Tampa Bay Buzz
18
February
2014
Fiesta Day and Flan Fest this weekend in Ybor City!
The 67th Annual Fiesta Day, presented by the Ybor City Chamber of Commerce is along 7th avenue this Saturday, February 22nd from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. This is a family-friendly, FREE “street festival” that celebrates the cuisine, culture and heritage of the Latin immigrants who settled in Ybor City at the turn of the 19th Century.  This festival started out as a “verbena” or day of rest for the cigar workers who settled in Ybor City’s, “Cigar City Capital of the World” from Spain, Cuba and Italy and now attracts thousands of passionate people to the festival’s exquisite ethnic food and entertainment. As far as entertainment goes, The Maxima stage...
Ybor City

Spoil your Sweetie for Valentine's Day in Tampa Bay!

Calling all the Lovebirds! Now, where are all my procrastinators who forgot to make reservations at a romantic restaurant? Well… lucky for you, I’ve got a few suggestions, tips, things to do and places to spoil your sweetie for Valentine’s Day and throughout this weekend in Tampa Bay!  I even...

Dreary weather giving you the boring blues? Here's our top things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay!

I don’t know about you, but I am completely over this dreary winter weather… Good news, rain or shine there is plenty to do here in Tampa Bay this weekend and even through next week.  From stuffing your face with fair food at the Florida State Fair to collecting more beads in Tampa’s Historic Latin...

Knight Parade strolls down 7th Ave this weekend

Honoring Tampa Bay area first responders, the Krewe of Sant’ Yago Knight Parade will close Ybor City’s 7th Avenue this Saturday, Feb. 8, with illuminated floats, marching bands and thousands of people. Pre-parade festivities include the chance to meet special guest and talk show legend Jerry...

Warmer Weather and Fun Things to do This Weekend in Tampa Bay

Well, I guess it is time to say goodbye to January… and Hellooooo to February! Was it just me or did January go too quick?  Anyways, it looks like it is going to warm up a bit this weekend and there is plenty to do in Tampa Bay indoors and out.  Time to put away those jackets and scarves and...

10 Tips for Gasparilla

Ahoy Mateys! This weekend the pirates will invade Tampa Bay in search of all kinds of treasures and will demand the key to our city.  Whether you are an Old Salt (experienced sailor) or a first time Sea Dog… I’ve put together a few tips to make the most out of your Gasparilla.  Can you believe...

5 Things to do in Tampa Bay to Cure Your Rainy Day Blues

Rainy Day Blues? I think we can all agree the weather has been quite unpleasant this past week.  Well, good news is the cold weather is leaving and today we’ve got a rainy day with a high of 76, ehhhh not too bad.  So, if the rainy weather’s got you down and you’ve got those rainy day blues…  Here...

5 fun things to do on this chilly weekend in Tampa Bay!

I doubt I was the ONLY Tampa-nian who brought out their winter coat today… it’s freezing y’all! Temperatures may have dropped, but that doesn’t mean you have to stay in-doors couch surfing, drinking soup all weekend.  From “The Greatest Show on Earth” to ice skating, to getting a jump start on your...