Catch up on all the news involving SPF 2016 leading up to its launch day in September.

Mayor to help kick off second annual SPF and Central Avenue Solstice with preview party

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (July 20, 2016) -- August 5 will bring together art community leaders, organizers and artists, elected officials, business/civic leaders, the Suncoasters of St. Petersburg, the Central Avenue Council and district organizations, and several other organizations and dignitaries – for a pre-launch preview party leading up to the month-long SPF, which includes the Central Avenue Solstice, the Shine Mural Festival, and dozens of other art-and-culture activities throughout the entire month of September in St. Petersburg. 

Florida’s always-artful St. Petersburg hosts event-packed arts-and-culture month – “SPF” – with different arts themes every week this September

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (July 7, 2016) -- September is Arts Month in St. Petersburg, Florida. The second annual SPF brings dozens of wide-ranging arts events, covering a spectrum of creations and experiences, showcasing a diverse array of local and national artists, organizations, and St. Pete style. 

About SPFestival

Experience the Arts and Culture of St. Petersburg, FL during the St. Petersburg Festival of the Arts. Discover artistic creators and creations at dozens o​​f events and venues around St. Pete over three weekends in September 2017.

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