Blast Friday, a free monthly street festival in Downtown Clearwater 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 2019 Blast Friday season headline artists are:
- Jan. 25 – Fastball & The Black Honkeys
- Feb. 22 – The Fixx
- Mar. 29 – The Rippingtons
- Apr. 26 – Home Cookin #5 Greg Billings Band & Ronnie Dee & the Superstars
- May 31 – Artist to be announced