Tampa Boat Show | Tampa Convention Center | Fri. Sept, 5, Sat. Sept. 6, Sun. Sept 7
Tampa’s longest-running boat show is back for another year! Boating enthusiasts can check out hundreds of the newest and most popular boats as well as attend seminars focused on maintenance tips, fishing, hands-on boat handling and more. Tickets: Adults (16+) $12 and Kids 15 & under are free.
For more information visit: http://www.tampaboatshow.com/  

Latinos in America Festival | Florida State Fairgrounds | Fri. Sept, 5, Sat. Sept. 6, Sun. Sept 7
This family-friendly three-day celebrates Latin arts and culture and will feature authentic and ethnic food, educational workshops, health, arts and even kid rides. The event is FREE and will include live performances by: Cuban, Puerto Rican, Columbian, Panamanian, Argentinean and Dominican musical artists.  9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Kings of Leon | MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheater | Friday, Sept. 5
The boys are back after taking a little hiatus after touring in 2010 and taking over Tampa this Friday!  The band will be performing with Young and the Giant and Kongos at the MidFlorida Credit Amphitheater at 7 p.m. Tickets are still available and range from $30-$66.  For more information visit: http://www.midflorida.com/amphitheatre

 

TECO Streetcar Live |Gasparilla Music Festival | TECO Streetcar | Sat., Sept. 6
If you missed the last TECO Streetcar Live, then you are in for a treat this weekend as the music series sponsored by the Gasparilla Music Festival continues.  Hop on board the TECO Streetcar and cruise listening to indie folk-pop duo Good Graeff (7 p.m. to 9 p.m.).  The streetcar fare is $2.50 each way and can be caught at multiple locations.  For more information visit: www.tecolinestreetcar.org

Fresh Market | Hyde Park Village | Sunday, Sept. 7
Commerce and community connect every first Sunday of the month in Hyde Park Village from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This family-friendly and pup-friendly event is free and open to the public (rain or shine).  Guests can shop with over 100 vendors that include everything from local produce from local and regional farms, stroll and enjoy live entertainment.  For more information visit: http://www.hydeparkvillage.com/news/fresh-market/2129974202

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Home Opener vs. Carolina Panthers | Raymond James Stadium | Sun., Sept. 7
Preseason games are over and the official home opener kicks off the 2014 Tampa Bay Buccaneer football season this Sunday against the Carolina Panthers at 4:25 p.m.  Tickets are still available.  For more information visit: http://www.buccaneers.com/