Weekly-Weekday-What-To-Do (02.12-15.18)

From Couples To Singles Tampa Has An Event For Everyone This Valentine’s Day!


Monday 2/12

Florida State Fair
Check out the Florida State Fair with food, rides, and performances!  The fair will be going on all week at the Florida State Fairgrounds.
4800 U.S. 301

Tuesday 2/13

Zudar’s Birthday Gras!
Come get fat & happy this Mardi Gras at Zudars to celebrate Fat Tuesday.  Celebrate Mardi Gras and Zudar’s 10th birthday with their special menu for the day and wonderful drink specials.
Zudar’s on Platt 201 West Platt St.

Wednesday 2/14

The Phantom of The Opera Opening Night!
Critics are raving that this breathtaking production is “bigger and better than ever before” and features a brilliant new scenic design by Paul Brown, Tony Award®-winning original costume design by Maria Björnson, lighting design by Tony Award® winner Paule Constable, new choreography by Scott Ambler and new staging by director Laurence Connor. The production, overseen by Matthew Bourne and Cameron Mackintosh, boasts many exciting special effects including the show’s legendary chandelier. The beloved story and thrilling score – with songs like “Music of the Night,” “All I Ask Of You” and “Masquerade” – will be performed by a cast and orchestra of 52, making this Phantom one of the largest productions now on tour. 7:30p.m.
Straz Center for the Performing Arts 1010 N. W.C. MacInnes Place

Waterfront Valentine’s Day Experience!
Cozy up to your Valentine with a romantic experience while enjoying a delicious Valentine’s menu at The Rusty Pelican! Menu Featuring Menu Featuring Welcome Bubbles, Casanova’s Oysters, Gulf Rock Shrimp Bruschetta, Tri-colored Roasted Beet Stack, Duel Lobster Tails, Boursin Stuffed Chicken, Stuffed Gulf Grouper, Filet Mignon 8oz, Peach Melba, Frangelico Hazelnut Chocolate Mousse, and Much More! 11a.m.-10p.m.
Rusty Pelican Restaurant Tampa 2425 N Rocky Point Dr.

Celebrating Singles Awareness Day!
Taps is hosting a Valentine’s Day party for singles!  There will be live music, a photo booth, and the option to join in on a speed dating event.
Taps Burger Bar and Gastropub 2223 N Westshore Blvd Unit B227

Thursday 2/15

3rd Thursday Tampa
This event is a Gourmet Food Truck event featuring Live Music by Capo 3 Band and Cocktails provided by the Pour House Tampa. Located on Madison Street at Grand Central at Kennedy in the center of the Channel District of Downtown Tampa! This event is free to attend as the trucks and bars offer their products for sale. Free 2 hour parking is located on site and Dogs are welcome. 6-10p.m.
1208 E Kennedy Blvd

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Written by Brian Bailey

Brian Bailey is the founder and editor of I Love the Burg and That's So Tampa. In addition to regular contributions to each blog, he's been featured as a commentator to Bay New 9, The Tampa Tribune, The Tampa Bay Times, The Tampa Bay Business Journal and The Business Observer as well as national outlets including The Huffington Post and The Wall Street Journal. Bailey also serves as the CEO of RKC.me, a Tampa Bay-based digital agency.