Tampa Bay Watch is a nonprofit organization who are dedicated to protecting and restoring the estuaries in the Bay Area. This organization helps the estuaries by removing debris, educating the people, creating oyster shell bars and planting salt marshes. For the Evening for the Bay: Wave of the Future event, Tampa Bay Watch celebrates their 25 years of service by bringing guests to the future year of 2525. The guests were immersed with innovative cocktails, delicious food, live music, charitable auctions and an ingenious magic show. The future sure is looking bright for Tampa Bay Watch!

Lead Photographer | Dafne Spencer
Associate Photographer | Kara Lerchenfeld

Presenting Sponsor: American Strategic Insurance (ASI) 
Food Sponsor: Bonefish Grill 
Core Ally Sponsor: Healthcare IQ
Sustainability Sponsor: COVANTA
Contributing Sponsor: Chmielewski Family
Auction Supporting Sponsor: 400 Beach Seafood & Tap House
Valet Sponsor: Costal Properties Group International

In-Kind Sponsor: Coppertail Brewing Co.
In-Kind Sponsor: Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants
In-Kind Sponsor: Decorating Elves 
In-Kind Sponsor: Mermosa 
In-Kind Sponsor: Courtesy Valet 
In-Kind Sponsor: Great Bay Distributors 
In-Kind Sponsor: Holland America Line 
In-Kind Sponsor: Ice Pro 
In-Kind Sponsor: ECO Professional Products Inc.
In-Kind Sponsor: A Linen Valley 
In-Kind Sponsor: Evolve&Co. 
In-Kind Sponsor: Paradise News 
In-Kind Sponsor: Pretty Sweet 
In-Kind Sponsor: Lowes 
In-Kind Sponsor: Kahwa Coffee Roasting 
In-Kind Sponsor: Konica Minolta 
In-Kind Sponsor: Limelight Photography 
In-Kind Sponsor: Banyan Reserve Vodka 
In-Kind Sponsor: Old St.Pete Craft Spirits 
In-Kind Sponsor: Snobachi 

Table Sponsor: Alden Suites Beach Resort 
Table Sponsor: ASD | SKY 
Table Sponsor: Precision Building & Mechanical 
Table Sponsor: Calhoun International 
Table Sponsor: Chronos Wealth Management 
Table Sponsor: Fulcrum Equity Partners 
Table Sponsor: Tampa Bay Rays 
Table Sponsor: Hancock Whitney 
Table Sponsor: Greenacre Properties, Inc. 
Table Sponsor: City-Wide Self Storage 
Table Sponsor: Sabal Trust 
Table Sponsor: Gregory, Sharer & Stuart, CPAs 
Table Sponsor: Houston Taylor Law 
Table Sponsor: Mosaic 
Table Sponsor: Shutts & Bowen 
Table Sponsor: Janicki Environmental, Inc. 
Table Sponsor: Eckerd College 
Table Sponsor: Team Tropical Shores
Table Sponsor: Lawrence Weiner & Yvonne Grimm
Table Sponsor: Helen & Dave Feinberg
Table Sponsor: Mike & Rita Wilson
Table Sponsor: Kathryn Howd