Special Events


Our Development Office hosts several events throughout the year for parents, grandparents, alumni and friends.

As you might have guessed, Tampa prep events will look slightly different this year, but we are excited to make them just as special in this “new normal”! Stay tuned for more information on each of these Prep traditions. We are working hard to make sure we can all celebrate as a community in the safest way possible moving forward. Questions and ideas? Please contact the Development Office.


March 5, 2022
Our annual Tampa Prep Gala will be held on March 5, 2022 at Armature Works.   This long-standing tradition at Tampa Prep includes cocktails, dinner, music, entertainment, and performances and presentations by students and administration alike! We appreciate the community’s generosity and look forward to seeing everyone! Questions about the Gala? Contact the Amanda Fontana.


Usually held at a local brewery, Dads Night Out is a chance for fathers to toast another successful year.


This event honors the senior class at the end of the school year with dinner, awards and student entertainment. It is held at Armature Works. Details about the event will be provided in March/April.

students posing at Senior Celebration 2019


Middle School – Wednesday, August 25, 2021 | 6:00 p.m.
Upper School – Thursday, August 26, 2021 | 6:00 p.m.

Please join us for a welcome event for new parents from 2020 and 2021! Mix and mingle with other Tampa Prep parents of new students and spend time with key members of the Please join us next week for a welcome event for new parents from 2020 and 2021! Mix and mingle with other Tampa Prep parents of new students and spend time with key members of the School community in a happy hour atmosphere. This is a parent ONLY event hosted by the admissions and development offices. Questions? Contact Amanda Fontana.

Alumni Events

Throughout the year
Whether you’re networking with alumni at a county courthouse coffee, gathering with friends at a happy hour in New York, or interviewing a potential job prospect for a Senior Internship, you can connect with the Terrapin alumni community through a variety of events that will engage both your mind and heart. Have an idea for (or interested in hosting) an event? Contact Maggie Morrison, Director of Donor Engagement.


February 4, 2022
On Grandparents Day, all grandparents and special friends are treated to special performances and join their grandchildren in classes to experience Tampa Prep.


Our annual Golf Outing will take place at Saddlebrook Resort. Individuals can play for $250 and foursomes are available for $1,000, which includes lunch, beer and wine, golfer swag bags, and more. Additionally, there are multiple Golf Outing sponsorship opportunities, and each level has different perks. Non-golfers can enjoy all of the amenities of the resort including the spa and pool, where we will have several games and activities for kids. For more information contact the Development Office.