Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival

April 22-24, 2022, Tampa, FL

The Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival returns to the Curtis-Hixon Waterfront Park on April 22-24, 2022. Hours are Friday 4pm-10pm, Saturday 11am-10pm and Sunday 11am-6pm. Event admission for adults is $5 with children age 12 and younger FREE!


This outstanding music and food event 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. Performers in the 'family' of musical talents typically found at Paragon seafood and music festivals include such amazing musicians and bands as: the Sarasota Steel Pan Band (Caribbean), CeCe Teneal & Soul Kamotion (blues, soul, roots), the Caribbean Chillers (Jimmy Buffet Tribute Band), Black Honkeys (rock, soul), 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 event specifics in 2022, please check back here on the website for the updated list of performers and their performance times (aka: our Performance Schedule). It will be posted in the column to the right. 


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 22-24, 2022
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