Every year, the pirate ship José Gasparilla kick off the "Gasparilla Parade of Pirates" But when the ship and its pirates invade the Tampa on Jan. 27, the NHL's Stanley Cup championship trophy will be on the ship! You gotta love that!
The NHL All-Star Game festivities collides with the busiest weekend in Tampa
"We don’t want to infringe on their event and they don’t want to infringe on ours," said the NHL executive vice president Steve Mayer. "Yet we want to complement each other."