1. Clearwater Beach Taste Fest

When: Friday, May 12, 2017 (6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Where: Beach Walk and So. Gulfview Blvd

Description: Food from more than 30 restaurants and music by the Black Honkeys ($35, clearwaterbeachtastefest.com), while SeaGrapes Wine and Food Festival brings more than 100 wines and food from area restaurants for the Florida Aquarium's biggest fundraiser. ($75-$105, $225 VIP)

2. Sweetfields Sunflower Maze

When: Saturday-Sunday

Where: Sweetfields Farm in Masaryktown

Description:  Explore 6-acre labyrinth and enjoy farm festivities including hayrides and farm animals.

3. Tampa International Fringe Festival

When: May 11th, 2017 - May 14th, 2017 

Where: Full Program Here

Description: 29 shows, back to back in venues, with quick in’s and out’s and (usually) more minimal technical needs. A wide range of genre and subject material, mostly new work, but some classics as well. Dance is welcome. Mixed genre is welcome. Parties! People! Celebration and support of the arts in a way that is both economical for the audience and puts money in artists hands.

4. Mother's Day Brunch at the Marriot Waterside Hotel & Marina

When: May 14, 2017, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM 


Description: Celebrate Mom with a spectacular brunch display featuring classic favorites and southern-style comfort foods

5. Mother’s Day Weekend at the Aquarium

When: May 13, 2017 - May 14, 2017, 9:30 am- 5:00 pm

Where: Florida Aquarium, 701 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL 33602

Description: Bring mom for a free Aquarium experience during Mother’s Day weekend!* Spend the day among 20,000 species of plants and animals with sights above and below the surface. It’s an experience the whole family can enjoy to make lasting memories!