Where We Meet

We invite you to join us at our monthly luncheon meetings where you can enjoy socializing and networking with other military officers who have the same values and beliefs in a social and relaxed environment.  We feature guest speakers from the 6th Air Force Wing, US Central Command, US Special Operations Command, state, local, and national officials and dignitaries.  We meet the second Thursday of each month at 1130 hrs at the Columbia Centennial Museum, Ybor City.  Advance reservations are required by the Friday preceding the luncheon by calling our reservations number:  (813) 676-4676 – seating is limited to 50.  Follow the instructions at the voicemail prompts. Masks are required until further notice.

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DIRECTIONS TO THE COLUMBIA RESTAURANT

2117 EAST 7TH AVENUE

(YBOR CITY) TAMPA, FL 33605

PHONE # 813-248-4961

FROM:

CLEARWATER-ROCKY POINT:

COURTNEY CAMPBELL TO I-275 NORTH TO I-4 EAST.  GET OFF ON EXIT ONE.  BARE RIGHT OFF OF EXIT ONE ONTO 21ST STREET.  TAKE 21ST STREET TO 7th AVENUE AND MAKE A LEFT. THE COLUMBIA RESTAURANT WILL BE ON YOUR RIGHT.

ST. PETERSBURG:

I-275 NORTH TO I-4 EAST.  GET OFF ON EXIT ONE.  BARE RIGHT OFF OF EXIT ONE ONTO 21ST STREET.  TAKE 21ST STREET TO 7th AVENUE AND MAKE A LEFT. THE COLUMBIA RESTAURANT WILL BE ON YOUR RIGHT.

GANDY BOULEVARD-CROSSTOWN EXY:

TAKE CROSSTOWN TO EXIT NINE (22nd STREET).  HEAD NORTH ON 22nd STREET TO 7th AVENUE.  MAKE A LEFT ON 7th AVENUE. THE COLUMBIA WILL BE ON YOUR LEFT.

AIRPORT-DOWNTOWN TAMPA:

TAKE I-275 NORTH TO I-4 EAST.  GET OFF ON EXIT ONE.  BARE RIGHT OFF OF EXIT ONE ONTO 21ST STREET.  TAKE 21ST STREET TO 7TH AVENUE AND MAKE A LEFT. THE COLUMBIA RESTAURANT WILL BE ON YOUR RIGHT.

ORLANDO-PLANT CITY-LAKELAND:

TAKE I-4 WEST TO EXIT ONE.  GO STARIGHT OFF OF EXIT THROUGH 1st TRAFFIC LIGHT TO THE 2nd TRAFFIC LIGHT WHICH IS 21st STREET.  MAKE A LEFT AT 21st STREET AND TAKE IT TO 7th AVENUE. MAKE ANOTHER LEFT ON 7th AND THE COLUMBIA RESTAURANT WILL BE ON THE RIGHT.

MACDILL-SOUTH TAMPA:

TAKE I-275 NORTH TO I-4 EAST.  GET OFF ON EXIT ONE.  BARE RIGHT OFF OF EXIT ONE ONTO 21ST STREET.  TAKE 21ST STREET TO 7TH AVENUE AND MAKE A LEFT. THE COLUMBIA RESTAURANT WILL BE ON YOUR RIGHT.

U.S.F AND TEMPLE TERRACE AREA (FLETCHER AND FOWLER AVE.):

TAKE I-275 SOUTH TO I-4 EAST. TAKE I-4 TO EXIT ONE.  GET OFF ON EXIT ONE.  BARE RIGHT OFF OF EXIT ONE ONTO 21ST STREET.  TAKE 21ST STREET TO 7TH AVENUE AND MAKE A LEFT. THE COLUMBIA RESTAURANT WILL BE ON YOUR RIGHT.

BRANDON:

TAKE STATE ROAD 60 TO 22nd STREET.  MAKE A RIGHT ON 22nd STREET.  TAKE 22nd STREET TO 7th AVENUE AND MAKE A LEFT, THE COLUMBIA RESTAURANT WILL BE ON THE RIGHT.

SARASOTA:

TAKE I-275 NORTH TO I-4 EAST.  GET OFF ON EXIT ONE.  BARE RIGHT OFF OF EXIT ONE ONTO 21ST STREET.  TAKE 21ST STREET TO 7TH AVENUE AND MAKE A LEFT. THE COLUMBIA RESTAURANT WILL BE ON YOUR RIGHT.