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Shows & Events for Kids

Carrollwood Cultural Center strives to make a positive impact on local youth by featuring a number of children’s events and theatre performances throughout the year. Educational themes are often woven throughout kid-friendly, entertaining shows to create a positive and enriching experience for the whole family.

Upcoming Shows & Events for Kids

(Visit our Calendar for more events.)

MR. TOMMY’S Holiday Party @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Dec 22 @ 2:00 pm
MR. TOMMY'S Holiday Party @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
2:00 pm
What happens when Santa’s reindeer all come down with a case of the Silly Flying Flu? Join Mr. Tommy for a rockin’ holiday concert celebration filled with classic children’s songs and a few surprises, too![...]
FRANZINI FAMILY SCIENCE CIRCUS @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Jan 7 @ 10:30 am
FRANZINI FAMILY SCIENCE CIRCUS @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
Join Professor Franzini and Lippo the Clown for an action-packed science show.  Circus props, juggling, magic and more will turn this three-ring show into a science lesson. Presented by The Franzini Family. Areas of study include:[...]
FRANZINI FAMILY SCIENCE CIRCUS @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Jan 8 @ 10:30 am
FRANZINI FAMILY SCIENCE CIRCUS @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
Join Professor Franzini and Lippo the Clown for an action-packed science show.  Circus props, juggling, magic and more will turn this three-ring show into a science lesson. Presented by The Franzini Family. Areas of study include:[...]
FRANZINI FAMILY SCIENCE CIRCUS @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Jan 9 @ 10:30 am
FRANZINI FAMILY SCIENCE CIRCUS @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
Join Professor Franzini and Lippo the Clown for an action-packed science show.  Circus props, juggling, magic and more will turn this three-ring show into a science lesson. Presented by The Franzini Family. Areas of study include:[...]
BANANIMAGINATION! @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Jan 22 @ 10:30 am
BANANIMAGINATION! @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
What makes a great story? How can you put a LOT into the PLOT? “Bananimagination” is the term Shana Banana uses to describe the wonderful world of delving into your own creative mind and making[...]
FAIRY TALES GONE BANANAS! @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Jan 23 @ 10:30 am
FAIRY TALES GONE BANANAS! @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
A Fairy Godmother who has a fit of sneezes? A not-so-evil dragon prince who wants to plant flowers? A vain and bullish beetle? An alligator and a dog who want to trade noses? A boy[...]
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[...]
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[...]
MEET DR. KING @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 19 @ 10:30 am
MEET DR. KING @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
Meet Dr. King is a wonderful introduction to the life and work of one of America’s most influential men. This show is perfect for younger audiences. Serving to introduce students to major concepts of Black[...]
MEET DR. KING @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 19 @ 11:45 am
MEET DR. KING @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
11:45 am
Meet Dr. King is a wonderful introduction to the life and work of one of America’s most influential men. This show is perfect for younger audiences. Serving to introduce students to major concepts of Black[...]
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[...]