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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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Vendor Applications Are Now Open

           Register Online (scroll to bottom and make a selection)                        Download PDF Application

The Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival (TBBHF) was scheduled to celebrate its 19th Annual 2-day Heritage Music Fest on January 19-20, 2019.  Vendor fees are for both days, no exceptions.

Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, downtown, Tampa, FL.    Vendor space is LIMITED.  Early registration is recommended.
Two Estimated attendance:  8000+ over both days

The vendor application outlines required documents, fees, terms and conditions.

Vendor opportunities are available for food, merchants, non-profit organizations, Greeks (sororities and fraternities), small and corporate businesses, to include service orientated professions, and authors.

Questions, please use our Contact Page

Key Items

  • Vendors will be selected based on menu selections and appropriate paperwork
  • We are looking for diverse ethnic cuisine / and Dessert Only Vendors
  • FOOD TRUCKS accepted.   Photo of food truck required in advance for approval. Send photo’s to: [email protected]
  • Vendor Fees:  $1,000 Food   |  $650 Dessert Only  |  $500 Merchandise   |  $190 Author’s or Artist Village  |   $200 Food Vendor Deposit – required
  • Most Vendors can save on fee cost by registering now “Early Bird” fees, if submitted and paid no later than November 23, 2018.
  • You are required to provide your own electrical cord of at least 50 ft or more.
  • No Refunds for cancellation due to Increment Weather or No Shows.
  • You can apply and pay online or print application and mail with fees.
  • No Personal or Business Checks will be accepted after December 14, 2018 (Money Orders and Cashier Checks after 12/14)
  • Important Notice:  Please read the “Terms and Conditions”
  • The Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival has exclusive rights to sell ALL beverages – Vendors in violation of this term and condition will be asked to leave immediately. No Refund will be granted.
  • Online payments will incur a service fee.

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