Ybor Flavors TV Program

Highlighting Tampa's National Historic Landmark District

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Full of tradition, culture and activity, Ybor City is proud to display its heritage. "Ybor Flavors" is all about the district's unique retail, delicious dining experiences, living history and blend of culture.

Replays Sundays at 7pm, Mondays at 11am, Fridays at 5:30pm and Saturdays at 6pm.

City of Tampa Television is Channel 15 on the Verizon FiOS system and Channel 615 on Bright House Networks.

Ybor Flavors CTTV Program

August 2012 - Visit during the opening of Carne Chophouse, the newest food venture for local restaurateur, Jason Fernandez. Carne Chophouse is located in the Old Centro Asturiano building at Centro Ybor.Ybor Flavors 26 On Demand
18 min 55 sec
June 2012 - This month's episode highlights the inaugural Cuban Sandwich Festival. Over 20 competitors from around Florida waged a historic battle to claim the right to have their sandwich be named Best Cuban Sandwich.Ybor Flavors 25 On Demand
21 min 30 sec
April 2012 - This month the 15th Annual Festa Italiana was held in the heart of Ybor City. Host Veronica Swiatek was on hand to experience the festive family fun that is Festa Italiana. There was dancing, singing and a lot of great food. Bonjourno!Ybor Flavors 24 On Demand
22 min 3 sec
February 2012 - The Sant' Yago Knight Parade is an annual Ybor tradition and one of the biggest parades in Ybor. Watch interviews with Mrs. World April Lufriu, Mayor Bob Buckhorn and special guest Jerry Springer.Ybor Flavors 23 On Demand
16 min 31 sec
January 2012 - Visit with Santa and partake in a Holiday Miracle, Snow in Tampa!Ybor Flavors 22 On Demand
8 min 59 sec
December 2011 - Host Veronica Swiatek takes us to the Hoffman Porges Gallery opening, we see the new exhibit at the Ybor State Museum and Vince Pardo takes us to a unique celebration, that helps Italians remember their loved ones!Ybor Flavors 21 On Demand
28 min 33 sec
June 2011 - Renovation of the historic Ferlita Macaroni Factory into a viable, modern commercial use. Also, a look at the inaugural Cuervo Games.Ybor Flavors 20 On Demand
32 min 23 sec
May 2011 - Festa Italiana's Bocce Tournament; learn how the tournament started and how to play, as well as visit with an Italian government diplomat.Ybor Flavors 19 On Demand
23 min 14 sec
March 2011 - Celebrate Fiesta Day, a 75 year old festival celebrating Ybor's historical & cultural roots, including Flan Fest and traditional Flamenco Dancers.Ybor Flavors 18 On Demand
14 min 52 sec
December 2010 - Visit with us to the 12th Annual Ybor City Heritage & Cigar Festival, including the Cigar for Soldiers initiative run by the Ybor City Development Corporation.Ybor Flavors 17 On Demand
26 min 28 sec



  • Ybor Flavors 15 - August / September 2010 - Take an historical tour of Ybor City's oldest club, The Castle; enjoy a thrilling afternoon of parkour at Red Bull's Art in Motion event at Centro Ybor and cook a special flavor, Snapper Mojito, in Gaspar's Grotto's new kitchen.
  • Ybor Flavors 14 - May 2010 - Reviva Ybor Show at the Cuban Club and Cinco de Mayo Jalapeno Eating Contest at Jalapenos de Ybor Restaurant 
  • Ybor Flavors 13 - March 2010 - Red Carpet Event for the Movie Screening of "You", Cuban Club's Krewe of Mambi Monthly Dinner and Playing Dominos 
  • Ybor Flavors 12 - November / December 2009 - Cigar Heritage Festival and World's Longest Cigar Record, Art in the Park with Ybor Saturday Market and New Year's Eve Outback Bowl Parade.
  • Ybor Flavors 11 - September 2009 - Living in Ybor City with tour of 3 homes, Coffee at Tres Amici at the Bunker and Ybor City Gala's Cesar Gonzmart Award 
  • Ybor Flavors 10 - June 2009 - Kids camps & summer activities in Ybor: Campo Italiana at the Italian Club, Kraftz for Kids at Jezebelle's, Ybor Art Studio Camp. 
  • Ybor Flavors 9 - March 2009 - Rough Riders, Tampa Bay Brewing Company Dishes, Saint Patrick's Day Parade in Ybor 
  • Ybor Flavors 8 - January / February 2009 - Gasparilla, Super Bowl XLIII, NFL Hall of Fame Luncheon, Al Roker, Maxim Party and Madden Bowl
  • Ybor Flavors 7 - December 2008 - National Public Radio Story Corps, Ybor Saturday Market, Santa Fest & Holiday Parade 
  • Ybor Flavors 6 - September 2008 - Don Vicente De Ybor Inn, Mermaid Slipper shop, Deep Carnivale Festival
  • Ybor Flavors 5 - July 2008 - The Ritz Ybor grand opening
  • Ybor Flavors 4 - May 2008 - Cuban Club history, La France shop, WMNF Tropical Heatwave Festival
  • Ybor Flavors 3 - April 2008 - Italian Club History, Festa Italiana Event, bocce tournament
  • Ybor Flavors 2 - March 2008 - YCDC project update, parking pay machines, Sant' Yago Knight Parade, Family Fiesta
  • Ybor Flavors 1 - January 2008 - Ybor City Ambassador walking tour, Cuban sandwich history, Outback Bowl Pep Rally & Parade