Tampa’s Largest Back to School Fair returns to Westshore Plaza on August 3rd!
The 12th Annual Back to School Fair presented by Coast Dental & Orthodontics will gather the best Tampa Bay has to offer to make the upcoming school year the best one yet! … and yes, it’s FREE!
Back to School Fair is on Sales Tax Holiday Saturday! This means you won’t have to pay sales tax on your school related purchases! (Click here for more info on Sales Tax Holiday) What a great time to get your school shopping done!
Back to School Fair presented by Coast Dental & Orthodontics is taking over WestShore Plaza mall in Tampa, a giant air conditioned indoor mall from 10am to 3pm on Saturday August 3rd, and you won’t want to miss it!
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Last year we had some awesome entertainment and this year we are at it again! Bringing back the favorites and more.
- Meet and take pictures with ThunderBug from the Tampa Bay Lightning!
- Pose for pictures, listen to a story, and sing with Princesses!
- Watch out for Gasparilla Pirates at the event!
- Get your face painted by Childlike Productions!
- Over 60 different vendors, non-profits including the Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County
- FREE Backpacks to the FIRST 500 Kids in line sponsored by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers!
- Drawings and contests throughout the day!
Back to School Fair Saturday will start off bright and early at 10 a.m. with the first 500 kids who arrive receiving a FREE back to school book bag! From there, the 12th Annual Back to School Fair presented by Coast Dental & Orthodontics will continue to rev up with live entertainment, hands on activities, workshops, speaker sessions, and so much more. In addition, local exhibitors will be providing all sort of back to school related information including health & wellness, safety, private and public schools, resources, childcare, after school programs, school supplies, tutors, children’s retailers, finances and much more! And with 60+ retailers, the 12th Annual Back to School Fair presented by Coast Dental & Orthodontics at WestShore Plaza will give families the chance to get all of your back to school shopping done at the same time.
Presenters, Sponsors, Partners and Exhibitors
Coast Dental & Orthodontics – Principal Sponsor
Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County – Favorite Teacher Sponsor
MOSI – Recess Sponsor
Tampa Bay Buccaneers – Backpack Sponsor
Hillsborough County Public Schools – Sponsor
USF Office of Corporate Training and Professional Education
Aetna Better Health of Florida
B2 Communications (Prevent Needless Deaths)
Children’s Board of Hillsborough County
Color Me Mine
Early Learning Coalition of Pasco/Hernando
Early Childhood Council
Hillsborough County Sheriffs Department
Laser Ops Extreme Gaming Arcade
National Pediatric Cancer Foundation
Staywell a Wellcare Comapny
Tampa Bay Date Night Guide
Tampa Bay Humane Society
Tampa Bay Lightning
Tampa Bay Rays
Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library
Tampa Police Department
Tower Radiology Centers
Click Here for information on becoming an Exhibitor or a Sponsor, or contact Tampa Bay Parenting at 813.949.4400 or email [email protected] today – exhibitor and sponsor space is very limited!