Your youngster will have a blast! They will have a daily martial arts lesson, practice with their glow swords for the Star Wars Camp and do some target shooting and battles in the Nerf War Camp. The kids will also have fun with other activities like jumping drills, dodgeball with soft snow balls, and even a ninja warrior obstacle course!
Inside the MVC's environmental education building, colorful displays immerse you in the world of the manatee and its habitat. Others show how Big Bend Power Station generates electricity for the community in an environmentally responsible way. See some of the power station's beneficially reusable byproducts. Inspect actual manatee bones and piece together puzzles. And before feeling the blast of a hurricane in the center's simulator, find out more about hurricanes and how Tampa Electric prepares for and responds to major storms.
Join us for the March edition of our Movie on the Lawn series featuring the 1993 classic, Jurassic Park.
Families and friends of all ages are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy this free outdoor showing. Popcorn and drinks will be available for purchase along with food from any of the 14 vendors with in Heights Public Market. Jurassic Park will begin at 7:30pm. We will not be providing lawn games this evening due to the outdoor screening.
Tampa Theatre's in partnership with the F.E. Lykes Foundation free, outdoor film series featuring family-friendly films, new and old, at three parks in Tampa. Picnic baskets, blankets and lawn chairs are welcome at the screenings.
The Heights Morning Market is our new outdoor, morning market taking place every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month on 7th Ave, south of Armature Works. This event is free to attend, family-friendly, and features live music at each event.
AfroCon is a celebration of diverse superheroes. This free family-friendly event will highlight superheroes of color through crafts, a fan art contest, photo ops, an escape room, gaming, a cosplay contest, and more.