Restaurants, Area Attractions & Events

Tampa Bay Has Something for Everyone!

With so many options for things to do in Tampa’s Downtown, the challenge is not deciding where to go or what to do, it’s deciding where to start. Tampa Bay is booming and so are the towns surrounding it. From family-friendly fun like the aquarium, water sports and Plant park to nightlife, annual events, brew pubs and some of my favorite local and area restaurants.

Bars & Beer

More than a dozen beaches in the St Petersburg & Clearwater area, including:


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Local Dining Options

Red – within one or two miles of the Retreat.

Orange – elsewhere in Tampa.

Purple – in the neighboring city of St. Petersburg.