2021’s Gasparilla events are not going to happen. Here’s what’s going on.
At first, organizers rescheduled the Gasparilla children’s parade and Gasparilla Piratefest events until April. Now that will not happen. Due to the pandemic, the events have been cancelled for 2021.
The Children’s Parade had been planned for April 10 and the Gasparilla Piratefest and the Parade of Pirates was to take place April 17. Ticket holders will be able to get a refund.
Avast, mateys! After many conversations with the friendlies, we’re sad to announce that our krewe will remain offshore until the seas have calmed, and will not invade Tampa Bay’s shores in 2021.— Gasparilla Tampa (@GasparillaTampa) February 16, 2021
Heed our vow, we'll return in 2022!
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[Source: News Channel 8]