As the song goes, "when the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that's amoré" and love it is when it comes to those irresistibly cheesy pies. You can help crown the winner of Best Pizza of the Bay at the Tampa Pizza Festival this Fall.Hang out at Tampa Waterworks Park and test some of the best pizzas places from the Tampa Bay area all in one place. Whether you crave a crispy crust or wanna dive with a Chicago-style deep dish, you'll get a chance to try a wide variety of pies at this za' fest.

Music will be playing all day, with the event running from 11am-10pm - you'll be stuffin' your face with pies and dancing to the beat. Wash it all down with a craft brew or some liquor from the bar for a treat-yo-self Saturday in October.

The festival will also feature games, activities, and tons of raffles for prizes - you may just get lucky and head home with something cool.

General admission is $10, while vendor tickets to get pizza, booze, and other special items are $5 each. After you've tried your pies, cast your vote and decide who gets to wear the crown of Best Pizza of The Bay.

Tampa Bay Pizza Festival

Price: $10 General Admission; $5/vendor ticket to get items from featured vendors. Ticket packages including additional vendor tickets and general admission increase in price but include more value for your money. Purchase or review all ticket packages here.

When: Saturday, October, 19th11am-10pm

Where: Waterworks Park - 1710 N Highland Ave, Tampa, Florida, 33602.

Why you should go: Try all the different pizzas and vote for the winner of Best Pizza in the Bay! They'll have everything from thin crust to deep dish, as well as craft brews, liquor, and other special vendor items. Try your luck with the raffles to win awesome prizes, participate in games, and dance to music all day long.


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