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March
2015
5 Ways to Unlock Tampa Bay
Women's Final Four South Carolina and Notre Dame have earned their seats in the NCAA Women's Final Four. We'll soon know who they'll be facing in the semi-finals and the final game when play begins Sunday, April 5. The weekend before the games will be filled with activities for the whole family. The Tourney Town fan festival will bring thousands of basketball fans to the Amalie Arena's west plaza and silver lot parking area for an enormous pep rally, the AT&T Mascot Challenge and plenty of music. Youth clinics will help young players develop their skills. The 4Kay 5K run and 1-mile walk will honor former N.C. State women's basketball head...
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15 Reasons to Visit Tampa Bay in April

Caught your breath after two months of non-stop Gasparilla Season fun? Good. It's time to dive into April. NCAA Women's Final Four (April 5-7) Tampa Bay hosts the national championship of women's college basketball as part of a four-day extravaganza that will make hoops the region's new favorite...

Tampa Bay riders rack up the miles

In its first 100 days, Tampa Bay’s Coast Bike Share system has already racked up enough miles to nearly circle the globe. The for-profit system’s organizers say that as of March 16, Coast Bike Share had nearly 3,260 riders. Together, they pedaled almost 24,000 miles. The bulk of the riders – nearly...

5 Ways to Unlock Tampa Bay

No matter where you dig for things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend, you'll find gems galore! Cuban Sandwich Festival (Friday - Sunday) The humble Cuban sandwich has spread far and wide, but we never forget it started here in Tampa Bay. The combination of pork, ham, salami and pickles reflects the...

Come to Conquer: Spring Break

Expedia has ranked the Tampa Bay area as one of the most popular Spring Break destinations. Whether your Spring Break is from college, high school or pre-school, Tampa Bay has a horde of deals to unlock. HOTELS GRAND HYATT TAMPA BAY: “Stay More Save More” plan offers a discount that grows the longer...

Pedal-powered tour of Tampa Bay

Plenty of people paddle their way around Tampa Bay's sparkling waterfront. Now they can do it by pedal. Tampa Water Bike Co., the newest addition to Tampa Bay's growing waterfront, is featured today in 83 Degrees, our local online magazine. Owners Dan and Amanda Fleischbein rent water bikes --...

5 Ways to Unlock Tampa Bay

Lights on Tampa (6 p.m. Friday & Saturday) Unlock a gem of Tampa Bay creativity in Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park and Kiley Gardens this weekend. Chicago artist Nick Cave's "Heard" performance piece will take center stage during the weekend festival with performance at 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. on a stage...

Hogan's Beach will tone it down

Things at Hogan's Beach, the Tampa Bay venue owned by professional wrestler Hulk Hogan, are about to get quieter. The club has agreed to city requests that it stop holding concerts after neighbors complained. The club hosted DJ Skrillex for a show in October. It held it's New Year's Eve party in a...