BY ALAN RIVERA
Gasparilla Music Festival is an annual event held in Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park in Downtown Tampa, Florida on March 10th & 11th featuring a wideset variety of genres including rock, reggae, R&B, country, hip hop, gospel, bluegrass, electronic and Latin. The festival will be host to many prominent artists such as the fourteen-time Grammy nominated American hip-hop band named one of the greatest live bands by Rolling Stone, The Roots, who will be making one of their earliest performances of the year as well as a 2018 Grammy award winner for Best Recording Package in his Work Pure Comedy (Deluxe Edition), Father John Misty, who will stop at GMF as part of his 2018 tour. Also, if you are feeling nostalgic, you might want to come check out the band Spoon, an American rock band formed in the early 90’s best known for their indie rock music style with hits like “Me and The Bean” from their 2001 album Girls Can Tell, also including the hit “Inside Out” from the 2014 album They Want My Soul.
In addition to these iconic artist, Gasparilla Music Festival will also feature local bands and vendors from around the bay area and a Silent Disco hosted by Silent Rhino.
So weather you are a young or old, the merging of art, music, fashion, food and culture guarantees you will have a great time at Gasparilla Music Festival!
More info here: gasparillamusic.com