Tampa Bay Blog

Category - Festivals & Events
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    July 9, 2014
    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 and the Incredible Hulk--to save the day. Part live action stunt show, part comic book fantasy, Marvel Universe Live! begins when Thor antagonist Loki creates a Cosmic Cube capable of...
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    July 3, 2014
    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, this guide wouldn’t be complete without where to feast on the fourth! Don’t forget to tag us in your photos and use #LoveTampa for your chance to be featured on our social media...
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    June 26, 2014
    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 Sunday, June 29 This hilarious duo is bringing their must-see standup to Tampa this weekend. You may remember these guys from In Living Color which aired in the 90’s or all the Scary Movie...
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    June 20, 2014
    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 the classic, Mary Poppins , staring Julie Andrews this Saturday and Sunday (3 p.m.). Guests are encouraged to sing-along with the words on the screen and if you go early,...
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    June 12, 2014
    Father’s Day is just around the corner and some of Tampa Bay’s top attractions are going the extra mile to show Dads a little love this weekend with FREE admission and more! Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo: Wild about Dad? Saturday, June 14 and Sunday, June 15 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. the Zoo is offering Dad’s FREE admission with the purchase of one paid admission. For more information visit: http://www.lowryparkzoo.com/ Florida Aquarium: Dads get in FREE this Saturday and...
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    June 6, 2014
    From FREE donuts to hockey stars, to fireworks and even people running around Ybor dressed at chickens, there are many adventures to claim this weekend in Tampa Bay. We’ve put together a few of our top pick events to keep your weekend calendar filled with fun for the whole family to enjoy. Claim your FREE donut: In honor of National Donut Day, don’t forget to stop by your local Krispy Kreme or Dunkin’ Donut location and pick up a FREE donut. Maybe you donut care, but we do...
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    May 23, 2014
    Ahhhh Memorial Day weekend, an unofficial kick off to the Summer season. Plan your weekend celebration and kick off the summer in style with salted margaritas, live music, free admission honoring our military to Tampa Bay attractions, firework shows and more. Tampa Margarita Festival, Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park (Saturday) The weather is heating up, making it perfect time for the Tampa Margarita Festival to make its way back for another year! This year the team has made a ton of improvements;
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    May 19, 2014
    Woaah! Did anyone catch the return of Michael Jackson for his somewhat awesome, somewhat creepy hologram performance last night at the Billboard Music Awards? The King of Pop apparently resurrected from the dead and performed the new hit “Slave to the Rhythm” from his posthumous album ‘Xscape.’ The audience went nuts when he did his famous moonwalk in front of a star-studded Las Vegas audience. All in all, mouths dropped and so did the tears from some faces, but this...
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    May 7, 2014
    Mom, Mommy, Maaa, whatever you call that special lady in your life that is the perfect mixture of amazing, selfless, loving and strong. One thing is for sure, she deserves to be spoiled to pieces, not only this Sunday for Mother’s day, but every day! Many Tampa Bay restaurants are rolling out the red carpet for Moms. We’ve put together a few special brunches and dining spots that will remind mom once again why you are her favorite. Mother’s Day Brunch, Pelagia Trattoria...
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    April 18, 2014
    Time to HOP on it and dig out those pastels, paisley prints and seersucker it’s Easter weekend y’all! I’ve got you covered with a little bit of Easter and a whole lot of EGGcellent events happening right here in Tampa Bay this weekend! Okay… I’m done with the corny jokes (for now), but if you want to feel super sweet and send me a Cadbury Crème Egg or two, you know where I work. Orangutan Egg Hunt, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo | Friday, April 18 Before...