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Holidays at UTC

November 16, 2022 Fun

The holidays shine brightest at University Town Center! Now through January 2, shop, dine and play in the most festive way.

Seasonal Shopping

Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list, with unique finds at more than 250 shops within UTC.

Holiday Eats

Delight in seasonal sweets and holiday eats at over 100 eateries and restaurants.

Festive Fun

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year in a place brimming with holiday cheer.
Seasonal experiences include:

  • Spectacular Nightly Light Shows: Enjoy the sights and sounds of the season with shows along Cattlemen Rd.
    6:30 PM-9:30 PM, shows run every 30 minutes
  • The Rink at UTC, presented by Tampa Bay Rays: Lace up your skates for some wintertime fun!
    East District at UTC, near PopStroke
  • Holiday Movies Under The Stars: Watch classic holiday films under the stars and enjoy onsite concessions.
    Fridays & Saturdays at 7 PM | West District at UTC,  near Ford’s Garage
  • Fireworks: Saturdays at 9 PM
  • Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides* ($10 per passenger): Pick up/drop off at the Stable on Cattlemen Rd.
    Thursdays-Sundays from 6 PM-10 PM *Rides provided on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Live Entertainment: Hear holly jolly musical performances on The Green. 


    For a sleigh full of other holiday events happening this season, visit the event page.

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