ST. PETERSBURG - The Skyway Marina District Business Association, a not for profit organization, will host an inaugural event to showcase the area businesses to the public, via a Cruise-in & Car Show Aug. 23, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The event is the first in a series of events being planned, which are designed to promote the lifestyle and business services available throughout the District.
The inaugural Skyway Marina Cruise-in and Car Show will take place Aug. 23 and be continually held on the last Saturday of every month thereafter.
The event will take place at the Flamingo Resort and will feature antique, classic, hot rod, custom and exotic cars and trucks from yesteryear to today. The event will also be serving up some of the areaís best food trucks, cold beverages, music, entertainment, charity raffles, special offers from District businesses and dash plaques for the cars.
The Cruise-in & Car Show is free. For more information, call Christopher Breton at 727-490-2000, ext. 7026.
The Skyway Marina District (SMD), a not for profit organization, spans from 30th Avenue South to 54th Avenue South, along the 34th Street Corridor in St. Petersburg. The Skyway Marina District Plan, adopted in early 2014, will guide improvements in the areas of retail offerings, redevelopment opportunities, and a visual identity. The Plan also addresses the need to create a sense of place, attract new employers and residents, and provide a connected environment.
For more information about the Skyway Marina District, call Linda Bowler, SMD Manager, at 727-866-2696 or email Linda@skywaymarina.com.