The arts play an important role in the economic recovery of our community. Nonprofit agencies and organizations often work in partnership with businesses to help create and support Tampa’s rich cultural arts scene.
In celebration of National Poetry Month, two competitions invite poets, venues rock with youthful spoken word performance art, and groups for professional writers share the joy of this emotive genre of literature.
Whether it’s a passion, hobby or just a way to stay in shape, more and more athletes are exploring the benefits of mixed martial arts training. Top-notch options abound in Tampa, so start here to find the right fit.
The most common – and most popular – buskers in the Tampa area are singers and instrumentalists. Come down to support these local artists and don’t forget to tip the performer.
Whether it’s scrapbooking, knitting or sewing, there are a number of craft stores in Tampa to choose from. But the best shops for crafting in Tampa have knowledgeable staffers, quality products and great prices.
The Tampa Bay Symphony was founded in 1986. Its stated goals are to “promote interest and education in music of high standards, to provide musicians of all ages an opportunity to perform in a symphony orchestra and, thus, to enhance the cultural and artistic life of members of our community.”
Here is a list of the best movie theaters in Tampa. They are perfect for a date night, kids movie or a girls movie night away from the boys.
Our city has been set as the backdrop for dozens of great movies, but here’s a list of the best movies filmed on location in the Tampa Bay area.
The Boss is coming back to the Bay in a few weeks, so we thought we’d flash back to Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band’s performance at Super Bowl XLIII.
Take an enchanting trip for Valentine’s Day. Tour the world’s most romantic cities, in photos.
From action-packed sequels to 3D spectaculars, we take a look at the must-see films of the 2011 holiday season.