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Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

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Visited for Gasparilla

Great place for concerts. Set up was nice. Not a bad seat in the house. Very clean and safe. Very... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
great place to take a walk

We are a mature couple and were in town to see Hamilton. We wanted to have a place to take a walk... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robert I
Tallahassee, Florida
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place for concerts. Set up was nice. Not a bad seat in the house. Very clean and safe. Very accomodating.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are a mature couple and were in town to see Hamilton. We wanted to have a place to take a walk and see the City. We took the walk along the river walk and by Curtis Hixon park. It was a beaufiful day and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Robert I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Curtis Hixon has so many events that can be overwhelming but fun. Parking can be challenging during their events. Check their website for events such as opera in the park or BBQ fest. If you like to stroll, bicycle or run, then head down there....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Vickie G
Reviewed 15 February 2019

We had a picnic lunch here. There is a small playground and water pads for the kids. There is a vendor that had lunch foods and snacks. There was a big open field where some were kicking a soccer ball around. There were tables near...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank candjlindsey
Reviewed 13 February 2019

Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park has become an attractive open air venue in the downtown area for concerts and various other events. The Hillsborough River to the west adds a soothing flavor for people watching. It's a great place for a walk that's close to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 941CATFISH
Reviewed 13 February 2019

a place to be in winter days and I believe summer days too. a lot of activities and fun. sports classes and festivals sometimes...etc.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AdylicousUK
Reviewed 1 February 2019

Love this park, its beautiful, open and great for the local festivals we have here in Tampa. Right off the Riverwalk who could complain.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bree A
Reviewed 10 January 2019

I don't know if ts approved by the city, but they should allow food trucks and kiosks down by the water for folks on lunch or visiting when no events are going on.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JD P
Reviewed 1 January 2019

Worth a visit when in Tampa. Museums and other activities are close by, and interesting food choices and shopping options are here.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank U3833WEchristova
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Running through January 5, 2018, the Winter Village is open in Curtis Hixon Park. The fountains are Christmas colors. They have ice skating. There are also specialty food shops and vendors set up. We had a very nice time walking around because the area is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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26 May 2018|
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Response from Tim G | Reviewed this property |
Hello there, Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park has multiple restrooms. There are two (2) private stalls with sinks next to the playground area. In the pavilion area by the park office the women's restrooms has five (5)stalls (1... More
Shereka P
6 May 2018|
Response from Deb L | Reviewed this property |
The park is large so assume you are seeking a portion. Contact the Office of Special events (813) 274-8854.
Kevin A
26 January 2018|
Response from LisaBrock | Reviewed this property |
Yes! You can.