Tampa Bay Buzz
30
May
2013
World’s Largest Potato Coming to Tampa!
Tampa’s very own Datz is one of four restaurants to enjoy a personal appearance by the Big Idaho Potato Truck, the world’s largest potato! The 72 foot semi-truck known as the Idaho Potato Truck is touring the country from coast to coast in 2013, stopping in over 50 cities as part of an effort to raise awareness for Meals on Wheels. The truck will be visiting Datz May 31 at 11 a.m., where the restaurant will be handing out “spudnuts” (a potato based doughnut) and their famous homemade chips. (Parking is limited) Locals listen up; Datz will be running two social media contests: A “submit your original potato recipe” contest on Facebook, and a...
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Play Beach Volleyball in Curtis Hixon Park this Summer

This summer, volleyball players that don’t want to make the trek to the beach can get their game on at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, where a temporary beach volleyball court has been installed.  The 30’ x 60’, white-sand court was set up as part of the first annual Tampa Bay Margarita Festival,...

Enjoy ice cold margaritas at this weekend’s Margarita Festival

  Celebrate margaritas this Saturday at the 2013 Tampa Bay Margarita Festival at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park! Enjoy ice cold margaritas prepared by expert bartenders along with live music, beach volleyball and fireworks. To commemorate Memorial Day weekend, active members of the Armed Forces will...

All aboard for National Train Day on Saturday

Visit a Tampa landmark this Saturday for National Train Day! Tampa Union Station, Tampa Bay’s 101-year-old train station, is hosting a free celebration in honor of America’s love for trains. Saturday marks 144 years of connecting travelers coast to coast and commemorates the day the first...

Mother’s Day Brunch in Tampa Bay

These Tampa Bay locations are rolling out the red carpet for Moms to enjoy brunch on Mother’s Day: Jackson's Bistro Bar & Sushi - Treat Mom to a delicious buffet at Jackson’s Bistro Bar & Sushi! Chef Yamani is preparing 70 savory items for the buffet, including omelets, sushi rolls and desserts that...

Washington vs. California wine pairing at Fleming’s

Delight in amazing wines from Washington and California this Friday, April 12, at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar! Join special guest Michael Rugers, Certified Sommerlier and Fine Wines Specialist, and Chef Partner Ryan Mitchell as they pair the dueling wines with the following  five-course...

From jazz to the conga, the Florida Orchestra has a range of performances in April

For music lovers in Tampa Bay, the Florida Orchestra has a range of performances coming up in April. Check out the details here! April 3 and 4: Overtures, Intermezzi & Finales – Coffee Concert Series Stuart Malina conducts this morning Coffee Concert that features Bernstein's Candide Overture,...

The Inaugural Tampa Bay Kids Triathlon is Here; Chesney is En Route!

Happy Monday, Tampa Bay! The Tampa Bay Sports Commission dropping by to preview the week ahead here at the TBSC.   TBSC TODAY   Well, it’s race week! That’s right; the Inaugural Tampa Bay Kids Triathlon at Adventure Island is just five days away (Saturday, March 9). Already experiencing optimistic...