Tag: Things to do

Food Trucks Join Ocala Mopar Group at Annual Ocala Christmas Parade

December 9, 2013 | By | Reply More
Food Trucks Join Ocala Mopar Group at Annual Ocala Christmas Parade

Two Tampa Bay-based food trucks, Hot Box’d Steamed Cheeseburgers and South Pacific Grill, will be joining the Ocala Mopar Group at HeritageBank of the South (1409 E. Silver Springs Blvd.) during the annual Ocala Christmas Parade this Saturday, December 14th, 2013 from 11:30AM-9:00PM. The parade is a tradition that has spanned 59 recorded years in […]

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Labor Day Food Truck Rally @ Famous Tate in Oldsmar

September 2, 2013 | By | Reply More
Labor Day Food Truck Rally @ Famous Tate in Oldsmar

Hungry on Labor Day 2013 and want something to eat? Check out PAO Truck, Pitas on the Run, Tropiccool, and Hot Box’d Steamed Cheeseburgers at Famous Tate in Oldsmar (3790 Tampa Rd. Oldsmar, FL) from 11AM-4:30PM!

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The World’s Largest Food Truck Rally EVER! – 08/31

August 30, 2013 | By | Reply More
The World’s Largest Food Truck Rally EVER! – 08/31

The World’s Largest Food Truck Rally EVER is upon us. Lots of planning and effort has gone into this event and it will all come to light tomorrow on August 31st, 2013 at the Florida State Fairgrounds from 11AM-8PM. FREE Admission – you only pay for the food at the food trucks you choose to […]

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Dunedin Orange Festival – 07/06

July 2, 2013 | By | Reply More
Dunedin Orange Festival – 07/06

Dunedin’s annual Orange Festival will occur this Saturday, July 6th, 2013. Dunedin’s history with oranges goes back to the 1880’s. The event will run from 10 AM to 10 PM at Edgewater Park (51 Main St. Dunedin, FL 34698). Event features include live music, the annual Mojo cookoff (which was incredibly delicious last year),  a […]

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18th Annual PhilFest This Weekend in Tampa!

April 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
18th Annual PhilFest This Weekend in Tampa!

The 18th Annual PhilFest will occur this weekend in Tampa at the Bayanihan Center Festival Grounds (14301 9 Eagles Dr.,  Tampa, FL 33626). Come out for delicious Filipino food that you will not find anywhere else in Tampa Bay and even the PAO Filipino Food Truck. There will also be a market selling unique Filipino […]

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Strawberry Shortcakes and Food Trucks at Parkesdale Market

April 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Strawberry Shortcakes and Food Trucks at Parkesdale Market

Parkesdale Farm Market in Plant City will be hosting food trucks on Sunday, April 7th, 2013 from 11AM to 4PM. Come out and enjoy their world-famous strawberry shortcakes before they are gone and also check out some great local food trucks. This event will be all about local. Parkesdale Farm Market is the largest family-operated Strawberry […]

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Odessa Food Truck Festival 03/08

March 4, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Odessa Food Truck Festival 03/08

The Odessa Food Truck Festival will occur on March 8th, 2013 from 5:00PM to 9:00PM at 8701 Gunn Highway. The event will be in support of Odessa’s Organic Farmers Market. Live music will also be provided by Josh Higgins and The Higgins Brothers and Travis Bourguignon and Justin Thomas Brown of The Groves. Food trucks at the event: 3 Suns […]

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24th Annual Temple Terrace Business Expo & Taste of Temple Terrace

March 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
24th Annual Temple Terrace Business Expo & Taste of Temple Terrace

The Greater Temple Terrace Chamber‘s 24th Annual Business Expo and Taste of Terrace will occur on Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 from 3:00PM to 6:00PM at TPepin’s Hospitality Centre.  Local restaurants will be providing tastes from their menus accompanied by samples of Budweiser beer products provided by the TPepin’s Hospitality Centre. The event is sponsored by The […]

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Shopapalooza 2012

November 16, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Shopapalooza 2012

If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, Shopapalooza may be the perfect event for you. 100 local businesses and organizations will have items for sales with huge deals of up to 70% off items. Get a full list of the discounts here. Some exciting food vendors include Pipo’s Cafe, Intensity Academy Gourmet & Hot […]

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Carrollwood VillageFest 2012

November 16, 2012 | By | Reply More
Carrollwood VillageFest 2012

On Saturday, November 17th, Carrollwood is holding its 10th annual Carrollwood VillageFest celebration. The event will feature live music, food, games, arts/crafts, and the event boasts 109 vendors. Some interesting vendors include Alex’s Southern BBQ and Red Elephant Pizza and Grill. Kids can enjoy Santa Claus from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. as well as […]

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The Taste of North Pinellas

August 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
The Taste of North Pinellas

Prepare to be wowed because tomorrow is The Taste of North Pinellas at The Centre in Palm Harbor. 25 local eateries will show off their delicious eats with samples of  appetizers, entrees, desserts and wine. Vendors at the event include Henry’s, Positano’s Ristorante Italiano, Beso Del Sol, Tarpon Turtle, Lee Roy Selmon’s, Dimitri’s on the Water, Joey’s Italian Ice, Tiffany’s […]

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Madonna’s Birthday Party at Timpano Chophouse

August 13, 2012 | By | Reply More
Madonna’s Birthday Party at Timpano Chophouse

Do you love Madonna? The superstar has made of a bit of a comeback with her return at the Superbowl earlier this year. Timpano Italian Chophouse will celebrate her birthday for the 2nd year in a row on Tuesday, August 14th from 6 p.m. to midnight (Madonna’s actual birthday is August 16th). Mix 100.7 will […]

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Bar Louie’s Rock the Tot – June 7th

June 4, 2012 | By | Reply More
Bar Louie’s Rock the Tot – June 7th

June 7th is Bar Louie’s annual tater tot eating contest at the International Plaza. This year they will have a single competitor and 4 man relay team! They will also be giving away prizes for the most creative costume and the contestant that has the most groupies! The Solo winner receives a $250.00 Bar Louie gift […]

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Happy 7th Anniversary to Kaleisia!

April 26, 2012 | By | Reply More
Happy 7th Anniversary to Kaleisia!

This Friday is Kaleisia Tea Lounge’s 7th Anniversary Celebration from 6:30-9:30PM. I have been visiting since about 2008 and have always had a great time there and been treated well by their employees. There will be live music, raffles, a slideshow, and FREE cake!  Special music performances will be made by Algorhythm Sky (more here). Here […]

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Where to Ring in the New Years in Tampa Bay

December 26, 2011 | By | Reply More
Where to Ring in the New Years in Tampa Bay

Looking for a restaurant to spend New Years Eve with friends and family in Tampa Bay? I have you covered. :] Look below for some recommendations. The Columbia – Ybor City: 3 dinner menu options for New Years Eve: Limited Ala Carte Menu, Dinner with Flamenco Dance Show, or New Years Celebration in the Ybor […]

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Grand Hilton Seoul Oktoberfest Festival 2011

September 21, 2011 | By | Reply More
Grand Hilton Seoul Oktoberfest Festival 2011

The Grand Hilton Seoul will host their annual Oktoberfest festival this weekend on September 23rd and September 24th. There is much history behind Oktoberfest festivalsand they have been held since 1810 in Munich and eventually spread around the world through various other festivals based on the original. There will be beer, traditional German food, games, and the German […]

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Tampa Food Truck Rally #1 – Tampa’s First Food Truck Roundup

September 10, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Tampa Food Truck Rally #1 – Tampa’s First Food Truck Roundup

Over the summer I visited Miami and had the pleasure of the attending the Biscayne Triangle Truck Roundup. Over 30 trucks meet by FIU in Miami and for someone who loves food it is simply paradise. The trucks range from Asian cuisine to grilled cheese sandwiches. I am happy to announce that the same food […]

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Where to Dine on Father’s Day in Tampa Bay

June 15, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Where to Dine on Father’s Day in Tampa Bay

In case you haven’t heard, 50 million Americans are expected to dine out for Father’s Day this weekend. Trying to figure out where to take Dad to eat on Father’s Day? I have you covered. Here are some suggestions of dining deals happening around Tampa on Father’s Day (Sunday June 19, 2011 for those of […]

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