Tampa Bay Buzz
12
November
2013
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 and Event Departments provide every day to meeting planners, guests, and visitors to the Tampa Bay area. The Event Service Professionals Association (ESPA) created this day three years ago and has seen National Celebrate Services Day grow, with many cities recognizing the day with an event, across the country.  For more information about ESPA, please...
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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...

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

Hi, Kat here with my top-picks for weekend fun in Tampa Bay! See something we are missing? Let us know! Post your ideas on our facebook page wall: www.facebook.com/VisitTampaBay or tweet us your top-picks on twitter @VisitTampaBay and together, we’ll unlock something new!  TGIF y’all! Treasure...

Labor Day weekend doesn't have to mean to end of Summer fun!

Kat here, Labor Day holiday means the end of summer vacations, barbeques and summer fun… or does it?  Don’t think I am letting summer end yet!  Good news is that Tampa has 361 days of sunshine, which means summer can be extended through the other seasons and most locals just get to enjoy another 3...

Unlock Tampa Bay this weekend with Kat's Top 5 things to do!

It's a BUSY weekend in Tampa Bay! Here are a few of my top 5 things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay! Backstreets Back, ALLRIGHT! If you hear high-pitched shrieks tonight in Tampa don’t be alarmed, it’s just the Backstreet Boys fans who are mostly grown women with jobs and responsibilities, not your...

Florida’s Largest Anime Convention Returns to Tampa

METROCON, Florida’s largest anime convention, is coming back to the Tampa Convention Center for 2013! The convention kicks off next Friday, July 26 and runs through Sunday, July 28. METROCON began in 2003 at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Tampa, and now in its 11th year is a 3-day anime adventure that...

Tampa Veterans' Wheelchair Games

From July 13-18, Tampa Bay will host the National Veterans Wheelchair Games, the world’s largest annual multi-sport wheelchair event. More than 600 Veterans from the United States and Great Britain are expected to compete. They come from every branch of military service, and they have served from...