Tampa Bay Buzz
10
February
2015
Sweetheart deals for Valentine's Day
Valentine's Day is Saturday, and Tampa Bay venues has deals for you and your sweetheart. Dining   Del Frisco's Grille 4138 W. Boy Scout Blvd. (West Shore area) For Valentine's Day, Del Frisco's has built upon its regular menu with a special dessert: red velvet waffle ice cream sandwiches with warm chocolate sauce for two. (Look at that image up top and dream...) ---------- Fodder & Shine 5910 N. Florida Ave. (Seminole Heights) Fodder & Shine, Seminole Heights newest restaurant, will run steak and bourbon specials on Valentine’s Day. The steak special will be steak for two (2-pound bone-in aged ribeye) and four sides for $60. Bourbon specials will...
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Live from Busch Gardens: Meerkat Cam

It's #MeerkatMonday at Busch Gardens Tampa. The Tampa Bay theme park and zoo has added the Meerkat Cam to AnimalVision, the collection of cameras Busch Gardens and its sister park, SeaWorld, have trained on the animals in their care. The video feeds are available online 24 hours a day.  Together,...

Tampa International flying high

Tampa International Airport, Tampa Bay's gateway to the world, is a busy place these days. Not only is the airport in the midst of a $1 billion renovation and expansion (that's its future people-mover station above), it's passenger traffic is also booming. According to the Tampa Tribune, airport...

Marcus vs Boston: Tampa Bay edition

It's deja vu all over again. As of 7 a.m., Tampa International Airport (check your flight status here) was reporting 17 cancelled flights to the snowed-in Northeast. If you were supposed to be on one of them and are now contemplating another night in the beautiful (and snow-free) Tampa Bay, we have...

5 Ways to Unlock Tampa Bay

Happy Birthday, TMA! (11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday) The Tampa Museum of Art turns 5 on Friday, and we're all invited to the party! Come tour the museum overlooking Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park and the Hillsborough River. While you're checking out the museum's own collection, make a mental note to come...

Busch Gardens: Food & Wine on the ticket

Foodie alert! Busch Gardens Tampa debuts its first Food and Wine festival this spring, starting March 7 and running through May. Food and wine stands will operate from noon to 9 p.m. The festival is included in the price of admission to the park, but you’ll have to buy your tastings individually....

Come to Conquer: Florida State Fair

  It’s time for the Ides of February, as in rides and deep-frieds. The Florida State Fair has returned to its home in Tampa Bay. It’ll be at the Florida State Fairgrounds just east of town through Feb. 16, so don’t miss your chance to get your piece of the sprawling festival -- from the thrill rides...

Happy Birthday, TMA!

The Tampa Museum of Art turns 5 on Friday, and we're all invited to the party! There'll even be cake. Seems like just yesterday that the museum opening in the heart of downtown next to Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. Today, the museum has become a stopping point for important shows as they travel the...