Tampa Bay Buzz
14
July
2014
Exciting News on Tap for Cigar City Brewing and Carnival Cruise Lines
This week, Carnival Cruise Lines announced their exclusive agreement to offer Tampa-based Cigar City Brewing’s craft beers on all of its Florida-based ships.  13 Carnival ships, carrying over two million guests a year, will be setting sail with Cigar City’s Florida Cracker Belgian-Style White Ale and Invasion Pale Ale. How about a little background on these two beauties, you know… just in case you have been living under some sort of rock and not had it (shame on you).Cigar City’s Florida Cracker Belgian-Style White Ale is named for the colonial-era “Cracker” cowboys of Florida.  Florida Cracker Belgian-Style White Ale is brewed with unmalted...
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Our Top Action-Packed Things to do this Weekend in Tampa

We’ve got an action-packed weekend ahead of us folks! Literally… an action-packed weekend with Metrocon taking over the Tampa Convention Center and Marvel Universe Live! at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, there is no shortage of characters invading Tampa this weekend! Beer festivals, food trucks,...

Marvel Universe Live! Kicks Off National Tour in Tampa Bay this Weekend

Marvel’s most notorious villains are invading Tampa Bay as Marvel Universe Live! kicks off its national tour, this weekend, at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. While Tampa Bay is no stranger to invaders, Marvel’s sinister foes require some heroic intervention--the likes of Iron Man, Spider-man, Wolverine...

The Trendy Le Meridien Tampa Opens Making Old, New Again

Once a courthouse, now an elegant hotel.  The Le Méridien Tampa was originally built in 1905 to serve as the federal courthouse and has been completely renovated ($26 million renovation) and restored in to one of the most elegant hotels located in downtown Tampa. The City of Tampa has owned...

July 4th fireworks and fun things to do this weekend in Tampa!

Relish the taste of freedom and celebrate the stars and stripes in Tampa Bay on Independence Day as Tampa lights up the sky with massive fireworks to show our patriotic pride. We’ve put together our top Tampa spots to check out the fireworks, savings with the hottest attraction deals and knowing me,...

Tampa's Newest Gem, Ulele Restaurant Opening Soon!

Just north of downtown Tampa, along the future site of the Tampa Riverwalk is Tampa’s newest waterfront gem, Ulele Restaurant.  A concept developed by Tampa long-time resident and restaurateur Richard Gonzmart, this restaurant has been revived from its humble beginnings as the old City of Tampa...

Top Six Things You Don't Want to Miss This Weekend in Tampa Bay!

This weekend, Tampa Bay is in the spotlight with amazing comedy duos, stellar musical performances and a full-out celebration of Pride!  Here’s your top 6 events you don’t want to miss this weekend in Tampa Bay! Shawn and Marlon Wayans Standup   Improv in Centro Ybor | Friday, June 27 through...

Four Ways to Celebrate Summer this Weekend in Tampa Bay

Who is excited that Summer officially begins this Saturday? Don’t all raise your hand at once… Well, lucky for you we’ve got four ways to celebrate Summer in Tampa Bay this weekend. Summer Music Series, Sing-Along Mary Poppins, Tampa Theatre Tampa’s historic theatre will show a sing-along version of...