Feld Motor Sports will host two Monster Jam® events at Raymond James Stadium in 2014: Saturday, January 18 and Saturday, February 1, both at 7 p.m. Each event will feature a different show with variances to the Monster Jam race track and competing monster trucks. Continue reading...
Busch Gardens' Christmas Town 2013 is now open! On 18 select nights from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. November 29 through December 23, guests can enjoy a holiday wonderland of wintery surprises and all things Christmas.
"Guests will be immersed in special Christmas entertainment, live music, festive treats, holiday shopping and thousands of twinkling lights, filling their senses with seasonal sights, sounds and flavors, and creating a beautiful tradition for Tampa's families.
Everyone's favorite attraction, SnowWorld® Presented by Coca-Cola®, returns with more snow than ever before!
Christmas Town is a separate-ticketed night event, and families with children ages 3 to 9 will enjoy special $10 advance tickets for their youngest members."
For more information on Christmas Town, visit ChristmasTown.com.
Personally, I'm going to be visiting Christmas Town this Sunday to check it out. I can't wait!!! I'll share all the images I take in Christmas Town on our facebook page so be sure to look out for the photos. A HUGE thank you to Busch Gardens media team for offering me a special media pass to come see Christmas Town.
Dining at Vallarta's Mexican Restaurant in Tampa is like taking a bite out of Mexico. From the recipes to the decorations, Vallarta's is on of the few places in Tampa Bay to have an authentic Mexican meal without having to forfeit the travel costs of actually going to Mexico. Some of the furniture is imported from Mexico and even the architecture in the restaurant has some Mexican flair.
Join Heartbeat Saves Lives - Heartbeat International Foundation and local artist Stephen Hand celebrating the season at Art for Hearts on Friday December 13, at 6:30 p.m. Please call (813) 259-1213 for details and to RSVP. Come enjoy the masterworks of modern day impressionist artist Stephen R. Hand as we help raise funds for Heartbeat International. Hand's modern day impressionistic masterpieces are an eruption of powerful dynamic colors with blissful harmony. Collectors enjoy the serenity and happiness found in the original works of art. Hand calls his collection of original works Joyful Impressionism and has put his entire collection available to help raise valuable funds for Heartbeat International.
The DeBartolo Family Foundation, along with AQUA and The Westin Tampa Bay, will present Ryan's Rockin' Holiday Party on Wednesday, December, 4, 2013 in Tampa. From 6-9 p.m. guests can enjoy complimentary cocktails, great food, a high end raffle, and live music by Tony Stockton and DJ Felix Indahouse while mingling with Santa. Local celebrities and other current and former professional athletes will be in attendance. There are no advanced ticket sales, just donations accepted at the door. For more information on this event, visit the event's website.
It's hard to think of getting good barbecue at an old gas station but that's just what Ribit's BBQ offers. Ribit's opened in Hyde Park in 2009 at what used to be a place to fill up your gas tank. Now, it's a great place to fill your belly with old fashioned Alabama style barbecue.
Continue reading the Tampa Bay Expert's Review of Ribit's BBQ.
Located in Lutz, The Vine offers a relaxing atmosphere where time seems to slow down and cares are poured away. Continue reading the Tampa Bay Expert's Review of The Vine...
If you are bored with watching sports at home, Press Box is a great place to come and do just that. Save those pesky pay per view fees, don't get those expensive sports channels. Let Press Box get them for you while offering you some wonderful food and drinks too. Continue reading the Tampa Bay Expert's Review of The Press Box...
This week we celebrate all that we are thankful for. I'm thankful for good news. Do you have any to share? I'd love to hear about it! If you have some good news about your Tampa Bay business, charity or upcoming event, let me know and it could end up right here on the Tampa.About.com blog. Email me your good news today!
13 Ugly Men will host their annual Get Roasted, Thanksgiving Eve party on Wednesday, November, 27, 2013 at Ceviche Tapas & Bar Restaurant in Tampa. The party starts at 7 p.m. and tickets start at just $15. For more information on this event and to purchase tickets, visit the 13 Ugly Men website.