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Any and All Trades Accepted During the Month of June for Trade-A-Thon 2018 at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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Trade-A-Thon 2018 Going On Now at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

June is a magical time here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. Not only are we in the midst of a monumental 2018 model year that includes all-new Ford models like the 2018 Ford EcoSport, the 2018 Ford Expedition and the 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel, we’re also getting ready to welcome our first batch of new 2019 Ford models to our lot. But that’s not all we’re welcoming here at Brandon Ford. That’s because Trade-A-Thon 2018 is going on now at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, and it will be continuing all throughout the month of June. But what exactly is Trade-A-Thon 2018 here at Brandon Ford? Well, we’re going to cover that right here. (more…)

When is the Tampa Sports Card Show in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018
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2018 Tampa Sports Card Show Date, Time and Location Details

Spring is almost upon us here in Tampa, FL, and that can mean only one thing – baseball! Well, spring means many things to many people, but we’ve got to believe the start of a new baseball season is toward the top of many of those lists. And there’s no better way to get ready for the return of the boys of summer than with a trip to the 2018 Tampa Sports Card Show. But when is the show? And where is it? We’re going to go over all that right here as we check out the 2018 Tampa Sports Card Show date, time and location details. (more…)

What’s the Quickest Way to the North Pole from Tampa FL?

Monday, December 11th, 2017
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2017 North Pole Express near Tampa FL Date, Time and Location Details

Christmas is coming quickly, but not quickly enough for some. If you fall into that category and want to get a head-start on all your Christmas fun by taking a trip to the North Pole to see Santa, then we’ve got the train for you. That’s right, Florida’s own North Pole Express will once again be taking excited families up to the North Pole for some holiday cheer. But how does one score tickets for such a thrill ride? Well, read on to find out all you need to know about the date, time and location details for the 2017 North Pole Express near Tampa, FL. (more…)

When is the 15th Avenue Christmas Market in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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2017 Christmas Market Date, Time and Location Details

Looking for the perfect holiday or Christmas gift? Want to support local Tampa businesses this holiday season? Want to enjoy some of the most delicious food around while shopping? Then we’ve got the place for you. The 15th Avenue Christmas Market in Tampa, FL, is back for 2017, and it’s got everything you need to get ready for the holiday season. But when is this year’s Christmas Market taking place? And where is it being held? We’ll cover all of that as we take a look at the date, time and location details for the 2017 15th Avenue Christmas Market. (more…)

Get Ready for Christmas 2017 with these 3 Holiday Activities at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

Saturday, November 18th, 2017
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3 Christmas 2017 Events at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park in Tampa FL

With Thanksgiving in the rearview mirror, now’s the time to turn our attention to Christmas 2017 and the rest of the holiday season. And we’ve got the perfect recipe of holiday fun and excitement to get you in the spirit of the season. More specifically, we’re here to tell you all about three Christmas events taking place at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park right here in Tampa, FL. So, get that Santa hat out of storage, gather your little elves together and get out there to enjoy the holiday season. (more…)

Bacon, Brews, BBQ, Rum and Cacti: Your Guide to Celebrating Labor Day 2017 in Tampa, FL

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017
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3 Best Labor Day 2017 Events in Tampa FL

Summer is quickly winding down, as is evidenced by the fact that Labor Day is right around the corner. That means it’s time to get out there and enjoy everything the waning days of summer have to offer us here in Tampa, FL. Thankfully, there’s a lot going on. In fact, there’s so much going on that it can be hard to know what to do next. With that in mind, we decided to come up with this list of three of the best Labor Day 2017 events going on in Tampa, FL. Whether you attend one of these or do something different entirely, just make sure you get out there and live life to the fullest. (more…)

From the Model TT to the F-150: Celebrating 100 Year of Ford Trucks

Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Ford Celebrates 100 Years of Pickup Truck Supremacy

Ford has done a lot to change the world over the years, and one of their most impressive accomplishments took place on July 27, 1917. That was the day Ford introduced the Model TT and changed the automotive world forever. Fast forward 100 years and Ford is still setting the auto industry ablaze with its trucks – only now it’s with the rugged, powerful and dependable F-Series lineup, including the 2017 Ford F-150 and the 2018 Ford F-150. So, with all that in mind, let’s take a moment to celebrate 100 years of Ford’s pickup truck supremacy. (more…)

Are There Any Memorial Day Parades Around Tampa?

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
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Memorial Day 2017 Parades and Events Around Tampa FL

We have a lot to be thankful for here in the United States. We enjoy freedoms unheard of in many countries, but, as the old saying goes, freedom isn’t free. That’s why we come together as a country each and every year on Memorial Day to remember and celebrate every member of our armed forces who gave their lives so we can continue enjoying everything that makes our country so great. With that in mind, here are some of the best Memorial Day 2017 parades and events around Tampa, FL. (more…)

Ford auctions off Jet inspired 2015 Mustang at EAA

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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Last month, Oshkosh, WI played host to the largest air show in the country, the Experimental Aircraft Association, or the EAA. With the air buzzing as planes zoomed above, showing off power, turning, and precision, Ford decided to show off and then auction for charity its one of a kind 2015 Ford F-35 Lightning II Edition Mustang. The auctioned Mustang is one of the first ever of the all new redesigned Mustangs to be sold, making it especially valuable. How valuable? (more…)

Tampa Area Fourth of July Celebrations 2014

Saturday, June 28th, 2014
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Enjoy the Fireworks!

Start off your Fourth of July festivities with a blast. Enjoy some family fun and fireworks in the Tampa, FL area this year. There are a lot of Tampa area Fourth of July celebrations in 2014 to choose from. Take your pick and enjoy the show.

Clearwater Celebrates America
Coachman Park – Clearwater, FL
July 4, 2014

If you are in the Clearwater area, stop in at Clearwater Celebrates America. Admission to the show is free and fun for the whole family. Take in the live music of the Mostly Pops Orchestra and the Wilsons. There will be food and drinks on hand. Don’t forget about fun for the kids either. Children’s activities will run from 5 to 9 p.m. and will include a mascot parade, face painting, and games. The grand finale fireworks show will begin at 9:30 p.m., so get a seat early and enjoy the booming display.

Hometown USA Celebration
Florida Auto Exchange Stadium – Dunedin, FL
July 4, 2014

The City of Dunedin and the Dunedin Blue Jays have teamed up to give you the Hometown USA Celebration. Kick the night off with a ballgame at 4:15 p.m. and then a live concert with The Greg Billings Band. Then end the night with a one of a kind fireworks display starting at 9:30 p.m.

Gulfport’s Fourth of July Celebration
Gulfport Beach Waterfront Complex and Downtown District – Gulfport, FL
July 4, 2014

The party starts early with Marina’s Fishing Derby at 8 a.m. There are attractions for all ages including a Sand Sculpture Contest featuring nautical themes and a Kidzone on the beach for the little ones. There will also be some live music by the Echo84 Band from 5 to 9 p.m. Make sure to check out the parade on Beach Boulevard at 6 p.m. and cap off the family fun with a terrific fireworks extravaganza at 9:05 p.m. Join in the fun at Gulfport’s Fourth of July Celebration.

Enjoy the Tampa area Fourth of July celebrations in 2014 with the whole family. Travel in style to whichever party you choose in a new Ford from Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL