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.
Events in Ybor City
Paradise Fridays at Tangra
at Tangra Nightclub
Tangra Nightclub presents Paradise Fridays!
Sundown sounds cruise Tampa bay's Largest floating dance music festival
at Yacht StarShip Cruises & Events Tampa
Sundown Sounds cruise Tampa bay's LARGEST floating dance music festival featuring 3 events 1 day
Desert Dwellers - Spring Tour 2020 - Free Guest List
at The RITZ Ybor
Sunset Events & Disco Donnie Presents in Association with Tampa EDM Present: DESERT DWELLERS Spring Tour 2020
The Driver Era @ The Orpheum
at The Orpheum
AEG Presents:The Driver EraWith special guests The WrecksThe OrpheumThurdsay, April 16, 2020Ticket Prices: ADV: $25.00/ DOS: $28.00Doors at 7:00 PMall ages - under 18 must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian
Clue: On Stage
at The Italian Club
Adapted from the cult classic film, Clue is the comedy whodunit that will keep you guessing (and laughing) to the very end.
2nd Annual Tampa Bay Black Authors Expo
at THAP - 5508 Coworking & Collaboration Exchange
The Tampa Bay Black Authors Expo is back! What's exciting about this year's event is that not only are we at a new location...it's 2 days long! Saturday April 25 and Sunday April 26. Admission is FREE! Come and enter our cosplay contest!
Multicultural Family Day
at Water Works Park Tampa
A free event for the entire family with live multicultural entertainment, food trucks, vendors and much more.Sponsors and vendors may sign-up at http://www.chhincvolunteers.org/index.php/family-day/vendor-sponsor
You know him and love him! Kyle Kinane (Netflix, Drunk History, Bob's Burgers) returns!
Home Bass Tampa Resort & Shuttle Packages
at 2701 E Fowler Ave
Home Bass will make its Tampa Bay debut May 22nd - 25th 2020 to host the biggest and best music festival lodging and travel experience. Home Bass Resort Packages bundle two or four Home Bass Party passes tickets with hotel reservations at an exclusive resort destination