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Disney on Ice is Coming to the Tampa Bay!

A spectacle you don’t want to miss! For three days only, Disney on Ice will be presenting their Worlds of Enchantment show at Amalie Arena. Four of you and your kids’ favorite Disney movies will be performed on magical ice skates! Watch at Lighting McQueen whizzes past you on ice. Crave for more dinglehoppers as … Continue reading Disney on Ice is Coming to the Tampa Bay! »

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Saturday at the Mayor’s River O’Green Fest

Get a front row seat at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park to watch the Hillsborough River transform into the most vibrant shade of green in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day during the 6th Annual Mayor’s River   O’ Green Fest! This is the perfect FREE family and pet-friendly event, featuring live music, Irish-inspired food from local … Continue reading Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Saturday at the Mayor’s River O’Green Fest »

2017 Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival

Tampa Bay is one of the state centers for art, culture, and music of all mediums. People from all over the country come to enjoy all the area has to offer, and for 10 days Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park will turn into the 2017 Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival in honor of Black History Month! … Continue reading 2017 Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival »

Martin Luther King Jr Parade

Parade to Celebrate the Great MLK

On this day, we join the nation in remembering and honoring the great Martin Luther King Jr. It’s important to get the kids involved on this special day, and there’s a perfect local event that will get them excited to participate! Meet other Tampa Bay locals at Cuscaden Park from 12pm-3:30 pm to witness the … Continue reading Parade to Celebrate the Great MLK »

Playoff Fan Central Tampa

How to Enjoy a Day of Playoff Championship Events for FREE!

We met with officials with College Football Playoff and the Tampa Bay Sports Commission to not only get a sneak peek at this weekend’s events (like the amazing Playoff Fan Central at the Tampa Convention Center!), but to get some insider knowledge to share with you! One of our favorite events is the Playoff Fan … Continue reading How to Enjoy a Day of Playoff Championship Events for FREE! »

Tampa Bay Family Friendly New Year's Eve Events

Tampa Bay Parenting’s Favorite New Year’s Eve Events

There is no shortage of family-friendly events in Tampa Bay to celebrate New Year’s Eve! You can celebrate with a Noon Year’s Eve if you have young children at home or even head to the beach to watch a spectacular fireworks display to ring in 2017. We are wishing everyone a safe and happy 2017! … Continue reading Tampa Bay Parenting’s Favorite New Year’s Eve Events »

Tampa Riverwalk Holiday Boat Parade of Lights

Don’t miss this beautiful spectacle of lights on the water along the Tampa Riverwalk as boats put on a lighted display as they cruise up the river from Rick’s on the River to the American Victory Ship near the Florida Aquarium. There are plenty of viewing locations along the water, including Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park … Continue reading Tampa Riverwalk Holiday Boat Parade of Lights »

Nutcracker weekend

Tampa Bay Parenting’s Weekend Top Picks for Dec 17 & 18

This weekend is going to be gorgeous…warm, but don’t fret! There are plenty of holiday related events to put you into the holiday spirit. You can check out our full calendar here, but here are our top 5 picks for this weekend. Get out, have fun and enjoy! Glazer Children’s Museum Make & Take Workshops … Continue reading Tampa Bay Parenting’s Weekend Top Picks for Dec 17 & 18 »

Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine’s Weekend Top Picks: December 10 & 11

The temperatures are dropping just enough to make it feel like it’s finally the holiday season! There are plenty of holiday related events the whole family can enjoy like Christmas Town at Busch Gardens or Christmas in the Wild at Lowry Park Zoo…we even hear Santa Claus is making an appearance at the Florida Aquarium … Continue reading Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine’s Weekend Top Picks: December 10 & 11 »

Playground Forecast from WTSP Bobby Deskins

Playground Forecast: Rain and cooler weather headed our way this week

We are finally are going to get a little rain this week! That is not necessarily the best news for getting the kids out of the house, but it will help things around us turn green once again. We have had only 1.56″ of rain from October 1st through November 30th. That is only 36% … Continue reading Playground Forecast: Rain and cooler weather headed our way this week »