Sixth Annual Tampa Bay’s Tailgate Taste Fest Announces Musical Lineup & Entertainment

September 17, 2019

Returning to the stage to open this year’s outdoor concert is local, southern rock favorite Soul Circus Cowboys. Southbound75, who was recently voted Top Emerging Country Acts on Reverbnation, will follow, bringing their high-energy country twang to the stage. Chad Montana Band...

Tampa Bay’s Tailgate Taste Fest Launches Wristband Sales

May 28, 2019

TAMPA, FL – The Event Development Institute (EDI) and Tampa Bay Sports Commission (TBSC) have officially launched wristband sales for the 6th annual Tampa Bay’s Tailgate Taste Fest. Tampa’s ultimate tailgate party is set for Saturday, October 5 at Downtown Tampa’s picturesque Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. The event will be held from 3 – 10:30pm and will include all the components for the perfect tailgate.

Musical Lineup & Entertainment for Fifth Annual Tampa Bay’s Tailgate Taste Fest Announced

September 18, 2018

Event organizers announced the full band line-up over Labor Day Weekend. The outdoor concert will be headlined by country music stars Craig Campbell and Jimmie Allen with special performances by Skyler Clark and Randy McNeeley. A full event timeline with stage times can be found on Tampa Bay’s Tailgate Taste Fest’s website...

Fifth Annual Tampa Bay’s Tailgate Taste Fest Set for October 6, 2018

May 22, 2018

TAMPA, FL - On Saturday, October 6, the Event Development Institute (EDI) and the Tampa Bay Sports Commission (TBSC) will join forces once again to host the fifth annual Tampa Bay’s Tailgate Taste Fest presented by Coca Cola Beverages Florida. The Bay’s best tailgating foods will be on display as the festival returns to the picturesque Curtis Hixon Park in downtown Tampa. The festival will begin at 3:00pm and continue through 10:30pm.

2018 Updates Coming Soon!

January 05, 2018

Event Development Institute is proud to announce the 5th Annual 2018 Tampa Bay's Tailgate Taste Fest presented by Coca-Cola Beverages Florida!

Tampa Bay's Tailgate Taste Fest is FREE! Bring your friends, family, pets and appetites and enjoy a wonderful afternoon at the park and once again be immersed in the ultimate tailgate experience.

Relive the 2017 Tampa Bay Tailgate Taste Fest

October 03, 2017

Thousands of spectators converged on Curtis Hixon Park on Saturday, September 30 for a fun-filled day of food, football, live music and so much more!

Tampa Bay's Tailgate Taste Fest releases 2017 Event Survey

October 02, 2017

Had a great time at 2017 Tampa Bay's Tailgate Taste Fest? Want to leave a compliment, suggestion or feedback? Fill out the official event survey below.


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