We've got our ugly sweaters pressed and preened for a weekend of awesome things to do in Tampa! There are Christmas events happening all over Tampa, so get your little elves together for some festive fun! Don't worry if you're feeling a little Grinchy, you'll have a great time this weekend too. There are events happening that won't require you to fa-la-la. 

If you're trying to find fun events in Tampa this weekend, you came to the right place! Scroll down to see all the best things to do in Tampa

Millennium Age Hosts: Silent Party Tampa 'Ugly Sweater Throwback Edition'

It's another ugly sweater party, but it's a throwback silent disco too! Don your goofiest sweater and get ready to get down at Aloft Tampa Downtown Hotel for this banger! You've got to be 21 or older to party, and make sure to get your tickets ahead of time. 

100 West Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa, FL, 33602. Phone 813-898-8000

Brick History

Featuring key figures from Mozart to Martin Luther King, scientific discoveries from the Big Bang to DNA, and recent history from mobile phones to the moon landings, history comes to life in this LEGO® brick exhibit at the Tampa Bay History Center. The exhibit features ­­­28 meticulously crafted models, each depicting a person, moment or discovery that altered world history. 

801 Old Water St, Tampa, FL, 33602. Phone 813-228-0097

Christmas Town at Busch Gardens!

It's Christmas every day at Busch Gardens! With millions of twinkling lights, a Sing-Along Train, holiday shows and of course, visits with Santa and Rudolph! Christmas Town is included with daily admission, Fun Cards, and Annual Passes.

10165 McKinley Dr, Tampa, Tampa, FL, 33674. Phone 813-884-4386

Holiday Bubbles! Walk-Around Tasting at Armature Works

‘Tis the season for good bubbly and celebrations! Experience a range of styles of sparkling wine – from Pet Nat to true Champagne. Taste 12-15 different bubblies and pick your favorites to stock up on for gifts (or yourself!) this holiday season.

1910 N Ola Avenue, Tampa, FL, 33602. Phone (813) 250-3725

Holiday Brass

The incomparable brass and percussion sections of The Florida Orchestra perform festive favorites in the exquisitely renovated historic Tampa Theatre. Tickets are $20. 

711 N Franklin Street, Tampa, FL, 33602. Phone 813-274-8981

Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Dallas Stars

Go Bolts! 

401 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL, 33602. Phone (813) 301-6500


Discover a whole new world at Disney’s Aladdin, the hit Broadway musical! It's entertainment the whole family can enjoy at the Straz Center!  

1010 N. W.C. MacInnes Place, Tampa, FL, 33602. Phone 813-229-7827

Crazy Christmas Hat Party at The Landing Bar & Grill!

Get funky festive at The Landing on Friday for a holiday celebration of the extremely ugly sweaters! We know you're just dying to show off that itchy pom-pom sweater. 

4351 Lynx Paw Trl, Valrico, FL, 33596. Phone (813) 653-0002

Christmas Cookie Run Tampa 12.21.2019

There will be holiday fun for the whole family at Lake Park this Saturday! Get outside for a 5K Family Fun Run, 1-mile Fun Run, photos with Santa, cookies with Santa's elves, and much more! 

17302 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Lutz, FL, 33548. Phone 813-264-3806

Santa's Brunch Cruise

This two-hour cruise is sure to be filled with enchanted surprises including a special visit from Santa during your brunch and enough holiday cheer for the whole family to enjoy!

603 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL, 33602. Phone 813-223-7999
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