Tampa Bay Buzz
31
August
2013
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 day weekend!  Whether your weekend plans include barbecue, pool time, family time, party time here are a few ways you can enjoy your three day weekend. Friday Dine Tampa Bay Restaurant Week: Tonight night is your last chance to dine at any of the 98 Dine Tampa Bay Restaurants.  This flavorful tradition offers three course, prix-fixe menus priced at...
Convention Center Tampa

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...

Red Bull Wake Open Returns to Tampa!

The best wake boarders in the world are coming to the Tampa Convention Center for the second annual Red Bull Wake Open this weekend, July 5-6. Thirty-six riders from seven countries will compete in Boat, Big Air and Park disciplines. Watch the event live from viewing locations around the Channel...

Meetings Industry Council (MIC) Conference & Tradeshow Recap

Linda Mummert here with more exciting Convention Sales news...The 13th annual Meetings Industry Council (MIC) of Colorado Educational Conference and Trade Show was held at the Colorado Convention Center on March 27, 2013 with record attendance and a visit from Mayor Hancock. Over 900 professionals...

Sail Pavilion Unleashes “Yappy Hour” for International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day

This “Yappy Hour” approved by Fido! This Saturday, Feb. 23 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. head over to the Sail Pavilion, located on Tampa’s busy RiverWalk, adjacent to the Tampa Convention center for some well-deserved “treats” for you and your furry friend. The Sail Pavilion will be hosting a special...

Tampa Welcomed The 2013 Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show

Linda Mummert here with some exciting news.  On February 6-9, 2013 at the Tampa Convention Center we welcomed over 5,600 delegates to the Annual National Cattlemen’s Beef Association.   There were 250 exhibitors on the floor with various agricultural wares on site, live calves, all makes and models...