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Hyde Park Village Fresh Market
Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 10:00am
Hyde Park Village invites you to join them on the first Sunday of every month for Fresh Market from 10:00am-3:00pm. The market supports local vendors who sell a variety of locally produced and homemade produce, plants, take home foods, ready to eat lunch bites, hand crafts, eco-friendly and fair trade products and more. Join them for a morning of live music, shopping, and a delicious breakfast, brunch or lunch at one of the many area restaurants – all within walking distance.
Admission and parking are free and friendly dogs on leashes are always welcome at the Fresh Market and in Hyde Park Village.
The streets close at 7 AM on Fresh Market Sunday at W. Swann @ Dakota Avenue; S. Dakota @ Snow Avenue; Snow Avenue @ S. Rome Avenue. The streets reopen at approximately 4 PM.
Stand Up For Human Rights
Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 3:00pm
STAND UP FOR HUMAN RIGHTS
JOIN US this December 4th
Human Rights Day marks the 68th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Youth for Human Rights is partnering with organizations from all over Florida to walk for human rights, and celebrate with speakers, music and a delicious BBQ. AND IT'S FREE!
Meeting time is 2:30pm
Walk Starts at 3:00pm. (This will be a 20 minute walk)
Address: 1300 E. 8th Avenue Tampa, FL 33605
Don't want to walk, but still want to celebrate? Hang around and we'll be back in 20 minutes. Join us for the guest speakers, live music and BBQ following the walk.
After the walk hear from notable leaders:
Rev. Manuel Sykes of Bethel Community Baptist Church in St. Petersburg.
Reverend Sykes has been an outspoken stalwart for equal rights, particularly those marginalized by society, both economically and by lack of opportunity for decent jobs, housing and education.
Julianne Holt the Hillsborough County Public Defender
Ms. Holt has served in her capacity for over 25 years. She directs the defense of over 60,000 cases annually, overseeing a staff of 223, including 120 lawyers. A tireless advocate for rights, Ms. Holt holds the key position of Vice Chair of the Hillsborough County Community Violence Prevention Collaborative, while performing her substantial leadership duties called for in her position as Public Defender.
We will be providing free customized banners and signs for organizations that want to join us in this walk. Organizations need to send us their logo, and the amount of people that will attend. Deadline to send in logo is November 10th.
Together, we can Stand Up for Human Rights and make our voices heard.
30 Human Rights
Individuals, families, groups, everyone is invited!
Lunch at Lykes
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Gina LaMonte, "Mama Gina" performs at Lykes Gaslight Square park
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Mayor's Food Truck Fiesta
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 11:00am
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Mayor's Food Truck Fiesta is a monthly event to show support for the food trucks in the City of Tampa. Event provides an opportunity for Tampa Bay Area food trucks to showcase their food to Tampa's Downtown. Tampa's Downtown Partnership places a small set up in Lykes Park consisting of tables and chairs where guests can enjoy their food truck lunch.
Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Cynthia Palmer, "Cynthony and Company" performs at Washington Street park
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ybor City Saturday Market
Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 9:00am
The Ybor City Saturday Market is open EVERY Saturday, year-round, rain or shine!
October - April, 9am - 3pm
May - September, 9am - 1pm
You'll be sure to find Great Produce at Great Prices, gourmet foods & sauces, fresh baked breads, prepared foods, herbs & plants, pet treats, honey, fine cigars, unique gifts, photography, artwork, jewelry, woodworking, bath & body products, candles & so much more!
Operating since 2000, the Ybor City Saturday Market is the largest continually operating outdoor market in the Tampa Bay Area. Centered in Tampa's Historic District, the market is one of the most popular shopping desinations for locally produced items unique to the Tampa Bay Area.
The Ybor City Saturday Market offers a unique opportunity for customers to meet the artist as well as see one of a kind pieces created in the artist’s booth as well as purchase locally produced gourmet foods representing the area.
For additional information: Ybor City Saturday Market