City of Tampa Traffic & Parking Advisory for Tampa Events - Saturday, March 24, 2018

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Traffic in downtown Tampa will be heavily impacted by multiple events including the March For Our Lives Rally. Ybor City traffic will be impacted by the Tampa Pride Street Festival and Diversity Parade.




Downtown Tampa

9:00am – 12:00pm             Tampa Bay Parenting: Camp and Summer Fun Expo

                                            Glazer Children’s Museum

10:00am – 12:00pm           The March For Our Lives Rally

Kiley Gardens

10:00am - 3:00pm              Bark in the Park

Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

11:00am – 1:00pm             Disney on Ice

Amalie Arena

12:00pm – 6:00pm             Bay Area Music Festival

Perry Harvey Park

11:00am – 4:00pm             Tampa Brunch Festival

Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park

2:00pm – 4:30pm               The Bodyguard

Straz Center


Ybor City

9:45am – 5:00pm               Tampa Pride – Street Festival & Concert

Ybor City, 8th Avenue

12:00pm – 3:00pm             Tampa Pride – Diversity Parade

Ybor City, 7th Avenue



Downtown Tampa

Lane Closures:

6:00am – 10:00am           Ashley Drive southbound – W. Gasparilla Plaza to W. Twiggs St. - westerly lane

7:00am – 5:00pm             Old Water Street – S. Florida Avenue to Tampa Bay History Center at 801 Old Water Street – southerly lane


Road Closures:

7:00am – 9:00pm             E. Harrison Street – N. Orange Avenue to Central Avenue

10:00am – 7:00pm           Central Avenue – E. Harrison Street to Ray Charles Boulevard


Rolling Road Closures:  

The duration of the road closures will be adjusted as necessary for the March For Our Lives Rally.

10:30am – 12:00pm        Ashley Drive – exit ramps off of Interstate 275

10:30am – 12:00pm        Ashley Drive – Interstate 275 to W. Kennedy Avenue

10:30am – 12:00pm        Ashley Drive – Kiley Gardens to W. Kennedy Boulevard

10:30am – 12:00pm        W. Kennedy Boulevard – Ashley Drive to N. Boulevard

10:30am – 12:00pm        N. Boulevard – W. Kennedy Boulevard to W. Cass Street

10:30am – 12:00pm        W. Cass Street – N. Boulevard to Gasparilla Plaza


Ybor City


8:30am – 7:00pm        Nuccio Parkway – N. Nebraska Avenue to E. Palm Avenue

8:30am – 7:00pm        7th Avenue – Scott Street to N. 21st Street

8:30am – 7:00pm        8th Avenue – N. 14th Street to N. 17th Street

8:30am – 7:00pm        9th Avenue – N. 14th Street to N. 15th Street

8:30am – 7:00pm        N. 15th Street – E. 6th Avenue to E. Palm Avenue

8:30am – 7:00pm        Angel Oliva Senior Street – E. 7th Avenue to E. Palm Avenue

8:30am – 7:00pm        N. 19th Street – E. 7th Avenue to E. Palm Avenue




Downtown Tampa

  • Fort Brooke Garage, 107 N. Franklin Street

$1.60 an hour - Open at 6am

  • Tampa Convention Center Garage, 333 S. Franklin Street

$1.60 an hour - Open at 6am

  • South Regional Garage, 301 Channelside Drive

$12 flat fee - Limited space due to the arena event – Open at 8:30am

  • Twiggs Street Garage, 901 E. Twiggs Street

$1.20 an hour - Open at 6am

  • William F. Poe Garage, 800 N. Ashley Drive

$10 flat fee – Parking will be very limited - Open at 9am


Ybor City  

  • Centro Ybor Garage, 1500 E. 5th Avenue

$5 flat fee - Open at 8am

  • Fernando Noriega Jr Garage, 2010 N. 13th Street

$5 flat fee – Open at 8am


The Tampa Police Department would like to remind you to report suspicious activity. If you see something, say something. No tip is too small. Report anything suspicious to the nearest police officer or submit an anonymous tip using the TPD mobile app available on iPhones and Androids.

Traffic Advisory - Pride Map

Road Closure

For additional information, please contact:

Brian Gentry, P.E., PTOE, Traffic Management Center Operations Manager