Outback Bowl Parade

7th Avenue, Ybor City
Begins at 5:30 p.m.

Enjoy the annual Outback Bowl Parade tradition. You’ll see plenty of floats and 20 marching bands, including the two from the schools playingin the Outback Bowl. Get ready for a Battle of the Bands and plenty of family fun -- for free! Learn more.

Light Up Tampa Bay


Head down to Channelside in Tampa Bay to ring in the new year along the water. Enjoy midnight fireworks, a ball drop, and plenty of live entertainment. Learn more.

Masque 100

Morean Arts Center, St. Petersburg
Begins at 8:00 p.m.

Celebrate 100 years of the arts in St. Pete at Masque 100. This isn’t your typical masquerade ball. Feel free to edgy and provocative in your costume. Heavy hors d’oeuvres and desserts will be served. Enjoy plenty of live entertainment including fire breathers and acrobatics. Learn more.

New Year’s Eve Fireworks

Apollo Beach

Last year, the fireworks at Apollo Beach were called Florida’s Largest New Year’s Fireworks. Can they top it this year? Head down to the beach and find out! Learn more.

Aqua Eve

Florida Aquarium

Treat yourself to a unique experience this New Year’s Eve at Florida Aquarium’s Aqua Eve surrounded by the beauty and serenity of the aquarium. Enjoy live music, plenty of food and drinks. A champagne toast and fireworks at midnight will cap off the evening. Learn more

NYE Wrap Party 2017

Tampa Theatre
Begins at 9:00 p.m.

Celebrate the restoration of the Tampa Theatre with a “Back to the Future” themed NYE Wrap Party. Tickets are $99 per person and include hors d’oeuvres, open beer and wine bar, and live music. You can also purchase signature cocktails and enjoy a cash liquor bar all night long. All attendees must be 21 and older. Learn more.

The Rooftop Eve 2018

Fort Brooke Garage, Channelside
Begins at 9:00 p.m.

Looking for a night of glitz and glam? Head to the Rooftop Eve 2018: All That Glitters is Gold bash. Enjoy plenty of entertainment, an open bar, desserts, and champagne. The event benefits the DeBartolo Family Foundation. Tickets start at $175 and go up to $225 closer to the event. Learn more.

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