It’s almost time! To celebrate the coming of 2019, couples can make 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 are a few places were you can go to celebrate and see fireworks.
NYE Fireworks – the best in Tampa, Clearwater & St Pete
Ring in the new year at Clearwater Beach! This celebration includes a fireworks show at midnight that you can watch from the beach or from many different surrounding restaurants and bars. Before midnight, you can enjoy the beach, have a nice meal, and even watch the sun as it sets over the ocean.
The Busch Gardens New Year’s celebration is perfect for date night. Join Busch Gardens for an awesome New Year’s Eve celebration on Dec. 31! Enjoy thrill rides in the dark, like Busch Garden’s newest family spin-coaster Cobra’s Curse, Falcon’s Fury or Cheetah Hunt. Jam out to music throughout the park and ring in the new year with a park-wide countdown and spectacular fireworks show in Gwazi Park. And with the park open until 1 a.m., you can make the first hour in 2019 a thrilling one! Admission to the New Year’s Eve Celebration is included with paid admission to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. And celebrate the new year with a park-wide countdown and a midnight fireworks show.
First Night St. Petersburg is the LARGEST family friendly New Year’s Eve Celebration of the Arts in the great State of Florida. We ring in the New Year with music, drama, games, comedy, lights, dance, fire, bubbles, stories, creative fun, fireworks and much more! This December 31, 2018 we are celebrating our 26th Anniversary of bringing the City of St. Petersburg Art in Unexpected Places. Admission buttons are available online beginning September and in local stores and at the Saturday morning market beginning the weekend after Thanksgiving.
Take your loved one to Cotanchobee Park this New Year’s Eve to experience the Tampa Riverwalk celebration. There will be a midnight fireworks show for you to enjoy with your significant other. You can bring blankets and chairs or view the fireworks show from surrounding restaurants and bars.
Want to celebrate NYE with some great parties and events? Here’s our list of Top Bay Area NYE Parties! And check out The Tampa Bay Holiday Events List!
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