St. Pete Beach Seafood & Music Festival

January 31 - February 2, 2020, Corey Avenue in downtown St. Pete Beach, FL

Want fun and relaxation for the weekend? Then let your taste buds guide you to some delicious freshly-made foods, your ears to spectacular live musical performances by top Florida musicians and your eyes to shopping amidst a marketplace of arts, crafts and select fine products. Where you say? All this and more to be found at the 3rd Annual St. Pete Beach Seafood & Music Festival on Corey Avenue in downtown St. Pete Beach over the weekend of January 31 - February 2, 2020. 


Begin relaxing Friday. Food booths are open starting at noon with the live music kicking off at 4pm-10pm. Both the food and music continue Saturday 11am-10pm and Sunday 11am-6pm. Admission is FREE so — enjoy all three days!!! The event is produced by Paragon Festivals and graciously hosted by the Corey Area Business Association.


For food, choose from a variety of seafood, meat and vegetarian dishes all cooked fresh on site by local restaurants and food purveyors. Seafood dishes are prepared using only the freshest local and sustainable ocean resources from the Florida Gulf Coast. Select from a diversity of side dishes and of course - awesome desserts! Liquid refreshments include alcoholic drinks and both non-alcoholic and fruit drinks.


While dining on your food, sit back and listen to some of Florida’s top musical groups in genres such as R&B, blues, jazz, rock and Caribbean sounds. Performers in 2019 were: Mike Tozier (country, folk, Delta blues), The New Rulers (ska, reggae, soul, rocksteady), Bob Marley Tribute Band featuring Yvad, former lead singer of the Wailers (reggae), Kettle of Fish (rock), CeCe Teneal & Soul Kamotion (blues, soul, roots), the Billy Rice Band (country rock), Reverend Barry & The Funk (funk, soul), the Caribbean Chillers (Jimmy Buffet Tribute Band), Sarasota Steel Pan Band (calypso, reggae, Latin, Brazilian), Twinkle & Rock Soul Radio (rock, soul), the Black Honkeys Band (funk, rock, R&B) and the U.S. Stones (Rolling Stones Tribute Band). Performers for the 2020 event will be posted as the event nears.


In the breaks between the live performances, enjoy shopping a marketplace of fine arts, crafts, and select fine products and food items.


This is Plan A! All you need do is come and partake in the festivities! Remember: YOU are the most important ingredient and have earned this relaxation!


NOTE: To assist with event parking, please see the map below. To free yourself from parking hassles, we encourage you to use the wonderful transport options of Free Beach Ride, the Free Island Hopper, Uber and Lyft. They will get you to the event site, and back to your car, while you sit back and ..... relax! Click on the links below for connection to the Free Beach Ride and Free Island Hopper. Contact local sources for Uber and Lyft services.


** Dogs ARE allowed **

January 31 - February 2, 2020
Friday noon-10 pm (music starts at 4pm); Saturday 11am-10pm; Sunday 11am-6pm
General admission is FREE!
Driving Directions

GPS Map Address: 398 Corey Avenue, St. Pete Beach, FL 

From Northbound I-275

  • Take Exit 17 (left exit) to 34th Street South
  • Proceed north on 34th Street South to Pinellas Bayway (Hwy 682)
  • Turn LEFT onto Pinellas Bayway and drive west towards the Gulf
  • Stay on Pinellas Bayway until it dead-ends at Gulf Blvd. in St. Pete Beach (~3.5 miles)
  • Turn RIGHT and proceed north about 2.0 miles to Corey Avenue

From Southbound I-275

  • Take Exit 23B to 5th Avenue North (Alt 19 / Hwy 595)
  • At the end of the exit turn RIGHT and drive west on 5th Avenue North (Alt 19 / Hwy 595)
  • Proceed about 3.8 miles to where Alt 19 and Hwy 595 separate and go to the north
  • Stay on 5th Avenue North continuing straight west for just under a mile to 66th Street North (Hwy 693)
  • Turn LEFT and proceed south on 66th Street (Hwy 693)
  • Go about 0.1 mile to Pasadena Avenue North on the right
  • Turn RIGHT onto Pasadena Avenue North
  • Stay on Pasadena Avenue - it will become 75th Avenue when you come to St. Pete Beach
  • Turn LEFT on Blind Pass Road and go 1 block south to Corey Avenue


Parking Information

Parking & Transportation Options:

Ride Sharing: Lyft & Uber

  • Drop-off and pick-up is at Blind Pass and 73rd Avenue

Free Shuttle Service

  •  Free Beach Ride at or arrange a ride by calling (727) 776-7553
  •  Free Island Hopper at or arrange a ride by calling (727) 217-6935

Parking (then connect with Uber, Lyft or the Free Shuttle Services)

  •  Upham Beach Park (to the south)  Google Map
  •  Egan Park (to the north)  Google Map
  •  Pinellas County Beach Access (by Publix to the south)  Google Map
  •  St. Petersburg Catholic High School Lot (to the northeast)  Google Map
  • Shuttle [Destiny Transportation] runs Saturday February 1 from 10am-10:30pm and Sunday February 2 from noon-6:30pm, taking attendees from the school parking lot to the event and back.

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