Some key events ...
Krew of Santí Yago Knight Parade
Saturday, Feb. 8, 7 p.m.
Seventh Avenue in Ybor City
Gasparilla Festival of the Arts
Saturday, Mar. 1, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, Mar. 2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Curtis Hixon Park
Tampa’s swashbuckling season of pirate parties officially comes to an end Saturday when the Jose Gasparilla ship sails into the sunset.
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.
On the second floor of 518 N. Tampa St., a downtown building occupied mostly by commercial real estate brokers in suits, two bearded guys in band tees and shorts sat clicking away on laptops in an office the size of a dorm room.