Comfort Suites At Fairgrounds-Casino
4506 Oak Fair Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33610
Phone: (813) 868-7770
Fax: (813) 868-7771
4506 Oak Fair Boulevard, Tampa, FL, US, 33610
- Phone: (813) 868-7770
- Fax: (813) 868-7771
Brandon is a hot bed of shopping opportunities, and this spot is one of them with the added attraction of a 20-screen AMC Theater. Anchors here include discount shops Marshall's and TJ Maxx, with support from Staples, Michael's Crafts, S & K Menswear and Shoe Carnival. Five restaurants stave off starvation, and 30 other stores provide a bevy of temptations for all ages and tastes.
Burdines, Dillard's, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, Eddie Bauer, The Disney Store, Abercrombie & Fitch ... that's just a start to the shops you'll find at Westfield Brandon. An enclosed mall in Florida—that means air conditioning! Westfield Brandon Shopping Centre is a tranquil spot loaded with flowers and greenery, with all the requisite restaurants and boutiques to keep you amused for a day of shopping. This mall makes a good stop if you're doing business in one of the many office parks along this part of the I-75 corridor. You'll find more than 120 specialty stores at this mall located on State Road 60 just east of I-75.
Voted the "Best Flea Market" in Tampa Bay, this flea market offers something for everyone and features over 1,000 covered, bargain filled booths filled with new and used merchandise such as clothes, electronics, plants, vegetables, sporting goods, household items, furniture, T-shirts, and much more. They are open every Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
An interactive, one-of-a-kind art studio and gallery that offers handmade original creatures such as dinosaurs, dragons, frogs, and fish in the form of puppets, backpacks, dolls, and much more. Visitors can also hand paint their own rubber plush monster.
Sami’s Bakery specializes in yummy baked goodies and fresh baked breads that all cater to health conscious customers and those dealing with allergies. With delectable treats such as millet and flax Italian herb chips, gluten-free chocolate biscotti, whole-wheat pita chips, or vegan chocolate chip cookies, you are sure to find a tasty tidbit to make your taste buds happy. At Sami’s you’ll find a variety of items including snacks, desserts, breads, and millet and flax specialties. For your convenience, Sami’s offers online ordering and shipping. -Vickie Ferguson
Quality pet supplies, discount pet products and dog supplies plus helpful information and selection of best products with shipping deals. They also offer hard-to-find and unusual sizes of pet products.
Colored candles, soap bubbles everywhere and a pleasant flowery perfume: no doubt, you can find plenty of good smells at this skincare boutique, to make your skin soft and your home more welcoming. You'll probably meet the owner of this pretty store, who had always loved spending hours in his bath. His motto: getting dirty is only half the fun! Don't hesitate, ask him for some advice, it literally will be a pleasure for him to share the reasons why he chose every single product in his shop. Why would you go to the mall when you have a chance to shop locally at affordable prices?
What once used to be warehouses and empty lots is now Tampa's newest elite shopping complex, known as the Channelside Bay Plaza. Starting with the Florida Aquarium and curving around to end at the Tampa Convention Center, the district also includes the Ice Palace, the Port of Tampa, an IMAX movie theater, dining in the form of Newk's, G. Elliot's, and Pop City and a variety of clothing and gift stores. A visit to this happening place will not allow you to get bored.
The perfect spot for a cup of freshly brewed tea, cup of iced coffee and a fresh muffin while perusing shelves stocked with books, DVDs, posters, CDs and vintage vinyl is Mojo Books and Music. Located near the campus of the University of South Florida, the shop is a hub for students, locals, and anyone interested in selling, trading, and buying items. With an impressive inventory of new and used audio and visual entertainment, Mojo provides customers with more opportunities to find an elusive CD, rare book, vintage poster or vinyl collectables. - Vickie Ferguson
A mainstay of the Busch Gardens-University of South Florida area, University Mall is anchored by Dillard's, Wards, Sears, Burdines, and JC Penney. Those are intermingled with more than 150 specialty shops. If not everyone in the group is an Olympic shopper, there's a 16-screen Regal Theater for the non-shopper to spend a couple of hours in the land of celluloid. A food court is abetted by a cluster of specialty foods purveyors and restaurants. Carts and kiosks add intriguing items to the shopping cart, from beads to herbs.
If you're a book fan, there's hardly any event more exciting than finding an out-of-print treasure you've always wanted. And maybe that "treasure" might indeed some day be a treasure, given the escalation of antique book prices. If you're attending a convention here, you can sneak away for a quick visit; it's just a few blocks away. Once here, however, be prepared to scrap the rest of that meeting to lose yourself in 10,000 volumes of nearly new and older books, not to mention the antiquarian and out-of-print books.
This studio strives to offer a fresh and ever changing selection of contemporary art by local, national, and international artists in a variety of media such as prints, works on paper, sculptures, and oil paintings.