October 2017 – Packed Full! Education Directory, Halloween, Fall Events, and More!

Enjoy the October 2017 issue of Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine, including our Special Sections: Fall Family Fun & Education Directory.  With Guest Editor Suzanne Livesay, Vice President of Education of the David A. Straz Center for the Performing Arts!  To expand the magazine to Full Screen, just click the square on the bottom right corner of the black display window! You can also download a PDF by clicking the down arrow in the top left corner.

Tampa Bay Parenting’s October issue features Guest Editor Suzanne Livesay of the David A. Straz Center for the Performing Arts, who discusses the arts and their importance.  October is also one of our Education Guide issues featuring our Education Directory and includes our Special Section: Fall Family Fun!

  • Tampa Bay’s Best Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes
  • DIY Halloween Costumes
  • Our Favorite Family Friendly Halloween Events

Life + Home

  • LaurelBox: Coping after Loss
  • Florida Aquarium: A Letter from the CEO
  • Family Law: Estate Planning Tips from Mastry Law
  • Great Explorations: Celebrates 30 Years
  • Hurricane Irma: Local Family Rides Out Irma in St. Thomas
  • Guest Editor: The Arts Are Smart
  • Theater Etiquette: Rules of Engagement


  • Choice: The School Puzzle Demystified
  • Open House: 7 Questions to Ask
  • Lee Elementary: Life After the Fire

Beauty + Style

  • Runway Translator: Florida Fall Fashion
  • What’s In Your Bag: With Blogger Janie Porter

Food + Drink

  • Fall Favorite: Cooking with Squash

Health + Wellness

  • Pediatric Neurology: What You Need to Know
  • A Healthy Family: Tips from the YMCA
  • Ask the Doctor: Halloween Safety Tips

What’s Happening

  • Top Picks: Things To Do With The Family
  • Around Town: Hurricane Relief Efforts Across Tampa Bay