About Ybor City
Founded in 1886, Ybor City became known as the cigar capital of the world. The poplulation flourished with imigrants from Cuba, Spain, and Italy. Today Ybor City Historic District is the heart of Tampa's history and is filled with multi-cultural restaurants, bars and night clubs, specialy shops, art, music, architecture, and special events to celebrate Tampa's history. Two of the biggest events are the Guavaween Festival and the Gasparilla Knight Parade. There is trolley transportation to and from Downtown Tampa and Channelside. Also enjoy shopping at the many specialty shops along the streets as well as Centro Ybor which also has restaurants, Muvico movie theater & a few bars. Whether you are a history buff, looking for some relaxation, amazing food, or some excitement afterdark, Ybor City is definitely a place to visit in Tampa.
Ybor City nightlife includes some of the hottest college bars & night clubs in Tampa. You will also find everything to include techno dance clubs, outdoor patio bars, martini bars, entertainment venues, happy hour bars, live music jazz bars and much more. Restaurants in Ybor City Tampa range in everything from ethnic cuisine to small pizza shops. Dining in Ybor City is popular for the lunch crowd, tourists & late night dining. Although Ybor City in Tampa is mostly known to the locals for its great nightlife & dining, the neighborhood has much more to offer.
Ybor City has been a staple for the Tampa Bay community for so long and continues to do so. Be sure to check out the Ybor City History Museum along with several of the historical sites in the community. Venture out of the heart of Ybor and you'll be emersed in the soul of Ybor. The historic homes, cigar factory buildings and more will paint a picture of the past along with a glypse into the future of Ybor City and the region.
RUBBERBAND Dance performs Vic's Mix at HCC
at HCC Performing Arts Ybor City
Hillsborough Community College’s Visual and Performing Arts Series presents Vic’s Mix performed by Rubberband (Montreal) on February 10 & 11 at 7:30 pm in the Mainstage Theatre, HCC Ybor City campus.
Sing Your Heart Out: R&B Day Party
at 7th and Grove
Invite your friends and come join us on a fun night with Sing Your Heart Out: R&B Day Party event in Tampa, FL!
Romantic Night Out Wine and Dine
at Publix Aprons Cooking School of Citrus Park
We are inviting you to come and experience a fun and amazing dinner paired with great wine this event in Tampa, FL with Romantic Night Out Wine and Dine at Publix Aprons Cooking School of Citrus Park!
Knights of Sant' Yago Knight Parade 2023
at Ybor City
The Krewe of the Knights of Sant’ Yago has hosted the Illuminated Knight Parade every year since 1974, and it is considered the largest of its kind in the Southeast. We’re happy to have you join us for this year’s event!
Open Mic Night at New World Brewery Tampa
at New World Brewery
Calling all music enthusiast to come and join us show off your skills and talents with Open Mic Night event in Tampa, FL here at New World Brewery Tampa!
Superbowl Party at Eyz Wide Shut Nightclub
at Eyz Wide Shut Nightclub
Let's party all night as the Super Bowl Event in Tampa, FL is here! Gather your friends and be a part of the one of the most epic party in town!
Anti-Valentine's Day Party at Hammered Harry's
at Hammered Harry's
Don't like valentine's? Come and join us on our Anti- Valentine's Day in Tampa, FL party here at Hammered Harry's!
Speakeasy Valentine's Day Exclusive Dinner
at The Stone Soup Company
Bring your lovely date this Valentine's Day in Tampa, FL at Speakeasy Valentine's Day Exclusive Dinner here at The Stone Soup Company!
Valentines Tequila Tasting & More
at Venue on 6th
Love Tequila? Bring your date and have a wonderful Valentine's Day in Tampa, FL with our Valentines Tequila Tasting & More at Venue on 6th!
Survey Says (Family Feud Style Game) At Edge City BBQ & Tap in Oldsmar
at Edge City BBQ and Tap Oldsmar
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