Tampa, Florida -- On Saturday, more than 300,000 people are expected to descend upon Bayshore Boulevard and downtown Tampa to witness an invasion!
Arrrgg! Gasparilla is here! Since 1904, pirates with Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla have invaded Tampa Bay, but have you ever wondered how the parade grew to what it is today?
We spoke with YMKG's Historian Dr. Bill Carson to find out how Gasparilla came to be.