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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    Jan 6th 8am-1pm

    Tarpon Springs Ephiphany Celebration

    January 6th 8am-1pm

    Join us for our annual Ephiphany celebration every 6th of January. There are lots of events scheduled around the main event of retrieving the cross from the bayou.

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    January 14-15-16

    Arts & Crafts Festival

    January 14-15 10am-6pm,
    16th 10am-5pm

    Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Art and Craft Festival. Welcoming more than 90 of the nation's top artist and crafters with Made in the USA creations. From jewelry to ceramics to plants to photography to paintings and homemade soap, something to please everyone.

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    March 25-26

    Arts & Crafts Festival

    March 25-26 10am-6pm, 10am-5pm

    Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Art and Craft Festival. Welcoming more than 90 of the nation's top artist and crafters with Made in the USA creations. From jewelry to ceramics to plants to photography to paintings and homemade soap, something to please everyone.

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    April 1-2

    Arts & Crafts Festival

    April 1-2 10am-6pm, 10am-5pm

    Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Art and Craft Festival. Welcoming more than 90 of the nation's top artist and crafters with Made in the USA creations. From jewelry to ceramics to plants to photography to paintings and homemade soap, something to please everyone.

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    April 8-9

    Fine Arts Festival

    April 8-9 10am-6pm, 10am-5pm

    The Tarpon Springs Fine Arts Festival on the Bayou is the premier event for which every Tarpon Springs resident takes great pride. This is one of the top rated shows in the nation. It is a juried show with over 250 applicants annually.

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    September 2-3-4

    Arts & Crafts Festival

    September 2-3-4 10am-6pm, 10am-6pm, 16th 10am-5pm

    Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Art and Craft Festival. Welcoming more than 90 of the nation's top artist and crafters with Made in the USA creations. From jewelry to ceramics to plants to photography to paintings and homemade soap, something to please everyone.

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    October 28-29

    Arts & Crafts Festival

    October 28-29 10am-6pm, 10am-5pm

    Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Art and Craft Festival. Welcoming more than 90 of the nation's top artist and crafters with Made in the USA creations. From jewelry to ceramics to plants to photography to paintings and homemade soap, something to please everyone.