Event Map

How To Margarita Fest


1. Buy Tickets

Westshore Pizza Main Stage


Fireworks Show - 9:45pm

Thomas Wynn & The Believers - 6:15pm

Amber Lynn Nicol - 4:45pm

Southern Train - 3:20pm

KEKO & Mo Gravy - 2:10pm

Kirk McEwen Band - 1:00pm

Gates Open 1:00PM 

GA Admission

GA Pre-Sale - $10 ('til 4/30)

GA Advance - $15 ('til 5/24)

GA Door - $20 (If Available) 

GA Admission gives you access to the Tampa Bay Margarita Festival with re-entry privileges and enjoy the live band on stage all day, games, and more while you enjoy your margaritas ($4-$8 per drink)   

Only a certain number of tickets will be sold to ensure a great festival experience.  The 2013 event sold out days prior.  Buy your tickets now before its too late! 

VIP Experience

VIP Pre-sale - $75 ('til 4/30)

VIP Advance - $85 ('til 5/24) 

VIP Door - $100 (If Available) 

The La Vie Grand Marnier VIP Experience Admission gives you access to the "Grand Marnier VIP Cantina" at the Tampa Bay Margarita Festival where ENDLESS MARGARITAS  will be served from your own VIP Bar, Including the top shelf Grand Marnier Margaritas made with Top Shelf Tequilas.   (Endless margaritas in Grand Marnier VIP Cantina ONLY, not throughout event)

The Grand Marnier VIP Cantina will feature decorated shaded areas with lounge furnitures, more seating, and cooling system.  


Quantities Limited!  Only 500 Tickets Available! the 2013 VIP Experience sold out weeks prior to event.  Buy yours now! 


Souvenir Glass

$12 at event 

$10 Pre-sale

Includes one fill of your choice of Margaritas (top shelf extra).

The Tampa Bay Margarita Festival Souvenir Margarita Glass will hold 18 oz. of your favorite margarita for your use and enjoyment all year long.  

Use it to remind you of the fun you had at the Margarita Festival as you wait for next year's festival.  

Quantities Limited. Reserve yours now!  

Margarita Glass made of NAS Acrylic Plastic that is FDA compliant and BPA free.  Made in the USA!  This is for the Margarita Glass only and does not gain admission to the Festival.


VIP Cabana

You and 20 of your friends will enjoy a private, elevated, and decorated shaded area with your own tent, lounge seating, and outside lounge area at the Tampa Bay Margarita Festival.  

Enjoy prime stage views and your very own cocktail server! In addition to enjoying the same privilege and access to the Grand Marnier VIP Cantina,you will enjoy PRIVATE BOTTLE SERVICE with Don Julio Tequilas (first round only).  You'd also get first dibs to any Don Julio Swags we get! 


CLICK HERE for more details.

You could also display your company's banner (optional) so its a great option for a company outing or entertain clients!

We only have space for a few of these, so reserve yours now!  


Grand Tequila 

Grand Tequila Tasting Experience for the tequila afficionados with food pairings by the Epicurean Hotel.  (Separate ticketed event)


2. Invite Friends

3. Check Out our 35+ Margarita Flavors

4. Prep Your Taste Buds

5. Try ALL Margaritas 

6. Plan Ahead - Fest Responsibly

Where to Stay?

Need a place to stay? Tampa Bay Margarita Festival's Official hotel partner:


Howard Johnson by Wyndham Tampa Downtown  

Code: CGMARG www.tampahjp.com

Special Rate: $95 a night 

Free Shuttle/Walk To/From Event All day 

20% Food and Beverage at Hotel Property


Epicurean Hotel 



Special Rate: $149 a night 


Need a Ride? 

Please do not drink and drive!  If you had one too many, please utilize the following services:  

Download the App and use code BIGCITY for free $25 towards your first ride!