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#PlayTampaBay: Kite Fest, Monster Jam

The holidays are over, which means we're heading into festival season in Tampa Bay. This weekend alone is packed with events all over the bay area that'll make you want to get outside and enjoy this beautiful weather. Details on those events are below, and for more things to do this week, go to tampabay.com/things-to-do

Treasure Island Kite Fest

Monster Jam

National Martin Luther King Jr. Parade

Battle of the Bands and Drum Line Extravaganza

Use the hashtag #PlayTampaBay on your Tweets and Instagrams when you're out, and follow us on Twitter (@thingstodotampa) and Facebook for daily updates on what's happening near you.

#PlayTampaBay: Kite Fest, Monster Jam 01/15/14 [Last modified: Wednesday, January 15, 2014 6:12pm]
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