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The Cleveland Street District in Downtown Clearwater presents BLAST Friday, a free
monthly street festival in Downtown Clearwater, which is scheduled on the last Friday of
each month through May. BLAST Friday features live music, a variety of vendors, as well as
food, beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages. District retailers and restaurants are open with
outdoor dining available on the street. The festival runs from 5:30 to 10 p.m. on Cleveland
Street from Osceola Avenue to Station Square Park.
The 2018 BLAST Friday season headline artists are:
• Jan. 26 – Richard Elliott
• Feb. 23 – The Romantics
• Mar. 30 – Billy Joel Legends “Lords of 52nd Street”
• Apr. 27 – 10,000 Maniacs
• May 25 – “Home Cookin’ 4” Greg Billings Band & the Black Honkeys
For more information, visit blastfridayclearwater.com.
Cruisin’ at the Capitol
The 5th annual Cruisin’ at the Capitol is scheduled for Feb. 17-18 from the waterfront to
Fort Harrison Avenue. Motorcycles will be on parade Saturday, Feb. 17, and cars will be on
display Sunday, Feb. 18. For an updated events listing, visit downtownclearwater.com.
New Farmers Market Along the Waterfront
There’s a new market along the waterfront in Downtown Clearwater. The Clearwater Farmers
Market opened in November and takes place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday. Fresh
produce and local vendors are featured. Interested in becoming a vendor or have an inquiry?