Jose Gasparilla Pirate Ship to host laser light and pyrotechnics show ahead of Super Bowl LV

Photo of a large pirate ship floating in Tampa Bay

The José Gasparilla pirate ship Super Bowl LV laser light show will take place four times per evening in Tampa on Friday, January 29, Saturday, January 30, Friday February 5, and Saturday, February 6 at 6:55 p.m., 7:55 p.m., 8:55 pm and 9:55 p.m.

150 custom flags will cover Tampa’s iconic pirate ship, representing all 32 NFL teams with the team matchup flags prominently displayed, alongside 22 Super Bowl flags.


Where can you view the stunning laser light show in the city of Tampa?

Located in direct view of Tampa Convention Center, the Gasparilla ship will be placed approximately 400’ from the shoreline. The location will provide 360-degree viewing of show with the back of the ship facing Tampa General Hospital, providing a safe distance viewing environment for fans along the waterfront due to large viewing angles.  

Boat Illumination to be on display nightly, however the laser light show will play only four times during four nights leading to the Super Bowl. The run time is approximately four and a half minutes per show.

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