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Mayor's River O'Green Fest in downtown Tampa Saturday

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Get ready for spectacular views of the Hillsborough River from downtown Tampa this Saturday, March 16th.   The Mayor's River O'Green Fest, the City of Tampa's official annual Saint Patrick's Day event, will take place in Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park.

The party is centered around the Hillsborough River, which will be transformed into a bright shade of green for the occasion starting at 11a.m.  The river provides a perfect backdrop to the celebration which includes live entertainment, games, kids activities, food trucks serving Irish faire, beer, and more! Admission is free and the entire family is welcome, including four-legged members.  The festival runs from 11am to 4pm.

In the spirit of Saint Patrick,  the city is encouraging attendees to donate food items to help the Salvation Army carry out their mission of helping those in need. There will be a tent on site at Curtis Hixon to collect the donations.

Click here for more details.  http://www.tampagov.net/dept_parks_and_recreation/news_and_events/riverogreen.asp

 

 

 
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