As the January 26, 2013 Gasparilla Pirate Festival nears, the pirates are preparing for one crazy invasion. Here is a look at this year’s festival by the numbers.
Monday, January 21 is not only a Federal Holiday, it’s also Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. In celebration of the slain civil-rights leader’s life and achievements there will be a parade at noon in Tampa.
The Michigan State Spartans and Georgia Bulldogs will square-off in the Outback Bowl on January 2nd at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. Leading up to these two powerhouse teams coming helmet to helmet will be a parade and pep rally in Ybor City on Saturday night December 31, which is New Years Eve.