Upcoming Events

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See the calendar of special events held in Ybor City each year.

Every Wednesday

Ybor City Wine Society Educational Wine Tasting
$15 | 7 p.m. | Ybor City Wine Bar, 1600 E. 8th Ave. | (813) 999-4966
yborcitywinebar.com

Every Saturday

Ybor City Local Event

Saturday Yoga in Ybor
9:30 a.m. | Ybor City Museum State Garden | (813) 248-9642
Facebook.com/yogainybor

Ybor City Saturday Market
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Centennial Park | (813) 241-2442
YborMarket.com

First Saturday of the Month

Pets on the Patio
4 p.m. - 7 p.m. | Gaspar's Grotto | (813) 248-5900
GasparsGrotto.com

Art on 19th Street
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Singing Stone Gallery | (813) 728-4325
SingingStoneOnline.com

July 24-August 15, 2014

"I am River" Hillsborough from the Heart
"I am River" is a social enterprise from the youth of Community Stepping Stones in collaboration with PowerStories Theatre. The exhibit consists of a multimedia environmental art installation created by teens that shares their interpretation of what they learned while canoeing the Hillsborough River and studying the environment.The opening reception is Thursday, July 31 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. with the dramatic performance at 6:30 p.m.

Gallery hours: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Mon & Wed-Fri, 12-7 p.m. Tues

HCC Performing Arts Building, First Floor, Palm Ave. and 15th St. | hccfl.edu | (813) 253-7674

July 31, 2014

Opening Reception: "I am River"
"I am River" Hillsborough from the Heart is a social enterprise from the youth of Community Stepping Stones in collaboration with PowerStories Theatre. The exhibit consists of a multimedia environmental art installation created by teens that shares their interpretation of what they learned while canoeing the Hillsborough River and studying the environment.  
4:30-6:30 p.m. with dramatic performance at 6:30 p.m.
HCC Performing Arts Building, First Floor, Palm Ave. and 15th St. | hccfl.edu | (813) 253-7674

Now - August 15, 2014

HCC Kids' College and Teen Camps
Hillsborough Community College is happy to, once again, offer Kids' College and Teen Camps. With a variety of themed camps and multiple locations to choose from, there's something for everyone. 

tampatraining.com

August 16, 2014

2nd Annual Summer of Rum Festival
Summer of Rum Festival, an island-inspired celebration of everything rum, returns for a second year to a new venue at the Cuban Club in Ybor City on National Rum Day. The Cuban Club’s 3 floors of inside space will be transformed into multiple “Rum Zones”. The top floor ball room will be turned into the “Island Party”, the second floor lobby & theatre will be “The Pirate’s Cove”, and the ground floor cantina will be turned into the “Mojito Lounge”. Cuban Club’s newly expanded outside concert area will ‘transport’ attendees to a Caribbean Island with street vendors, street performers, live entertainment and multiple custom built rum shacks serving multiple varieties of rum drinks. 
$15 general admission in advance, $75 VIP in advance | 2-11 p.m.
The Cuban Club, 2010 Avenida Republica de Cuba | SummerofRumFest.com | (727) 452-6984

Tampa Noles Pub Crawl
The Tampa Bay Seminole Club gears up for another football season with this signature event. Seminole legends and football experts will breakdown the upcoming season from 3-4 p.m. Starting at 4 p.m., the pub crawl is on.
$20 in advance, $30 at the door | 2:30 p.m.
Italian Club, 1731 E. 7th Ave. | tampanoles.com | info@tampanoles.com

August 30, 2014

7th Avenue Band Slam Finals
The RITZ Ybor and The Orpheum will join forces and unite their annual Battle of the Bands Series as the 7th Avenue Band Slam. Three bands will compete in the Finals. The winning band will win cash prizes, paid performance gigs, and bragging rights of winning both The RITZ Ybor and Orpheum's Battle of the Bands Series. 

The RITZ, 1503 E. 7th Ave. | yborbandslam.com

Now - August 31, 2014

Handmade in America
Singing Stone Gallery and Studio is proud to present 'Handmade in America,' an exhibition featuring handmade fine art and contemporary craft. This multi-media show exhibits a wide array of the handmade, which is rich in traditions and expressive of regional craft artisans, and their contributions to America's cultural heritage. The juried exhibit will showcase contemporary jewelry, photography, paintings, glass, fiber, wood, ceramics, metals and mixed media.  
Singing Stone Art Gallery and Studio, 1903 N. 19th St. | SingingStoneOnline.com | (813) 728-4325

September 14, 2014

Ybor City Wine Fest
This first ever, premier wine festival will be a unique and upscale event that will showcase the beauty and flavor of Historic Ybor, paired with unique and esoteric wines and food selections. VIP Packages include a private one hour reception at noon with a Sparkling Bubble Bar in our VIP Cheese Lounge, Hand Passed Food Pairings, VIP only Wine Selections, take home Reidel Wine Glass, Live Models provided by La France, Entertainment and much, much more. A portion of the proceeds will go to benefit our beloved Ybor City's Historic Holiday Spirit. More details to come.

1-4 p.m.
 | $75 general admission, $125 VIP admission
Ybor City Wine Bar at Centro Ybor, 1600 E. 8th Ave. | facebook.com/yborcitywinefest

October 25, 2014

Centro Asturiano de Tampa 100th Anniversary Gala
The 100th Anniversary Gala will honor Centro Asturiano's past and celebrate its future. The evening will include hors d'oeuvres and cash bar in the Salon de Asturias, dinner and entertainment in the ballroom and entertainment by Dennis Pupello and the Rockers. Proceeds generated by this event are for the benefit of restoring and maintaining the Centro Asturiano Clubhouse. Prepaid reservations are required.
6 p.m. | $100 per person | Tables of 8 available | angcalde@aol.com
Centro Asturiano, 1913 N. Nebraska Ave. | centroasturianotampa.org | (813) 229-2214