When it comes to the holiday season, people tend to get quite caught up in the hustle and bustle of the time of year rather than focusing on their community. Over the last few years in Tampa Bay it seems as though there has been a serious push towards buying local gifts from local business owners instead of just grabbing prepackaged mass produced items at big name stores. If you want to jump on the local shopping bandwagon you are in luck. More groups than ever before are putting together events that put all your local vendors in one spot so that you can get all your holiday shopping done with ease while supporting local Tampa Bay businesses. Here are some of the November shopping events in Tampa Bay.