Featured Events
April 10th
Ybor Monthly Luncheon
Join the Ybor City Chamber of Commerce at our monthly lunch and learn. This month we will be catching up with one of our members, Hamburger Mary's. They will be hosting a few rounds of their famous bingo and giving us a show!

Please RSVP by FRIDAY, April 6th  

Walk-in's welcome.
$25 for members, $30 for non-members & walk-in's. 

Please contact Deb at DHargreaves@ybor.org for more information
April 15th
Stageworks
RSVP to Deb at DHargreaves@ybor.org
Ybor City Chamber of Commerce has teamed up with Stageworks for a day out to their In the Time of the Butterflies / En el Tiempo de las Mariposa s show! We will be attending the Sunday, April 15th showing at 3pm. Enjoy an afternoon with fellow Chamber members.

For $30 your ticket includes the show and a drink of your choice. We must have at least 10 guests to get this awesome rate! If you cannot make this date, please use our $5 discount for any of the other showings. Code: YBORCHAMBER
April 20th & 21st
Aficionado
Please contact Deb Hargreaves at DHargreaves@ybor.org for sponsorship & vendor information!
$10 off your 2day VIP pass with code: Yborchamber

Join the Ybor City Chamber of Commerce at our 11th Annual Aficionado Taste of Ybor! This two day event showcases the best food and beverages of Ybor City. This year, with an even bigger participation list! Come see what makes up Ybor City! Food, cocktails, craft beer, and cigars are just a few of whats to offer on 7th ave! 

Friday 7-10pm at  The Italian Club of Tampa
Beer, spirits, cigars, coffee, vendors, & live music

Saturday 1-4pm Tapas Trail along 7th Ave
10 Food Tickets per guest
Food & Beverage specials
15+ Participating Establishments
Free promos and Give Aways
Vote for your favorite food

Tickets:
GA Tapas Trail - One Day $25
VIP Pre-Party & Tapas Trail - Two Day $60
Ybor Events
April 5th
First Chance Last Chance
Love craft beer? So do we! Come taste test 10 different beers from 5 of our favorite local breweries: Brew Bus Brewing, 3 Daughters Brewing, Tampa Beer Works, Heavy Seas Beer, and Red Cypress Brewery!
Tasting is $10 for two 3-ounce samples from each brewery (30 oz total) plus a discounted price on all featured beers for the rest of the night!
Tasting is from 5 - 8 pm! See everyone there!
April 5th
Italian Club of Tampa
It is opening night for Festa Italiana. The Italian Club of Tampa will be showcasing Italy’s vast wine regions including Abruzzi, Friuli, Piedmont, Toscana, Veneto, Verona while featuring over 70 premium wines including some of Italy’s favorite Amarones, Barolos, Brunellos, Chiantis, Moscatos, Pinot Grigios, Prosecos and more. A selction of wines from California's regions will also be available for sampling. A Wine Shop will be available to conveniently purchase your favorites bottles after sampling them.
April 6th
Entrepreneurial Collaborative Center
Jenny W Clark of Solvability works with small businesses interested in federal contracting to understand their indirect costs, and how they can be more competitive and more profitable. Known as “The Oprah of Federal Contracting,” Jenny hosts the Florida GovCon Podcast, exploring topics and hosting interviews relevant to the federal contracting industry each week. She also hosts the Florida GovCon Summit bringing together the government contracting community across the I4 corridor where industry experts, small business executives, federal agency representatives and prime contractors are brought together for education and networking.
April 7th
Centennial Park
FESTA ITALIANA Tampa expands to TWO FULL DAYS of Italian Food, Culture, Entertainment & Heritage in Centennial Park in historicy Ybor City.
Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 10am to 10pm
Sunday, April 8, 2018 - 11am to 6pm
SATURDAY ENTERTAINMENT:
Sal "The Voice" Valentinetti - Saturday Main Stage Headliner
Angelo Venuto, Franco Corso, Vanessa Racci, Ybor's Got Talent Competition
SUNDAY ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE:
Joe Piscopo - Sunday Main Stage Headliner
Angelo Venuto, Franco Corso, Vanessa Racci, Ybor's Got Talent Winners
April 7th
GameTime
Get to GameTime at Centro Ybor in Ybor City to watch UFC 223 - Two Title Fights Ferguson vs Khabib, Namajunas vs Joanna 2 live on Saturday April 7th!
Enjoy great food serving a full menu, over 65 HDTVs throughout our Restaurant & Sports Bar. No reservations, no cover, first come first serve so get there early. Your entire party must be present to be seated.
April 12th
AIA Tampa Bay
The Architect and the Painter spotlights Eames....

The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames are widely regarded as America's most important designers.
5:00 Reception
6:00 Introduction and Film
7:35 Panel Discussion
7:55 End

Tickets - $11 online, or $13 at the box office.

Courtesy of First Run Features
April 12th
Coppertail Brewing

Markets for Makers brings you next night market downtown Tampa with 60+ vendors! Enjoy music, fresh and local craft beer and menu at Coppertail Brewing while shopping small and local! Music, beer, makers, instagrammable moments and more!  #supportlocal   #shopnighttime #makers   #thenightmarket   #partyongarth

TONS of parking! To Apply and get more info visit:  https://marketsformakers.com/pages/the-night-market-tampa
April 13th - 29th
Stageworks
$5 Discount Code for Chamber Members: YBORCHAMBER
April 13th
AIA Tampa Bay
RSVP to Dawn@AIATampaBay.com | 813.229.3411
Tampa Bay's own Center for Architecture and Design is now LIVE in Ybor City. Join us as we cut the ribbon in honor of the new space and enjoy a reception and exhibit entitled ARTchitecture. 

Event Schedule:
4:00 pm Reception
4:30 pm Ribbon Cutting
5:00 pm Open Reception
7:00 pm End
April 13th
First Chance Last Chance
$15 per person, includes 45 mins of yoga and free cocktail or beer following event. I encouraged to bring mats but I have extras for people that need one. 

Yoga class is for all levels so anyone can do it!
April 14th
Ybor City
No Vacancy Pop-Up Festival, Ybor City - Our fourth annual Pop-Up family-festival will feature installations dreamed up and built by teams of local designers, artists, engineers, and contractors. The installations will transform spaces in Ybor City's historic district - alleyway, storefronts and sidewalks will demonstrate their true potential. Architecture firms, museums and restaurants will also open their doors.
April 14th
Ybor City
Walk Tampa: The Ybor City Story - Join the History Center for a guided tour of historic Ybor City. This 90-minute outdoor walking tour is led by a History Center-trained docent and focuses on the founding and development of Ybor City in the late 19th century early 20th century.


Walking Tours meet in front of the Cuban Club, 2010 N Avenida Republica De Cuba, Ybor City, FL 33605.

April 19th
Brass Tap Ybor
Cactus Moon, The Brass Tap Ybor and Bell's Brewing Present: The Vintage Book Succlulent Planter Workshop

Drink, eat, make & take home your very own book planter! All materials are provided. You will choose your own book (a variety of styles!) cacti, succulents and fillers (sand, gravel, rocks, moss, etc.) First to arrive will have the prick of the litter! 
Thursday April 18, 2018 6:30-8:00pm
Class takes appox. 30 minutes. Please arrive by 8:30pm. 
April 21st
Zoo Tampa
Get ready for an all-new beer, spirits and wine festival* at ZooTampa at Lowry Park. Wine lovers will sip on bold & decadent wines, beer enthusiasts will savor a variety of brews on tap too and mixologists will mix up innovative cocktails. Foodies can indulge in perfectly paired bites to match their choice of drink. Encounter amazing wildlife, dance the night away to live music and more - all in a lush and tropical garden.
April 21st
Centennial Park

 Friday, April 20, 2018 in beautiful Centennial Park, as we close down the streets of Ybor City for our 2018 Night Race! Experience the Roar Through Ybor after dark and celebrate giving the gift of sight. Complimentary refreshments will be served following the race. 

April 25th
TB History Museum
Our next Sangria and Stories will peruse pirates’ weapons of choice, which are on display in the new “Treasure Seekers” exhibit.

Sangria & Stories is limited to 25 guests; advance reservations are required. $17/person (20% off for members) includes:

-A glass of sangria from the Columbia Cafe (soft drinks also available)
-Free parking in the TBHC garage
-In- gallery presentation
April 28th
Aquarium
Immerse yourself in a wine and food festival unlike any other at our annual SeaGrapes fundraising event, presented by  Amalie Oil . Enjoy wonderful wine and fantastic food while strolling among more than 7,000 animals and plants that call The Florida Aquarium home. There will be 50+ types of wine to taste and more than 20 local area restaurants in attendance. The festival atmosphere will be complemented by live entertainment that changes throughout the Aquarium galleries. 

Thanks to our digital and social media sponsors:  Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Tampa  and Tampa Steel Erecting Co.!

Aquarium members can purchase discounted SeaGrapes tickets through April 15th!
April 28th
AMC Classic Ybor
Rocky Horror is coming to YBOR CITY! Let’s celebrate this cult classic and its culture of community and inclusivity. We’ll bring the party and the classic RHPS fun. You just bring yourselves! Join the live cast of Hell on Heels for nights of sinful indulgence, call backs, corsets, lingerie, and plenty of fishnets to go around!
Member Specials
Gaspar's Grotto is now serving Breakfast every Monday - Saturday 7am-11am

Charity Beer Bingo at the Brass Tap Ybor takes place on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month

Check out First Chance Last Chance for their new Whiskey Wednesday

Wednesday wine tasting, every week at the Ybor City Wine Bar

Looking for a special event Venue? Look no further than the beautiful Historic Italian Club , located in the heart of Ybor City
Save the Date
May 5th - Cinco De Mayo

May 8th - Ybor Chamber Installation Luncheon

May 16th - Due Amici Think Pink Sauce Release

May 17th - Ybor After Work Networking Meeting
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Deb Hargreaves
Events & Marketing Coordinator
 DHargreaves@ybor.org
 813.248.3712 ext 3
Would you like to be featured in our monthly events newsletter? Contact Deb Hargreaves with your event information!