This is why I was writing yesterday's blog post with such haste; We began our Valentine weekend a little early by driving to Tampa for dinner and a show.
Dinner was in Ybor City, the historic cuban section of Tampa, at the Columbia restaurant's first location.
A quick stop at the hotel to freshen up.
The view from our hotel window:
Then we were off to the Performing Arts Center to see a sold out performance of Wicked.
The musical was awesome!
Here is a link to " Defying Gravity", performed at the Tony Awards, to give you an example of just how fantastic the show is: