Downtown Tampa has become an incredible destination. There’s so much to experience – see, do, eat, drink, etc.
Downtown Tampa is the perfect location for date night with that special someone in your life. There’s something for everyone. Here’s a list of great spots for entertainment, culture, history, food and drinks.
Straz Center for the Performing Arts – Catch a top notch show in a great venue.
Jobsite Theatre at the Straz – An intimate setting to see regional talent perform live.
Stageworks Theatre – Located in the Channel District, it is Tampa’s oldest running theatre.
Florida Museum of Photographic Arts – Historic and contemporary art from all over the world
Tampa Museum of Art – Ancient, contemporary, and modern art in an absolutely stunning location
Florida Aquarium – See incredible marine life from our area and other regions
Tampa Bay History Center – Explore Tampa’s history from the Native Americans to the cigar era and more.
Tampa Theatre – Built in 1926, the Tampa Theatre is one of America’s most elaborate movie palaces and a beloved community landmark. Visitors to the Theatre enjoy world-class entertainment under a realistic night sky with twinkling stars, in a romantic Mediterranean courtyard replete with old-world statues, flowers, and gargoyles.
Henry B Plant Museum – Original furnishings and artifacts and a dynamic self-guided audio tour immerse visitors in the opulence of the 1891 Tampa Bay Hotel and its rich history.
Scarfone/Hartley Gallery at the University of Tampa
TECO Public Art Gallery – Exhibitions by Florida based artists in this high traffic public atrium of a corporation generous in their support of the arts.
Armature Works – So many great options for delicious food and tasty drinks.
The Hall on Franklin -“SEVEN DIVERSE CULINARY EXPERTS COLLECTED WITHIN ONE SPACE, WORKING TOGETHER TO DELIVER THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE DINING EXPERIENCE IMAGINABLE”
The Tampa Riverwalk – Take a romantic stroll with plenty of stops for snacks and beverages along the way.
Ulele has been a hit since the day it opened.
Remedy – A brand new edition to the Riverwalk…”Craft cocktails, culture, and cuisine.”
The Sail – You can’t beat the views at this relaxing spot.