Channelside News & Articles

Athletes and Causes Featuring Tampa’s Top Athletes | Food, Music, and More!

Ever wanted to meet your favorite Tampa Bay Area athlete? Well now you can, and by doing so, you’ll be helping a great cause! On January 21st, the newly-renovated Chase Club in the Tampa Bay Times Forum will be hosting … Read More

Family-Friendly Holiday Events in the Tampa Area

The holidays are always full of warmth, joy, and love, and with everyone being on winter break, it’s a great time to spend time with the family. Rather than sitting at home during the break, bring your family to a … Read More

93.3 FLZ’S JINGLE BALL 2013 | Feat. Miley Cyrus, Paramore, Robin Thicke, and more!

Do you hear that holiday sound of jingle balls in the distance? That’s the sound of everyone’s favorite annual holiday event. 93.3 FLZ’s Jingle Ball 2013 will be held on Wednesday, December 18th at 7:30pm at  the Tampa Bay Times … Read More

Brews By The Bay 2013 | Tampa Beer Festival

The 2013 Brews By The Bay Tampa Beer Festival will be making its way back to the Florida Aquarium on October 11th from 8pm to 11pm. Love sea creatures? Love beer? Then this is a event that you won’t want … Read More

Port of Tampa Agrees to Buy Channelside Complex for $5.75 Million

Well, it’s finally settled.  After months of contention, failed attempts to purchase from outside sources, and a dwindling complex with  current tenants on their hands, the Tampa Port Authority has decided to buy Channelside Bay Plaza for $5.75 million. This … Read More

Upcoming Fall Festivals in Tampa | Oktoberfest, Family Festivals + More

With the days of summer coming to a close, the upcoming fall season is gearing up to not only be a cooler one, but a pretty eventful one when it comes to fun things to do in Tampa. From beer … Read More

2013 Lightning Fan Fest Coming to the Forum on September 14

To kick off the start of their 2013-14 season, the Tampa Bay Lightning will host their free Fan Fest on Saturday, September 14 at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. This free event is well-suited for Lightning fans of all ages looking … Read More

Labor Day Weekend Events in Tampa | Free Concerts and More

It’ll be just a few more hours til Labor Day Weekend 2013 starts for many throughout the Tampa Bay area.  If you’ve been busy all week, or just couldn’t find the time to make some plans, no worries, we’ve got … Read More

Tampa Tailgate Coming to the Forum | Benefitting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Ever wanted to tailgate with hundreds of Tampa’s finest inside the comfort of a huge, indoor arena?  How about with all the big games on, tons of great food from local restaurants, drinks, and more – all for a great … Read More

Tampa Bay Lightning Announce 2013-14 Schedule, New Division

The Tampa Bay Lightning recently announced their 82-game schedule for the upcoming 2013-14 season with a kickoff slated for Thursday, October 3 in Boston. In addition to aligning with the newly-formed Atlantic Division – part of the NHL’s new four … Read More

Events in Channelside

Apr 26, 2014 8:30 PMParty like a Yacht Star on Yacht StarShip's Prohibition Party Cruise featuring The Mud Flappers! This 3-hour live music cruise features entertainment on all decks with food and drink specials on board!
May 3, 2014 10:00 AMCelebrate aboard SS American Victory's "Greatest Generation" Cruise dedicated to Sam M. Gibbons
May 11, 2014 10:30 AMBuy 3, Mom is FREE for the first 50 moms! Treat that special mom in your life to the spectacular Mother’s day she deserves on a brunch cruise aboard Yacht StarShip. Includes a 2-hr cruise with brunch buffet, reserved table, great views and DJ for dancing!
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May 11, 2014 5:30 PMBuy 3, Mom is FREE for the first 50 moms! Treat that special mom in your life to the spectacular Mother's day she deserves on a dinner cruise aboard Yacht StarShip. Includes a 2-hr cruise with 3-course prix fixe menu, reserved table, great views and DJ!
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Jun 15, 2014 12:00 PM**Buy 3 tickets, and Dad is free for the first 50 Dads!** Give Dad a break from the grill this Father's Day with a brunch cruise on the water! Treat him to the best views in town on our luxury dining yacht - a great experience for the whole family!
Jun 15, 2014 5:00 PM**Buy 3, and Dad is FREE for the first 50 Dads!** Show the prime dad in your life a meaningful Father's Day with our Father's Day Dinner Cruise! Treat him to a buffet fit for a king while cruising the open waters of Tampa Bay!
Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & MarinaSep 4, 2014 12:00 PMTapping Today's Connected Consumers via Social & Mobile

About Channelside

Channelside Tampa is an entertainment complex located in Downtown Tampa. This neighborhood is one of the fastest growing areas of Tampa with high rise condominiums, shops, dining, and entertainment venues. There are plenty of bars & night clubs in Channelside many including outside patio bars and live music. Channelside restaurants offer a dining experience for everyone including outdoor dining & upscale restaurants for a more intimate experience. Not only will you find a variety of bars & restaurants, there are several specialty shops providing shopping in Channelside. Come see the large cargo ships and commercial cruises enter and leave Tampa's Port. Listen to live music, catch one of the numerous special events, or just relax in the courtyard. Include in your visit some time for the Florida Aquarium or a Tampa Bay Lightning game at the St Pete Times Forum. Channelside has trolley transportation from Downtown Tampa and Ybor City, as well as, valet parking, and a parking garage. You can also take a walk along the Tampa Riverwalk that spans all the way through Downtown. A new event that just started is First Friday which is a pub crawl celebration every first friday of the month. There are so many things to do that you may want to consider staying in one of the hotels near Channelside.

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