The USO Central Florida Welcome Center is a home away from home for the thousands of military members and their families who travel through the Tampa area annually.
The 1,100-square-foot center offers complimentary food and beverages, a television lounge, a book and magazine library, gaming stations, computers with Internet access, children’s activities and rest areas.
Military retirees, veterans and Coalition partners are also welcome with appropriate military identification. While overnight lodging is not available, distressed travelers should contact USO Central Florida for assistance with securing overnight accommodations.
The Welcome Center serves as the hub for USO Central Florida programs and services delivered to Tampa Bay-area military and their families. Programs include Welcome Home Greetings, Deployment Send-offs, Morale Events, Ticket Distribution, Operation Stuff a Stocking, Back to School Drive, USO Welcome Wagon, Game On Nation, Pro vs. G.I. Joe, Stronger Families, United Through Reading©, Families of the Fallen, No Dough Dinners, With You All the Way and USO Photo Book.