The St. Petersburg Art Alliance (SPAA) has appointed a new CEO, Terry Marks, to run the non-profit whose tenure began on March 18th.
Here are the cases of Coronavirus I am aware of so far in restaurants that are confirmed in Tampa Bay.
2020 has been one of the craziest years. It has been especially hard on our black-owned small businesses who may not have the same access to capital that other businesses do and who are dealing with the fallout of the Coronavirus and now racial tensions after the brutal murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis. NoneContinue reading “List: Black-Owned Restaurants and Businesses in Tampa Bay”
Wondering where to go on Valentine’s Day weekend in Tampa Bay? Here’s some advice.
A Filipino favorite, Jollibee, is opening its doors on Friday, January 17th at 4057 Park Boulevard, Pinellas Park, Florida. The location will be the 40th location to open for the franchise which is currently experiencing high growth and expansion across the country. The chain plans to open 150 stores in the United States by 2023.Continue reading “NEWS: Jollibee opening first Tampa Bay location on Friday January 17th”
Bubble tea fans have plenty to be excited about. Ding Tea Tampa on Waters has a new opening date of Friday, January 24th, 2020. The location is located next to where the old Yummy House and Got Tea locations were. The delay was explained to be connected to the health department (Ding Tea was originallyContinue reading “NEWS: Ding Tea Tampa Grand Opening set for January 24th”
Catch Chef Rosana Rivera and Chef Ricardo Castro on Food Network at 10:30PM EST on Thursday, December 26th.
More than 225 local businesses are taking over Vinoy Park in Downtown St. Petersburg for LocalShops1’s 10th Annual Shopapalooza Festival on Saturday, November 30th and Sunday, December 1st.
Some cooler weather is finally upon us and festivals are everywhere. What’s happening this weekend in Tampa Bay? Savor St. Pete: Clearwater Beach Uncorked has moved to Downtown St. Pete and is serving up food and drinks including wine, liquor, and beer on Saturday, November 2nd and Sunday, November 3rd. Tickets start at $75 forContinue reading “What’s happening this weekend in Tampa Bay? 11/1-11/3”
The SouthShore Seafood and Arts festival is coming this November 2nd and 3rd to E.G. Simmons Park in Ruskin. Over 15,000 people attended the festival in 2018. Organizers are offering a group rate of $3 for 20 admission tickets. The festival is kid and pet-friendly (pets must be on leashes). There will be a wide-varietyContinue reading “NEWS: SouthShore Seafood and Arts Festival coming November 2nd and 3rd”