Best time to visit Tampa, FL

Tampa, FL

7 THINGS TO DO IN TAMPA, FL (MARCH 08 - MARCH 17)

Florida Strawberry Festival

Florida Strawberry Festival

March 04–14, 2021 • event

Celebrate the strawberry harvest, with the local community of Eastern Hillsborough County

Swimming with Manatees

Swimming with Manatees

November–April (all year round) • activity

Swim with the gentle giants in the warm waters of Crystal river

Sunrise & Sunset

Sunrise & Sunset

all year round • nature

Discover Florida's most stunning spots to watch the sun

Kiteboarding and Windsurfing

Kiteboarding and Windsurfing

November–April • activity

One of top-five wind sports destinations in the United States

Surfing

Surfing

early August–mid-April • activity

Not so popular with pro surfers, Florida could nevertheless be attractive for beginners

Citrus Season

Citrus Season

October–June • food

Florida is famous for its beautiful citrus groves and delicious fruits

Dolphin Watching

Dolphin Watching

all year round (best in late May–August) • nature

Observe playful sea mammals all around Florida's coast

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Gasparilla Pirate Fest

Gasparilla Pirate Fest

January 30, 2021 • event

One of the greatest festivals in Florida for the whole family

Chalk Festival in Venice

Chalk Festival in Venice

November 15–18, 2019 • event

One of the most important pavement art events in the world

Florida State Fair

Florida State Fair

February 11–22, 2021 • event

Don't miss the first State Fair of the year in the USA, that gets all the latest and greatest

4th of July

4th of July

most 2020 events are canceled/ postponed • event

The forecast is...lots of sunshine and fireworks!

Halloween Events

Halloween Events

mid-September–October • event

Halloween is one of the favourite holidays in Florida

Beach Season

Beach Season

April–November (all year round) • activity

Florida enjoys a warm climate most of the year

Tampa Am

Tampa Am

November 05–08, 2020 • event

The biggest amateur skateboarding contest on the planet

Siesta Key Crystal Classic International Sand Sculpting Festival

Siesta Key Crystal Classic International Sand Sculpting Festival

November 13–16, 2020 • event

Professional sand sculptors and amateurs compete at one of Florida's best beaches

Mamey Sapote Harvest

Mamey Sapote Harvest

May–July • food

Sweet and smooth. Don't forget to try this exotic fruit!