Events

JLT Volunteers at Special Events

The Junior League of Tampa hosts a variety of events throughout the year. From our signature fundraising events to our community outreach programs to our prospective member meet ups, there is always a new way to engage with the League.

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Holiday Gift Market

The Holiday Gift Market is The Junior League of Tampa’s largest fundraiser and a Tampa tradition. For 16 years, our volunteer members have created a unique shopping experience with curated merchants from across the country. More than 20,000 shoppers visit the Holiday Gift Market each year to kick off their holiday season and support our community programs.

The 2022 Holiday Gift Market is scheduled for November 10-13th.

Holiday Gift Market Merchants

The Holiday Gift Market accepts merchants from a variety of categories including Apparel, Home & Holiday Décor, Gourmet Food, and more.

Holiday Gift Market Sponsors

The Holiday Gift Market offers companies a unique sponsorship opportunity, with outstanding visibility among JLT’s 1,900 members and thousands of shoppers from across the region.

Holiday Gift Market Shoppers

The Holiday Gift Market is a shopping experience featuring unique merchants, special events, and the chance to support our work in the community.

Gasparilla Invasion Party

Gasparilla logoThe Junior League of Tampa’s Gasparilla Invasion Party is the perfect way to participate Tampa’s signature holiday. Our Headquarters located on Davis Islands offers one of the best views of the annual invasion.

Save the date for the 2023 Gasparilla Invasion Party on Saturday, January 28th. 

The Annual Gala

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The Annual Gala is a black-tie optional event bringing together changemakers and community partners to honor our collective effort to improve our community.

Each year, a local leader will be honored with the 1926 Legacy Award and receive a $10,000 grant to support an organization making a difference for Tampa Bay families.

These men and women have dedicated their lives to serving the Tampa Bay community. Learn more about their leadership and legacies.

The Annual Gala sponsors will have the opportunity to invest in the Tampa community while also promoting their brand.