The 2023 Gasparilla Parade of Pirates presented by Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla. The focal point of Tampa’s Gasparilla Pirate Fest activities, the parade boasts approximately more than 120 colorful floats, bands, and Jose Gaspar’s swashbuckling pirates.
The Gasparilla Invasion Brunch, scheduled for Saturday, January 28, 2023, has been an annual tradition
since the late 1980s. Brunch ticket holders enjoy a bountiful feast and live entertainment at the Tampa
Convention Center and witness the Krewe’s fully-rigged pirate ship – the Jose Gasparilla II – and its
accompanying flotilla of boats invade the shore.
Early bird pricing for Gasparilla Parade of Pirates reserved bleacher seating starts at $60 per person. Additional ticket options include First Mate Tickets (single-row, chair seating) at $75 per person and Scully’s Hospitality Experience, including bleacher seating, buffet lunch, and more starting at $175 per person. Gasparilla Invasion Brunch tickets start at $140 per person. Early bird pricing for both events expires on Saturday, December 31, 2022.