Feel The Thunder: Tampa Bay Lightning Game Day Date

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The Tampa Bay Lightning, Tampa’s renowned hockey team, is having yet another incredible season. They have been winning games nonstop at Tampa’s very own Amalie Arena as well as in guest arenas throughout the country. Ranked #1 in their division, The Atlantic division, this is a perfect date idea for hockey lovers. With their regular season ending in early April, you and your significant other only have a couple more weeks to “Feel The Thunder.”

Feel the Thunder with Tampa Bay Lightning


Ticket prices for a Lightning game range from as low as $40 to $400 for up-close and personal sitting of this game-winning team. Whatever price you choose to pay for your tickets, any seat in Amalie will guarantee a good time watching some good hockey. For an additional $8 couples can also choose to do an hour and a half “behind the scenes” tour of Amalie Arena to see what goes on beyond the ice. Ticket information can all be found online and due to the Lightning’s popularity, it is greatly advised that you buy your tickets beforehand.


While you’re watching the hockey, you and your significant other can enjoy a variety of food and sip on some tallboy beers. Amalie offers your standard burgers, pizza, hot dogs, and fries, but also much more than that. Places like the Holy Hog are dishing out fresh smoked brisket and homemade mac and cheese, while PDQ serves up fresh chicken tenders and sandwiches. In addition, places like World of Beer offer a wide selection of craft beer.


In terms of parking, there are many parking garages close by to the arena. Parking is never an issue and only costs around $10 per car. For being located right in downtown Tampa, this is an extremely reasonable price for couples.

There is nothing like a Tampa Bay Lightning game. With some of the most loyal fans in the country, the energy in the arena come game day is something all those living in Tampa Bay should experience. Grab your significant other, put on your blue and white, and head down to Amalie Arena for the best sports date there is!

Bolts by The Bay

Address: 401 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL 33602



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