Listen up Tampa Bay foodies! Food festivals are coming in hot this year. Luckily, we’ve got a list for you to keep track of the upcoming food festivals in Tampa Bay. Curious to know? Keep reading and mark your calendars! We promise there’s something for every taste, group, and wallet!
A seriously tasty event. Over 80 food trucks and tents showcasing our favorite international foods! Eat well while helping others – this event will be raising funds for charity in the local community!
🗓 April 1-2
📍 Tampa Premium Outlets
Sample 100 + beers from over 35 different brewers – all under the shady oaks of Historic Woodmont Park. Wondering if you should try this food festival? That’s a no brainer! Find the perfect beer and food combo with the endless food trucks available, and relax under the oak trees with your pup.
🗓 April 15
📍 Woodmont Park
Where are our wine-o’s at? The Wine and Food Festival is bac for four days of curated experiences that will make your tastebuds dance and sing. Engage your palette in dishes cooked by top chefs and culinary masterminds as you pair them with international wines and cocktails.
🗓 April 12-15
📍 Curtis Hixon Park | Restaurants in Hyde Park Vullage
Imagine over 70 of Florida’s best taco vendors in one place…taco ’bout a dream come true! Manatee’s 2nd Annual Taco Fest is back and not only is there amazing food, but a family-friendly zone with a free petting zoo, jump houses, face painting, and more!
🗓 May 6
📍 Manatee County Fairgrounds
Please tell us it’s Taco Tuesday, already! Even our furry friends love a good taco (kidding) – but, seriously, don’t leave your furry baby behind – this must-visit food festival in Tampa Bay is meant for everyone to enjoy! Get ready for TWO full days of live music, Tampa Bay’s tastiest tacos paired with freshly-made Margaritas, and after a round of games, bring the coolest prizes home with you.
🗓 May 13- 14 | 12:00pm-8:00pm
📍 Vinoy Park
Have you ever been part of a food competition? Now’s your chance! Out of all the kids of food competitions out there, a festival for pizza is the one we would 100% sign up for.
🗓 May 28 | 4:00pm-10:00pm
📍 13609 N. Florida Avenue Tampa FL 33613
Bring your pooch and grab your friends for a full day of fun. Experience everything that is right with BBQ in Tampa Bay as you enjoy the Spring weather – with the best live music and other BBQ lovers! Get a taste of Tampa by trying the many famous BBQ options and grilled samples. The best thing? Eat delicious food while you help raise money for a good cause!
🗓 November 18
📍 Perry Harvey Sr. Par
Jenna is a UNATION team member and author of the Stuff to Do City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do near you, subs...