Events & Performances

At the Carrollwood Cultural Center, magic is around every corner. Music fills the air, colors dress the walls, dancers float on stage and drama evokes emotion. The Center has been honored to host an array of local talents from visual artists, instrumentalists, singers, dancers and theatre groups. We also host several outdoor music festivals and events throughout the year. We look forward to introducing more area talent through future performances and concerts. Who knows? Perhaps our next headliner will be you!

Upcoming Events & Performances

SWEETHEART DANCE @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 1 @ 8:00 pm
SWEETHEART DANCE @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
8:00 pm
A Sweetheart Dance led by The Carrollwood Jukebox  Dance the night away with Carrollwood Jukebox – a live big band playing some of the most popular hip swivelin’, jump jivin’, swing dancin’, Latin lovin’, waltz and cha-cha[...]
“Casablanca” @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
"Casablanca" @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
1:00 pm
Join us for a free showing of Casablanca presented by Carrollwood Village HOAs.  Healthy snacks and beverages will be provided. Admission is free and reservations are not required. About the Movie Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart), who[...]
NORTH TAMPA MARKET @ Carrollwood Cultural Center
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
NORTH TAMPA MARKET @ Carrollwood Cultural Center | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:00 am
A monthly outdoor market located in the park behind the Center. This event is hosted by Tampa Bay Markets with fresh food, hand crafts and live music. The North Tampa Market is held the second[...]
Gallery Opening: TESA @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Gallery Opening: TESA @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
5:00 pm
“City Fantasy 2” — supplied by TESA MORE INFO
THE FAIRY TALES OF GRIMM @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 11 @ 10:30 am
THE FAIRY TALES OF GRIMM @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
Tales such as The Bremen Town Musicians, Rapunzel, Hansel & Gretel, and Snow White come to the stage in a classical 19th-century theatrical melodrama. A heroine is captured by an evil villain and a hero[...]
THE RELUCTANT DRAGON @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 12 @ 10:30 am
THE RELUCTANT DRAGON @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
In this charming adaptation of Kenneth Grahame’s tale, Sir George is hired to slay a dragon just because she is different. However, when Sir George meets the dragon, he realizes that the dragon is more[...]
Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm
JAZZ WITH JIM & Special Guest: Bobby DeAngelis @ Carrollwood Cultural Center | Tampa | Florida | United States
7:30 pm
Jazz with Jim is a monthly concert hosted by Jim Burge and The Jazz Directions. The concert is best known for fusing personal stories by the musicians with popular jazz tunes suited for that month’s[...]
TAMPA BAY CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL @ Carrollwood Cultural Center
Feb 15 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
TAMPA BAY CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL @ Carrollwood Cultural Center | Tampa | Florida | United States
12:00 pm
The Tampa Bay Chocolate Festival is back for its fifth year. Food trucks of all kinds will be out incorporating yummy chocolate into their menu in both sweet and savory selections.  Local gourmet food trucks[...]
LET FREEDOM RING: Music & Poetry of Black History @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 18 @ 10:30 am
LET FREEDOM RING: Music & Poetry of Black History @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
Perhaps never has language been used more thoughtfully or effectively than those who fought for freedom and the equal rights of all people.  Experience these uniquely powerful and beautiful words and melodies in this moving[...]
LET FREEDOM RING: Music & Poetry of Black History @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 18 @ 11:45 am
LET FREEDOM RING: Music & Poetry of Black History @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
11:45 am
Perhaps never has language been used more thoughtfully or effectively than those who fought for freedom and the equal rights of all people.  Experience these uniquely powerful and beautiful words and melodies in this moving[...]
LET FREEDOM RING: Music & Poetry of Black History @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 19 @ 10:30 am
LET FREEDOM RING: Music & Poetry of Black History @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
Perhaps never has language been used more thoughtfully or effectively than those who fought for freedom and the equal rights of all people.  Experience these uniquely powerful and beautiful words and melodies in this moving[...]
LET FREEDOM RING: Music & Poetry of Black History @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 19 @ 11:45 am
LET FREEDOM RING: Music & Poetry of Black History @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
11:45 am
Perhaps never has language been used more thoughtfully or effectively than those who fought for freedom and the equal rights of all people.  Experience these uniquely powerful and beautiful words and melodies in this moving[...]
CECE TENEAL & SOUL KAMOTION @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 28 @ 8:00 pm
CECE TENEAL & SOUL KAMOTION @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
8:00 pm
CeCe Teneal & Soul Kamotion make their Center debut featuring songs from their new album, “#5or5000” and a special tribute to the Queen of Soul — Aretha Franklin.  The funkiest musicians to ever touch the[...]
RAISE YOUR VOICE with the Carrollwood Winds @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Mar 1 @ 4:00 pm
RAISE YOUR VOICE with the Carrollwood Winds @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
4:00 pm
The Carrollwood Winds, under the direction of Reed Stricsek, will perform with special guests from the Carrollwood Community Chorus. The Winds is a concert band comprised of local community members who are committed to performance. Members[...]
’70s Decade Party @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
'70s Decade Party @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
7:00 pm
So here’s the skinny: We have a serious case of disco fever and it is multiplying! If you can dig it, dust off your platform shoes, pair them with some epic bellbottoms, and boogie down[...]
JAZZ WITH JIM @ Carrollwood Cultural Center
Mar 13 @ 7:30 pm
JAZZ WITH JIM @ Carrollwood Cultural Center | Tampa | Florida | United States
7:30 pm
Jazz with Jim is a monthly concert hosted by Jim Burge and The Jazz Directions. The concert is best known for fusing personal stories by the musicians with popular jazz tunes suited for that month’s[...]
NORTH TAMPA MARKET @ Carrollwood Cultural Center
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
NORTH TAMPA MARKET @ Carrollwood Cultural Center | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:00 am
A monthly outdoor market located in the park behind the Center. This event is hosted by Tampa Bay Markets with fresh food, hand crafts and live music. The North Tampa Market is held the second[...]
Art Reception: Floating Vessels @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Mar 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Reception: Floating Vessels @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
5:30 pm
“Sunrise on the Harbor” by Caroline Karp MORE INFO
Artist Meet & Greet with Bibzi Priori @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Mar 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Artist Meet & Greet with Bibzi Priori @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
5:30 pm
“Seagull” by Bibzi Priori MORE INFO
Artist Meet & Greet: Robyn Crosa @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Mar 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Artist Meet & Greet: Robyn Crosa @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
5:30 pm
MORE INFO
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Mar 27 @ 8:00 pm
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
8:00 pm
TITANIC The Musical  Story & Book by Music & Lyrics by Peter Stone Maury Yeston Produced on Broadway by Dodger Theatricals, Richard S. Pechter and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Performed by[...]
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Mar 28 @ 8:00 pm
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
8:00 pm
TITANIC The Musical  Story & Book by Music & Lyrics by Peter Stone Maury Yeston Produced on Broadway by Dodger Theatricals, Richard S. Pechter and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Performed by[...]
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Mar 29 @ 2:00 pm
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
2:00 pm
TITANIC The Musical  Story & Book by Music & Lyrics by Peter Stone Maury Yeston Produced on Broadway by Dodger Theatricals, Richard S. Pechter and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Performed by[...]
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Apr 3 @ 8:00 pm
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
8:00 pm
TITANIC The Musical  Story & Book by Music & Lyrics by Peter Stone Maury Yeston Produced on Broadway by Dodger Theatricals, Richard S. Pechter and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Performed by[...]
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Apr 4 @ 8:00 pm
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
8:00 pm
TITANIC The Musical  Story & Book by Music & Lyrics by Peter Stone Maury Yeston Produced on Broadway by Dodger Theatricals, Richard S. Pechter and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Performed by[...]
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Apr 5 @ 2:00 pm
TITANIC: The Musical @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
2:00 pm
TITANIC The Musical  Story & Book by Music & Lyrics by Peter Stone Maury Yeston Produced on Broadway by Dodger Theatricals, Richard S. Pechter and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Performed by[...]
“Easter Parade” @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Apr 6 @ 1:00 pm
"Easter Parade" @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
1:00 pm
Join us for a free showing of Easter Parade presented by Carrollwood Village HOAs.  Healthy snacks and beverages will be provided.  Admission is free and reservations are not required. About the Movie In this lavish musical,[...]
NORTH TAMPA MARKET @ Carrollwood Cultural Center
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
NORTH TAMPA MARKET @ Carrollwood Cultural Center | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:00 am
A monthly outdoor market located in the park behind the Center. This event is hosted by Tampa Bay Markets with fresh food, hand crafts and live music. The North Tampa Market is held the second[...]
JIM BURGE JAZZ FESTIVAL @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Apr 17 @ 7:30 pm
JIM BURGE JAZZ FESTIVAL @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
7:30 pm
April is Jazz Appreciation Month! Celebrate by joining us for a weekend dedicated to jazz and the man responsible for bringing jazz music to our Center: Jim Burge!  This 4th Annual event will feature student[...]
JIM BURGE JAZZ FESTIVAL @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm
JIM BURGE JAZZ FESTIVAL @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
6:00 pm
April is Jazz Appreciation Month! Celebrate by joining us for a weekend dedicated to jazz and the man responsible for bringing jazz music to our Center: Jim Burge!  This 4th Annual event will feature student[...]
Art Reception: Mother Earth @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Apr 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Reception: Mother Earth @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
5:30 pm
Mother of Eve (1) MORE INFO
Awards Reception: Filling in the Boxes @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Apr 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Awards Reception: Filling in the Boxes @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
5:30 pm
MORE INFO
MR. TOMMY’S Spring into Spring @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm
MR. TOMMY'S Spring into Spring @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
2:00 pm
It’s the ultimate rock concert for kids! With a guitar in his hands, Mr. Tommy delivers a high-energy show that has kids singing, jumping, and dreaming.  Composer and Author Tommy Girvin has been touring the[...]
FAMILY GAME NIGHT @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Community Room)
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
FAMILY GAME NIGHT @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Community Room)
6:30 pm
It’s been a long week and you’re ready for the weekend. Your first big decision? Should you be the red, blue, yellow or green pawn? Get your game face on and join other families as[...]