Gasparilla Parade has been a part of Tampa’s Gasparilla
celebration since 1947. The Children’s Gasparilla Parade
(produced by the City of Tampa’s Recreation Department
prior to 2002) takes place along beautiful Bayshore Boulevard
and uses part of the same route as the Gasparilla Parade of
NEW IN 2015! The Children’s Gasparilla Parade will begin at Bay to Bay Blvd. & Bayshore Blvd., proceed north along Bayshore, and parade ends at Watrous/Orleans. The Children's Gasparilla Parade will be broadcast live on FOX 13. Also, as in years past it will be streamed live on www.MyFoxTampaBay.com
In past years, the Children’s Gasparilla Parade included
over 100 units, including krewes, marching bands, dance units,
primary and secondary school organizations, community organizations
as well as local neighborhood associations. The parade
application process is open to the public and the application
can be downloaded on the Parade
Reserved Bleacher Parade Seating:
Note: Providing the event is not sold out of seating, 'day of event tickets' will increase $10 per ticket!
To purchase Reserved Seating for the Children’s
Gasparilla Parade, visit the Tickets
'n' Treasures Web Shop. Select Extravaganza and Children’s
Gasparilla Parade Reserved Ticket.
Please Note – Parade Crossing gates,
allowing access to the waterside of Bayshore Blvd., will be
located at each street intersection along the parade route.
You do not need a reserved ticket to cross the street.