TAMPA - The 2014 Gasparilla Day parade steps off at 2 PM at Bay-to-Bay Blvd. and Bayshore Blvd. It continues along Bayshore Boulevard to Brorein Street, turns east on Brorein Street, then north on Ashley Drive. The parade ends at Cass Street & Ashley Drive.
QUICK TIPS from Traffic Reporter Meredyth Censullo, @TampaBayTraffic
ROAD CLOSURE SCHEDULE:
Friday @ 10:00 PM
Saturday @ 3:00 AM
Saturday @ 5:30 AM
Saturday @ 7:00 AM
Saturday @ 9:00 AM
Saturday @ 11:00 AM
Saturday @ 1:30 PM
Saturday @ 3:00 PM
Saturday @ 4:30 PM
PARKING: City of Tampa garages and lots will charge $10/vehicle, with the exceptions noted below.
Meters south of Kennedy Blvd. and on Kennedy Blvd will be enforced from 8:00 AM until midnight
TRANSPORTATION: (Detailed map is here)
TECO Line Streetcar- Continuous service, 9 AM – 1:30 AM (Sunday.) $5/all-day pass, which may be purchased with cash (exact change required) at ticket vending machines (change provided) located at each streetcar station. This fare does not cover the City
HART bus service: $4 for an all-day pass, which may be purchased in advance at HART retail outlets or on board buses on Gasparilla Day with cash only (no change provided). Monthly bus passes may also be used. This fare does not cover City of Tampa parking fees.
In-Town Trolley: $0.25 with cash only (exact change required) or streetcar/bus all-day passes accepted. The In-Town Trolley provides a connection from the north end of Downtown Tampa (Marion Transit Center) to the south end of Downtown Tampa, Station 10 (Dick Greco Plaza). Continuous service 9 AM – 6 PM.