There is so much to do in Tampa this February, you’ll either have to very delicately plan your time to do it all, or drop out of college. Just kidding! Well, maybe not. Those are your life choices. But assuming you’re just looking for a good time during study breaks, take a look at the incredible events happening all over the city this month!
Along with the Bulls basketball we all know and love, February begins the start of baseball season! There’s plenty of opportunities to catch all of your favorite sports around campus this month, so take a look at the schedules below.
- USF vs. Memphis (Feb. 2nd, 12:00pm)
- USF @ SMU (Feb. 7th, 9:00pm)
- USF vs. ECU (Feb. 10th, 5:30pm)
- USF @ UCF (Feb. 13th, 7:00pm)
- USF vs. Temple (Feb. 16th, 6:00pm)
- USF @ Houston (Feb, 23rd, 6:00pm)
- USF vs. UCF (Feb. 27th, 7:00pm)
- USF @ UCF (Feb. 3rd, 6:00pm)
- USF @ Tulane (Feb. 6th, 8:00pm)
- USF vs. Univ. of Houston (Feb. 10th, 2:00pm)
- USF vs. Tulsa (Feb. 16th, 1:00pm)
- USF @ East Carolina (Feb. 20th, 7:00pm)
- USF vs. Wichita State (Feb. 23rd, 7:00pm)
- USF @ Univ. of Houston (Feb. 27th, 8:00pm)
- USF vs. Samford (Feb. 15th-17th)
- USF vs. UF (Feb. 19th, 6:30pm)
- USF @ UNC (Feb. 22nd-24th)
- USF vs. FSU (Feb. 26th, 6:30pm)
It’s been a long season for the #Bolts but they’re been holding up well! Help cheer on your boys during this last stretch happening throughout the month, and get ready for a great season with your Tampa Bay Rays!
- Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Vegas Golden Knights @ Amalie Arena (Feb. 5th, 7:30pm) Check ticket pricing
- Tampa Bay Lightning vs. St. Louis Blues @ Amalie Arena (Feb. 7th, 7:30pm) Check ticket pricing
- Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Pittsburgh Penguins @ Amalie Arena (Feb. 9th, 7:00pm) Check ticket pricing
- Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Calgary Flames @ Amalie Arena (Feb. 12th, 7:30pm) Check ticket pricing
- Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Dallas Stars @ Amalie Arena (Feb. 14th, 7:30pm) Check ticket pricing
- Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Montreal Canadiens @ Amalie Arena (Feb. 16th, 7:00pm) Check ticket pricing
- Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Buffalo Sabres @ Amalie Arena (Feb. 21st, 7:30pm) Check ticket pricing
- Tampa Bay Rays vs. Phillies (Feb. 22nd, 1:05pm)
- Tampa Bay Rays @ Twins (Feb. 23rd, 6:05pm)
- Tampa Bay Rays vs. Yankees (Feb. 24th, 1:05pm)
- Tampa Bay Rays vs. Marlins (Feb.25th, 1:05pm)
- Tampa Bay Rays @ Orioles (Feb. 26th, 1:05pm)
- Tampa Bay Rays vs. Red Sox (Feb. 27th, 1:05pm)
- Tampa Bay Rays vs. Twins (Feb. 28th, 6:05pm)
Concerts and Shows
The winter tours are here! Shows on shows this month, with a sound for everyone. Take a look at some of the amazing talent in Tampa this February!
- Ookay @ The Ritz Ybor (Feb. 1st, 10:00pm) $15.00
- The Glitch Mob @ The Ritz Ybor (Feb. 8th, 10:00pm) Check ticket pricing
- Patti LaBelle @ Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall (Feb. 8th, 8:00pm) Check ticket pricing
- Saving Abel @ Johnny G’s (Feb. 8th, 6:30pm) $17.00
- Sumthin Sumthin @ TK Lounge (Feb. 9th, TBA) Check ticket pricing
- Big Freedia @ Crowbar (Feb. 10th, 7:30pm) $18.00-$43.00
- WALK THE MOON @ Jannus Live (Feb. 12th, 6:30pm) $26.00
- Michael Buble @ Amalie Arena (Feb. 13th, 8:00pm) Check ticket pricing
- Vince Staples @ The Ritz Ybor (Feb. 13th, 7:00pm) Check ticket pricing
- MadeinTYO @ Orpheum Theatre (Feb. 15th, 7:00pm) $42.00-$101.00
- Zomboy @ The Ritz Ybor (Feb. 15th, 10:00pm) $20.00
- Dancing With The Stars: Live! @ Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall (Feb. 15th, 8:00pm) Check ticket pricing
- Fleetwood Mac @ Amalie Arena (Feb. 18th, 8:00pm) Check ticket pricing
- The Floozies @ The Ritz Ybor (Feb. 21st, 7:00pm) $20.00
- G Herbo @ Whiskey North (Feb. 23rd, 7:00pm) $30.00-$100.00
- TOBYMAC @ Amalie Arena (Feb. 24th, 7:00pm) $17.00-$89.00
- A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie @ The Ritz Ybor (Feb. 25th, 7:00pm) $24.00-$72.00
- Mike Stud @ Orpheum Theatre (Feb. 27th, 6:00pm) $84.00
For more shows and dates, check out Songkick.
February isn’t just about Valentine’s Day! We’ve got more Gasparilla, monster trucks, weird and wonderful events and plenty of alcohol. Find what fits your taste.
- Gasparilla: A Tampa Tradition @ Henry B. Plant Museum (Now-Feb. 24th.) Free
Come learn all about the Tampa tradition that is Gasparilla. This museum exhibit is open throughout the month to allow visitors to visit the history of the event through art, artifacts, and the tales that began it all.
- Monster Jam: Show 2 @ Raymond James Stadium (Feb. 2nd, 7:00pm) $15.00-$115.00
Monster trucks crushing stuff. That’s it, that’s the show.
- TRUTV’s Impractical Jokers @ Yuengling Center (Feb. 5th, 8:00pm) $49.00-$65.00
Joe, James, Brian, and Sal bring thing prank-show comedy on tour right to Tampa’s doorstep. Come see everyone’s favorite jokersters live and in person!
- Tampa Riverwalk Dine & Wine Tour @ Oxford Exchange (Feb. 6th, 5:00pm) $72.00
Check out Tampa’s best local cuisine and booze on this 3-hour tour around the city! Tour groups are small and the guides know everything there is about the history of Tampa Bay, leaving you the luxury of simply drinking and listening.
- Sant’ Yago Knight Parade @ Ybor City (Feb. 9th, TBA) Free
The Knight Parade follows Gasparilla Fest every year since 1974! The parade celebrates civic pride and includes floats, costumes, candy and oh yea… beads.
- Valentine’s Day Cruises @ Yacht Starship (Feb. 14th, TBA) Check ticket pricing
Looking for an extra romantic gesture to show your love this Valentine’s Day? Search no more, as there is nothing more heart-melting than a sunset dinner cruise.
- Moonlight Canopy Tours @ Mobbly Bayou Wilderness Preserve (Feb. 15th-16th, 6:30pm) $69.00
Soar over Tampa’s beautiful landscape 70ft high, with new wonders to be seen as the sun goes down and the moon illuminates below.
- Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ Festival @ Curtis Hixon Park (Feb. 16th, 12:00pm-6:00pm) $40.00-$125.00
There are few things more southern than the three items listed in the name of this festival. Come enjoy all-you-can-sample bourbon and beer. What a bargain.
- Ke$ha’s Weird and Wonderful Rainbow Ride @ Tampa Bay Cruise Terminal (Feb. 17th-21st) Check ticket pricing
Ke$ha’s hosting her own music cruise to the Bahamas and it might be the most colorful vacation you’ll ever take. This 5-day cruise will be the best vacay for you and your besties with performances by Ke$ha, Matt & Kim, BIg Freeda, Girl Talk and more. Time to book a cabin on this #KeshaCruise!
- WineFest 2019: Vino Royale @ Tampa Theatre (Feb. 22nd-23rd) $55.00-$90.00
A wine festival with a James Bond theme. Classy. Expect boutique wine, delicious food, and a silent auction at this boujee and fun event!
- Gasparilla Distance Classic @ Tampa Bay (Feb. 23rd-24th, TBA) $40.00-$145.00
This massive medley of races aims to celebrate the pirate pride of Tampa’s Gasparilla season while raising money for the Boys & Girls Club of Tampa Bay. There’s 5k’s, 8k’s, and 15k’s with prizes in every race. There’s also Michelob Ultra Challenge’s so, you know, beer run.
We weren’t kidding about all of the events! Hope you saw something you like, because if not…..we don’t know what to tell you. Maybe lower your standards or something.
For more shows, events, and festivities, check out some of the calendars below.