Tampa Bay Buzz
18
May
2015
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 destination in Florida where you can get visit five of our most popular attractions for the price of a single ticket. For $99 per adult, $84 per child 3 to 9, CityPASS lets like a falcon at Busch Gardens Tampa, dive with the sharks at The Florida Aquarium and come face to face with a manatee at Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo, named the best zoo in the United States by...
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5 Ways to Unlock Tampa Bay

It’s never too late to plan the weekend. Unless it’s Monday morning – but then you just plan for next weekend! Here’s what’s on tap in Tampa Bay for this weekend. BIG GUAVA MUSIC FESTIVAL (May 8-9) The Strokes, the Pixies and Canadian rocker Ryan Adams lead the bill for this year’s Big Guava Music...

Spotlight on Tampa Bay's Cuban roots

Before the first Cuban refugee set foot in South Florida, Cubans had already been an integral part of Tampa Bay for nearly a century. This weekend, the New York Times reminded the world just how connected Tampa Bay is and has been to Cuba -- and how much we'd like to rebuild those old connections as...

Come for the Riverwalk, stay for the fest

Come out to celebrate Tampa Bay's newest attraction, the Tampa Riverwalk. Forty years in the making, the Riverwalk opened its last major segment last month, creating an unbroken 2.5-mile pedestrian path linking some of the areas top attractions like gems on a string. On May 2 and 3, Riverfest -- the...

Garth Brooks coming to Tampa

We've got some great news for Garth Brooks fans: The country music superstar has announced that his comeback tour is coming back to Tampa for the first time in more than 16 years. Currently announced for two shows at Amalie Arena -- one each on June 5 and 6 -- Brooks has been known to expand the...

5 Ways to Unlock Tampa Bay

Women's Final Four The teams are set: South Carolina, Maryland, UConn and Notre Dame have earned their seats in the NCAA Women's Final Four. They'll be facing off 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...

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...

5 Ways to Unlock Tampa Bay

Movies and music, Tampa Pride and Normal Rockwell: unlock Tampa Bay any way you want this weekend. Gasparilla International Film Festival (Friday through Sunday) Gasparilla International Film Festival, which opens on Tuesday at the historic Tampa Theatre, continues through the weekend at Channelside...