Events

A Weekend of Music: Tampa Bay Blues Festival

April 12-14, 2019 St. Petersburg will be hosting the annual Blues Festival. Rated one of the best blues festivals in the country, St. Pete offers couples three days of incredible music in the beautiful and tropical setting of Vinoy Park. Artists…

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What’s New at The Straz: 2019-2020 Broadway Series

The wait is over, theater lovers! The Straz Center has finally released their 2019-2020 Broadway Series Lineup of their Bank of America Broadway at the Straz Series! This season, in addition to their regular nine-show Broadway series, The Straz will…

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Calling All Bay Area Brides: Top 50 Bachelorette Party Ideas

Calling all brides-to-be, or better yet, calling all maids of honor! Wedding planning can easily be one of the most stressful occasions in a woman’s life! From the guests to the venue to the dress, the build-up to the big…

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2019 Theme Park Festivals

Spring is almost here which means, Theme Park Festivals! Whether you love Sea World, Disney, Universal Studios, or Busch Gardens, there’s a festival for you this season! Each theme park celebrates the Spring season with their own take on different…

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A Date at Busch Gardens Food and Wine Festival

If you’ve been in Tampa, for a while, or even if you haven’t, it’s pretty much a sure thing that you’ve heard about Busch Gardens. Chances are, you’ve been to the famous theme park or one of its many events….

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St. Patrick’s Day Date: Mayor’s River ‘O Green Fest

St. Patrick’s Day is coming up on March 17th and Tampa is holding its 8th Annual Mayor’s River ‘O Green Fest again this year on March 16th. Beginning at 11 a.m. and running until 5 p.m., this is a perfect…

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10th Annual Hunahpu’s Day Beer Festival

Celebrate with Cigar City Brewing for the 10th Annual Hunahpu’s Day Beer Festival! One of the “fastest-growing craft breweries in the US”, Cigar City has announced a ticket release for Hunahpu’s Day 2019! This is the premier craft beer festival…

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Best Valentine’s Day Restaurants Ever!

Welcome to our official guide to the best Valentine’s Day restaurants and events in Tampa Bay, Clearwater, St. Pete, and all points in between!  From flowers to 5-course dinners, champagne to overnight getaways, it’s all here.  Want ideas for a…

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Tampa Theatre’s Day-Long “Bond-A-Thon”

by Tampa Theatre The event is Fest… WineFest… when Tampa Theatre presents its biggest fundraiser of the year, Vino Royale, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 22-23. The Bond-themed weekend includes a Wine Tasting on Friday with dozens of boutique wines, small…

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28 Days of Love Giveaway

Welcome to 28 Days of Love!  Why celebrate Valentine’s Day on just one day, when you can celebrate it every day in February! Each day in February we’re holding a sweepstakes drawing to pick a winner of that day’s awesome…

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100+ Bay Area Cooking Classes: February-March 2019

Check out over 100 local cooking classes throughout the Tampa Bay Area. Classes range in size, location, theme, and price. Most listings’ fees are charged per person unless otherwise noted. Be sure to check out each location as classes change…

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Valentine’s Day Flowers from Tampa St Pete Clearwater Florists

Great Valentine’s Day Flowers from Great Tampa Clearwater & St Pete Florists! Tampa Bay, St. Pete, Clearwater and everywhere in between has an abundance of great florists, providing so many choices for Valentine’s Day flower selections.  We’re detailing some great…

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A South Tampa Valentine’s Day

Want to hit a home run for your south Tampa Valentine’s Day?  You’ve found your answer at Epicurean!  From a swoon-worthy tasting menu this south Tampa Valentine’s Day prepared by foodmaster Executive Chef Chad Johnson, to a whoopee (pie) making…

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Brunch Ideas: Gasparilla 2019

We’ve got your Ultimate Guide to All Things Gasparilla HERE! Due to the closure of half of the city and its’ roads, it can be quite a challenge during the Gasparilla festivities to find a hot bite of food away…

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What is Gasparilla?

We’ve got your Ultimate Guide to All Gasparilla info HERE!   To some locals, you aren’t a true “Tampanian” until you experience your first Gasparilla and all that it entails! To understand Gasparilla, you need Gasparilla info – and you’ve…

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Where to Watch? Gasparilla Invasion and Parade of the Pirates

We’ve got your Ultimate Guide to All Things Gasparilla Invasion HERE!   Known to be one of the most popular and exciting events in the Tampa Bay area, the Gasparilla invasion is the perfect date for pirate enthusiasts and parade…

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Survival Tips for Gasparilla

We’ve got your Gasparilla Survival Tips! By Haley Ward & Sarah Stoulil The last weekend in January is a big one for the city of Tampa Bay. People from all over come to celebrate the pirate invasion of Jose Gaspar…

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New Year’s Eve Fireworks in Tampa Clearwater St Pete!

IMake a date night out of the Tampa Bay area’s New Year’s events! Counting down to the new year, getting that midnight kiss, and watching fireworks together is the perfect way to start your new year off right. So, here…

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The Best New Year’s Eve Events in Tampa Bay Clearwater St Pete

New Year’s Eve NYE Guide! Everything you need to know for the BEST New Year’s Eve in Tampa Clearwater St. Pete! Celebrate New Year’s Eve – NYE – on Dec 31 2019 in style!   OK, so 2019 just began,…

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Ultimate Gasparilla Guide

Your Ultimate Guide to Gasparilla 2019 Last updated Jan 25 2019 Gasparilla is the quinticential uniquely Tampa holiday, festival, event, party, boat show, costume contest, and most of all party.  More than a day or an event, Gasparilla now spans…

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