SKY TRAILS ROPES COURSE
Open Saturdays and Sundays at MOSI. Conquer your fears on this 36-foot-high multilevel structure, featuring 35 different elements. The course is designed with challenging high-energy feats ideal for all ages. The course will be closed in the event of high winds, rain, lightning, or other severe weather conditions. Register at mosi.org/exhibits/sky-trail-ropes-course/
The Toronto Raptors have settled into their new home at Amalie Arena in Tampa for 2021. This NBA team plays 10 times in the month of April, tickets available for purchase. Most games begin at 7pm. Amalie has new health and safety protocols based on current public health recommendations, including those set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and local agencies. Amaliearena.com
On the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays every month. Join runners at Armature Works for a 5k on the Riverwalk followed by great food and drinks within Heights Public Market. A short warm-up will begin at 6:30pm. Run, enjoy 10% off drinks at BAR at Armature and meet new people! All ages and experience levels are welcome. Armature Works Run Club is made possible by Fit2Run. Register on eventbrite.
ART ON THE HOUSE
Every Thursday from 4 - 8 pm, the Tampa Museum of Art offers Art on the House where admission prices change to pay-as-you-will, and visitors choose whatever admission price they want to pay. Bring the family and celebrate 100 years of art in Tampa with exhibitions that emphasize ancient, modern, and contemporary art. Tampamuseum.org
Newly crowned King Henry V must win the respect of a nation and lead his country to greatness in an epic battle with archnemesis France. Jobsite Theatre reboots Shakespeare for modern times, taking Henry’s timeless tale and setting it to an original, blistering industrial score. April 7 - 25 at Jaeb Theatre. Strazcenter.org
April 10, join the space experts to enjoy an evening of space exploration through MOSI’s telescopes. SkyWatch stargazing events are located in the parking lot by the new MOSI entrance. *Event is weather dependent, 8 - 10:30pm, No ticket or purchase required. All Ages welcome. The Museum of Science and Industry is in Tampa. 813-987-6000 mosi.org
The Second Sunday Art Walk + Vendor Fair is on the second Sunday of the month from 11am -3pm at Armature Works. This event will feature artists and makers selling handmade goods, jewelry, art, wood-work, gifts plus so much more in the Gathering Space at Armature Works. The event will also feature an art walk, showcasing dozens of local and regional artists. armatureworks.com
The immortal tragedy of Puccini’s best-loved opera, Madama Butterfly, is reimagined in a narrated concert version alongside the Hillsborough River. Live on the Straz Riverwalk by Opera Tampa. April 22 - 25. Purchase tickets in advance.
OE BOOK FAIR
April 22, 6-9pm at the Oxford Exchange in Tampa. This Book Fair is an open platform for local authors to connect with the community face-to-face. Over 30 local authors will be featured along with their publications, workshops, and more. Must register in advance. Come out to meet your favorite local writers. oxfordexchange.com
HOLLYWOOD AWARDS NIGHT
April 25, 6pm. The Tampa Theatre will be offering both a virtual VIP Pre-Show with live and silent auctions, a catered dinner option, and their 22nd annual OSCARS® watch party, live and in-person in the historic auditorium. Purchase a Party-at-Home pack, or make it a date and watch from the theatre. Register in advance, proceeds benefit the Tampa Theatre. tampatheatre.org