Heading home for the holidays and in need of some quick gifts? Have a couple hours to spare for some fun Christmas shopping? We’ve got lots of new and exciting gifts, products, snacks and apparel at Tampa International Airport this year. And the best part: Most of these items are made right here in the Tampa Bay area. Check out these fun ideas for that special person in your life and enjoy these treasures of Tampa Bay!
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SWEETS FOR THE SWEETIE
Milk chocolate or dark chocolate? Plain or with fruits and nuts? There is a chocolate treat for your sweetie made right here in Tampa Bay.
Toffee to Go (pictured) - Newslink (MT/C); Air Essentials (E); Stellar Bay (A)
Sweet Diva Chocolates - Newslink (MT/C)
Pinellas Chocolates - Newslink (MT/C); Air Essentials (E)
Viktoria Richard's Chocolates - Paradies (A)
GRAB SOME JOE TO GO
Give the coffee-lover on your list a taste of something new, like a 1 lb. bag of one of the unique blends available at TPA.
Bay Coffee & Tea Company - Bay Coffee & Tea (A)
Buddy Brew (pictured) - The Eatery (F)
Café Con Leche - Café Con Leche (C)
Kahwa Coffee - NewsLink (C); Air Essentials (E)
BE THE BEST GUEST
Arrive at your next holiday gathering with one of these special locally made and ready-to-eat treats.
Petite Piquant Bakery (pictured) - NewsLink (MT/C); Air Essentials (E)
La Segunda Central Bakery - NewsLink (MT/C); Air Essentials (E)
Goody Goody homemade pies - Goody Goody (C)
Irish Soda Bread (pictured) - Four Green Fields (E)
Le’Ann’s Cheesecakes ‘N More - NewsLink (MT/C); Air Essentials (E)
Chef Inspired Popcorn - NewsLink (MT/C); Air Essentials (E)
TIS THE SEASON-ING
Pick up a little taste of Tampa Bay and share the local flavor with the chef on your gift list.
Florida Pure Sea Salt - CNBC (A); News Channel 8 (C); Tampa Bay Times (E)
Pelican Bay mixes - CNBC (A); News Channel 8 (C); Tampa Bay Times (E)
Spice Lab (pictured) - (NewsLink MT/C; Air Essentials E)
MADE IN TAMPA BAY
Show her she's truly special with unique gifts for her, made in Tampa Bay.
Seashell Gems - NewsLink (MT/C); Air Essential (E)
Humidorable by Susan cigar handbags (pictured) - NewsLink (MT)
GIFTS THAT ROCK
Give that rocker or merchandise collector on your list, the Hard Rock gear that's only available at TPA, including pins, shirts and glassware.
Hard Rock Cafe (MT)
It doesn't have to be summertime to enjoy a taste of beach life. Grab shirts for everyone on your list with the Ron Jon Surf Shop, Tampa Bay edition.
Ron Jon Surf Shop (A)
FORGET THE SHAKER
The perfect gift for the tequila aficionado in your life: Shot glasses made entirely out of salt. Locally produced by Spice Labs. Bottoms up!
A SCENTS-IBLE GIFT
Another local treat, but this time it's a feast for your nose. Enjoy a selection of candles featuring unique scent combinations such as, minted grapefruit, azalea and black walnut, cherry and almond and more! Made locally by Seventh Avenue Apothecary.
Newslink (MT/C); Air Essentials (E); Stellar Bay (A)
FOR THE ASPIRING CHEF
Give the aspiring chef the gift of culinary tradition, with sauces, spices and giftware from the Columbia Restaurant.
Columbia Restaurant (E); Stellar Bay (A)
THE PERFECT GIFT FOR SOME BODY
Choose from a large selection of gift sets featuring soaps, scrubs, and lotions, many already gift boxed and ready to give to that special someone.
The Body Shop (C)
FOR THE PERSON WHO STANDS OUT IN A CROWD
There's always one...that person who has everything. We guarantee that they don't have this - Christmas sweaters with Florida flair. They even light up!
The PGA Shop (MT)