If you are looking for an evening and night of fun, Tampa Bay is the place to be. We are going to explore a number of the amazing sights and sounds for date night, girl’s night out, or a night on the town with friends or family; and, remember, some nights call for a party bus!
Straz Center For Performing Arts
The Straz Center is an enormous complex with five theaters. With a beautiful view of the city, experience the cultural and historical exhibits, popular Broadway tours, as well as high-quality performers in comedy, music, and dance. These events include:
Hello Dolly, Broadway Play – This classic musical is consistently breaking box office records and is the recipient of raving critical reviews. It has been hailed as one of the greatest in the history of musical theater. The performance is being held in the Carol Morsani Hall on December 4-9.
Benji Brown – Benji will more than tickle your funny bone. His quick-paced comedy routine and imaginative and real-life observations and impressions will keep you entertained all evening. Look for him at the Straz Center on November 24 at Ferguson Hall.
Live & Local: Jariah Higgins – For an evening of music outdoors along the Straz Riverwalk, Jariah Higgins will be performing next to the fountains on November 24 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Admission is free.
Tour The Riverwalk and Waterfront
The famous Tampa Riverwalk and beautiful Waterfront is a great way to experience the sights and sounds of Tampa.
Explore the Hillsborough River with a Pirate Water Taxi, rent a water bike and pedal at your leisure all along the waterway, or stroll/bike the Riverwalk pathways.
The Florida Orchestra
This season The Florida Orchestra is planning some very exciting concerts, including:
Happy Hour Concerts: Two To Tango – The Florida Orchestra will be presenting a new and innovative Happy Hour series with classic dance music. The concerts are held on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m., starting on November 28, at Armature Works.
Star Wars Live In Concert – There is a very special concert night planned, featuring the Star Wars’ iconic soundtrack performed live to the 1977 Star Wars film, “A New Hope,” on Saturday, December 1 at 8:00 p.m. at the Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater, Florida.
Amalie Sports Arena
You won’t want to miss a visit to Tampa’s sports and entertainment arena, hosting well over 150 special entertainment events annually and home to the Tampa Bay pro teams. Enjoy dinner, live entertainment, and dancing.
Tampa’s Eateries / Nightclubs
There is a lot happening in downtown Tampa with fantastic restaurants, nightclubs, and the new emerging “food halls.” A few hot spots are listed below:
The Franklin Manor – This is a terrific place for a social drink, dancing, and live music. They have a lovely inside bar and outside patio. They offer fresh handcrafted cocktails, premium beer, and irresistible snacks.
Ciccio Water – Ciccio’s menu includes chef-inspired bowls, sushi, wraps, and oven-fired pizza. They feature live music every weekend and also have outdoor dining available.
260 First – This is one of St. Petersburg’s finest nightclubs. Enjoy the light visuals and bass-driven sounds and dance to a live DJ.
Edge Social Drinkery – This rooftop bar is edgy, as the name implies, and is a one of a kind hotspot in the Tampa area. They offer cocktails, as well as small savory plates and cheese boards. Outdoor dining is available.
Girl’s Night Out – This is girl’s night out and we know some of the best places to go! Ladies, how about some country music line dancing at the Round Up in Oldsmar.
Or let loose with laughter at the Improv Comedy Club, Ybor and Side Splitters, Carolwood. Planning a bachelorette party? Walk on the wild side and take a party bus to the Rock Hard Male Revue.
Girl’s Night Out/Date Night
In all the craziness of the everyday hustle, it is time to focus on YOU! Ladies, you deserve a break. Let your hair down and forget about the world. Call up your girlfriends because this night is for girls only!
Dance the night away at The Round Up, Oldsmar.
Popular for its country music line-dancing scene Thursday through Saturday, The Roundup is the perfect place to let your hair down.
$5 cover includes a lesson before putting the skills to the test. Laugh Until You Cry – Improv Comedy Club, Ybor & Side Splitters, Carolwood
Ladies, be sure to wear the waterproof mascara, two of the Bay’s comedy hot spots host hilarious performers promising LOL stand-up comedy.
Channel Your Inner Picasso – Bottle and Bottega, Oldsmar
Express yourself on canvas or on a wine class during this creative and completely stress-free experience. Reserve a spot in advance by selecting from the many classes on the calendar or book a private party for a special celebration. These classes are great for birthday and bachelorette fetes.
The Great Escape Room Tampa Bay
See how well your group can work together to solve the mystery and “escape” within the hour. The Great Escape promises to challenge your cerebral side by keeping you guessing with codes to crack, clues to find and puzzles to outwit. What an excellent way to spend the nightlife by doing one of these amazing group, team building activities!
Network Transportation Worldwide Chauffeured Service
With our professionally-trained chauffeurs, you will enjoy the sights and sounds of Tampa without the hassle of parking or finding your way around the city.
Invite your friends/family and rent one of our party buses for safe and comfortable ground transportation. Call us or go online and reserve one of limos today!