay and everyone's yearly check up and I'm hemorrhaging money. So, if you've ever spent time with the skunks and enjoyed them and see what we do first hand, please come out have some fun with us. We'll have skunk figurines for the bingo winners and a 50/50 raffle as well. Of course the skunks will be there to love on also!

Bradenton Punk Flea at Oscura

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Oscura , 816 Manatee Ave, Bradenton

FREE PUBLIC EVENT With live 6 bands and 50+ vendors/food trucks from all across FL bringing eclectic items including hard to find vinyl/cds/cassettes, band merch, original artwork, handmade jewelry, up cycled & custom clothing, horror collectables, taxidermy, other oddities, and so much more nostalgia. Basically, if you were ever young and considered yourself counter culture, you'll love it!

Location: OSCURA 816 Manatee Ave E Bradenton FL 34208 Date: 4/28/24 Time: Noon-6pm

BANDS: 12:30 - The Kutoffs (Lakeland) 1:30 - Bargain Bin Heros (Cape Coral) 2:30 - Victims of Circumstance (St Pete) 3:30 - Friendly Fire (Jacksonville) 4:30 - M.A.C.E. (Orlando) 5:30 - Chasing Airplanes (Tampa)

MARKET VENDORS: Chris Sellen (St Pete) Pet Skunk Advocates & Rescue (Tampa) Rose Dynasty Foundations (Lakeland) DB Music (Zephyrhills) The Horror Hoarders (Land O Lakes) Ant Apparel (Gainesville) Gluehead (Sarasota) XMFA (Vero Beach) Toxic Roots (Satellite Beach) Lambrot (Orlando) Uppercutt (Date City) Om My Goddess (Venice) Lisa Betournay Art (St Pete) Cryptknotic (Brandon) Shocks & Sparkles Creations (Lakeland) Cromulent Creative (Orlando) Retro Roots (Palm Harbor) Shuffle Furnishings (Bradenton) Kostar Kustoms (Largo) Born Ready Designs (Sarasota) Felinious (St Pete) Trouvaille (St Pete) Dixieland Collective (Lakeland) Wicked Clay (Lakeland) 2 Peas In A Pod (Lakeland) Resin Fun by JAK (Lakeland) The Punk Shed (St Pete) Studio 138 (Wesley Chapel) N3rvous Br3akdown (St Pete) Cruel Jewels (St Pete) Dark Cycle Clothing (Tampa) Carnival Of Crafted Creatures The Articulate Reptile (Tampa) Ribbons And Rage (Kissimmee) Airitech Creations (Port Saint Lucie) Lunar Video (Spring Hill) Nostalgic Oddities (Lakeland) HOP Skate Shop (Palmetto) DOA Co (Orlando) JaimeJay Handmade (Lakeland) Folksylove (Orlando) Papa’s Rock & Roll Parlor (Apopka) Handcrusted (Decatur, GA) Charred & Bone (Micco) Catie unthreaded (St Pete) NotABrokenRecord (Lake Worth) Ghoulish Threads (Bradenton) In Reverie Creations (Seffner) Bradentucky Bombers Roller Derby (Bradenton)

FOOD VENDORS: Moonlit Macarons (St Pete) SB&B Seafood Market (Lakeland) Glazed Up Mini Donuts (Lakeland) Pamz Pizza Conez (St Pete) Boy Named Sous (Brandon)

All booth spaces are fully sold out. For more details email chadpchastain@gmail.com