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Downtown Tampa Reopens with Exciting New Restaurants

Downtown Tampa Reopens with Exciting New Restaurants

As Tampa slowly reopens amid a global pandemic, we already know that there will be an amplified focus for businesses on cleanliness and consumer and employee health. What other trends can we foresee continuing as we emerge post-COVID? Will there be a real commitment...

What Businesses Are Open In Downtown Tampa

What Businesses Are Open In Downtown Tampa

Things are changing every day so please check with each location directly to confirm their current options.  It is probably best to make reservations whenever possible due to limited capacity.  We will do everything we can to keep this list updated with the most...

7 Takeout and Delivery Options from Armature Works Now Available

7 Takeout and Delivery Options from Armature Works Now Available

Armature Works is back open and ready to provide awesome deliciousness for takeout and delivery.  They will be open every day from 11am-830pm.  Check each vendor's website for the current menu options. Zukku Sushi - "Having access to our full kitchen means our full...

48 AMAZING Downtown Tampa Murals

48 AMAZING Downtown Tampa Murals

When you think of Downtown Tampa, murals are probably not the first thing that comes to mind, but wow do we have some amazing art all over the place! Check out 48 murals from the Heights area, just 2 blocks east of Armature on Franklin St, all they way into Downtown....

Embarc Collective – Flood Of New Innovations Sparked By Quarantine

Embarc Collective – Flood Of New Innovations Sparked By Quarantine

Tampa Bay’s innovation scene is Awesome; and it is our local innovators, visionaries and entrepreneurs who are leading the charge, allowing our region to survive through the current pandemic and thrive once we come out on the other side. Their unrestrained resilience...

Clearwater Community Garden – For The Community, By The Community

Clearwater Community Garden – For The Community, By The Community

There are so many wonderful things taking place throughout Clearwater, but there is one little gem that got started in 2014 and is the best kept secret. The Clearwater Community Garden sits on .25 acres on the corner of Grove St and Betty Ln at 1277 Grove St. In an...

22 Spots In and Around Armature Works

22 Spots In and Around Armature Works

Armature Works in Tampa Heights has been a big hit since it opened in 2018.  A lot has happened since then.  They've added some concepts, changed things up, and there's still a ton of stuff in the works.  Here's a quick look at all the vendors inside the Heights...

Streetscape Phase 3 Transforming Downtown Clearwater

Streetscape Phase 3 Transforming Downtown Clearwater

Last week, we held our first series of community meetings about upcoming development in the Downtown Gateway with the CRA and city of Clearwater’s Economic Development and Engineering departments. The Streetscape Phase 3 project is slated to begin later this summer,...

Rick’s Reef Taking Over Screwie Louie’s

Rick’s Reef Taking Over Screwie Louie’s

Screwie Louie's is getting a massive upgrade! Tyler Hipsley, owner from Rick's Reef, has taken over and is in the process of revamping the space, menu, and drinks. Get ready for an amazing scratch kitchen, and some fun bar games. It won't be a 100% copy of Rick's,...

Clearwater Entrepreneur’s One Idea Creates Three Businesses

Clearwater Entrepreneur’s One Idea Creates Three Businesses

It is always exciting to hear and learn about the successful companies that were developed out of the recession, but even more so when it is in your own backyard. The amazing couple, Jonathan and Terri Toner, turned lemons into lemonade, or to put it more accurately,...

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Don’t stop yet! There is tons of History from the first commercial flight to a cigar rolling hub, all the way to OVER 100 Breweries within 60 minutes drive, to the #1 Beach in the US and thousands of incredible restaurants, bars, and attractions.