Florida College’s campus is located in Temple Terrace, Florida, surrounded by a variety of exciting things to do. The nearby Tampa Bay area is a great place to see concerts, Broadway shows and professional sports teams. In just an hour, you can drive to beautiful Gulf beaches or one of Orlando’s famous theme parks.
Members of the Student Body Government Association frequently plan school-wide events that take advantage of these exciting off-campus attractions. Florida College students can look forward to annual SBGA events that include an elegant spring banquet, a student-led devotional on the beach at Fort De Soto Park, a Florida College spirit night at the nearest Chick-fil-A restaurant, a discounted trip to one of Walt Disney World Resort’s theme parks and so much more.
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park
Go kayaking, take a Riverboat cruise and more at the Weeki Wachee River. Florida weather is perfect this time of year for an outdoor excursion. Reservations are required for boating experiences.
Enjoy outdoor food trucks, live music, games and a view of the Garrison Channel in Downtown Tampa. Sparksman Wharf is located beside Amelia Arena, home of the Tampa Bay Lightening, and The Florida Aquarium.
The Manatee Viewing Center
It’s strawberry season! Parkesdale Market is home to famous strawberry shortcake, strawberry milkshakes and strawberry ice cream.
This indoor food hall will ensure the whole family enjoys their favorites with selections from over 10 food and dessert vendors! Located on the Riverwalk, Armature Works gives the perfect view of Downtown Tampa.