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Tampa Bay Times Forum

401 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL 33602
813 301 6600
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Ranked #6 of 92 Attractions in Tampa
Type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
Useful Information: Activities for older children
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Memphis, TN
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Staff is great -- lovely view -- walkable to some good eateries and hotels in proximity. Great place for a concert!

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Tampa FL
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137 reviews 137 reviews
36 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I attended and was nervous about being a senior, alone at night with so many stairs and security/parking concerns, I had nothing to worry about. Yes, there are a gazillion stairs to enter the venue, but they had an accessible elevator to take me right to my floor w/ instructions as to which way to walk. Parking right there was... More

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Tampa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

My son is a baseball player and we went to see the baseball game between Blue Jays and Rays. I bought tickets of $41, the second row. We were very close to the field but still we couldn't see much of the game. I think that it is a good spot for a show. So another visit I will sit... More

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Tampa, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The Forum is an excellent venue for any event, from sports to concerts ,etc. This is wonderfully thought out venue.

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Tampa, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Love the Tampa Bay Lightning Games. I have VIP seats on the 2nd row able to see action close up! I have access to the VIP Lexis Club and Up Stair Chase Club, Great Food & Free drinks. Very nice people works in the Club Lounges.

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Great for concerts and the ice hockey in particular. Spent a year working in Tampa where I became a firm Lightnings fan and watched most of the home games. Well-laid out arena, clean, with helpful, courteous staff and lots of parking nearby. Concession stands are a bit pricey but I was usually going to watch the hockey, not get hammered.... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

The Forum is set up nicely, has comfortable seats, and enough bathrooms so that you're not kept waiting. The downside is parking and pricey food. There's a garage to the south, but it's a pain to get out of if you're not early enough out of the building, and the food is definitely over priced. We took the kids for... More

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Clermont, Florida
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Tons of parking around the area - $5, $6 and $10 lots within reasonable walking distance - besides the Forum parking.

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Oviedo, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I loved that it was organized, cool, clean, friendly people... I actually dindt like the way the number of the areas does not match the number of the floor. I was kind of lost finding my seat.

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Orlando, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Great venue, having the largest screen for that sized area helped tons. Frank helped us during our convention and he was great. Very Helpful.

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