Debate Night: Tampa Mayor


Join Tampa Theatre and Spectrum Bay News 9 for a live, televised programming special!

Spectrum Bay News 9 anchor Holly Gregory will moderate a debate between Former Police Chief Jane Castor and Retired Banker David Straz. Ms. Castor and Mr. Straz were the top two candidates when Tampa voters went to the polls on March 5th. Spectrum Bay News 9 viewers will get to hear the next mayor of Tampa really drill down to their plans for continuing expansive growth, planning for major sporting events, and finding opportunities for communities and populations feeling neglected.

The program will air at 7:00pm April 11 on Spectrum Bay News 9, and the runoff election is April 23.

This event is FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, but you must reserve a complimentary ticket for admission by clicking the show time at right.


All attendees must check in and present ticket upon entry. Doors open at 6:15pm with no entry into Theatre after 6:45pm, and LIVE production begins prompty at 7:00pm. All articles are subject to search. Anyone in possession of suspicious property will be trespassed and removed from the Theatre.