David A Straz Jr Center for the Performing Arts, Tampa, Florida, United States of America
David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts was formerly known as Tampa Bay Performing Art Center. It is located in the city of Tampa, Florida. The center was opened in 1987. In 2009, the name was changed to David A. Straz Jr, who is recognized for its donation to the said cultural institution. Also known as Straz Center, it is covering about 9 acres of land. It is within the eastern banks of Hillsborough River. Next to Adrienne Arsht Center for Performing Arts, it is known as the second-largest complex in the Southeastern region. The venue is providing a space for various events, including Broadway musical, grand opera, concerts, and performances. It is playing a huge role in the economy of the city.
The towns of Hyde Park and South Nebraska are within proximity to the performing art space. Brooker Creek Headwaters Nature Preserve is the largest habitat near the river. It is all about swamps, grassy meadows, and pine woods. Florida Estates Winery is one of the best places to taste the local wines. Morris Bridge Park is a perfect attraction for those who love animals and wildlife. It is a tourist attraction for those who love nature. Aloft Tampa Downtown is a 3-star modern hotel with facilities like Wifi and a bar. Hyde Park Hotel is casual accommodation with basic amenities to keep travelers comfortable. The Floridian Palace Hotel is a 4-star accommodation that provides several bars/lounges, concierge services, a fitness center, and a restaurant.