The Portico is Tampa’s Downtown Gathering Place

The Portico is a gathering space where people come together for conversation, connection and community change.

A Cafe

where every cup of  coffee purchased benefits the most vulnerable of our city


the community

A Hub

for artists that fosters creativity and expression

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Audrie and Daisy Doc Night April 12

At 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 12 join The Portico and the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay for a free screening of the documentary "Audrie and Daisy" and post-film discussion. Prepare to experience this raw, provocative look at a feature-length documentary film about this...

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Civil Conversations Project

Why can't we seem to talk to each other anymore? It seems that in today's contentious climate, people are unable to have real conversations with other people.  Instead, any attempts at communicating is a downward spiral into a knock-out, drag-out fight. We will tackle...

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Yoga Tuesdays at The Portico

Join us for a gentle yoga class in our beautiful brand new Community Hall, 6 p.m. every Tuesday beginning March 21. Open to the community and suitable for all ages and fitness levels, the class is taught by local certified teachers. No prior experience in yoga or...

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The Portico Cafe is a missional coffee shop that delivers excellent quality coffee, intentional customer service, and impacts the local and global community in profound ways.


The Portico fosters creativity and expression, with art installations and activities that spark conversation, connection and community change.


Sunday Worship Service
Come as you are to experience a casual, intimate and welcoming worship service including elements such as music, Scripture, a message, silence, discussion and Communion.

Weekly Meditation & Silence
Experience connection with God and community through the practice of silence. The gathering occurs in a serene setting, surrounded with beautiful stained glass and candles.

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