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“Beautiful we love the Forum!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Tampa Bay Times Forum

Tampa Bay Times Forum
401 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL 33602
813 301 6600
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Ranked #5 of 60 Attractions in Tampa
Type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields, Theaters & Stadiums
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Spring Hill, Florida
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“Beautiful we love the Forum!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

We recently made our way from Spring Hill down to the forum box office to purchase tickets for our Daughter and her best friend to go to 93.3's Jingle Ball. My Husband uses a wheelchair so we were a bit apprehensive on the handicap parking that is until we got there and was relieved to see how easy it was to pull right up next to the box office which had plenty of accessible spots.
The lady that took care of us was so pleasant, calm and easy to talk to and took her time to find our Daughter and her best friend the very best seats she could in our budget. She also told us about a promo our Hockey Team is doing where you bring in 10 cans of food or a new/gently used cellphone for some upcoming Hockey games (perfect as we were running short on $ anyhow = daughters tickets !) so we got 3 free tickets for our donations and we had the best time our Bolts won!
We could not have been treated better. The inside was very accessible to my Husband in his chair. We sat in the accessible section and thoroughly enjoyed our seats and the wonderful company we got the chance to sit next to!
We can't wait to return again, we are blessed to have this beautiful Forum in Tampa Bay.... Thank you!

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“Stellar Hockey Arena”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

The new owner of the Lightning made a ton of improvements a couple years ago in the Forum. Seats are really nice, and have cup holders at each one. Lots of areas to hang out with friends and/or to watch the game or event. The terrace-level Bud Light Party Deck provides great views of the city, and no smoking is allowed out there. First level has corner viewing areas where anyone can stand and watch a game. The Forum has real lightning (tesla coils) - worth a visit to a game just to see that! First level finally has some better (although still over-priced) craft beers, but Terrace (top) level only has the big domestic beers.

Visited November 2013
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“Love the Lightning.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

With all the improvements to the Forum made an already great place for Hockey greater. Tesla coils for goal buzzers beats anything anyone else has in their arenas.Period

Visited January 2013
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“Transiberian Orchestra 12/1/13”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

What an awesome show!! Parking was hard to find/easy to miss with all the one way streets but once we actually made it in, it was well worth it! Wonderful show! They did an amazing job. Will definitely go again next year :)

Visited December 2013
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“WOW-Wonderful Show”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

We went to see the TSO show at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. It was the easiest time we have ever had parking and walking to an event. Even though lanes were closed off the traffic was well controlled and the sheriff department was out in full force helping the pedestrians.

Visited December 2013
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