Hang Local at the Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival!

Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival

Looking for things to do in Tampa? Well, the Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival, being held at the Curtis-Hixon Waterfront Park, is back for 2022! Feast your eyes, ears, and tastebuds at this local event, taking place from April 22-24. With great live entertainment, delectable dishes, and incredible shopping, you’re sure to have an exciting time. Best of all- it’s under a half an hour from both The Landings at Cypress Meadows and the Compton Place Apartments.  

Seafood Paella
Spanish Seafood Paella, closeup view

What to Eat

Everyone will find something to tickle their tastebuds at this fantastic event. Food is made fresh daily and on-site. You’ll be able to choose from dozens of food vendors offering, of course, seafood, but also meat and vegetarian options. There will be both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase, as well.  

Who to See

Get ready to dance with this incredible lineup of musicians. Here are the artists you’ll get to see over the weekend:  

Friday, April 22nd

Stormbringer- 4:30-6:00pm 

Annika Chambers & Paul Deslauriers- 6:30-8:00pm 

Pat Travers- 8:30-10:00pm 

Saturday, April 23rd

Prodigal Sons- 12:30-2:00pm 

Sean Chambers- 2:30-4:00pm 

Memphis Lightning- 4:30-6:00 

Damon Fowler- 6:30-8:00 

Fire & Ice: A Pat Benatar Tribute- 8:30-10:00 

Sunday, April 24th

Joshua Scott Jones- 12:30-2:00 

Soul Circus Cowboy- 2:30-4:00 

The Outlaws- 4:30-6:00 

Band playing music
Source: Tampa Seafood & Music Festival

So Much More!

Not only will you enjoy great food and fantastic live music, you’ll also be able to shop local artisans. There will be a Marketplace showcasing art and handmade crafts from local vendors. Leave room in your bag for some local gourmet food items to bring home, as well!

The Nitty Gritty 

Bands and showtimes are subject to change, but that’s okay! You’ll have an amazing time at this festival. If you’re looking for somewhere to park, nearby parking garages and lots are available. Pets are not allowed on site during event hours, so your furry friend will have to sit this one out.  

Hours and pricing of the event are: 

Friday, 4pm-10pm- $10 

Saturday, 11am-10pm- $10 

Sunday, 11am-6pm- $15