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Ybor City Saturday Market
*Photo via Delta Sky
Operating since 2000, the Ybor City Saturday Market is the largest continually operating outdoor market in the Tampa Bay Area. Centered in Tampa's Historic District, the market is one of the most popular shopping desinations for locally produced items unique to the Tampa Bay Area. Market runs from 9am-3pm. FREE and open to the public. Centennial Park, 1901 19th Street.
Mayor's River O'Green Fest
*Photo by City Of Tampa
The Mayor's River O'Green Fest is the City of Tampa's official annual Saint Patrick's Day event that takes place in beautiful Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. The party is centered around the Hillsborough River, which will be transformed into a bright shade of green for the occasion. The river provides a perfect backdrop to the celebration which includes live entertainment, games, kids activities, food trucks serving Irish faire, beer, and more! Attendees are encouraged to donate food items to help the Salvation Army carry out their mission of helping those in need. Holy Hog, Kahwa, Aloha To Go, Whatever Pops and Renny's Oki Doki Food Truck will be in attendance. 10:30am-4pm. Admission is FREE and open to the public (including your four-legged friends). Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, 600 North Ashley Drive.
St. Practice Day Pub Crawl
TPC is goin' Green with a twist this year by giving you a St. Patrick's Day practice run before the official St. Patrick's Day. Grab some green and get lucky on this returning tradition! The TPC Lucky Leprechaun's will be crawlin all over SoHo. Event begins at 8pm at SoHo Tavern, moves to The Lodge at 9:15pm, MacDintons at 10:30pm and ends at The Drynk at 11:45pm. Tickets are $15 before March 13, $20 the day of the event. Follow this link for more information and to get your tickets.
Lewis Black – That Rant is Due: Part Deux at Straz Center
*Photo via Live Nation
Lewis Black, Grammy Award-winning stand-up comedian, is one of the most prolific and popular performers working today. He executes a brilliant trifecta as stand-up comedian, actor and author. Receiving critical acclaim, he performs over 200 nights a year to sell out audiences throughout Europe, New Zealand, Canada and United States. His performance begins at 8pm. Tickets between $39.50-$65. Straz Center, 1010 N W C Macinnes Place
Philadelphia Phillies at New York Yankees (Spring Training)
The New York Yankees flex their Spring muscles against the visiting Phillies on Sunday. The game begins at 1:05pm. Tickets between $12-$396. Steinbrenner Field, 1 Steinbrenner Drive.
Purple Light Tampa Bay
Join the Tampa community for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network’s PurpleLight as we come together to celebrate survivors and honor loved ones lost to pancreatic cancer. During the event, individuals will read the names of both survivors who have battled the disease and of loved ones we have lost too soon. Survivors, family and friends will be asked to stand and illuminate purple glow sticks when the name of their loved one is read. You will be able to register at the event. Registration begins at 6:30pm, event starts at 7pm. Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park, 601 Old Water Street.
Tampa Bay Lightning vs Winnipeg Jets
*Photo via FanPop
The Lightning look to recover from their loss against the Bruins this Sunday against a tough Winnipeg Jets team. The game begins at 7pm. Tickets between $25-$220. Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive.
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