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What’s On, Suncoast? 11.6 – 11.13

| Angela Naff |

The Suncoast Post asks, “What’s On, Suncoast?” Here are a few ideas for things to do around the area this week of 11.6-11.13!

Shine Mural Festival

Shine Mural Festival
Website map of murals, or an app at the website

This fascinating one of a kind open-air art showcase of murals in public spaces around St. Petersburg is a definite must-see. SHINE is partnering with PangeaSeed Foundations’ Sea Walls: Artists for Oceans for this event. Artists use mural art to raise awareness specific to Florida’s environment, waterways, health, and other positive action initiatives. These murals are were carefully curated and put up for the enjoyment of all, following the strictest of personal social distancing and Covid-19 recommendations possible for the safety of volunteers and artists alike. Now, it is time for the community to witness and discuss these amazing treasures from November 7 through the 14th. Be part of this unique and inspiring event that is sure to be as unique in delivery, as the artists themselves who undertook these amazing pieces of artwork.

United Skates of America, Inc.

United Skates of America, Inc.
5121 N. Armenia Ave., Tampa, FL 33603

Yep, you read that correctly. Strap on those roller skates and prepare to have some rocking and rolling good fun. Sure, the weather has been a bit chillier this week but if you are looking for a great all family time Saturdays are for Learn to Skate Classes, and public skates to an amazing array of music. For the parents and older adults, this will be a trip down memory lane, for the kids just discovering skating a fun new experience to share with friends. Also, Friday nights will feature family food and skating deals, so check them out this weekend!

Swan River Seafood Restaurant

Swan River Seafood Restaurant
3741 Tamiami Trail North, Naples, FL 34103

Some wonderful unpretentious seafood options for lunch and dinner that are sure to satisfy any appetite. The gorgeous casual tropical styled dining area, raw bar and even a fully stocked fish market welcome customers in for amazing seafood surprises daily. This has been called the best seafood in Naples, but of course you would need to try the menu to determine if you agree with that claim. How about some conch chowder, shrimp and scallop caprese or New England Cod. If in Naples whether for lunch, or a casual date night out keep this one on your list of options for amazing dining.

Puzzling Adventures – St. Petersburg

Puzzling Adventures
101 1st Ave S, Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 (starting point)

Looking for a new way to explore your city, engage with family and safely social distance? Puzzling Adventures has the ticket. This scavenger hunt, adventure race mixed with an informative self-guided tour. Solve a clue that will move you to the next location, answer the questions and have fun in the mix. Get a group together for the holiday from your office, a few family members just needing to be outside in this gorgeous Fall air and go to town. The amazing part is it takes just a cell phone with internet connection, no reservations and you can play anytime day or night that you choose. These excellently curated adventures will be sure to engage everyone, and be something different you can enjoy here on the Suncoast.

Yoder’s Amish Village – Restaurant

Yoder’s Amish Village – Restaurant
3434 Bahia Vista St., Sarasota, FL 34239

If you haven’t ever been to Yoder’s Amish Village, you are missing out on some amazing food and other treats. Whether sitting down for a hearty, homecooked tasting meal in the restaurant, picking up some fresh produce and baked goods in the deli area or just taking pictures with the cutouts this is a great little gem of Sarasota. They are offering online ordering and quick pick up for many of the food choices online. Mix their uniquely blended coffee with a slice of the best pie around, and you will be a return customer for life. Check out this happy place for your stomach right here on the Suncoast.

Photos from above business website or Facebook pages.

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