20.5.1998 – Tampa – at the Best Western we meet Peter and Pat and drive Downtown to the huge Ice Palace. Ticket TampaWe sell our spare ticket and walk over to the bar nearby where a live band is playing. There are 14000-15000 people at the concert.
Setlist: Eastern intro, Wanton Song, Bring it on Home, Heartbreaker, Ramble On, Walking Into Clarksdale, No Quarter, When I Was A Child, Going To California, Tangerine, Gallows Pole, Burning Up, Babe I’m Gonna Leave You, How Many More Times w/ We’re Gonna Groove, Most High, Whole Lotta Love. Encores: Thank You, Rock and Roll.
Review: Musically for me this was the best one. The band was relly on. The crowd was much more enthusiastic than in Pensacola. But not to wild.
21.5.1998 – Our day off. We visit some relatives and drive on to Naples where we stay at the Best Western.
22.5.1998 – In Everglade City we make a swamp tour and see a Manatee. In Miami we stay at the Holiday Inn.