April 29, 2013

UPDATE: The RITZ Ybor Box-Office Hours


UPDATE The RITZ Ybor Box-Office will NOW be open 12pm to 5pm on day of shows. All tickets are available for purchase online at www.theritzybor.com.  Please continue e-mailing tickets@theritzybor.com for any info on upcoming concerts & special events!

April 17, 2013

ZZ WARD @ THE RITZ YBOR ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 2013


The RITZ Ybor presents ZZ Ward at The RITZ Ybor on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 as part of the 2013 Royal Room Live Concert Series.
 
ZZ Ward (born Zsuszsanna Eva Ward in Pennsylvania) is an American singer, musician and songwriter who has appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and the CONAN show.  She recently released her debut album Till the Casket Drops featuring the hit single "Put The Gun Down."

The RITZ Ybor’s 2013 Royal Room Live Concert Series takes place in the venue’s front room known as the Royal Room.  This series comes on the heels and success of previous concerts in the Royal Room that garnered a very enthusiastic response from patrons who all applauded the more intimate concert setting and atmosphere.

Doors for ZZ Ward open at 6:30pm with the show tentatively scheduled to start at 7:30pm.
 
General Admission tickets are $13.00 (advance) and $15.00 (day of show) and can be purchased online at www.thertizybor.com or at The RITZ Ybor Box-Office open 1pm to 6pm every Wednesday thru Saturday, and at 12pm on day of shows.  Tickets can also be purchased via phone by calling The RITZ Ybor Box-Office at (813) 248-9210.
 
For more information on ZZ Ward, please visit www.zzward.com

WMNF 88.5FM Tropical Heatwave @ The RITZ Ybor 5/11/2013

WMNF 88.5FM's TROPICAL HEATWAVE RETURNS TO THE RITZ YBOR ON SATURDAY, MAY 11, 2013



Since 1982, Tropical Heatwave has been a rite of spring for fans of eclectic music. Tropical Heatwave now spreads all over Ybor City, presenting an incredible lineup of diverse entertainment with more than 60 bands on multiple stages. The event has not only become one that brings all of Ybor City alive with great music and parties, it has also become a near perfect example of the public radio-local community/business partnership that is now emulated in other markets throughout the country. This year’s two-day event will include several venues located on Ybor City’s 7th Avenue, with stages in several historic locations and enclosed parking lots – including The RITZ Ybor on Saturday, May 11, 2013.

The RITZ Ybor Lineup:
  • 5:30-6:45pm: Suenalo (Afro-Latin-funk)
  • 7:10-8:20pm: Nikki Hill (Soul, blues and rockabilly)
  • 8:45-10:00pm: Ana Popovic (Scorching blues)
  • 10:25-11:40pm: Cody ChesnuTT (Soul, funk, rock)
  • 12:00am-1:30am: Cope (jamband rock/funk)

Other participating venues include the Cuban Club on Friday, May 10, 2013 and Creative Loafing's CL Space, the Cuban Club, El Pasaje Plaza, New World Brewery, The Crowbar and The Roosevelt 2.0 on Saturday, May 11, 2013.

Friday: $20 advance, $30 at the gate
Saturday: $30 advance, $40 at the gate
Weekend Pass: $40 advance, $50 at the gate
Youth ticket $12 single day, $18 weekend pass (ages 12-20) - youth tickets not available online, by phone 813-238-9001 M-F 9am-5pm or in person only

Ticket Link: http://www.wmnf.org/heatwave/tickets

April 12, 2013

Cigar City Blues Band: Cinco de Mayo @ The RITZ Ybor 5/5/2013


CIGAR CITY BLUES BAND LIVE @ THE RITZ YBOR ON SUNDAY, MAY 5, 2013


Cigar City Blues Band will perform LIVE from the Royal Room of The RITZ Ybor on Cinco de Mayo, Sunday, May 5, 2013.  Doors for the concert open at 4:30pm, and the show is scheduled to start at 5pm.  Tickets are only $10 at the door with proceeds to help benefit Breast Cancer Awareness.

April 9, 2013

Face to Face at The RITZ Ybor 5/31/2013

FACE TO FACE LIVE AT THE RITZ YBOR ON FRIDAY, MAY 31, 2013


Punk rockers Face to Face will perform at The RITZ Ybor on Saturday, May 31, 2013 with Teenage Bottlerocket, Blacklist Royals and Joshua Black Wilkins.  Tickets are available for purchase ONLINE starting at 10am on Friday, April 12, 2013.

April 2, 2013

97X Freebie Weebie: Paper Tongues concert @ The RITZ Ybor 4/6/2013


Coors Light presents 97X Freebie Weebie with Paper Tongues, Tallhart and Lions After Dark at The RITZ Ybor on Saturday, April 6, 2013.  CLICK HERE for a listing of Ticket Drop location to pick-up YOUR FREE TICKET to the show.

Creative Loafing 25th Birthday Bash @ The RITZ Ybor 4/20/2013

CREATIVE LOAFING 25TH BIRTHDAY BASH @ THE RITZ YBOR ON SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2013


Its all about Creative Loafing Tampa... The official closing night party of the Creative Loafing Festival. Join them as they celebrate 25 years in Tampa Bay with a special birthday proclamation from Tampa mayor Bob Buckhorn, live music from Juliet Simms (Automatic Loveletter, NBC’s “The Voice” Season 2), The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Win Win Winter (reunion), Sons of Hippies, Camille Dupree and Broken Fetters, Zulu Wave, Dynasty, Types, The Gita (reunion) with Infinite Skillz, The Dead Popes, The Northwest, Luxury Mane, Florida Night Heat, The Soft Rock Renegades and more. Also fashions by La Violette and Spathose, curated by Vertical; a special Ybor City performance by “Noel Berlin, Cabaret Detective;” art; signature cocktails; cupcakes and more surprises!

Tickets are available online RIGHT HERE.  This is an Ages 21+ event.

 

The Don't Pray For Us Tour: Asking Alexandria @ The RITZ Ybor 4/28/2013

The DON'T PRAY FOR US TOUR FEATURING ASKING ALEXANDRIA @ THE RITZ YBOR ON SUNDAY, APRIL 28, 2013

  
  

Asking Alexandria will be headlining The "Don't Pray For Us" tour that will be stopping by The RITZ Ybor on Sunday, April 28, 2013.  Support will be provided by Whitechapel, Motionless In White, Chimaira and I Killed The Prom Queen.

Tickets are available at The RITZ Ybor Box-Office (813) 248-9210 and online RIGHT HERE.

Olly Murs @ THe RITZ Ybor 5/8/2013

OLLY MURS @ THE RITZ YBOR ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013


International superstar Olly Murs will perform live at The RITZ Ybor on Wednesday, May 8, 2013.  After conquering the charts overseas, Olly's current single "Troublemaker" with Flo Rida is rapidly rising up the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 charts.

Tickets are available at The RITZ Ybor Box-Office (813) 248-9210 and online RIGHT HERE.

Grizzly Bear @ The RITZ Ybor 6/19/2013

GRIZZLY BEAR @ THE RITZ YBOR ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2013


Indie-rock band GRIZZLY BEAR from Brooklyn, New York will perform at The RITZ Ybor on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 in support of their new album Shields.  

Tickets are available at The RITZ Ybor Box-Office (813) 248-9210 or online RIGHT HERE.