City of Tampa, Florida

The city of Tampa is located on the west coast of Florida and is the third most populous city in the state. Tampa contains a rich history of tourism, agriculture, art, and culture. Recently the city has expanded its art programs with the introduction of The Perry Harvey Park which features artwork from freelancers all across the world. The Art Programs Division made it a mission to develop and provide free access to artistic excellence as the city holds strong values of culturally awareness and appreciation for art. On a different note, Tampa’s downtown area offers a lively night scene and a plethora of dining establishments. The attractions are widespread and all the rage among tourists. They include Busch Gardens, the American Victory, Dinosaur World, and the Florida Aquarium just to name a few. As the epicenter of fun and activity you are bound to find yourself on an adventure in Tampa.

Adventure Island Water Park located in Tampa is part of the SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment including Busch Gardens. This fun water park includes a lazy river, wave pool, fun tube rides and water play areas. . 

Amalie Arena is located in downtown Channelside Tampa, Florida and is home to the Tampa Bay Lightning NHL team and the Tampa Bay Storm Arena Football team. The arena, originally named the Ice Palace and most recently the Tampa Bay Times Forum, hosts other events, basketball, and concerts. . 

Amalie Arena

Florida State Fairgrounds Complex, located in Tampa, Florida, includes the Expo Hall, Entertainment Hall, Special Events Center, Florida Center and Botanical Gardens, Pavillion and Waterfront Cafe as well as other outdoor locations that include an Equestrian Center. The grounds are used throughout the year for a variety of events, especially for different festivals and live music performances. Both big names and smaller named musicians have made a showing here so make sure to keep up to date with the events that are hosted here. You don't want to miss out on something fun and/or exciting that's right around the corner from you!

MacDill Air Force Base is a US Air Force base in Tampa, FL. It is home to many commands of military units from all branches of the military including the U.S. Central Command, U.S. Special Operations Command, and the 927th Air Refueling Wing. 

Madira Bickel Mound State Archaeological Site is a ceremonial mound composed of sand and shells. Archaeologists have found at least three periods of Native American Cultures on this lush coastal landscape. This ancient site was the first in Florida to be considered an archaeological site, and has been dated back as far as 2000 years. This site is located in Terra Ceia, Florida and has picnic tables available for use currently and interpretive exhibits available. 

Madira Bickel Mound State Archaeological Site

Raymond James Stadium is home to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the University of South Florida football, Outback Bowl and Monster Jam. Located in Downtown Tampa Bay, and hosts to large concerts and other events and festivals. 

Raymond James Stadium

The Florida Aquarium is located on the waterfront in downtown Tampa whose mission is to entertain, educate and inspire stewardship about our natural environment. One of the top Aquariums in the country it is a favorite of locals and tourists alike. The Florida Aquarium has more than 20,000 animals including sharks, alligators, seahorses and more with hands on animal encounters, outdoor water adventure zone and even take a catamaran dolphin cruise! 

Located in bustling Tampa, Florida, the historic Ybor City Museum State Park boasts that it is the "Cigar Capital of the world." Learn about the history behind Ybor City and the influence that the cigar industry and Latin culture had on its development by taking a tour of the Ybor City Museum. Follow that with an immersive walkthrough of the historic block and experience the still-standing houses of the immigrants and cigar workers of the early twentieth century.

The garden, located next to the museum, is not only a beautiful spot to enjoy a quiet moment of history and a picnic, but it's also a prime location for weddings, reunions, or other special events. This Mediterranean style garden offers a quaint backdrop including a fountain, lampposts, and various statues and can be rented for special events. From there, you can take a stroll around the rest of Ybor City, or continue your day by heading into Tampa, but be sure to make the Ybor City Museum State Park a must-see stop on your way.

The Founding of Ybor City display in the Ybor City Museum
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Port Tampa Bay on Central Florida's Gulf Coast, is largest of the Florida ports by tonnage and land and is a full service port for both cargo and cruise ships as well as other maritime activities including important shipbuilding and repair facilities. 

Pure Kitchen is an Organic and Vegan Grab'n Go with weekly meal delivery. Their menu varies from day to day and their prices are fairly low.

Rock Brothers Brewing is an Ybor City brewing company that specializes in recruiting some of the best musicians to play at their attached venue "The Attic." The company features a wide range of musical artists, brews its own craft beer, and are innovators in the realm of craft cocktails, creating some very unique drinks from unsual ingredients such as hop bitters.

 

IB World Magnet School

Schiller International University is a small school with campuses in Tampa, Florida; Paris, France; Heidelberg, Germany; London, England; and Madrid, Spain. The multi-county locations offer students a unique opportunity to study abroad in several different locations. Study one of several different international studies fields.

The Soho Juice Company is based out of Florida, located in five different locations. Three of the locations are in Tampa, one is in St. Petersburg and the other is in Winter Park. The restaurant specializes in healthy vegan smoothies, bowls, and other treats.

South Tampa Today provides news and happenings in the South Tampa communities of Beach Park, Ballas Point, Bayshore Gardens, Bayside West, Belmar Shore, Davis Islands, Port Tampa, Fair Oaks-Manhattan Manor, Golfview, Hyde Park, Virginia Park, Palma Ceia, Rattlesnake, Gandy-Sun Bay, South Westshore, and some areas of Sunset Park, and Courier City Oscawana. 

SportsCollectibles.com is your one stop shop for authentic sports memorabilia and sports collectibles. Our website offers over 220,000 authenticated items from the National Football League, NCAA, Major league Baseball, National Basketball Association, National Hockey League, PGA Tour and more.

The Sprouts farmers market is a nice sized store with just about any kind of grocery you may want or need. It's well organized and the employees are sweet to all of their customers! Be sure to check out the bulk section to choose your own nuts and grains. There are some yummy finds here including toffee coated peanuts. 

St. John’s is an exceptional school and exceptional schools are wonderful places.  They are full of the happy, smiling faces of children and adults alike.  They are dynamic and exciting; energy and enthusiasm abound.  They house our most precious commodity, our children, and are led by our most valuable resource, their teachers.

An independent, co-ed day school for grades Pre-Kindergarten through 8. Accelerated academics, competitive athletics, advanced technology, visual and performing arts, spiritual development, family community.

The Straz Center, originally called the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, is Tampa Bay's leading center for the performing arts. It has multiple stages that host everything from touring Broadway shows to orchestras to dance shows.

A multinational corporation based in Tampa, Florida. Provides IT services and consulting as well as providing business process outsourcing. Let them help your customers build a positive association with your brand!

There are two locations for the Tampa famous brewing company that has been around since 1995 in West Tampa. Located in the Centro Ybor Station and Westchase, Tampa Bay Brewing has proven to be one of the most influential brewing companies in Tampa.

 

The Tampa Convention Center is located on the banks of the Hillsborough River in downtown Tampa offering four-levels and 600,000 sf including a 200,000 sf exhibit hall, 84,000 sf of useful prefunction areas, a 36,000 sf ballroom and 36 breakout rooms, cafes, restaurants, and waterfront gathering areas including The Sail, Tampa's only 360° waterfront bar. 

Tampa Day School is an accredited, specialized school for students in grades 2-8 with mild to moderate learning disabilities, dyslexia, anxiety, and ADHD. We teach the same material as traditional schools, but with small class sizes, a personalized approach, and specialized programs.

The Tampa Theatre is one of America's most elaborate movie palaces. It was built in 1926 featuring a romantic Mediterranean style so people could enjoy a beautiful environment while they watched the latest silent film. Today it is a not-for-profit foundation that hosts more than 600 events each year.

Terra Sur Cafe serves traditional Peruvian cuisine, especially well known for its Ceviche. The restaurant has a cozy, warm atmosphere, and is referred to as "the best kept secret". Not only can you dine in, but the restaurant offers take out and delivery too! 

The Bricks in Tampa is a restaurant that offers vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free menu items. The menu also consists of coffee and different drink options. Guest can dine in or take-out.

The Dinner Detective is a comedy mystery dinner show currently showing in 4 cities across Florida: Jacksonville, Miami, Tampa, and West Palm Beach. It shows in hotels in those cities, giving families a delicious meal as well as a mystery to solve in which they may became the lead suspect.

Official Practice Ice of Tampa Bay Lightning

The Minaret covers pertinent issues and all aspects of student life at the University of Tampa. The mission of The Minaret student newspaper is to promote accurate, thoroughly reported, high-quality, unbiased, and thought-provoking content. 

The Oracle publishes two days a week -- Monday and Thursday -- during the fall and spring semesters, and once a week, Wednesday, in the summer. Circulation is 8,000. The paper has earned numerous awards for excellence in journalism. 

The Ritz Ybor is Tampa Bay's premier special event and concert venue since 2006. Its location makes it a great place to enjoy a show in beautiful downtown Tampa.

Alhamdulillah, the Universal Academy of Florida (UAF) was founded in 1992 to provide an Islamic school for children. At the Universal Academy of Florida, we strive to maintain a balance between offering a competitive curriculum academically while promoting Islamic understanding and practices. 

University of South Florida was founded in 1956 and now has more than 48,000 students. Located in the Tampa Bay area with 14 colleges and 3 schools, USF main campus in Tampa, USF St. Petersburg, and USF Sarasota-Manatee. 

The University of Tampa is a private college in downtown Tampa. It is a beautiful campus renowned for its Moorish Revival architecture. More than 8,000 students study in over 200 degree programs.

Watermark is a multi-faceted news publication delivering news and happenings relating to the LGBT community. 

Serving students ages 16 to 21 with a non-traditional learning environment and flexible scheduling options.

Westfield Citrus Park is a large mall with all kinds of stores to choose from including the major department stores. You can also check out the Regal Cinemas movie theater and events taking place throughout the year.

Have a great day doing your shopping here at the WestShore Plaza. In addition to all kinds of stores you will also find a Regal Cinemas movie theater, lots of dining options, and events throughout the year to keep you coming back for more.

WSMR 89.1 & 103.9 play classical music, while WUSF 89.7 shares news and other information then plays jazz music in the evening. This station is owned by the University of South Florida. 

Zydeco Brew Werks is a brewing company in Ybor City, Tampa that specializes in NOLA-style cuisine alongside carefully crafted beers. The company features quite a few traditional staples as well as a rotating selection of some very "wild" beers brewed with innovative methods to produce some very unique products.