Hillsborough River turns green for the Mayor’s River O’ Green


Hillsborough River turns green for the Mayor’s River O’ Green, this Saturday, St. Patrick’s Day.

WHAT: Join Mayor Bob Buckhorn for the 7th Annual Mayor's River O' Green Fest, presented by Grow Financial and brought to you by Tampa Downtown Partnership. Family and friends are invited to join the festivities with Irish fare, beer, Irish dancing, live music, and the dyeing of the Hillsborough River to a shade of Kelly green.


Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park (near Riverwalk)

600 N. Ashley Dr.

Tampa, FL 33602

For parking and transportation options, visit riverogreen.com



Saturday, March 17

Food Trucks, Irish Beers, Games and Activities: 11am – 5pm

River O'Green Ride: 8:30am

River O’Green Gallop: 9:30am

River Goes Green: 11am

Family Friendly Scavenger Hunt: 11am – 3pm

Shamrock Scavenger Crawl: 4pm – 9pm



Thank you to our presenting sponsor, Grow Financial and the following partners and sponsors: Ryan Companies, City of Tampa, Tampa Downtown Partnership, Power Crunch, Krewe of Shamrock, IKEA, Tampa Bay Times, YMCA, The Eagle 107.3, and Magic 94.9.

About the Tampa Downtown Partnership

Tampa Downtown Partnership is a private, membership based not-for-profit 501(c)(6) comprised of companies, organizations and individuals with a common goal of advancing Tampa's Downtown. Through an annual contract with the City of Tampa, Tampa Downtown Partnership administers the Special Services District. In addition to Tampa's Downtown Guides and Clean Team, Tampa Downtown Partnership serves downtown through marketing, business development, transportation, advocacy, public space activation, planning and beautification.

For additional information, please contact:
Ashley Bauman, Marketing & Communications Director
(813) 274-8262