Three part series led by Carl Zielonka. Carl has been a docent at the Tampa Bay History Center for the past nine years. He is a member of the History Krewe, a small group of docents who speak on Tampa history throughout the community.
January 10th: History of Gasparilla
The story of Jose Gaspar and the legend of Gasparilla, celebrated in Tampa for more than 100 years, intertwine with facts, fallacies, and fantasy. Tales of buried treasure and pirate ships continue to capture our imagination.