The Sponge Industry helped build a Greek Community that is now famous not only for the worlds finest sponges, but for some of the finest Greek Restaurants, Markets, and Bakeries in the Country. What will you find in Tarpon Springs? The Sponge Docks, Greek Restaurants, Bakeries, Attractions, Natural Sponges, Sponge Diving, Tours, Sightseeing Cruises, Unique Greek and Florida Souvenirs, lots of Shopping, Sightseeing and Live Entertainment (Bouzoukia).

Tarpon Springs is the perfect day trip from Tampa, Clearwater, St Pete, Sarasota, Pasco and Orlando. Check out our history, culture and some of the best Greek Food you've ever had! We are just minutes away from Tampa. Come visit our Greece. Click_here to see where we are.



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    June 7th, 2014

    Night in the Islands

    Saturday June 7th, 6:00pm - 11:00pm

    Dinner, Dancing and Live Entertainment at the Sponge Docks Dine under the stars and enjoy some of the finest Greek food outside of Athens.

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    July 12th, 2014

    Night in the Islands

    Saturday July 12th, 6:00pm - 11:00pm

    Dinner, Dancing and Live Entertainment at the Sponge Docks Dine under the stars and enjoy some of the finest Greek food outside of Athens.

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    August 2nd, 2014

    Night in the Islands

    Saturday August 2nd, 6:00pm - 11:00pm

    Dinner, Dancing and Live Entertainment at the Sponge Docks Dine under the stars and enjoy some of the finest Greek food outside of Athens.

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    August 16th, 2014

    Hippiefest

    Saturday August 16th, 2014

    Wear your tie-dye shirts and join the festivities on Saturday, Aug. 16 Downtown Tarpon Avenue and the Sponge Docks. Featuring a VW Bug Show, vendors, food and beer, live music, raffles, give-aways, prizes, and more!

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    Aug 31st - Sept 1st, 2014

    Sponge Docks Arts & Crafts Festival

    Saturday-Monday Aug 31-Sept 1st 10:00am - 6:00pm

    Temporary tents and display stands will take over a stretch of Dodecanese Boulevard with items on display and for sale such as jewelry, ceramics, plants, photographs, paintings, homemade soap and more.

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    October 4th, 2014

    Night in the Islands

    Saturday October 4th, 6:00pm - 11:00pm

    Dinner, Dancing and Live Entertainment at the Sponge Docks Dine under the stars and enjoy some of the finest Greek food outside of Athens.

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    October 17-19th, 2014

    Oktoberfest

    October 17-19th, 2014

    A German Biergarten Tent surrounded by food vendors, Arts & Crafts, Wine and Beer tastings! Cpntinuous Music, Dancing, and FUN!

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    November 1st, 2014

    Night in the Islands

    Saturday November 1st, 6:00pm - 11:00pm

    Dinner, Dancing and Live Entertainment at the Sponge Docks Dine under the stars and enjoy some of the finest Greek food outside of Athens.

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    November 14-16th, 2014

    Tarpon Springs Seafood Festival

    November 14-16th, 2014

    Tarpon Springs is not only famous for the worldÂ’s finest sponges. This town is also home to many of the area's celebrated events such as this one. Tarpon Springs features some of the finest Greek restaurants, markets, and bakeries in the country. Many of these are located on the Docks and feature some wonderful seafood dishes.