"Tampa is the Cigar City – there isn’t a more appropriate event for Tampa to host than the Tampa Cigar Festival. It’s a chance to celebrate our community's cultural diversity and history - all while supporting a good cause."
~ Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn.
Parking is available at several nearby parking garages, lots and metered street spaces. Closest garage is South Regional Parking Garage (301 Channelside Drive), across street from park and just west of Forum.
Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park, 601 Old Water Street, downtown Tampa, on south side of Old Water Street, across street from Tampa Bay Times Forum, on Hillsborough River. Site is about two blocks from Selmon Crosstown Expressway (Exit 6A-B eastbound to Channelside Drive or Exit 7 westbound to E. Brorein Street), and convenient to I-275, I-4, and State Road 60 (Kennedy Blvd.).