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2024 River O’Green Festival

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join Us at the River O'Green Festival

Tampa Sister Cities Committee, Inc. is affiliated with Sister Cities International

The Tampa-South Dublin Sister Cities Committee
invites you to the River O'Green Festival


Curtis Hixon Park 🍀 600 N Ashley Dr.  🍀 Tampa

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Saturday, March 16, 2024

Join us for an Irish celebration

Free to the Public

River O' Green

River O’ Green, presented by Grow Financial, is set to return to Tampa’s Downtown on March 16th from 11am – 6pm! River O’ Green is an annual, free event to kick off the St. Patrick’s Day holiday, as the Hillsborough River is transformed into a bright shade of green. This day of festive fun at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park will feature live music, kids activities, food trucks, and of course, beer.

Performance Schedule:

  • 11:15am – 12:45pm: Paddy O’Furniture Performance (Main Stage)
  • 11:30am: TBD (Terrace Stage)
  • 1:00pm: Finnegan Irish Dance Academy Performance (Terrace Stage)
  • 1:15pm – 2:45pm: TBD (Main Stage)
  • 2:30pm: TBD (Terrace Stage)
  • 3:00pm: Finnegan Irish Dance Academy Performance (Terrace Stage)
  • 3:30pm: Pet Costume Contest Sponsored by Barrymore Hotel (Terrace Stage)
  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm: Phoenix Five Performance (Main Stage)

Event Sponsors

  • Grow Financial
  • TECO
  • Freedom Boat Club
  • Barrymore Hotel
  • Busch Gardens
  • Kuducom

Volunteers Needed

I hope this message finds you well and ready for some fun and camaraderie! As you may know, the River O'Green Festival is happening this Saturday, and we are thrilled to announce that Tampa Sister Cities will have a tent at the event! This is a fantastic opportunity for us to showcase the spirit of international friendship and community that lies at the heart of our organization.

However, to make our presence as impactful as possible, we need your help. We are looking for volunteers to help manage our tent throughout the festival, which runs from 11 AM to 6 PM. Whether you're an experienced volunteer or looking to lend a hand for the first time, we would love to have you join us!

We understand that everyone has busy schedules, so we are looking for volunteers to fill in as many 1-hour gaps as possible. This flexible approach allows you to enjoy the festival and contribute at a time that is most convenient for you. If you are interested in volunteering, please complete the form below to select your preferred hour(s). Your time and enthusiasm will greatly contribute to the success of our tent and the festival as a whole.

This is a wonderful opportunity to engage with the community, meet new people, and enjoy the festivities. Plus, volunteering with Tampa Sister Cities is always a fun and rewarding experience. Don't miss out on being part of something special this weekend!

Thank you for considering this opportunity to volunteer and support Tampa Sister Cities. If you have any questions or need further information, please don't hesitate to get in touch. Let's make the River O'Green Festival a memorable event for our community and visitors alike!



Curtis Hixon Park
600 N Ashley Dr
Tampa, FL 33602 United States
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