The Gasparilla Music Festival (GMF) presented by Cigar City Brewing has announced its full lineup including performance dates for the 9th annual festival taking place March 7 – 8, in Tampa.
On Saturday March 7, Brandi Carlile will be headlining the Water Street Tampa Stage in Curtis Hixon Park, and De La Soul will be closing out the Ashley Homestore Stage at Kiley Gardens. New additions to the Saturday lineup include Brooklyn based synth pop St. Lucia, New Orleans’ Queen of Bounce Big Freedia, and Gainesville native, Nashville lurker Edan Archer, along with Tampa Bay area favorites Someday Honey, Shevonne and the Force, Jordan Patrick & the Midas Touch, Ashley Smith & the Random Occurrence, The Stillhouse Shakers, and Kerry Courtney.
On Sunday March 8, Portugal. The Man will be headlining the Water Street Tampa Stage. New additions to the Sunday lineup include sacred steel/gospel blues jam band The Word, Nashville based southern soul musician Anderson East, Orlando based indie pop Sales, New York based progressive rock-fusion band TAUK, Brooklyn based indie, electro and funk band argonaut&wasp, and UK based folk-Americana The Wandering Hearts, along with locally based acts Will Quinlan & the Holy Slow Train, The Wandering Hours, Discord Theory, Synergy in a Cup, PLEASURES, Vetnough, New Fang, and Charles Irwin.
Full lineup and times are available on the Gasparilla Music Festival website at www.gmftampa.com
Tickets to the festival are available at www.gmftickets.com
2 Day GA Advance….. $60
Saturday GA Advance..$40
Sunday GA Advance….$40
SYNOVUS VIP EXPREIENCE
2 Day VIP Advance….$200
Saturday VIP Advance.$150
Sunday VIP Advance…$100
ABOUT THE GASPARILLA MUSIC FESTIVAL
The Gasparilla Music Festival 2020 features over 45 local and national bands across 4 stages along downtown Tampa’s Riverwalk. The event features food from Tampa’s top local chef’s and restaurants and offers family friendly programming (Kids 12 and Under FREE Admission) on several stages each day until 2pm. In 2019, the festival had over 25,000 attendees with an early Saturday sellout. This year, GMF is partnering with CashorTrade as its dedicated face value marketplace to protect fans against fraud and scalping. Past festival performers have included The Avett Brothers, Gary Clark Jr., Modest Mouse, Erykah Badu, The Roots, Margo Price, Father John Misty, The Flaming Lips, Trombone Shorty and Cage the Elephant.
ABOUT THE GASPARILLA MUSIC FOUNDATION
In addition to producing the annual Gasparilla Music Festival each year during the 2nd weekend of March, the 501 (c) (3) non-profit Gasparilla Music Foundation operates year round supporting youth music education through its Recycled Tunes program and local musicians through its GMF Production program.