Founders Day Custom Car Show Sunday, April 14, 2019

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Traffic is expected to be heavier than normal this Saturday in Ybor City due to the Founders Day Custom Car Show. Drivers and pedestrians alike are advised to allow for extra travel time and to travel through the area with caution.


The event will begin on Sunday, April 14th at 1:00 p.m. The street closures will begin at 12:00 p.m. and end approximately at 5:00 p.m.

The following streets will be closed.

  • E. 7th Avenue between N. 15th Street and N. 19th Street
  • N. 16th Street between E. 6th Avenue and E. 7th Avenue
  • N. 17th Street between E. 6th Avenue and E. 8th Avenue
  • Angel Oliva Senor Street (N. 18th Street) between E. 6th Avenue and E. 8th Avenue

The City recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.


The Tampa Police Department would like to remind all participants and spectators 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.

For additional information, please contact:

Traffic Management Center, Smart Mobility Division

Department of Transportation and Stormwater Services