Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival

April 16-18, 2021 , Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, Tampa

Come partake of the festivities of the 3rd Annual Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival at Curtis-Hixon Waterfront Park in Tampa, Florida.  Dates of the event are April 16-18, 2021.  Festivities begin Friday from 4pm - 10pm and continue Saturday 11am - 10pm and Sunday 11am - 6pm.  The event is coordinated with the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance.


General admission is $5 with children 12 and under FREE!  VIP Tent Admission (open bar) is $75.  Tickets available in advance from EventLive (see link below) or at the gate.


The Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival is prepared like a great meal, incorporating and blending the finest ingredients.  Menu items are freshly-cooked onsite incorporating a variety of delicious ingredients (seafood, meat and vegetarian). Select from a diversity of side dishes and scrumptious desserts. Quench your thirst from a broad menu of alcoholic, non-alcoholic and both fruit and soft drinks. Another component of the event is a Marketplace showcasing handmade arts and crafts along with a selection of fine products and gourmet food items.


While enjoying your meal and drinks, be caressed by 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.  Performances in 2019 were by:  Sarasota Steel Pan Band (Caribbean), CeCe Teneal & Soul Kamotion (blues, soul, roots, the Caribbean Chillers (Jimmy Buffet Tribute Band), Mike Tozier (blues, rock, variety), Black Honkeys (rock, soul), Offshore Riot (rock, reggae), Reverend Barry & The Funk(soul, funk), the Bob Marley Tribute Band featuring Yvad (reggae), Mike Tozier (blues, rock, variety), the Billy Rice Band (country rock), Unlimited Devotion (Grateful Dead Inspired) and the U.S. Stones (Rolling Stones Tribute Band).  


For 2021, please check back here periodically for the Performance Schedule.  It will be posted in the column to the right.  This will provide you the most up-to-date schedule of participating bands and their performance times.


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


This is the palette we 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 the site during the event hours.


NOTE:  Bands and showtimes subject to change.  Please check back prior to the event for the most updated performance schedule.

April 16-18, 2021
Friday 4pm-10pm; Saturday 11am-10pm; Sunday 11am-6pm
General admission is $5 with children age 12 and under admitted free. No pets allowed on site during the event.
Driving Directions

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

From I-75

  • Take exit 261 to merge onto I-4 west toward Tampa
  • Use the 2nd from the right lane to take the I-275 S 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 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 - 812 E. Zack Street
  • 22 ... Pierce Street Lot - 1301 N. Pierce Street
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