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Tampa, Florida

Historical preservation and a good measure of civic pride have contributed to a cultural richness that makes Tampa comparable in Florida to Miami. Consider vibrant, historic Ybor City, birthplace of Tampa's cigar industry and now its hot-hot-hot Latin-infused nightspot. For fun things to do, there is an eclectic mix of art, history and science museums that inspire adults and children to explore new horizons together while having loads of fun.

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Niall Horan & Maren Morris
7:00 pm - 4802 US Highway 301 North
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Ed Sheeran
7:00 pm - 4201 North Dale Mabry Highway

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Tampa, Florida

Essentials

Guide the family on a safari through Busch Gardens Tampa (3000 E. Busch Blvd.). You'll be transported to the countries and landscapes of Africa the moment you walk through the arches of this extraordinary 335-acre animal preserve and theme park.
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Top Picks for Kids

With more than interactive exhibits on topics including space, physics and robotics, MOSI (Museum of Science & Industry) (4801 E. Fowler Ave.) has fun things for kids and adults alike. For starters, they can immerse themselves in space at the planetarium and the simulated moon base, ride a zip line and tinker in the science lab.
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Shopping

Tampa's retail front offers an abundance of things to do, whether you prefer expansive malls with high-end merchandise or the diversity and uniqueness found in specialty shopping districts.
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Tampa, Florida

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