Tampa Bay Buzz
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May
2015
Busch Gardens: Ride, Slide, Dine for $99
Now through June 14, Tampa Bay visitors can buy a $99 pass to Busch Gardens Tampa that also gets them access to Busch Gardens' Adventure Island water park. The "Ride, Slide & Dine" ticket lets you choose two visits and two meals at either park. Tickets must be bought by June 14 and can be used by Oct. 11. They're only available for purchase online. Tampa Bay is built for summer, and few things say summer like a trip down Adventure Island's Colossal Curl raft ride. After spending a day rafting the waves at Adventure Island, cross the road and ride the Congo River Rapids at Busch Gardens Tampa. Busch Gardens also lets you dive like a bird of...
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How to See Tampa Bay from an e-Boat

The folks at Tampa Bay's online magazine, 83 Degrees, took a ride on Tampa eBoats and fell in love with the unique perspective the boats offer on our fair community. They provide a rundown of 12 things you can see from an e-Boat. Having piloted an e-Boat myself,I can say that the electric boats --...

5 Ways to Unlock Tampa Bay: Eastern Conference Finals edition

Attention N.Y. Rangers fans! Tampa Bay is ready for you this week -- and we don't mean just the Lightning. We've got plenty to keep you busy in between games 3 and 4 for this year's Eastern Conference Finals at Amalie Arena. Here's a sampling: Get yourself a CityPASS Tampa Bay is the only...

See the future of Tampa International

Take a virtual trip through Tampa International Airport's ongoing $1 billion expansion. Tampa Bay's gateway to the world has begun work on a new car-rental station, people-mover and 50,000 square feet of new retail and restaurant space in the main terminal. The new additions will modernize the...

20 Reasons to Visit Tampa Bay in May

RIVER FEST (May 2-3) Come out and celebrate the Tampa Riverwalk with a party 2.5 miles long. With the recently christening of Kennedy Boulevard Plaza, the Riverwalk’s last major segment, downtown now has an unbroken path for walking, running and biking along the Hillsborough River waterfront. The...

5 Ways to Unlock Tampa Bay

RIVER FEST (10 a.m. Saturday to 3 p.m. Sunday) Come out and celebrate the Tampa Riverwalk with a party 2.5 miles long. With the recently christening of Kennedy Boulevard Plaza, the Riverwalk’s last major segment, downtown now has an unbroken path for walking, running and biking along the...

FDOT funds streetcar expansion study

Tampa Bay's TECO Historic Streetcar, which ferries visitors from downtown through the Channel District to Ybor City, will get a financial shot in the arm from the Florida Department of Transportation in the form of a study to look at expanding the line to Tampa Heights. According to the City of...

Come to Conquer: Tampa Bay Summer

Summer will be here before you know it why not celebrate summer in a place built for it? In Tampa Bay, you can enjoy the water on a paddleboard, water bike or kayak, test your courage on North America's tallest drop tower, come nose-to-nose with the tallest animal on the planet or lose yourself in...