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ZooTampa is one of the top 25 zoos in the U.S., according to TripAdvisor, and they’ve just added a new theme park-style ride with a three-story drop to their 65 acre facility. The zoo is offering a limited selection of promotional tickets at $10 OFF normal price, just to readers of That’s So Tampa. BUY YOUR TICKETS BEFORE THEY’RE SOLD OUT! Click here.
Vintage Roost Grand Opening Weekend (Nov. 9-11)
A new vintage market opening in Ybor City is located on 7th Ave the heart of this historic community at 2326 E 7th Avenue. With 18 vendors each offering their own unique distinctive vintage flair the 5,000 sq feet of Vintage Roost will be brimming with fantastic pieces for you to discover. Read more about you can find at Vintage Roost here.
Friday, November 2
Tampa Balloon Glow (All Weekend)
Hot air balloons glowing at dusk each day, with tethered rides available! Food trucks, retail vendors and activities for the kids. Admission is $20 per car, includes parking and all guests inside car. 5-11pm.
Florida State Fairgrounds 4800 N US Highway 301
Steve Aoki at The RITZ Ybor
Sunset Events & Disco Donnie in association with Tampa EDM present Steve Aoki. 10pm-3am.
The Amphitheatre at The Ritz Ybor 1503 E. 7th Ave
Saturday, November 3
Wildcat Walkabout Safari Day 2018
One day a year we allow 600 people to wander the sanctuary and visit with our 70+ lions, tigers and other wild cats. Get details and tickets here https://bigcatrescue.org/safari-days/ 11am-2pm.
Big Cat Rescue 12802 Easy Street
Tampa Bay Veg Fest
This year includes an amazing line up of speakers and cooking demos for you including Captain Paul Watson from the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. 100+ veg-friendly vendors/exhibitors, animal rescue groups, vegan food, raw/cooking demonstrations, humane education, live music, yoga classes, new artist corner and a veggie kids zone for children and families, Veg Fest offers a diverse experience for all to learn about living a healthy, compassionate, and eco-friendly lifestyle. 10am-5pm.
Perry Harvey Sr. Park 1000 East Harrison Street
Hand Lettering 101
Learn the basics of hand lettering! Whether you’re just getting started or looking for tips to take your typographic work to the next level, this class is for you. In this class, you’ll learn lettering fundamentals which include basic terminology and how to use basic lettering tools. 1:30-4pm.
The Paper Seahorse 211 S Howard Ave
4th Annual Buzz Off Leukemia
It’s that time of year again… Time to get buzzed!!! This is the 4th annual Buzz Off Leukemia. An event where men and woman alike come to get here beard, mustache and hair buzzed to show support for children fighting cancer. This year is extra special because we are raising money to help local families who are dealing with their child fighting cancer and the financial strain that comes along with it. 2-5pm.
Tampa Bay Brewing Company (Westchase) 13937 Monroes Business Park
Brew HA HA Craft Beer Festival
Fun night along the river tasting 15 or more different craft beers while enjoying the sounds of Luna Blue. This event is to raise funds to support the homeless teenagers here in Tampa Bay by giving them that 2nd chance at Starting Right Now. 6-9pm. Tickets.
Tampa Waterworks Park
African Drum and Dance Concert
The concert will feature West African dance companies from all over the country. SHAE Movement from Charlotte North Carolina, Balafon West African Dance from Pittsburgh and Kreative Kids and Beyond from Jacksonville, FL. We also have the guest artists from the conference performing in the show (i.e. Cukiara and Chakacha Dance Troupe). 8-10pm.
Chamberlain High School 9401 North Blvd
Sunday, November 4
Conga Caliente Festival
Celebrate Hispanic arts and culture. Conga Caliente is the Premier Hispanic event in the Tampa Bay Area and the largest with over 60,000 in attendance last year. This Florida destination event is celebrating 15 years. According to the City of Tampa Mayor, Hispanic Heritage month ends when Conga plays. 11am-6pm.
Al Lopez Park 4800 N Himes Ave.
Tee Up for a Cure
Join Jillian’s Dream and Prelude to a Cure for a fun-filled, family friendly, game filled afternoon and become Champions for lung cancer research. Our goal this year is to raise funds to support the Dr. Charles Williams Research Grant at Moffitt Cancer Center. Registration is now open and tickets can be purchased here. 3-6pm.
Topgolf 10690 Palm River R
Straz Live! in the Park
An annual community event to kick off their new season, Straz LIVE! in the Park is a family-friendly mash-up of an afternoon picnic, a concert in the park and a block party featuring live entertainment of popular Broadway tunes, favorite opera arias and a surprise guest or two. Pack a cooler, chairs and blanket to enjoy this delightful afternoon. Food trucks also on site. 2-6pm.
Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park 600 N. Ashely Dr.
Meet new friends, learn 8 count swing dance moves, balance and connection. More than just a swing out. $10 admission includes a drink ticket. 6-11pm.
Torpedo Room 3810 W John F Kennedy Blvd
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