Tampa Bay Buzz
23
January
2014
10 Tips for Gasparilla
Ahoy Mateys! This weekend the pirates will invade Tampa Bay in search of all kinds of treasures and will demand the key to our city.  Whether you are an Old Salt (experienced sailor) or a first time Sea Dog… I’ve put together a few tips to make the most out of your Gasparilla.  Can you believe it..... only 2 days away!!!!!! Be the most stylish Skallywag on Bayshore Boulevard this weekend!  There are plenty of boutiques all around the South Tampa area that have plenty of garb for all you Bucaneers and the Wenches.  Hyde Park Village also offers plenty of shopping options.  Be sure to stick to the three-color pirate palette: red, black and...
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Things to do this Weekend in Tampa Bay, Rain or Shine

I don’t think I am the only one loving the sunshine in Tampa Bay today!   I’ve put together a little list of things to do this weekend to help get you through this weekend, rain or shine. TGIF Y'all! Friday, Jan. 10th, 2014 Gasparilla Music Fridays | Grand Central at Kennedy Courtyard 5:30 p.m. This...

Mayor unveiling Riverwalk monuments this week

Mayor Bob Buckhorn, in conjunction with the Friends of the Riverwalk, will reveal the finished monuments for six honorees of the Historical Monument Trail that will wind along Tampa's Riverwalk. The following honorees will be remembered for their major contributions to Tampa Bay:
  • Cyril Blythe...

Last Minute Hotel Deals for Thanksgiving and Stranded Passengers in Tampa Bay

For those traveling through Tampa International Airport that are experiencing weather delays or flight cancellations due to weather up North, we have worked with some local Tampa Bay hotels to put together specials for stranded passengers.  Tampa International Airport estimates close to 240,000...

Kat's Top Things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay!

So much to do.... so little time.  Here is my top things to do list for this weekend in Tampa Bay! If you are out and about, snap a pic and share with us at @VisitTampaBay :)  Have a great weekend y'all! - Kat Friday Tampa’s Downtown on Ice (Fri-Jan. 5th) Ice Skating outside in Tampa? Yup!  This...

3rd Annual Celebrate Services Day!

  In conjunction with the Tampa Convention Center, Visit Tampa Bay was pleased to be a part of hosting the 3rd Annual Celebrate Services Day. The event took place at the Tampa Convention Center’s Sail Pavilion and was held to recognize and celebrate the outstanding service that our partner Services...

Kat’s top picks for this weekend in Tampa Bay!

Another weekend jam packed with things to do in Tampa Bay!!! I’ve done all the hard work for you, searching through multiple websites to come up with my top picks for the weekend.  My top picks include fearful family fun, festivals, pub crawls and more! AND don't forget to cheer on our Tampa Bay...

Kat's top picks on what to do in Tampa Bay this weekend!

TGIF! No, but really…. TGIF! Coming off a holiday week is always challenging, but the weekend is officially here and jam-packed with concerts, food, fun, fashion & sports!  The countdown clock on my computer screen for the weekend has already begun.  In just a few hours I will be sipping an...