Monday Morning Memo

Monday, November 22, 2021

Happy Thanksgiving from the Tampa Downtown Partnership!

The Partnership wishes you and your family a blessed and joyful Thanksgiving! Be safe, healthy, and well. Our office will be closed November 24th, Thanksgiving Day and November 26th and will reopen with regular hours on November 29th.

Winter Village Tampa, presented by the Tampa Bay Lightning, kicks off the holiday season in Tampa's Downtown!

Winter Village Tampa, presented by the Tampa Bay Lightning, got off to a great start, kicking off the holiday season on Great Day Live this past Friday. Winter Village features a real ice rink under the palms at Curtis Hixon Park, local shops, festive treats, and holiday lights. Returning this year is the Winter Village Express on the TECO Line Streetcar every Sunday.


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Fourth Friday takes over Winter Village Tampa for this month's arts and culture crawl!

Come see Rojo The Artist live paint our Winter Village Tampa piano, check out Tampa’s Downtown arts and culture scene and rock your best Ugly Christmas Sweater at Fourth Friday this Friday!


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HART hopes Riverwalk is the magic link for its Tampa AV pilot

Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority CEO Adelee Le Grand relaunched the driverless, electric AV vehicle, which carries up to six passengers, outside the Armature Works last Friday, the northern tip of its modest run down Highland Street to the parking lot of the Barrymore Hotel.


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Register today for our next Digital Downtown Debriefing!

Join us December 14th for our Digital Downtown Debriefing, “Exploring Transportation”, featuring David Gwynn, District Seven Secretary, as he provides updates that may impact Tampa’s Downtown and connectivity for the Tampa Bay Region.


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Two Partnership staff earn Leadership in Place Management Certifications

Congratulations to Shaun Drinkard and Rachel Radawec on passing the International Downtown Association’s Leadership in Place Management Certification!


IDA’s Leadership in Place Management (LPM) certification recognizes place management professionals who demonstrate the knowledge and skills to manage and lead a place management organization. The goal of the certification program is to provide LPM professionals the ability to demonstrate proficiency in all aspects of the place management profession while also maintaining a commitment to ethical conduct and personal and professional growth.

Learn more about the Urban Excellence Awards categories: Activating Spaces Award

This award recognizes a person, organization, business, project or initiative that has made a positive and significant contribution to a Downtown space or has created a more attractive pedestrian atmosphere, and commercially vibrant environment through activities, street level store front improvements or design elements.


Early bird pricing is available now! Click the “Buy Tickets” link below to take advantage of this pricing before it increases.


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