Boom by the Bay

Boom by the Bay is BACK!

The annual Boom by the Bay Hard Rock Takeover of Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park will return on Saturday, July 1, 2023. This will be the only location for Boom by the Bay this year.

This year’s event will feature activities for the whole family to enjoy, including:
🇺🇸 Pickle Ball Tournament – Register Your Team Here! Registration closes June 23rd!
🇺🇸 Apple Pie Throwdown – Sign Up Here! Registration closes June 16th!
🇺🇸 Free Concert
🇺🇸 Family Zone Activations (face painting, bounce houses, sack races, corn hole)
🇺🇸 Food Trucks
🇺🇸 Fireworks

The City of Tampa would like to thank all sponsors and partners for making Boom by the Bay possible:
✨ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
✨ Tampa Downtown Partnership
✨ Pepin
✨ Busch Gardens
✨ Straz Center
✨ iHeart Radio

Festivities begin at 4 p.m. and end with a boom as fireworks light up the sky at dusk. To see a full schedule of activities and a map of events, visit

Individuals can also text BOOM to 888-777 to receive special notifications about Boom by the Bay.