Tampa Bay Buzz
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March
2015
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 sport. Buy your tickets for the semi-finals or the final game at Amalie Arena. Or bring the family out for any of the sports clinics, 4Kay 5k race, and other events on the agenda for the weekend. Festa Italiana (April 9 - 12) Generations of Italian immigrants, many of them from Sicily, helped make Tampa Bay one of the most diverse communities in Florida....
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Tampa Bay riders rack up the miles

In its first 100 days, Tampa Bay’s Coast Bike Share system has already racked up enough miles to nearly circle the globe. The for-profit system’s organizers say that as of March 16, Coast Bike Share had nearly 3,260 riders. Together, they pedaled almost 24,000 miles. The bulk of the riders – nearly...

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...

5 Ways to Unlock Tampa Bay

No matter where you dig for things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend, you'll find gems galore! Cuban Sandwich Festival (Friday - Sunday) The humble Cuban sandwich has spread far and wide, but we never forget it started here in Tampa Bay. The combination of pork, ham, salami and pickles reflects the...

Come to Conquer: St. Patrick's Day

We're painting the town green this weekend for St. Patrick's Day. If you're planning to get your Irish on, here are a few ways to do it. Mayor's River O'Green Festival (11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday) The luck of the Irish takes over downtown with a family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day festival in...

5 Ways to Unlock Tampa Bay

We'll be painting the town -- and the river -- green this weekend in Tampa Bay! Mayor's River O'Green Festival (11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday) The luck of the Irish takes over downtown with a family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day festival in Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. There'll be local Irish dancing,...

Come to Conquer: Spring Break

Expedia has ranked the Tampa Bay area as one of the most popular Spring Break destinations. Whether your Spring Break is from college, high school or pre-school, Tampa Bay has a horde of deals to unlock. HOTELS GRAND HYATT TAMPA BAY: “Stay More Save More” plan offers a discount that grows the longer...

Come to Conquer: Gasparilla Music Festival

Tampa Bay's Gasparilla Season hits its stride this weekend when the Gasparilla Music Festival rolls into downtown's Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park and Kiley Gardens. If you planning to go or still thinking about it, here's what you need to know: Tickets First, the Bad News: Saturday's event, headlined...