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Physical

711 N Franklin Street, Tampa, FL 33602

Mailing

P.O. Box 172188, Tampa, FL 33672-0188

 



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On-Street Metered Spaces

Metered spaces in the vicinity of Tampa Theatre (north of Kennedy Blvd.) are free after 6pm Monday-Friday and all day Saturday & Sunday. Before 6pm Monday-Friday, metered spaces have a two-hour time limit (four hours for disabled patrons) and can be paid by cash, debit or credit card at the pay stations or through the Parkmobile app. Visit TampaGov.net/Parking for more information.

City of Tampa Parking Garages

The closest public parking garage is the William F. Poe Garage, located about three blocks west of Tampa Theatre at 800 N. Ashley Drive between Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park and the John F. Germany Public Library. Hourly parking rates start at $1.20.

Privately Owned Parking Lots

There is a parking lot immediately adjacent to the Tampa Theatre and one on the block southwest of the Theatre (between Zack and Twiggs), both operated by 717 Parking Enterprises. Tampa Theatre patrons are advised to read carefully all posted regulations and pay at the automated station as instructed.

Directions add remove

From North Tampa via Interstate 275 South:

From I-275 South, take Exit 45A onto Ashley Drive

Turn Left onto Zack Street

Follow Zack Street two blocks to Franklin Street

You’ll see the Tampa Theatre marquee on your left between Zack and Polk streets

 

From West Tampa via Kennedy Boulevard:

Follow Kennedy Boulevard into downtown

Turn left onto Ashley Drive

Turn right onto Zack Street (you’ll see the Tampa Museum of Art on your left)

Follow Zack Street two blocks to Franklin Street

You’ll see the Tampa Theatre marquee on your left between Zack and Polk streets

 

From Brandon via the Crosstown Expressway:

Take the Crosstown Expressway West to the Kennedy Boulevard Exit #8

Follow Kennedy Boulevard to Florida Avenue

Turn right onto Florida Avenue

Turn left onto either Zack Street or Polk Street and follow one block to Franklin Street

Follow Zack Street or Polk Street one block to Franklin Street

You’ll see the Tampa Theatre marquee on Franklin Street between Zack and Polk streets

 

From St. Petersburg:

From Interstate 275 North, take Exit 44 onto Ashley Drive

Follow Ashley Drive to Zack Street

Turn Left onto Zack Street

Follow Zack Street two blocks to Franklin Street

You’ll see the Tampa Theatre marquee on your left between Zack and Polk streets

 

From Clearwater:

From State Road 60 East (Courtney Campbell Causeway), take Interstate 275 North into Tampa

Take Exit 44 onto Ashley Drive

Turn Left onto Zack Street

Follow Zack Street two blocks to Franklin Street

You’ll see the Tampa Theatre marquee on your left between Zack and Polk streets

 

From Sarasota:

Take Interstate 75 North to the Selmon Expressway

Take the Selmon Expressway to the Kennedy Boulevard Exit #8

Follow Kennedy Boulevard to Florida Avenue

Turn right onto Florida Avenue

Turn left onto either Zack Street or Polk Street and follow one block to Franklin Street

Follow Zack Street or Polk Street one block to Franklin Street

You’ll see the Tampa Theatre marquee on Franklin Street between Zack and Polk streets

 

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Take Interstate 275 (over the Sunshine Skyway) North into Tampa

From Interstate 275 North, take Exit 44 onto Ashley Drive

Follow Ashley Drive to Zack Street

Turn Left onto Zack Street

Follow Zack Street two blocks to Franklin Street

You’ll see the Tampa Theatre marquee on your left between Zack and Polk streets

 

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Take Interstate 75 North to Interstate 4 West into Tampa

Follow Interstate 4 West to Interstate 275 South

From I-275 South, take Exit 45A onto Ashley Drive

Turn Left onto Zack Street

Follow Zack Street two blocks to Franklin Street

You’ll see the Tampa Theatre marquee on your left between Zack and Polk streets

 

From Lakeland and Orlando:

Follow Interstate 4 West to Interstate 275 South

From I-275 South, take Exit 45A onto Ashley Drive

Turn Left onto Zack Street

Follow Zack Street two blocks to Franklin Street

You’ll see the Tampa Theatre marquee on your left between Zack and Polk streets

Downtown Dining Options add remove

CLICK HERE for the Tampa Downtown Partnership’s dining guide, which includes eateries in downtown Tampa and nearby Channelside and Harbor Island. Restaurants within walking distance of Tampa Theatre include:

Anise Global Gastrobar – (813) 225-4272

Bamboozle Café – (813) 223-7320

Bavaro’s Pizza Napoletana & Pastaria – (813) 868-4440

Bizou Brasserie (inside Le Meridien Hotel)  – (813) 227-9555

Show your ticket stub for any Tampa Theatre movie  and receive a FREE dessert with any lunch or dinner entrée purchase at Bizou!

Duckweed Urban Market – (813) 221-3825

Eddie & Sam’s NY Pizza – (813) 463-1600

Fly Bar & Restaurant – (813) 275-5000

Inside The Box Café – (813) 227-9248

Jerk Hut Downtown Café – (813) 223-5375

Jimmy John’s – (813) 272-2527

Kahwa Coffee Espresso Bar – 813-228-7900

Malio’s Prime Steak House – (813) 223-7746

Moxie’s Café – (813) 221-4510

Paninoteca Mediterranean Café – (813) 341-2525

Rivers Edge – (813) 223-2222

Samaria Café – (813) 223-1674

Sono Café at the Tampa Museum of Art – (813) 421-8367

Spain Restaurant & Toma Bar – (813) 223-2831

Taco Bus – (813) 397-2800

Tampa Pizza Company – (813) 463-1600

TAPS Wine & Beer Merchants – (813) 463-1968

Urban Cantina – (813) 221-8226

Please also consider the locally-owned, independent restaurants & breweries that participate in our major fundraisers, Winefest and Beerfest. And please thank the owners, manager and staff for supporting Tampa Theatre:

7venth Sun Brewing – (727) 733-3013

Bernini – (813) 248-0099

Brew Bus Brewing

Café Hey – (813) 221-5150

Cask Social Kitchen – (813) 251-0051

Cigar City Brewing – (813) 348-6363

Coppertail Brewing – (813) 247-1500

Cru Cellars – (813) 831-1117

Drama Burger – (813) 252 3072

District Tavern – (813) 252-3444

Ella’s Folk Art Café – (813) 234-1000

Escape Brewing — (727) 807-6092

Fodder & Shine – (813) 234.3710

Green Bench Brewing – (727) 800-9836

Hidden Springs Ale Works – (813) 226-2739

Ichicoro Ramen – (813) 517-9989

The Independent Bar & Cafe – (813) 341-4883

Jug & Bottle Dept. – (813) 675-4522

Mise en Place – (813) 254-5373

Motorworks Brewing – (941) 567.6218

New World Brewery – (813) 248-4969

O Cocina & Flights – (813) 289-0649

Oxford Exchange – (813) 253-0222

Pane Rustica – (813) 902-8828

The Refinery – (813) 237-2000

Rooster & the Till – (813) 374-8940

Roux – (813) 443-5255

Si-Am Thai – (813) 229-9710

Ulele – (813) 999.4952

Viktoria Richards Chocolates – (727) 505-6567

Yeoman’s Cask & Lion – (813) 224-9367

Downtown Hotels add remove

For nearby hotel locations and reservations, please visit HotelsCombined.com

Tampa Theatre patrons can book rooms online at discounted rates by clicking the links below (based on availability):

Aloft Tampa Downtown Hotel

Courtyard by Marriott Tampa Downtown