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Redefining Refuge's Flutter Into Fall
Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 8:00am to 12:30pm
Our Flutter into Fall Family Fun Day will be held at the gorgeous harbor-side Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park in Downtown Tampa. This event will consist of a 5K Fun Run, 1K Family Walkathon, and family-friendly fall festivities including face painting, hoola hoops, field games, and a butterfly release. Funds raised during this event will enable us to provide assistance to children in our very own community, whose lives are being adversely affected by the heinousness of the trafficking industry.
To register, please click the link below...
Ybor City Saturday Market
Saturday, October 1, 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
2016 Tampa Bay's Tailgate Taste Fest
Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm
WHAT: Tampa Bay's Tailgate Taste Fest
Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016
WHERE: Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park
600 N. Ashley Drive
Tampa, FL 33602
For ticket information, click Tampa Bay's Tailgate Taste Fest.
Movies in the Park - Zootopia
Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 7:30pm
Hyde Park Village Fresh Market
Sunday, October 2, 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.
Mayor's Food Truck Fiesta
Wednesday, October 5, 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.