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Book your 2018 Music Fest downtown hotel today! Click on the pictures below for more details on each hotel and make your reservation today.
The West Wing Boutique Hotel

The West Wing Boutique Hotel Suites: $125 Queen Studios: $115 2501 E. Fowler Avenue Tampa, FL 33612 For Transient Guest all suites rates are $125.00 and Queen Studios rates are $115.00.  The Transient Guest Reservation code is TBBHF18.  Call 813.559.8000 to book your reservation.


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The 18th Annual Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival – January 11-20, 2018

The Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival is the ultimate regional destination leading up to the Martin Luther King Holiday Weekend. This ten-day celebration includes live entertainment, exciting cultural events, relevant health tutorials, business advising seminars, renowned speakers, food vendors, craft vendors, a music fest with national recording artists and more. Tampa Bay’s annual family-friendly festival commemorates the many contributions and influences African Americans and the African Diaspora have made in our society.

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signature Events

Business Financial Seminar
January 11TH
Black Legislator’s Mixer
January 13TH
Music Fest
January 13th & 14th
TOBA MLK Breakfast
January 15th
MLK Parade Tampa
January 15TH
USF Lecture Series
January 16TH
Leadership Luncheon
January 17th
Brown Bag Luncheon
January 18th
Heritage Gala
January 18th
Saul’s Juke Joint
January 19th
Youth Day
January 20th
Gospel Night
January 20th
Black Business Expo 2018
January 20th