Jose Gasparilla ship with pirates

2025 Gasparilla Parade Information

One of the most popular attractions in Tampa is the annual Gasparilla Pirate Fest, which has been a tradition in Tampa since 1904.  Over 300,000 spectators are expected to line the streets to watch the Ashley Children's Gasparilla Parade presented by Chick-fil-A on January 18, 2025 and the Seminole Hard Rock Gasparilla Pirate Fest on January 25, 2025.  In order to accommodate the parades, many streets will be closed. This page will provide you with event details, street closures, parade routes, and other information that will help you enjoy the festivities safely. 

Check back as the dates get closer for event details!