Category: Special Events

HRT December 2014 Roundup – Includes January, 2015 Service Changes

Let’s talk transit in Hampton Roads, VA. In addition to some bus service changes that have rolled out in the past month – and still to come, officials at Hampton Roads Transit have been talking about other issues affecting the area’s transit system. In… Continue Reading “HRT December 2014 Roundup – Includes January, 2015 Service Changes”

Let PSTA be your ride to PRIDE

Originally posted on Ride PSTA:
Who:Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA) What: Encouraging revelers to avoid traffic and parking hassles by riding PSTA to and from St. Pete Pride How:  New riders can call the PSTA InfoLine (727) 540-1900 for guidance Where: Along the Central…

My experience using HART for Tampa’s AirFest

This past March, I had the opportunity to use the HART bus system during the Tampa Bay AirFest at MacDill Air Force Base. I specifically got to use the Route 4 “shuttle” service, which ran every 15 minutes on a modified route throughout the… Continue Reading “My experience using HART for Tampa’s AirFest”

HART bus services during MacDill Air Fest 2014

Updated on 3/19/14. After a year and a half hiatus, the Air Fest (now known as the Tampa Bay AirFest) at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa is returning! The event will be held during the weekend of March 22 and 23, 2014. As… Continue Reading “HART bus services during MacDill Air Fest 2014”

UPDATE: Sequester cuts force cancellation of MacDill AirFest 2013

It’s official folks, there will be no AirFest this April at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa due to the dreaded “Sequester” cuts, according to various local media sources. Though I do not wish to get in too deep on political matters, it is… Continue Reading “UPDATE: Sequester cuts force cancellation of MacDill AirFest 2013”

Uncertainty over MacDill AirFest 2013

Revised: March 1, 2013. I had an incorrect date for the event. The weekend of April 6/7 is supposed to be the upcoming MacDill AirFest at MacDill Air Force Base in South Tampa. Usually, during the month of March, HART would unveil their plans for… Continue Reading “Uncertainty over MacDill AirFest 2013”

Merry Christmas & the Year-End Transit Roundup!

Hi everyone! I know that I’ve been lagging behind on posting as of late. I’ve been trying to get into a regular schedule, but November and December have been much busier than I thought. Holiday event planning is definitely no easy task, and I’ve… Continue Reading “Merry Christmas & the Year-End Transit Roundup!”

The RNC is just around the corner.

I’m sure many of you have been hearing for months now about the Republican National Convention coming to Tampa. But here’s a question that you may not have been able to quite answer yet; have you planned out your commute during the event? For… Continue Reading “The RNC is just around the corner.”

2010 MacDill Air Fest is here!

The 2010 MacDill AirFest (March 20 & 21) will surely bring in many visitors from across the Bay Area, just like in years past. This year, the US Navy Blue Angels are back and turnout is expected to be quite modest. Nonetheless, if you… Continue Reading “2010 MacDill Air Fest is here!”

Don’t let these events spoil your weekend commute

During the next two weekends, there will be a couple of major events happening in the Bay Area that will result in busier highways. But you don’t have to let the consistent traffic jams spoil your weekend. I have some advice on what you… Continue Reading “Don’t let these events spoil your weekend commute”