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Shows & Events for Kids

Carrollwood Cultural Center strives to make a positive impact on local youth by featuring a number of children’s events and theatre performances throughout the year. Educational themes are often woven throughout kid-friendly, entertaining shows to create a positive and enriching experience for the whole family.

Upcoming Shows & Events for Kids

(Visit our Calendar for more events.)

THE MINI NUTCRACKER @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Dec 4 @ 4:00 pm
THE MINI NUTCRACKER @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
4:00 pm
The Tampa City Ballet will make their Center debut with this condensed version of The Nutcracker. The Mini Nutcracker is an hour-long presentation featuring the most popular moments and highlights of the traditional Nutcracker. Audience[...]
FRANZINI FAMILY SCIENCE CIRCUS @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Jan 12 @ 10:30 am
FRANZINI FAMILY SCIENCE CIRCUS @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
Professor and Lippo Franzini take the audience on an action-packed demonstration of gravity, inertia, circular motion, air pressure, and balance using circus skills, clowning, mime, and magic. An introduction to astronomy presents scientific facts about[...]
FRANZINI FAMILY SCIENCE CIRCUS @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Jan 13 @ 10:30 am
FRANZINI FAMILY SCIENCE CIRCUS @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:30 am
Professor and Lippo Franzini take the audience on an action-packed demonstration of gravity, inertia, circular motion, air pressure, and balance using circus skills, clowning, mime, and magic. An introduction to astronomy presents scientific facts about[...]
MONKEYING AROUND WITH SHANA BANANA @ Carrollwood Cultural Center
Jan 25 @ 10:30 am
MONKEYING AROUND WITH SHANA BANANA @ Carrollwood Cultural Center
10:30 am
Let’s go BANANAS over ANIMALS! Join award-winning national children’s edutainer, musical storyteller, and singer/songwriter Shana Banana and her two beloved dog puppets, Hal and Henson, for an interactive, musical celebration of animals great and small,[...]
MONKEYING AROUND WITH SHANA BANANA @ Carrollwood Cultural Center
Jan 26 @ 10:30 am
MONKEYING AROUND WITH SHANA BANANA @ Carrollwood Cultural Center
10:30 am
Let’s go BANANAS over ANIMALS! Join award-winning national children’s edutainer, musical storyteller, and singer/songwriter Shana Banana and her two beloved dog puppets, Hal and Henson, for an interactive, musical celebration of animals great and small,[...]
THE FAIRY TALES OF GRIMM @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 9 @ 10:45 am
THE FAIRY TALES OF GRIMM @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:45 am
Tales such as The Bremen Town Musicians, Rapunzel, Hansel & Gretel, and Snow White come to the stage in a classical 19th-century theatrical melodrama. This fun-filled show is loaded with laughs and audience participation. Presented[...]
THE PIED BAG-PIPER OF HAMELIN @ Carrollwood Cultural Center
Feb 10 @ 10:45 am
THE PIED BAG-PIPER OF HAMELIN @ Carrollwood Cultural Center | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:45 am
A Scottish Bag-Piper is hired to lead the rats away that have invaded Hamelin Town. Will the mayor keep her promise to pay him? This hilarious show features Scottish folk songs, comic characters, and plenty[...]
FLORIDA TREASURES @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 23 @ 10:45 am
FLORIDA TREASURES @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:45 am
When two tourists discover a treasure chest full of historical artifacts, they are magically transported back in time in a fun-filled journey through Florida’s history.  The audience will laugh and learn about Ponce De Leon,[...]
FLORIDA TREASURES @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Feb 24 @ 10:45 am
FLORIDA TREASURES @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:45 am
When two tourists discover a treasure chest full of historical artifacts, they are magically transported back in time in a fun-filled journey through Florida’s history.  The audience will laugh and learn about Ponce De Leon,[...]
THE TIME MACHINE @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Mar 30 @ 10:45 am
THE TIME MACHINE @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:45 am
H.G. Wells’ 1895 science fiction novel travels to the stage in this “Steampunk” rock musical. A Victorian Era Time Traveler ventures far into the future encountering the ethereal Eloi and the dangerous subterranean Morlocks. He[...]
THE TIME MACHINE @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre)
Mar 31 @ 10:45 am
THE TIME MACHINE @ Carrollwood Cultural Center (Main Theatre) | Tampa | Florida | United States
10:45 am
H.G. Wells’ 1895 science fiction novel travels to the stage in this “Steampunk” rock musical. A Victorian Era Time Traveler ventures far into the future encountering the ethereal Eloi and the dangerous subterranean Morlocks. He[...]