The newest Gasparilla event, the Gasparilla International Food Festival, will be making its debut on Saturday, March 26, 2017 from 4pm until 9pm at Centennial Park in Tampa’s historic Ybor City district.
The Gasparilla International Food Festival will feature many varieties of delicious food that is served right here in the Bay area. This event is FREE and will give those in attendance an opportunity to try food from around the world that they might not otherwise try. There will be every style of culinary specialties from American to Asian and European to African and even Vegan and many desserts.
There will be live entertainment and activities throughout the night including a Chef Competition, Eating Contest ($12.00 per person + $1.65 Fee), live entertainment. The Gasparilla International Food Festival will be hosted by the 2015 Miss Jamaica 2nd Runner-Up Shana Simpson.
To get the free ticket, you have to go on the official event website and RSVP for the event.
Ybor City has many designated lots for parking during events as well as parking garages. If you wish to park at a garage in Downtown Tampa, then the TECO Streetcar is always a great option to use to get into Ybor City; the Streetcar requires just a small fee per person to ride.
Centennial Park is located at 1800 E. 8th Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33605.