Tampa offers a variety of activities, events and scrumptious dining options. Discover the city’s numerous surrounding beaches, popular for their gorgeous, pristine water and picturesque views. Visit Caladesi Island State park (named America’s number one beach in 2008), Clearwater Beach (named “Best Beach Town” by USA Today), or Fort DeSoto Park (recently named America’s “Best Family Beach” by USA Today). In addition to Tampa’s breathtaking beaches, visitors of all ages will enjoy a myriad of activities. Experience arts and culture at a museum, orchestra or world-class performance hall, and don’t miss out on exciting cultural festivals, celebrating Tampa’s Black culture, Hispanic heritage and more. Check out the local breweries for delicious hand-crafted beer, enjoy unique flavors and fine dining at top restaurants, or dance the night away at Tampa’s well-renowned bars, lounges and clubs. For fun with the whole family, mingle with more than 1500 animals at Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo, explore the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI)-- the largest science center in the Southeast-- or discover an interactive experience at the Glazer Children’s Museum. Tampa is also a great place to visit for Spring Training every year. You can watch many of your favorite baseball teams play within an hour of the city, so set up your home base here and go explore! If you're planning to get married, Tampa is close to a few of our favorite outdoor wedding destinations in Florida.