Boom by the Bay is BACK next Saturday & Mayor @janecastor along with the @cityoftampa & @tampasdowntown are bringing back the INAUGURAL Host (2019) to rock this years festivities, as #StreetLaced & @tblightning’s own @gregwolftbl will be your Master of Ceremonies!

The annual Boom by the Bay @hardrocktampa Takeover of Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park will return on Saturday, July 1, 2023. This will be the only location for Boom by the Bay this year!

This City of Tampa tradition kicked off in 2019 to celebrate Independence Day. This year’s event will feature activities for the whole family to enjoy, including:
?? Pickle Ball Tournament
?? Apple Pie Throwdown
?? Free Concert with Phoenix 5, @kristopherjamesmusic & @kenziewheelermusic
?? Family Zone Activations (face painting, bounce houses, sack races, corn hole)
?? Food Trucks
?? Fireworks

The City of Tampa would like to thank all sponsors and partners for making Boom by the Bay possible:
✨ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
✨ Tampa Downtown Partnership
✨ @pepindist
✨ @buschgardens
✨ @strazcenter
✨ @kuducom
✨ @iheartradio

Festivities begin at 4 p.m. and end with a boom as fireworks light up the sky at dusk. To see a full schedule of activities and a map of events, visit

Individuals can also text BOOM to 888-777 to receive special notifications about Boom by the Bay

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