Calling all Tampa Bae’s! We’re not sure about you, but we celebrate our city every time we hop in the car and drive past the skylines, the water and the art. Thanks to Identity Tampa Bay, from July 27 to August 13, we can celebrate the 727 and the 813 by highlighting some local businesses and talent with a series of socially distanced events.
Not to mention, they have partnered up with two dozen local businesses to offer you an array of deals. Don’t sleep on it, friends. Take advantage and treat yourself.
This year, we have partnered up with Identity TB and will be co-hosting Trivia with Visit Tampa Bay, working up a sweat with Union Three, and celebrating 813 Day at Hyde Park Village. Come join us and say hi!
If you love the art in Tampa Bay, consider yourself a foodie, enjoy music from local artists, like to work on your fitness, or just love supporting the community – read on. Identity TB has lined up a series of events for the 727 and 813 community to enjoy and better yet, most of them are free!
We recommend scrolling through the table of contents to quickly skip over to the events that pique your interest because there’s a lot of them!
We couldn’t be more thrilled over these awesome deals that Identity Tampa Bay arranged for the community in partnership with some awesome local brands. Check them out, and let us know which ones you enjoyed and recommend.
- St. Petersburg Distillery: Use code SPIDENTITYLIQ for 20% off liquor purchased online. Pick up orders at St. Petersburg Distillery.
- Spaddy’s Coffee Co.: Use code 727TO813 for 50% off any to-go beverage. (Excluding retail and bagged coffees).
- Snobachi: Mention 727to813 for buy one, get one scoops of ice cream.
- Sally O’Neal’s: Mention 727to813 to get a 3-topping pizza & a 32 oz craft beer growler to-go or delivery for $30. Happy hour special from 4-7PM, a 32 oz draft growler for $8.
- Red Mesa Cantina: Try The Pink Flamingo drink off Red Mesa’s secret menu for $7.27
- Pop Goes the Waffle: Use code 727to813 to receive $10 off all online orders. Shipping to Florida addresses only.
- Olivia: Mention 727to813 for $10 pizzas on Monday’s during 727to813
- Kuba Cocina: Try Kuba Cocina’s newest sandwich, the Media Noche with fries for $8.
- King of the Coop: Use code 727to813 to add up to three tenders for $1 each to any sandwich or basket meal.
- Get Up and Go Kayaking: Use code 727to813 for $5 off per person to be used July 27th through August 13th for ANY future reservations of clear kayak eco-tours.
- Jack’s Bottle Shop: Mention 727to813 and buy one bottle of select summer wine, get one bottle half off.
- Imagine Museum: Use code 727to813 for $5 Tuesday-Saturday tickets for the residents of Pinellas and Hillsborough counties.
- Tampa Bay Sports Store: Use promo code 727TO813 to get $10 off 727 and 813 co-branded Lightning hats.
- Harvest Bowl: Mention 727to813 and get 20% off when you buy 2 or more signature or acai bowls.
- GenX Tavern: Mention 727to813 to get a GenX Cheeseburger, Fritos and a 16oz canned beer for $10.
- Edison: Food + Drink Lab: Try the Forbidden Fruit cocktail off the secret menu for $8.
- Counter Culture: Try a Lip Service cocktail off the secret menu for $8.
- Coppertail Brewing Co.: Try Coppertail’s blood orange wheat beer, 4 Bridges, for $6 and 727to813 Shrimp for $12.
- Clearwater Marine Aquarium: Take advantage of the Sundown Special ticket price of $15.99 for adults, kids and seniors. Valid from 5-8PM daily.
- Caracara: Mention 727to813 and get a complimentary bar snack with purchase. Available on-site or to-go with the purchase of two entrees.
- The C House: Mention 727to813 for chicken wings and draft beer for $10 (dine-in only). And 5-selection Cheese and Charcuterie Board for $20. One offer per person daily.
This next event will be music to your ears. Show local love by attending the live broadcast of Tucker Sody, Jordan Garno and Vinny Svoboda. These three talented Tampa instrumentalist will be performing a fusion ensemble from The Far Forest Exchange.
If you are a fan of Indie music, you need to head over to the live broadcast of Leon Majcen and Coastals. You might recognize the name from Next Big Thing or from USF’s Bullstock Music Festival – they opened for COIN and X Ambassadors! You won’t be disappointed by this talented group.
Calories don’t count on holidays! Head over to C House and satisfy that sweet tooth while celebrating National Cheesecake Day. If you mention 727to813, you get BOGO cheesecake slices. Buy a Classic, Citrus-Blueberry, Crushed Oreo, Chocolate Turtle Brownie, or Chocolate Chunk Sea Salt Caramel. The free slice will be a classic flavor, so we recommend buying a different flavor for a variety. C you there! (C what we did there?.. it ain’t easy bein’ cheesy)
Beat the summer heat with TEN of Jeni’s favorite ice cream flavors, and meet the ice cream queen yourself. To participate, pick up your scoops at the Jeni’s location in Sparkman, and then jump on a live broadcast with Jeni. Get your tickets fast, because it will sell out quicker than an ice cream melting in Florida.
Show us your moves, as we take on the free virtual hip hop yoga class hosted by Union Three. While it may be livestreamed, we 10/10 recommend checking out their brand new studio in Channelside another time. The aesthetic will make you never want to leave.
If you’re like us, you probably miss spending a day museum hopping in St. Pete. Thankfully, with this event, we’ll get to enjoy them all from the comfort of our homes. 727 to 813 will be highlighting a variety of virtual art exhibits from several attraction in St. Pete including Imagine Museum, Keep St. Pete LIT, the Museum of Fine Arts, and the Dali Museum. You will also get an opportunity to learn more about the Fairgrounds that is set to open in 2021.
If you consider yourself the Mayor of Tampa Bay or a Tampa Bae, then this one’s for you. We are partnering up with Visit Tampa Bay to put your knowledge to the test. If you think you know Tampa Bay like the back of your hand, then we challenge you to enter.
You know those moves you learned in the Union Three hip hop class? You can now show them off at this virtual concert. Louis Junior and Stoney Hoop are two of the greatest hip-hop artists in Tampa Bay. Together, they’ll take on the stage at Five Studios for a night to remember. Don’t forget to stretch beforehand. You’ll be dancing all night long!
Not a fan of hip hop? Not a problem. This night is all about rock n’ roll fans. This five-man rock band will have you on your feet all night. They won the Florida Strawberry Festival Battle of the Bands this past March. You won’t want to miss this virtual performance.
Break a sweat that hits a little different than Florida’s heat. This workout will challenge you to the point where your knees will shake, but the rewarding feeling will be worth it. This free live broadcast will give you a chance to finally try one of Bar Methods top workouts! Rumor has it they also have an exclusive 727 to 813 class deal. So don’t forget to take advantage of that offer.
Shelby Sol is one of the bay area’s most promising singer-songwriters, influenced by the likes of D’Angelo and Lianne La Havas. She’ll be joined by Ron Marks and beloved underground veteran Jinx at Tampa’s Best Richardson African Diaspora Cultural Museum.
This three for one event is a foodie dream. If you love dinner nights at Cena, II Ritorno & Elevage, this is the event for you. Chefs from all three locations will come together under one roof to create a three course meal you’ll never forget. If you aren’t comfortable with attending the event at the Epicurean Theatre, then you can join us virtually!
Karly, Bryce, Jake, Christian & DJ Crownz, come together to entertain the crowd with Synth Pop, EDM, Trap and Rock. This music will illustrate love and pain and create a futuristing sound that will leave the audience wanting more.