A New Way to Enjoy Dinner and a Movie: Stuido Movie Grill

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The theater at University Mall has a new life with the opening of Studio Movie Grill. The new theater-restaurant concept opened Thursday, October 23 and is changing the way you can enjoy dinner and a movie. Studio Movie Grill serves throughout the movie, making it possible to order additional drinks and eats after the show starts. […]

No Randos: Dating App Hinge Launches in Tampa


A big wave is about to break on the gulf coast, and it’s bringing better dates to the Tampa area. Social dating app Hinge unveils its first Florida launches today, going live in Tampa, as well as Orlando and Miami. Hinge offers users the promising ideal of “no randos,” in a landscape rife with geolocation-based apps […]

Tampa Bay Wine & Food Festival


It’s a night to drink great wine, eat delicious food, meet interesting people — and support local charities. The Tampa Bay Wine and Food Festival is one of the best events in Tampa. Featuring food and wine from over 80 partners, it’s a night of indulgence and giving. Proceeds from the event benefit a variety of Brandon non-profit […]

Rock Star Uproar Festival


It’s about to get a little loud in Tampa. The Rock Star Uproar Festival is rolling into town Saturday, August 30. The event headliners Godsmack are leading the event that brings more than a dozen other big names in rock. Seether Skillet Buckcherry Pop Evil Escape the Fate 3 Years Hollow New Medicine Within Reason Sons of […]

Oddball Comedy Is Coming to Tampa


Funny or Die and Holiday Inn Express are hitting the road this summer and taking the comics on tour. And they are getting their start in Tampa. On August 8, the Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival is kicking off its tour at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheater. Dozens of different comedians with join and drop off the tour […]

This Video Will Change the Way You See Tampa

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Ben Bradley and Right Hand Films used a quadcopter to capture a unique view of Downtown Tampa. The aerial footage will completely change the way you see our city. Footage includes shots of the Rivergate Tower (aka the Beer Can Building), Curtis Hixon Park, and Museum of Art at one of the best times to be in downtown. As the sun […]

Another Platt Street Casualty: The Deck Is Closed

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Can anything stay open on Platt Street in South Tampa? Between Urban Cantina, Monsta Lobsta, The Rack, and Stacked Burgers (not to mention the old SoHo Pizza), Platt Street between Armenia and the Crosstown is starting to look like a ghost town. And it just got a little worse. This is now what it looks like inside […]

Dinner at The Vinoy Renasissance

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When considering dining options in downtown St. Pete, one of the spots that rarely crossed my mind was the Vinoy Renasissance. The posh, historic hotel, resort, and golf club was a place that always felt too much like a weekend destination to be a considered a casual dinning spot. But I was wrong. The Renaissance […]

The Best of Clearwater Beach Uncorked


Rain couldn’t stop the 3rd annual Clearwater Beach Uncorked. Fans of fine foods and spirits came out in droves to mingle under two tents filled with world-class food, wine, and mircobrews. For two days (February 8th and 9th), the Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa hosted hundreds of foodies looking for sand, sun, and something to eat. […]