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When the sun goes down over Tampa Bay, the average temperature is a pleasant 26 degrees celsius, making the summer evenings the perfect time to discover all of the attractions that the region has to offer.

Busch Gardens is hosting its annual ‘Summer Nights’ events every evening through to August 18. Highlights include a ‘Cheetah Hunt’ ride, the Kinetix music and acrobatics show on the Gwazi Park Stage and a nightly fireworks finale.

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For a more tropical feel, Adventure Islands’ ‘Island Nights’ are running every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening through to August 10, offering live entertainment, games on the beach and delicious tropical cuisine.

The Florida Aquarium’s ‘Summer Fun Nights’ offer extended hours and discounted admission on select Thursday evenings before August 8. See a performance by The Florida Aquarium Mermaids or experience Tampa Bay’s wildlife on a Wild Dolphin Cruise.

 Or you can simply relax at the Sail Pavilion’s ‘Brews & Bites’ evenings on August 9 and September 13. The waterfront bar features food trucks, live entertainment and craft beers at the Beer Garden.