Want to be a member?

The Krewe of Sir Francis Drake is accepting applications for the 2019 Parade Season. 

Apply now to save your spot on our waiting list!

2018 event calendar

We will be attending the major Parades in the Tampa Bay area and Central Florida:

  • The Gasparilla Children’s Parade
  • The Gasparilla Parade of Pirates
  • The Knights of Sant’ Yago Illuminated Knight Parade
  • The Rough Riders St. Patrick’s Day Parade
  • The Hernando Desoto Parade (2nd Largest in Florida)
  • Veterans Day Parade
  • Santa Fest Parade

Become a Sir Francis Drake Member

 Dues are $525 per person for Membership in the Krewe of the Sir Francis Drake, this includes participating in all Krewe of Sir Francis Drake events. 

Couples Package is $1000. 2 Adults


Family Package  $1350 with Children over the age of 16 no more than 3 additional family members. 

Corporate Package $6000

Family of 4 plus 4 guests per each parade. 

Will also receive sponsor recognition on all media outlets for your company.

Each parade includes food and an open bar but all members shall provide their own throw beads.

 Most parades also offer after party fun and there are other meetups, events and charity opportunities throughout the year. 

You must click the link below and fill out the application before submiting your payment!

Click here to apply


Code Of Conduct (pdf)