Here’s your preview guide to Tampa’s Gasparilla Pirate Invasion and parade. We got the lowdown on times, route and parking for Tampa Bay’s biggest pirate carnival.
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.