Sorry Gentlemen, but this Tampa Bay events for the ladies.... Jessica here to inform you of yet another exciting Casting Call here in Tampa Bay!  America's Next Top Model!!!! Yes, the CW reality show, produced by legendary Tyra Banks herself, will be holding auditions in Tampa, Fl. in July for cycle 14 (season), which will premiere September 9th of this year! Details...
Aspiring models from the Cycle 13 auditions lined-up in Dallas, TX
Who: America's Next Top Model is looking for females, ages 18 to 27 years, 5'7" or TALLER in height, and a citizen of the United States (no weight requirement)
**no previous modeling experience required!

What: Participants must bring with them, three photos... one facial closeup, one of a full, clothed body shot, and one of a full body shot in a swimsuit

Where: The Ritz Ybor, 1503 7th Avenue

When: Wednesday, July 8th- 9:00AM to 3:00PM

Cycle 6 Runner-up, Joanie Dodds poses with model & ANTM Creator, Tyra BanksWhy: The casting crew & program producers found great talent in the Tampa Bay Area in previous cycles, so they have decided to try Florida once again!

The Tampa tryouts are co-sponsored by local CW affiliate WTOG-Ch 44 and WFLZ-FM (93.3 FLZ).  Also,a list of comprehensive rules, regulations and eligibility requirements are available on, along with an application which must be completed prior to the event.

I look forward to a fellow Tampanian taking on the competition! That's all for my Tampa Bay Enterntainment news... Don't forget to check back often for more things to do in Tampa Bay and Tampa tourism.  Have a great day!!!