TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – After a long pandemic year, Tampa Bay plans to ring in 2022 with a bang.
A number of fireworks across the region will continue as planned, despite COVID-19.
Check out the fireworks that are scheduled and click here to find out where you can have fun on New Years Eve and New Years.
Armature Works will host a free riverside concert on New Years Eve. You can enjoy live music from Ed John and Oaklee with DJ Deacon and watch Tampa’s biggest fireworks display from the front lawn.
The event begins at 8 p.m. with a fireworks display at midnight.
Armature Works is located at 1910 N Ola Ave., Tampa.
The theme park will feature a fireworks display at midnight on Friday, as well as entertainment and festive activities in Christmas Town. Tickets cost $ 79.99 for a single day.
Busch Gardens is located at 10165 McKinley Drive, Tampa.
For tickets and more information visit buschgardens.com
St. Pete’s first night
There will be two fireworks at the Quai, one at 8 p.m. and another at midnight.
The Winter Beach rink will have extended hours until 1 a.m. There will be music, dancing, silent disco, aerial arts and more.
Admission to Winter Beach is free, however, tickets are on sale for $ 17 and include 75-minute access to the ice rink and skate rentals.
First Night St. Pete 2022 is located at South Straub Park, 250 Bayshore Drive NE, St. Petersburg. More information is available on the site.
St. Pete Beach
Upham Beach will close at sunset and there will be a fireworks display at 9pm. The best views will be those of beach hotels, restaurants and bars and the areas surrounding the beach.
Upham Beach is located on Gulf Boulevard and 68th Street on St. Pete Beach.
Turn it on Clearwater
The annual New Years fireworks display is back this year. Fireworks will be launched north of Sand Key Park. The park will be closed to the public. The fireworks can be seen from anywhere along the beach, but the best viewing area is south of Clearwater Beach.
The Pinellas Park track has a big New Year’s party with races and fireworks. There will be fireworks after the races on Friday and Saturday. The races start at 7 p.m. Admission is $ 20 for ages 12 and over. Children under 12 enter for free.
For more information, visit the Showtime Speedway website.
Lead Food City, Brooksville
The LFC event includes fireworks, a Van Halen tribute concert and a casino night where guests can win prizes. The event starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $ 15 to $ 100.
Lead Foot City is located at 17109 Old Ayers Road in Brooksville.