New Tampa real estate covers a 24-square mile area within corporate limits of the City of Tampa. It also has a bigger land area situated in unincorporated Hillsborough. The city is master planned and is enjoying a real estate boom presently.
New Tampa is the place to meet up friends and family members after a grueling day at work. Residents have easy access to internationally known theme parks and stunning beaches. If you want an exhilarating night out, New Tampa has no shortage of options.
The Shops at Wiregrass
The Shops at Wiregrass is a very popular gathering spot for New Tampa residents. Bruce B Down Blvd is the spine of the area. Vendors from all over Tampa gather every first Saturday and third Saturday from 10 in the morning to 3 in the evening to display their crafts, wares and produce. It is called the ‘Fresh Market Day’ at Shops.
Locally cultivated organic and conventional produce is sold along the streets. You will find a wide variety of cakes, salsa sauces, breads and oils. Local farmers sell locally sourced honey, herbs and plants.
This event is arranged by the Tampa Bay Markets. According to the organizers, fresh open air markets are hosted in different locations all around Tampa with at least 50 vendors selling exclusively homemade, hand-packed, local and eco-friendly products. The principal aim is to boost the local economy.
Music and bikes
The Shops at Wiregrass is also an excellent place to enjoy live music. The first Tuesday of every month is highlighted by “You Nite”, a live music event. Many bands perform here in the evenings at the mall’s center court. The Shops at Wiregrass also hosts “Bike Night” every third Saturday of the month from March to October. The mall invites church choirs as well as local artists to sing and perform at Center Court during the holiday season.
More than shopping
A few of the entertainment events are organized by the shop owners and their staff without any external help. The shows are usually organized once every month.
Visitors in New Tampa also have some more recreational options:
- Barnes and Noble is a paradise for book and coffee lovers.
- Head to the Prime Bar if you prefer to dine and wine till the wee hours of the morning. It is a casual restaurant and bar for cocktails, beer, wine and all around American cuisine. The food is delicious too.
- The Brass Tap is known for serving 40 different kinds of beer on tap and about 300 imported branded brews. You can hang out with your friends at the huge patio.
New Tampa has several options for recreation as well as work, which is making it a popular option to invest in the housing sector. You can contact any of the New Tampa real estate agents to find the right property for you.