Hello there friends, long time no write huh? Well lets first off apologize for that as over the holidays our creative minds were stolen by the Grinch! Yes apparently he steals more than christmas, so be on the lookout for him! You can be sure to look forward to more frequent posts as we finally apprehended the grinch and forced him to give us back our writing hats! With the Super Bowl in Tampa Bay this year as well as SEC Basketball and Gasparilla, we have plenty to talk about. Also be sure to check us out more often as we will chatting about all of the great things to do in Tampa Bay, as well as focusing more on Ybor City, and the Westshore District!

On another note, its gettin that time of year when pirates invade the Bay Area! You guess its, its almost Gasparilla time and this weekend the festivities will kick off in anticipation of the famed Gasparilla invasion! On January 22, Jim Robbins the Captain of Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla and a select few of his most decorated pirates will visit MacDonald Training Center and local hospitals in the Tampa Bay area. The pirates will share their treasures with the hospitalized children and pediatric care staff.  This annually tradition is in preparation of Tampa’s historic Gasparilla celebration.


The Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla priates will visit the following hospitals between on  10 a.m. and 12 p.m.:


Tampa General Hospital

St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital

MacDonald’s Training Center