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Today, Mayor Jane Castor revealed key recommendations from her Housing Affordability Advisory Team that support her vision for Transforming Tampa’s Tomorrow. The team is made up of subject matter…

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WHO: Mayor Jane Castor, Bemetra Salter Liggins and Pastor Tom Scott WHAT: Unveiling of the Housing Affordability Team Recommendations  WHERE: 2609 N. Rome Ave. Tampa, Florida (Located behind Rick’s…

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Mayor Jane Castor will unveil a new initiative tomorrow at the Synapse Summit geared towards Tampa’s innovative community.The Synapse Summit is a 2-day networking event celebrating innovation in…

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The City of Tampa Department of Planning & Development is excited to announce a new program designed to help homeowners successfully take on their residential construction projects.  WHO:      …

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Parade season continues, as the Krewe of the Knights of Sant’ Yago prepares to take over Ybor City this Saturday, February 8th, for the annual Illuminated Knight Parade.Kings and queens will take the…

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Tampa is officially on the clock to host Super Bowl LV one year from today—and the City is already gearing up for the best Super Bowl yet.With Super Bowl LIV officially in the books, the spotlight…

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Today, as part of her mission to Transform Tampa’s Tomorrow Mayor Jane Castor will host a press conference announcing key staff appointments to the City of Tampa team. WHO: Mayor Jane Castor and…

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The Tampa Bay New Car and Truck Show is racing through the Tampa Convention Center this weekend, with over 350+ vehicles to explore.For the 27th year, this show will exhibit the latest models in cars…

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Dear Sail Plaza Patrons,We are excited to announce a new change to our service style that will greatly improve guest experience! We will be shifting away from the seat-yourself system to a hostess…

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The 6th Annual Villain Arts Tattoo Arts Convention returns to the Tampa Convention Center this month, from October 18th - 20th. This event will feature local, national, and international tattoo…

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Out of an abundance of caution related to Hurricane Dorian, last week the Tampa Boat Show decided to postpone their event until October 25-27.Originally scheduled for this weekend, September 6-8, the…

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The Tampa Bay Strength and Fitness Expo returns to the Tampa Convention Center this Labor Day weekend for the 3rd consecutive year. From August 30-31, this family-friendly event brings the health and…

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Mark your calendars, Sail-ers – it’s almost time to sail-ebrate! The Sail Plaza, featuring The Sail & all-new Big Ray’s Fish Camp on the Riverwalk, will open on August 22, 2019. Located near the…

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Get ready to #BeInspired! The Warrior Games have officially begun and the Tampa Convention Center is proud to host a number of sporting events at our facility.The Warrior Games are a Paralympic-style…

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It’s safe to say, Tampa is BOOMING. And with yesterday’s Boom by the Bay announcement, our 4th of July plans are looking brighter than ever.This 4th of July, the city of Tampa will debut its newest…

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There’s a new way to get around Tampa, and it may be one of the most innovative yet!Tampa Convention Center visitors already had a fair share of transportation options at their fingertips, and now…

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Chef Matt leads the Aramark culinary team at the Tampa Convention Center.  Aramark is the exclusive provider for all food, beverage and catering services both inside and outside the facility.Matt…

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The Eagle has landed! SOFIC 2019 is currently underway at the Tampa Convention Center—bringing together military personnel from across branches.The Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (…

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The Tampa Convention Center is pleased to announce our new Sales & Marketing Manager—our very own Juan Lopez.Juan has worked as a valued Convention Service Manager (CSM) for 8 years at the Tampa…

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100K Tampa Bay families will have a healthy and nutritious meal thanks to the generosity of over 600 volunteers.Yesterday at the International Pastors and Leadership Conference, we had the honor of…

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Yesterday, officers from the Tampa Police Department, Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, and other agencies teamed up to carry the Special Olympics Flame of Hope from MacDill Air Force Base to the…

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Pack your bags, convention-goers! Visiting Tampa just got even better.Tampa has always been a popular tourist destination for convention-goers and holidaymakers alike. But now, City of Tampa’s…

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The Tampa Convention Center’s exhibit hall is currently being transformed into a massive gymnasium for the Gasparilla Volleyball Kickoff Classics.10,000 athletes, coaches, and parents will visit…

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Last week, young scientists, engineers, and mathematicians put their best work on display at the HCSP STEM Fair.The Tampa Convention Center hosted this year’s annual Hillsborough STEM Fair on…

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Foodies rejoice! The highly anticipated Harpoon Harry’s Crab House has officially opened at the Tampa Convention Center. Sure to be a favorite for convention-goers and locals alike, Harpoon Harry’s…