NERVE 2023 Off-Site Tours+
The following are being planned by the EO NERVE 2023 Committee.
Ybor Historic District Tour
Ybor (pronounced “ee-bor”) was founded in 1885. Among the many highlights, you will visit Millennial Park where you will see Ybor’s free-roaming roosters and chickens (who are direct descendants of those brought there by immigrants more than a century ago), a restored cigar workers’ home called a Casita, and José Martí Park which is actually part of Cuba (yes, a piece of sovereign Cuban territory can be found in Ybor!).
JC Newman Cigar Factory
120-year old living museum that still uses its original machinery to manufacture, roll and box cigars.
Tampa History Museum
Tampa International Airport
Airfield tour along with back of the house visit to the baggage system, et al.
MacDill Air Force Base
Air Mobility Command base, capable of rapidly projecting air-refueling power worldwide.
Home Shopping Network Studios
Television network that engages in on-air product sales.
Amalie Oil Factory Tour
Since 1903, family-owned blender of motor oils and industrial lubricants.
Rated among the best in the US, experience various aquatic and terrestrial animals, including sea turtles, sharks, lemurs and otters.
*Attendee name and contact information required for Homeland Security purposes. US Driver License or similar US government issued ID required to participate.