The biggest shopping event is back for a sixth year, with 130+ locally owned businesses and 5,000+ shoppers!! The 2015 festival also features an expanded artists village, kids' zone sponsored by Great Explorations Children's Museum, acrobatics by Cirque City, DJ MC White, strolling entertainers and a ton more!
** Shoppers: Admission is free and open to the public! Registration is not required,
but if you do you're eligible to win prizes during our holiday giveaways! Sign up at LocalShops1.com/Events. **
** Businesses: For vendor information please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We're almost full! **
When: 10 am to sunset Saturdays, Nov. 21 & 28, 2015
Where: South Straub Park, downtown St. Pete! That's on Beach Drive, between the Museum of Fine Arts and the Yacht Club
Parking: The two Pier open-air lots and the Sundial Garage are just a couple blocks away. Metered street parking also available.
Why: To kick off the holiday shopping season by showcasing the local businesses, artists and nonprofits that make Tampa Bay such an awesome place!
Media Inquiries: Ester Venouziou, email@example.com or 727-637-5586
Vendor & Sponsor info: Vendor & Sponsor spots are almost full. To be considered for a spot, email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Shopapalooza is a City of St. Petersburg-sponsored event!
Nonprofit partner: Rotary Club of St. Petersburg Sunset & The Kind Mouse Productions
Event sponsors: Moorman Photographics, American Stage Theatre Co., TBO.com/ St. Petersburg Tribune, Great Explorations Children's Museum, Smokin' J's BBQ, BeachLife Entertainment Guide and the City of St. Petersburg
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