Things to Do – Yes, there is more than football!
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay: World-class events start with world-inspired venues! From animals roaming on our Serengeti Plain at Busch Gardens to award-winning entertainment on our elegant white sand beaches at Adventure Island, we give you truly remarkable event opportunities right here in Tampa. All settled against the dramatic backdrop of Tampa’s most beautiful and thrilling parks.
The Florida Aquarium: The Florida Aquarium is one of the top aquariums in the country! Experience sharks and alligators. Immerse yourself in interactive programs like Dive with the Sharks, Swim with the Fishes or take a Wild Dolphin Tour on board the Bay Spirit II. Splash away outside at Explore A Shore, the outdoor water adventure zone for children!
Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo: If fun is in your nature, spend some time at Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo, named the “#1 Zoo in the U.S.” by both Parents and Child magazines! The Zoo features more than 1,200 incredible animals on 56 lush acres including manatees, koalas, elephants, tigers, penguins, orangutans and much more.
MOSI (Museum of Science and Industry: Experience what it’s like to pedal a bicycle on a 1-inch cable suspended 30 feet above the ground or lie on a bed-of-nails in the Kids In Charge exhibit! Experience elements of the Florida Drivers’ Test in a driverless vehicle, the Meridian Shuttle. MOSI’s children’s science center, Kids in Charge!, and dive into a play space that, unlike a traditional playground. Get ready for a adrenaline rush like no other on MOSI’s Sky Trail® Ropes Course and brand new Zip Line.
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino: 24/7/365 casino with thousands of the newest & hottest Slot Machines, including a Penny Room. 119 Table Games, featuring Blackjack and other popular Table Games. E-Roulette, E-Craps, E-Big Six Wheel. Jubao Palace features 17 of the most popular Asian Table Games. 50 tables of Live High Stakes Poker.