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Curtis Hixon Park Transforming into a Winter Village

Outdoor ice rink, holiday market, and waterfront cafe add holiday cheer to Downtown Tampa

TAMPA (October 18, 2016) – Tampa Downtown Partnership announces the transformation of Curtis Hixon Park into a Winter Village this holiday season. Running November 18 through December 25, all are welcome to enjoy Downtown Tampa’s Winter Village complete with an outdoor ice rink, holiday market, and a waterfront cafe featuring tastes from Mise en Place and Sono Cafe.

“The Winter Village is a completely new concept being offered in Downtown Tampa,” said Greg Minder, Chair, Tampa Downtown Partnership Board of Directors. “With the seven boutique retail shops, ice rink, and delicious food and drink being offered, visitors will truly be able to experience the sights, sounds, and activities of the holidays right on the Hillsborough River.”

  • The Winter Village Shops will feature seven “pop-up” boutiques from local markets and purveyors offering a unique shopping experience.
  • The Winter Village Ice Rink will have a snack bar as well as ice skate rentals available on-site for children and adults.
  • The Winter Village Cafe will bring hospitality and culinary excellence to seasonal fare, classic snacks, and holiday inspired beverages to the riverfront.

For hours of operation, parking, and for more information, visit WinterVillageTampa.com.

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