Ybor Holiday Events

Sunday, November 20– Decorate 7th Avenue
Volunteers are needed to help decorate 7th Avenue! Business around Ybor City have donated decorations to be placed around the district and we need help putting them up. Last year, more than 80 volunteers helped spread the Holiday Cheer. 11 AM – 2 PM, Meeting at the Reservoir Bar, 1518 East 7th Ave.  Decorating After Party – Get to know the friends made while decorating a little better at the After Party! FREE and open to all. 2 – 4 PM at Gaspar’s Grotto, 1805 E 7th Ave.

Wednesday, November 30– Tree Lighting Ceremony
Can’t make it to Rockefeller Center in New York this winter? Join Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn as he lights the 34′ tree in Centro Ybor for the first time this season. Listen to the sounds of the season with live carolers. FREE and Open to All, 6 PM, Centro Ybor, 1600 E 7th Ave.

Thursday, December 1– Miracle on 7th Ave
The Ritz Ybor is hosting their 3rd Annual Holiday Party featuring live entertainment by The Ken Apperson Band along with Hoilday-themed cocktails, photos with Santa, art & crafts, complimentary hors d’oeuvers, Holiday Tree Decorating Contest and more. Open to all ages; donations accepted at the door to benefit Pediatric Cancer Fund (PCF) 6-9 PM, The Ritz Ybor, 1503 East 7th Ave.