When is the Carnival?
The 17th Annual Tampa Bay Caribbean Carnival will take place on Saturday April 30th 2022 from 12pm to 10pm.
Where is the Carnival?
It will be at Perry Harvey Sr. Park in downtown Tampa - 1000 East Harrison Street Tampa FL
From North Tampa/Lutz/USF area
Travel on I-275 South towards I-4/Orlando and take Exit 45A (Downtown East/West). Use the right two lanes to go towards Downtown East. Continue southbound on N. Orange Avenue, and turn left on East Harrison Street.
From Lakeland/Orlando area via I-4 Westbound
Travel on I-4 West to Tampa. Take Exit 45A (Downtown East/West). Use the right two lanes to go towards Downtown East. Continue southbound on N. Orange Avenue, and turn left on East Harrison Street.
From West Tampa/St. Petersburg/Clearwater
Travel on I-275 North towards I-4/Orlando and take Exit 44 (East Scott Street). Continue eastbound on Scott Street, turn right on N. Jefferson Street and use the left lane to turn left on N. Orange Avenue. Continue southbound on N. Orange Avenue, and turn left on East Harrison Street.
Where can we park?
There are multiple options for parking in the area. There are spots with parking meters, but on Saturdays there is no charge to park where they are. Three parking garages are also available downtown:
Fort Brooke Garage - 107 North Franklin Street
Twiggs Garage - 901 East Twiggs Street
F. Poe Garage - 800 North Ashley Drive
In addition to the parking garages, there are a multitude of parking lots in the area.
The parade will start at the corner of East Harrison Street and Hank Ballard Street and go west toward Central Avenue. Then it will turn right and go north on Central Avenue to Ray Charles Boulevard.
How do I volunteer?
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send you additional information.