DOWNTOWN TAMPA Winter Village
Winter Village at Curtis Hixon Park
Celebrate the holiday season in Downtown Tampa at the Winter Village at Curtis Hixon Park, presented by USAmeriBank. Located along the Tampa Riverwalk, Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park is transformed with the sights, sounds and activities of the holidays for children and adults of all ages.
Accepting Vendor Applications for Winter Village Shops
Calling all local vendors! We are currently accepting applications for the Winter Village Shops at Curtis Hixon for the 2017/2018 season.
Vendors can submit their applications now through August 1st, 2017. Shops are leased by the season (seven week duration). Vendors accepted to participate will be notified during the last week of August 2017.
Hours of operation to be determined upon notification of lease (late August 2017). Payment is due in full by September 29, 2017 after receipt of written notice of selection to participate is received by the vendor. The total lease cost per season is $550.
The Winter Village Shops offer holiday shoppers an affordable and unique retail experience with local sellers of garments, personal products, artisan goods, and gourmet packaged foods. Thanks to the generous support of PODS® Moving and Storage, each Winter Village Shop is held in a PODS® container in a market-style layout. The shops are semi-permanent structures that will require interior décor by the shop owner. Shops accepted will reflect a mix of local, imported, artisan, and/or manufactured goods. Merchandise will stay securely locked in the shops ready for opening on the next business day.
Downtown Tampa’s only outdoor ice rink welcomes families and friends to share in this holiday tradition with a view of the beautiful Tampa Riverwalk and Hillsborough River. Whether you are a first-timer, or an experienced skater, the Winter Village Ice Rink is a must-do activity this holiday season.
Taste the spirit of the holiday season at the Winter Village at Curtis Hixon. Mise en Place showcases their hospitality and culinary excellence by bringing seasonal fare, classic snacks, and holiday inspired beverages to the riverfront.
The Winter Village Shops feature over 20 boutiques from local makers and purveyors offering a gift idea for everyone on your list. This “pop-up” holiday shopping experience features decorative goods, apparel, handmade toys, jewelry, dog accessories, and more! Thanks to the generous support of PODS® Moving and Storage, each Winter Village Shop is held in a PODS® container in a market-style layout. Visitors are encouraged to shop at the various boutiques during their visit, all while enjoying a beautiful view of the Hillsborough River.
Visit WinterVillageTampa.com for more information.