Foodie Spots Opening Throughout The Bay (featured above)
Half Moon Seafood Co., known for its Nashville hot fish, is opening up a location at Sparkman’s Wharf this summer. Dutch Bros Coffee has plans to open an outpost in South Tampa with a timeline to be announced. Forbici, a Hyde Park favorite for Italian food, is working on a location in St. Petersburg, opening in 2024. Local favorite Lolita’s Wine Market is now reopened inside the Historic Seaboard Train Station in St. Petersburg.
Learn The Art Of Cheesemaking In Ybor City
Cheeseology, a make-your-own cheese workshop, is now open in Ybor and offering classes on making beer-washed cheese curds, honey toasted cheese, fresh mozzarella and more.
Donation-Based Yoga Studio Opens In St. Petersburg
Beach Town Yoga is a donation-based yoga studio now open in the Warehouse Arts District in St. Petersburg. The goal behind the studio is to make yoga accessible to all and make trying new courses easy while welcoming teachers with unique styles and methods. Instructors earn 50 percent of donations made at the studio. Memberships are also available for those seeking to practice on a consistent basis.
The Dalí Museum Debuts New Show
“Dalí Alive 360˚” is now open in the new museum space, The Dalí Dome, at The Dalí Museum in St. Petersburg. An add-on experience to regular gallery admission, “Dalí Alive 360˚” was co-produced by the creator of the popular “Van Gogh Alive” and was designed with imagery created specifically for the museum’s new custom 360-degree dome building expansion dubbed The Dalí Dome.
Luxury Resort Opens In Clearwater
The JW Marriott Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa is now open on Clearwater Beach with a full-service spa, rooftop pool and gourmet dining options on-site. Tampa Bay’s latest luxury hotel provides spacious accommodations with seafront views for guests.
Tampa-Themed Monopoly Game In The Works
An official Tampa-themed version of “Monopoly” is in the making. Released under Hasbro licensing, Tampa will be the newest edition of the city-themed versions of the game. Set to debut in early 2024, the public is being asked to submit their favorite Tampa Bay icons for consideration to be featured in the game.
Tampa Ice Cream Shop Among Top 100 In Us
Yelp released its list of Top 100 US Ice Cream Shops 2023 and Ice Dreammm Shop in Lutz was among the favorites. From boozy concoctions like Sangria and Rum Haven; spins on classic creations like Creamy Vanilla and Strawberry Shortcake and dairy-free options, Ice Dreammm Shop offers tasty treats that rank among the best in the country.
New Coffee Shop Open Inside The Floridan
Coffee connoisseurs look no further than the Floridan Palace Hotel – the home of Cass Street Coffee. Designed as a quick and casual locale with breakfast and lunch options, Cass Street has a lineup of goodies like donuts from Local Mini Donut Co.; assorted hot and cold sandwiches; baked goods and coffee.
Bern’s Reopens After Renovations
After a temporary close for renovations, the iconic Bern’s Steak House has reopened. The landmark dining institution is once again offering kitchen and wine cellar tours to guests. Tours are automatically booked with a dinner reservation. The Bern’s lounge, still under renovation, does not yet have a reopening date.