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Outbound Voyage celebrates end of Gasparilla season

Outbound Voyage celebrates end of Gasparilla season

Gasparilla Tampa March 9, 2014 0

Tampa’s swashbuckling season of pirate parties officially came to an end Saturday when the Jose Gasparilla ship sailed into the sunset. The Gasparilla Outbound Voyage, hosted by Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla, included an

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There’s a band for everyone at Gasparilla Music Festival

There’s a band for everyone at Gasparilla Music Festival

Gasparilla Tampa March 6, 2014 0

It’s another diverse, talent-laden lineup set for the 2014 Gasparilla Music Festival, slated for Saturday and Sunday at Curtis Hixon Park and Kiley Gardens. More than 40 recording artists will showcase material at the annual

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Gasparilla art show opens Saturday on the Tampa waterfront

Gasparilla art show opens Saturday on the Tampa waterfront

Gasparilla Tampa February 28, 2014 0

It has been rainy and sunny, it has been windy and cold or warm and breezy but for 43 years, it has always been. The Raymond James Gasparilla Festival of the Arts marks its

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Largo 9-year-old sets half-marathon world record at Gasparilla

Largo 9-year-old sets half-marathon world record at Gasparilla

Gasparilla Tampa February 24, 2014 0

With the reintroduction of prize money for top finishers at the Gasparilla Distance Classic half-marathon, the 11th annual race drew elite runners from across the country, some of whom smashed course records by several

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Elite runners could shatter records at Gasparilla

Elite runners could shatter records at Gasparilla

Gasparilla Tampa February 22, 2014 0

Jessica Crate isn’t your typical runner. She actually hopes somebody will break her Gasparilla Half Marathon record Sunday. “I think it would be great,” said the 28-year-old coach, nutritionist and sports marketer. “There is

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Survivor: Woman who died twice is running in Gasparilla

Survivor: Woman who died twice is running in Gasparilla

Gasparilla Tampa February 21, 2014 0

It’s Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic weekend. Thousands will celebrate life. Everyone will have a story, a reason for starting, a reason for finishing. So it is with Colleen Kelly Alexander, 38, down from her

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Prize money attracts top runners to Gasparilla races

Prize money attracts top runners to Gasparilla races

Gasparilla Tampa February 18, 2014 0

Every year, the Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race weekend adds new ingredients to its mix, and this weekend’s event looks better than ever. For starters, Sunday’s half marathon is featuring $40,000 in prize money, which has

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Tampa Clothier Scores In Gasparilla Distance Classic

Tampa Clothier Scores In Gasparilla Distance Classic

Gasparilla Tampa February 12, 2014 0

It’s been one big year for Black & Denim Apparel Company. In 11 short months, the boutique clothier has grown from Kickstarter-funded roots into the official sponsor of all branded merchandise and apparel for the 2014

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Gasparilla on road to Olympic Trials

Gasparilla on road to Olympic Trials

Gasparilla Tampa February 8, 2014 0

The Gasparilla Distance Classic Association announced that the road to the 2016 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials will pass through Tampa later this month. During the 2014 Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon, a field of American

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There’s smooth sailing ahead for squadron’s 50th annual Gasparilla Regatta

There’s smooth sailing ahead for squadron’s 50th annual Gasparilla Regatta

Gasparilla Tampa February 5, 2014 0

Schooners, sloops and catamarans will set sail from Apollo Beach Saturday to help celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Gasparilla Regatta. Hosted by the Tampa Sailing Squadron based in Apollo Beach and open to

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