Make us your home page

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Labor Day closings

The following will be closed Monday, unless otherwise noted.


All federal, state and county offices closed.


Federal courts, state courts and county courts closed.

Post offices, mail delivery

All post offices will be closed; no mail delivery.

Buses and Streetcars

HART and HARTplus will operate on a Saturday schedule. The TECO Line Streetcar System will run from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.

Shopping Malls

Malls will be open normal business hours: International Plaza, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; WestShore Plaza, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Westfield Citrus Park, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Westfield Brandon, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; and University Mall, 10:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. (Department store and restaurant hours may vary.)

Garbage Collection

The city of Tampa, the city of Temple Terrace and the Hillsborough County Solid Waste Management Department will not have garbage collection or recycling pickup. Customer pickup will resume on the next scheduled day, and county customers can set out twice as much garbage on the next scheduled day.


Tampa Electric and Peoples Gas offices are closed.


All public libraries are closed.


Hillsborough County public schools, Hillsborough Community College, University of Tampa and University of South Florida closed.


Most banks are closed.

Attractions, museums

The Tampa Museum of Art will be open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The Florida Aquarium will be open 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Busch Gardens will be open 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Lowry Park Zoo will be open 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Glazer Children's Museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Museum of Science and Industry will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


All recreation centers and playgrounds are closed. Regional parks will be open.

Labor Day closings 08/31/12 [Last modified: Friday, August 31, 2012 11:34pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2015 Tampa Bay Times


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours