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At Destination Tampa Bay you will find topics on Health and Wellness, Arts and Entertainment, Special Events, Helping Hands (a non-profit highlight), Best Dining Destinations, Business Briefs and more.  You won’t find politics or negative news as that is not who we are.  It is our Hope you enjoy the Destination Tampa Bay Difference!

Destination Tampa Bay is dedicated to encouraging readers to make their destination Tampa Bay.  Destination Tampa Bay will help promote and inspire the communities it represents from the inside out!  We focus on positive promotion presenting the unique characteristics found in our community to shoppers, investors, new businesses and tourists.  Residents will be encouraged to spend their money locally and Visitors will be targeted to frequent our unique communities in the Greater Tampa Bay area. We want to balance community values with responsible growth.

 

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St Petersburg – A Cultural Mecca on the Rise.

It’s Saturday morning and downtown St. Petersburg is already bustling with activity at the popular Saturday Morning Market at Al Lang Field.  Soon, visitors will be dropping in at the Dali, the Museum of Fine Arts, and the galleries along Central Avenu ...

Sharing His Success—That’s Bill Edwards.

Bill Edwards is a man of many hats. Businessman, financier, concert promoter and recording company executive, philanthropist, real estate developer, Edwards has touched the lives of many residents across Tampa Bay. His generosity has extended from a $4.6 ...

Celebrity Chef Wolfgang Puck.

New WP Pressure Oven on HSN Legendary celebrity chef and entrepreneur Wolfgang Puck was in St. Petersburg July 25-26 for six two-hour on-air pitches on HSN (Home Shopping Network) for his breakthrough WP Pressure Oven. In development about three years, it ...

Peter Max Offers Tailor Swift for Cover.

“I cannot tell you how wonderful it is to meet people when I do a show like this,” he says. “I do twenty to thirty shows a year, and it always is a big thrill for me.” Peter Max took a break from his work in his New York studio to grant us an excl ...

Rising to the Occasion.

The Mahaffey deserves a standing ovation for Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition When the RMS Titanic struck an iceberg and sank in the murky depths of the North Atlantic on April 15, 1912, the tragedy soon rocked the world. Throughout the past century, the ...

ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons brings Perfectamundo.

Billy F Gibbons, internationally known as the guitarist and front man for multi-platinum blues-rock legends ZZ Top, is touring in support of his debut solo album. The Afro-Cuban influenced Perfectamundo by Billy Gibbons and The BFG’s will be released by ...

Packard’s Steakhouse.

You don’t need to be a member of the beautiful 900-acre Innisbrook Resort to enjoy its best-kept secret: Packard’s Steakhouse. Perhaps you come to enjoy the resort’s world-renowned golf courses, or to be a spectator at an event like the Legends Tour ...

El Gallo.

1625 4th St. South, St. Petersburg • 727-851-9579 St. Pete’s newest Mexican restaurant has just opened about five minutes from Beach Drive. El Gallo Grande offers “authexican” cuisine, according to co-owner Phil Farley, but it may be its hand-craf ...