Forget the bucket of cheap Coronas, lackluster tacos and giant margaritas this Cinco de Mayo. Try something completely different: mezcal.
It's hard to overestimate how culturally important video arcades were in the '80s and '90s. If you were a kid or young adult during this period, there's a very good chance that you spent a significant chunk of your free time dropping quarters into coin slots and furiously mashing buttons under the glow of an arcade …
Tampa Bay is in a weather sweet spot right now. All of April and the first half of May typically offer cool breezes and warm weather without the downbeat of Florida's unforgiving summer sun. It's the quiet lull after the spring breakers pass through, the perfect time for porch hangouts, beach trips and picnics.
Over the past few years, the most consistently asked question I've encountered — other than what's your favorite brewery? — has been about the possibility of a beer "bubble."
I was chatting beer with an old friend who now lives in the Land O'Lakes area, and he mentioned that Lutz and Land O'Lakes were somewhat devoid of good beer bars. The only place close to him is the International Beer Garten, a beer bar established in 2008. A bay area beer bar that has been open for more than eight years …
See if you can find the collectibles listed below behind the bar at the famous Skipper's Smokehouse in Tampa. Use your scroll wheel or double-click to zoom into the picture. Click and drag to move the picture around. Once you find a collectible, click to see a larger version.
Here's what you need to find:
Buddy Guy portrait | Signature Drink | An Ode to Hippies | Pachinko | Man v. Food Photo | Pyramid-shaped "Blues Trophy" | A gift from their gator meat supplier
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