Spring is coming! Surely you’re ready for a spring break on the beach. You can take that much-needed break right here on the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico shorelines of Florida’s west coast. Find the perfect vacation rental in Indian Rocks Beach or Indian Shores, and then start imagining the feeling of soft white sand under your feet and bright sunny skies above you. It’s just what you need right now, isn’t it?
While you’re here basking on the beaches, don’t forget to check out what else is happening around our local towns this month. March has a lot of fun things to offer, so you’ll want to grab your calendar and save these dates—or just bookmark this post. Happy Spring!
Major League Baseball Spring Training on Florida’s Gulf Coast
Enjoy the warm weather and watch your favorite Major League baseball teams launch their pre-season practice series and exhibition games in local stadiums. Baseball fans eagerly await the month of March when their favorite teams and players take to the diamonds and spring training gets underway. See how the teams stack up this year by getting your game tickets today. Read more about Spring Training on the Florida Gulf Coast here.
Valspar PGA Golf Championship
March also means you’ll see some big names in golf here on the Gulf Coast of Florida with the Valspar Golf Championship, which happens on the Copperhead Course at Innisbrook. This PGA Tour event is a local favorite and runs from March 16-22, 2020 this year. Gather together your favorite golf enthusiasts, get your tickets, and follow all of the action live in-person this year. Will Paul Casey take the title for a third year in a row? We’ll find out soon enough. Hope to see you there!
St. Patrick’s Day Festival in Indian Shores
Everyone is invited to the Town of Indian Shores annual St. Patrick’s Festival scheduled for Saturday, March 14, 2020 from 11a.m. – 4p.m. at the Municipal Center. This popular annual festival features live entertainment, music, arts and crafts vendors, food, beer, wine, and much more. The event is free and open to the public. Don’t miss the 1p.m. Irish Dancers performance! Grab a green beer and get set for lots of festive fun for the whole family. Go ahead and wear your best green and gold, then head over to the St. Patrick’s Day Festival. Make it your family’s new St. Paddy’s day holiday tradition!
Firestone Grand Prix in St. Pete
The Firestone Grand Prix takes to the streets of downtown St. Pete from March 13-15, 2020. This three-day festival happens along the waterfront of downtown St. Petersburg, Florida and features some of the best Indy car racing North America has to offer, along with interactive activities and live entertainment for all ages. Get your tickets today with options for grandstand tickets, general admission, and pit passes.
Indian Rocks Beach Greenfest
March 28, 2020 from 10a.m. to 5p.m. at 24th Avenue and 1st Street is where you need to be to help reduce your carbon footprint this year. Indian Rocks Beach Greenfest is the perfect place to get started with eco-friendly vendors and non-profit organizations to teach us all how to be kinder and gentler to our earth. Enjoy delicious local food, craft beer from The Original Crabby Bill’s (and other area favorites), wine, live music, a children’s area, and an array of unique eco-friendly items from a variety of local vendors. Tell your family and friends—and bring the kids, too. IRB Greenfest is a local favorite for sure.