Information on major events hosted by the City of Tampa as well as guidelines for permits for private events.

Featured Events

22nd Tampa Bay Black Heritage Music Fest - Saturday and Sunday, January 15-16, 2022 at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

Ashley Children's Gasparilla Presented By Chick-fil-A
Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022 - 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Seminole Hard Rock Gasparilla Pirate Fest
Saturday, January 29, 2022 - 2-6 p.m.

Gasparilla Festival of the Arts - March 5 & 6, 2022 - Julian B Lane Riverfront Park

Parking & Transportation

Parking Garages And Lots

Parking garages, City-owned lots, and on-street parking, with over 11,372 off-street spaces and 2,097 on-street spaces. 

Parking Options

Special Event Parking

Special event parking rates are established for use during off-peak times and are collected on entry to the parking garage or lot. 

Special Event Parking Rates and Locations

Downtown Tampa Transportation Options