Tampa Bay Blog

Category - Sports & Outdoor Recreation
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    March 21, 2013
    This Friday, March 22, the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg and the Salvador Dali Museum are offering discounted general admission of $20 for both attractions. Throughout the weekend (March 23-24), the Dali Museum will continue to offer discounted admission of $10 (regularly $21/person) for those with a Grand Prix ticket. Single Admission tickets can be purchased at the Dalí Museum entrance. The museum is open from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and noon-5:30 p.m. on Sunday. The
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    March 9, 2013
    Tampa Bay’s weeklong PGA TOUR event, the Tampa Bay Championship , tees off March 11 at Innisbrook, a Salamandar Golf & Spa Resort . Follow the players and be as close as possible to the action on the Copperhead Course, recently rated the #3 Best Florida Course by Golf Week . Luke Donald, the world’s number-one player for much of 2012 and currently ranked #3 in the world, is the defending champion. A list of players expected to participate can be found here . The weekly schedule...
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    March 4, 2013
    Happy Monday, Tampa Bay! The Tampa Bay Sports Commission dropping by to preview the week ahead here at the TBSC. TBSC TODAY Well, it’s race week! That’s right; the Inaugural Tampa Bay Kids Triathlon at Adventure Island is just five days away (Saturday, March 9). Already experiencing optimistic anticipation throughout the Tampa Bay community, we hope that you can let your youth be part of this newest tradition. The event targets youth ages 7-15 with the only requirement for any
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    March 1, 2013
    Please join me in supporting Mother Ocean and Expedition Florida 500 (XF500) this weekend to support Tampa Bay’s waterways and coastline by attending one of their upcoming events (see attached). XF500 is a modern-day exploration of Florida’s coastline, waterways, and aquatic ecosystem as seen through the eyes of the waterman. 2013 is Florida’s 500th anniversary since Ponce de Leon landed on Florida's coastline back in 1513; in celebration of this momentous occasion,...
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    February 28, 2013
    Freshly made strawberry shortcake , an exhilarating midway with carnival rides, games and delicious treats along with an entertainment line-up featuring today’s hottest acts can only mean one thing – Plant City’s Florida Strawberry Festival is well underway! Ranked among the Top 40 Fairs in North America , this year's festival opens on Feb. 28, and continues through Mar. 10, 2013. Each day the fun starts at 10 a.m. and ends at 10 p.m. so you’ll have plenty of...
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    February 15, 2013
    Join the action and gear up for an exciting baseball season this Saturday, February 16 at Rays Fan Fest ! This free, family-friendly event takes place at Tropicana Field from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fans can choose from a variety of interactive activities including: Raymond and DJ Kitty Photo Op Power Alley Batting Cages MOR Kids Interactive Zone Player Autographs and Appearances Game Area Benefitting the Rays Baseball Foundation, fans will also get a chance to purchase one-of-a-kind Rays
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    February 14, 2013
    Hey there hockey fans! Jerm here with a lovely hockey bay Tampa Bay post for you on Valentines Day! What better way for you to spend this day with your significant other than to go watch the Tampa Bay Lightning kick some Capital tail! Even better than just watching the game, the first 1,000 Facebook or FourSquare check-ins tonight get a Bolts-themed, Valentine’s Day cupcake! Now that is a sweet deal if I have heard one! The Bolts look to bounce back after a tough recent overtime loss to...
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    February 2, 2013
    Looking for somewhere to enjoy the “Big Game” this weekend in Tampa Bay? Gaspar’s Grotto, located in Ybor City, Tampa’s Historic Latin Quarter is hosting their 2 nd Annual Super Bowl Party. For only $30 enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet and all-you-can-drink domestic drafts, house wines and well cocktails. If you didn’t go last year, make sure you go this year… you don’t want to miss this party and at only $30 it may be one of the hottest Super Bowl...
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    January 30, 2013
    Moster Jam is back!!! Monster Jam Truck Fans can now experience these enormous trucks up-close and personal in various locations around the Tampa Bay area. Take photos, meet the drivers at these locations on Friday, Feb. 1 before the big show Saturday, Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. at Raymond James Stadium. Monster Jam tickets start at $15 and are on sale now at all Ticketmaster outlets, the Raymond James Stadium Box Office, cahrge by phone at 800-745-3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com . For more
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    January 26, 2013
    Whether you are an Old Salt (experienced sailor) or a first time Seadog, this weekend in Tampa Bay is going to be a ton of fun! Having fun means being an expert on the rules… parade details…. and knowing the scene on Gasparilla day. Below you will find some important information that will make your Gasparilla a success! Fashion FIRST: Check out our fashion feature blog about tredny shops in Hyde Park Village featuring what to wear, what not to wear and what's HOT! Trendy...