Tampa Rides: The Museum Trail

Discover why the Tampa Bay area was recently named one of the top five most culturally diverse and integrated urban areas in the country by the U.S. Census Bureau for yourself, and take a tour of Tampa’s eclectic museums this summer. Coast Bike Share hubs are conveniently located around Downtown Tampa, Channelside and Ybor City, • Read More »

5 Father’s Day Gifts For The Tampa Bay Dad

Still shopping for Father’s Day? No guilt trips here. Thankfully, there are a few days left to stock up on thoughtful gifts from local businesses. Buy something Dad will love, and support the community’s economy while you’re at it. Epicurean Hotel Spa Dads need pampering too. Treat them to the Hot Whisky Scour massage at • Read More »

5 Outdoor Exercise Classes To Coast To In Tampa And St. Pete

We’ve already talked about the benefits of exercising outdoors, but biking isn’t your only option. Here are five outdoor fitness classes to explore in Tampa and St. Pete. Even better: Each is easily accessible by bike, so you can put some pedal power behind your workout, too. Yoga in the Park FREE. Every Sunday, 6-7pm, • Read More »

New Restaurant Round-Up: 6 New Restaurants Opening in Tampa

Foodie? You’re in luck, with six new restaurants poised to open within biking distance of Downtown Tampa. Burgerim Ever get stuck on which burger to order from the menu? No longer. Burgerim, opening at 800 N Franklin St in Tampa in July, will offer diners a selection of customizable mini burgers. Try a duo, trio • Read More »

The World’s Largest Free LEGO Exhibition Coming To Tampa

Last year the Vinik Family Foundation brought us The Beach at Amalie Arena, a free immersive art installation featuring a 10,000 square foot, beach with an ‘ocean’ of 1.2 million recyclable white balls. This summer, thanks to the Foundation, guests can experience another free exhibition – The Art of the Brick – the world’s largest • Read More »

10 Tampa and St. Pete Events To Coast To In June

June is National Great Outdoors Month. There’s no better time to hop on a bike and appreciate our beautiful surroundings while Coasting to these Tampa Bay events. June 2 – Friday Concerts in the Park in Tampa 6-8pm, Water Works Park Live outdoor music to satisfy all tastes – from jazz to country to reggae • Read More »

Meet the Coast member: Sarah

Tell us about yourself. I’m a 20-something speech language therapist who lives in Hyde Park. I think Tampa is great place to live, visit, and soak up all the city has to offer! When I’m not working (or biking/working out), I love to try new restaurants, cheer on the Florida Gators, spend time with friends, • Read More »

#BikeInstead for National Bike Month

May is National Bike Month and there’s no better time to hop on a bike! Throughout May, we’re encouraging you to ditch the car and #BikeInstead while exploring local coffee shops, restaurants, museums, farmers markets, architecture, gardens and neighborhoods. Here’s how it works: Snap a photo of your adventures while biking and post it to • Read More »

6 date ideas for bike lovers

While Tampa Bay is brimming with romantic date options, ask anyone at Coast and we’ll tell you that nothing beats a two-wheeled adventure with the one you love. These fun cycling date ideas will put a fresh spin on your romantic weekend plans. Have a moonlit picnic Load your bike basket up with a loaf • Read More »