WATCH LIVE: Eagle 8 flies over Jose Gasparilla send

WATCH LIVE: Eagle 8 flies over Jose Gasparilla send

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Shiver me timbers! Argh you able for Gasparilla 2024?

The pirates have arrived in Tampa and are invading the town searching for the important thing to the town.

For the ones taking a look to sign up for in at the plunder, the Jose Gasparilla send will go away from the Port of Tampa Bay round midday. A fleet of masses of smaller vessels will observe intently in the back of.

The Jose Gasparilla send will dock on the Tampa Conference Middle on Franklin Boulevard round 1 p.m. There, the buccaneers will disembark and invade the town, not easy Mayor Jane Castor give up the important thing to the town to Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla’s heroic captain.

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The pirates will take the important thing and have fun with a victory parade down Bayshore Street — sharing their wealth of beads and booty alongside the best way.

This yr, about 140 elaborate floats, Krewes, marching bands and the notorious Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla will march alongside the 4.5-mile parade course, starting at Bay to Bay and Bayshore and finishing at Cass Boulevard and Ashley Pressure.

The Gasparilla parade has been a convention in Tampa since 1904 when the Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla first hosted it. Thus far, it’s thought to be the country’s third-largest parade in the back of Mardi Gras in New Orleans, Louisiana, and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York.

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