Summer is officially here! All corners of Tampa Bay heat up during this time of year to bring residents the very best events and activities. From concerts to comedy shows to plays, the Bay area has a wide variety of cool events near you to enjoy.
We’ve curated a list of fun experiences that friends and family will enjoy:
Where: MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds
When: June 9, 2019
Details: A reunion tour for the ages! Hootie and The Blowfish are reuniting for their 44-date “Group Therapy Tour.” Accompanied by the Barenaked Ladies, these nineties hitmakers will be serving up old classics and possibly a few surprises from their upcoming album, which will be released in the fall.
Where: ZooTampa at Lowry Park
When: June 11, 2019
Details: Every month toddlers and their parents can enjoy a fun-filled day at the zoo. Toddler Tuesdays are jam-packed with activities like story time, sing-alongs, arts and crafts, and specialized programming for early childhood development. Tots between the ages of 2-6 get in for free with your Zoo membership.
Where: Morsani Hall at the Straz Center
When: June 11-15, 2019
Details: Rock of Ages is a beloved musical that has been nominated for five Tony Awards®. Featuring music from iconic bands such as Styx, Poison, Twisted Sister, Whitesnake, and more, this performance brings the 80s back to life! If you want to rock out, you cannot miss the 10th Anniversary Tour of this legendary show.
Where: Hyde Park Village
When: June 14, 2019
Details: Families from all over the community can come together to enjoy a night of games, crafts, and surprises! Ella Bing Bow Ties will also be doing a free bow tie arts and crafts activity so kids can give their dads something special for Father’s Day.
Where: Al Lopez Park
When: June 16, 2019
Details: This annual race is a beloved tradition throughout Tampa Bay and you don’t have to be a dad to participate. Folks come far and wide to make memories and enjoy this family-friendly activity that’s for a good cause.
Where: Amalie Arena
When: June 29, 2019
Details: This world famous actor, comedian, and writer will be stopping by Tampa during his 100% Fresher Tour. After decades of fame and fortune, the tour brings out the best in Adam Sandler’s comedy with quips about parenthood and marriage, as well as a tribute to his friend Chris Farley. Alongside another famous face, Rob Schneider, this is a comedy event that you shouldn’t miss out on!
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