Monday Morning Memo

Monday, September 13, 2021

Register today for our Digital Downtown Debriefing!

Join us this Thursday for a Digital Downtown Debriefing focusing on our arts & culture institutions as they discuss their future developments and program goals.


To register now, click here.

New wayfinding technology, IKE, unveiled in Tampa's Downtown

The ribbon cutting, held at The Sail Plaza, unveiled the first of 30 new kiosks to be installed throughout Downtown.


“We are giving people a digital roadmap of what’s open and where to visit,” said Lynda Remund, President and CEO of the Tampa Downtown Partnership. “This makes it easier to find and support the local businesses and venues that make our city so unique. And, after the pandemic, we must get even more creative to help them stay and thrive in Tampa.”


To read more, click here.

We are now accepting proposals for a food and beverage vendor at Winter Village!

The Partnership, operator of Winter Village Tampa, is looking for a new food and beverage vendor for the holiday attraction November 19, 2021 – January 2, 2022. Click on the link below to see if you qualify and apply today!


To apply now, click here.

Pride On The River diversity boat parade set for this Saturday

Pride on the River is Tampa’s inaugural end of summer celebration of pride that takes place along the Hillsborough River in Tampa’s Downtown and culminates with a family-friendly evening of entertainment, activities and more presented by Winn Dixie.


To learn more, click here.

Urban Excellence Awards nominations are now open to the public!

Your favorite award show for Downtown, by Downtown returns February 23, 2022!


Help us recognize the pioneers, trailblazers and Downtown champions that have contributed to the success, transformation and revitalization of #TampasDowntown by nominating them today!


Submit your nomination today by clicking here.

New Lighthaus Beer Garden now open at Sparkman Wharf

Lighthaus, which is set to replace Fermented Reality as Sparkman Wharf’s beer garden, also serves beer flights, seltzers and wine along with NYC-style slices.


To read more, click here.

Volunteers needed for International Downtown Association's Annual Conference in Tampa's Downtown

The Tampa Downtown Partnership is happy to host the 67th International Downtown Association’s Annual Conference and Marketplace October 20-22, 2021!


We are looking for volunteers to serve as ambassadors and help showcase Tampa’s Downtown to hundreds of visitors from Downtowns throughout the world.


If you are interested in learning more and volunteering, please email Lindsey Parks at


This year’s theme, “Modern Momentum,” will focus on the ways in which urban districts have creatively embraced new challenges to better support economic development, placemaking and communications in their community.


To learn more, click here.

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