Aficionado Taste of Ybor

April 20, 2018 @ 11:00 pm – April 21, 2018 @ 10:00 pm
The Italian Club of Tampa

Join the Ybor City Chamber of Commerce at our 11th Annual Aficionado Taste of Ybor! This two day event showcases the best food and beverages of Ybor City. This year, with an even bigger participation list! Friday night breweries & distilleries will come together at the Italian Club for a beer & spirits festival. Saturday afternoon will take your taste buds on a tour of Ybor City, while celebrating the first rolled cigar in April of 1886!

Friday 7-10pm at The Italian Club of Tampa
CHECK IN on floor 2 – 6:30pm
Live Music with the Bangarang Band & special performance from Rising Down!
Free Beer & Spirits from:
Coppertail Brewing Co
81Bay Brewing Company
The Florida Cane Distillery
Fish Hawk Distillery
3 Daughters Brewing
Rock Brothers Brewing Company
Hidden Springs Ale Works
Zydeco Brew Werks
Tampa Bay Rum Company, Home of Gaspar’s Rum
Brew Bus Brewing
Brew Hub
Cheezy’s Italian Bistro and Speakeasy
Gaspar’s Grotto

Hogan Made
Cigar labels by Rose Barbie

This is a 21 & up event. Must have Valid ID at the door. o refunds will be given.

Official After Party will be held at Zydeco Brew Werks. Save your Aficionado Ticket for a FREE beer sampler after 10pm on Friday!!

Saturday 1-4pm Tapas Trail along 7th Ave
CHECK IN @ Tequilas – 12:30pm
Free Food Tastes
Food & Beverage specials
Free promos and Give Aways
Vote for your favorite food
Participating Establishments:
The Brass Tap – Ybor
Asiatic Street Food + Noodle Bar
Kelly Days Firehouse Tavern
Big Easy Bar – gumbo or crawdaddy mac n cheese
Due Amici Ybor – tortellini
Hamburger Mary’s Bar & Grille Tampa – slider or mac n cheese
Carne ChopHouse – pork belly
Tequilas – pulled pork taco
Bernini Restaurant – mozzarella bruschetta
Zydeco Brew Werks – shrimp & grits or muffuletta

The Blind Tiger Cafe – Ybor City – coffee
Cigar City Cider & Mead – 5oz pour of cider
5 Star Dive Bar – 5oz margarita
Tabanero Cigars – cigar or coffee
La Faraona Cigars – cigar

General Admission Tapas Trail One Day $25
General Admission Beer & Cocktail Festival $40
VIP Pre-Party & Tapas Trail Two Day $60

PARKING: Parking will be available in any City of Tampa and surrounding lots. COT lots include Centro Ybor Parking Garage, Palm Parking Garage, Lot 5 & Lot 6. 717 lots are also available for parking.

21 and Up ONLY – IDs will be checked at the door (Friday Only)
No outside food or beverage
No dogs allowed
No backpacks or large bags
No drugs of any kind
Drink Responsibly
Uber, Lift or ride the The TECO Line Streetcar System. DO NOT DRINK AND DRIVE
Be respectful of others
Have Fun!

HOTELS: (located in the Ybor City district):
Hilton Garden Inn (Ybor): #813-769-9267
Hampton Inn (Ybor): #866-238-4218

A portion of proceeds benefit The Italian Club Restoration Fund
No Refunds. Rain or Shine Event.

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