Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival

April 24-26, 2020, Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, Tampa, FL

Come be a part of the festivities of the 3rd Annual Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival at Curtis-Hixon Park in Tampa, Florida. Dates of the event are April 24-26, 2020. Festivities begin Friday from 4pm-10pm and continue Saturday 11am-10pm and Sunday 11am-6pm.


General admission is $5 with children 12 and younger FREE. Tickets available in advance from EventLive (see link below) or at the gate.


Select from delectable foods cooked on site incorporating the freshest ingredients. A variety of seafood entrees, meat dishes (e.g., sausage, chicken) and vegetarian dishes will be available. Supplement your main course with a diversity of side dishes and desserts, and either alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.


While enjoying your meal and drinks, listen to the sounds of live musical performances on stage by some of Florida’s and the region’s top musical talents in a diversity of genres. Performers in 2020 are, starting Friay night: JP Soars & The Red Hots (soul, blues) and the Aretha Franklin Tribute Band (blues, soul, roots). Saturday performances are by the North Jetty Allstars (classic & yacht rock, bluegrass, blues), the Verge (classic rock 70’s to present), Free Fallin’ (Tom Petty Tribute Band) and Fleetwood Max (Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band). Performers on Sunday are: Dr. Dave Band (classic rock, country, bluegrass), Twinkle & Rock Soul Radio (soul, rock) and The Black Honkeys (soul, rock). Check the Performance Schedule to the right as the event approaches for the most up-to-date schedule of participating bands and performance times.


Between musical performances enjoy shopping a marketplace of fine art, crafts, gourmet food items and specialty products.


This is the palette we will lay for you. Come join us for a weekend of delicious food and drinks, music and shopping at the Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival. We look forward to seeing you!


NOTE: No pets are allowed on site during event hours.


NOTE: Bands and showtimes subject to change.

April 24-26, 2020
Friday 4pm-10pm; Saturday 11am-10pm; Sunday 11am-6pm
General admission is $5 with children 12 and under admitted free.
Driving Directions

GPS Address: 600 N. Ashley Drive, Tampa, FL

From 1-75:

  • Take Exit 261 to merge onto I-4 west toward Tampa
  • Use the 2nd from the right lane to take the Interstate 275 south exit toward St. Petersburg/Tampa International Airport
  • Keep right to continue on Exit 45A, follow signs for Downtown west
  • Keep left, follow signs for Ashley Drive
  • Keep left to continue toward N. Ashley Drive
  • Continue onto N. Ashley Drive
  • Destination will be on the right
From I-275 South:
  • Head east on Exit 44
  • Keep right at the fork, follow signs for N. Ashley Drive
  • Keep left to continue toward N. Ashley Drive
  • Continue onto N. Ashley Drive
  • Destination will be on the right


Parking Information


  1. Fort Brooke Garage - 107 N. Franklin Street
  2. South Regional Garage - 301 Channelside Drive
  3. Twiggs Garage - 901 E. Twiggs Street
  4. William F. Poe Garage - 800 N. Ashley Drive
  5. Whiting Garage - 400 E. Whiting Street
  6. Tampa Convention Center - 400 E. Whiting Street

Parking Lots

  • 7 ... Selmon Expy West Lot - 201 S. Tampa Street
  • 8 ... Selmon Expy Bill Changer Lot - 202 S. Tampa Street
  • 9 ... Selmon Expy CAMLS Lot - 301 S. Florida Avenue
  • 10 ... Selmon Expy 2 Lot - 310 S. Florida Avenue
  • 11 ... Selmon Expy 3 Lot - 302 S. Morgan Street
  • 12 ... Selmon Expy 4 Lot - 317 S. Jefferson Street
  • 13 ... Selmon Expy 5 Lot - 114 S. Jefferson Street
  • 14 ... Selmon Expy South Lot - 853 E. Whiting Street
  • 15 ... Selmon Expy Health Lot - 440 N. Nebraska Avenue
  • 16 ... Selmon Expy East Lot - 481 N. Nebraska Avenue
  • 17 ... Selmon Expy Union Station Lot - 1010 E. Twiggs Street
  • 18 ... Interstate Lots - N. Tampa Street & N. Morgan Street under I-275
  • 19 ... Regional-Royal Lot -1200 N. Tampa Street
  • 20 ... Zack Street Lot - 12 E. Zack Street
  • 22 ... Pierce Street Lot - 1301 N. Pierce Street


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