Heres your guide on how to spend Thanksgiving in the city of Tampa.
Here’s your guide on how to spend Thanksgiving in the city of Tampa.
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A Tampa Bay Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and if you plan on sticking around in Tampa, you’re in for a treat. From feasts to exciting events, there’s no shortage of ways to give thanks and celebrate the season of gratitude. Here’s your guide to an unforgettable Thanksgiving in Tampa Bay:


  1. Give Thanks with a Tampa Bay Cruise


Take your Thanksgiving celebration to the water with a cruise around Tampa Bay. Several companies offer special Thanksgiving cruises where you can enjoy a delectable meal while taking in breathtaking views of the city skyline. It’s a unique way to spend the holiday with loved ones while creating memories that will last a lifetime. Ship companies such as Royal Caribbean and Celebrity Cruises host these special holiday celebrations. 


Tampa Bay And Clearwater Premier Cruises | Yacht StarShip


  1. Family-Friendly Fun at ZooTampa


For families with kids, ZooTampa at Lowry Park offers a wild holiday season experience. Enjoy the holiday festivities with the animals, special exhibits, and seasonal activities. It’s a perfect way to go see one of the largest light displays to make one unforgettable day.


  1. Turkey Trot Tampa Bay Style


Earn that extra pie by participating in one of Tampa Bay’s Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trots. These festive runs are a great way to start the day with energy and a sense of accomplishment. Turkey trots are footraces, usually long-distance, held on or around Thanksgiving Day in the United States. They support charities and often have prizes, such as literal frozen turkeys. 



  1. Dinner Reservations around the Bay


A multitude of restaurants offer a Thanksgiving dinner special such as Seasons 52, Rusty Pelican, and The Capital Grille. Grab your friends and family and make some dinner plans to enjoy a delicious meal in some of our beloved restaurants. 


Cooper Hawk holds an annual Thanksgiving dinner that leaves your belly full before you even get to dessert. (Photo Credit: Facebook)


Tampa Bay offers a diverse range of Thanksgiving experiences, ensuring that there’s something for everyone to be thankful for. Whether you prefer a gourmet meal, outdoor adventures, or cultural exploration, Tampa Bay has it all. This Thanksgiving, create lasting memories in this vibrant Florida city.

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