The Gasparilla Nickel Tour of Historic Tampa
- Presented By: Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park
- Dates: April 19, 2020
- Time: 9:00 PM - 11:30 PM
- 600 N Ashley Dr, Tampa, FL 33602
A wonderful way to get to see the sights and history of beautiful Tampa, while supporting the charitable efforts of the Gasparilla Concours d'Elegance. Sunday Tour Tickets $25 - Tour & Lunch Tickets $50 (please contact us to check availability) Please join us at 9am on Gasparilla Plaza, the driveway between Poe Garage and north side of Curtis Hixon Park. We will leave at 9:30am for a beautiful 2 hour tour of Tampa. We end up in Ybor City for lunch at the historic Columbia Restaurant. 7th Avenue is the main street in Ybor City and it will close at noon for the Ybor City Merchants Assoc. Founders Day Car Show. Stick around to see some local favorites! The "Nickel Tour" of Historic Tampa will take you through some of the most beautiful and historic areas of Tampa, including: * Beautiful Bayshore Blvd., the longest continuous sidewalk in the world. (4.5 miles) * Tampa Yacht Club (established in 1904) * Tampa Yacht Club Stables (established 1931) * Palma Ceia Golf & Country Club (established 1916) * Davis Islands (circa 1920) * Tampa Bay History Center * Tampa Theatre ( established 1926) * Amalie Arena (Home of the Tampa Bay Lightning- Stanley Cup 2004) * Channelside District * Florida Aquarium * Ybor City (established 1885) * Columbia Restaurant (established 1905) and believe it or not...much more!