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Monster Jam 2019!!

This stadium is huge! We chose to park at the first lot, it was actually a Jesuit organization... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Crissy N
OIutback Bowl: Iowa (W) vs Miississippi State

Attended bowl game in Tampa for first time. Stadium was very good. All seats have decent views... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jacksonville, Florida
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Home to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, USF Bulls, Outback Bowl, Monster Jam, Supercross, Super Bowl XXXV & XLIII, 2017 CFB Playoff National Championship, Concerts and more!
4201 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33607-6103
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This stadium is huge! We chose to park at the first lot, it was actually a Jesuit organization trying to raise money but cost the same as the other lots at $20.00. It was only about 300 yards away so I felt like we chose...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Crissy N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the stadium during the Outback Bowl. This place is so nice and clean. Our section and seating were easy to find and we didn't have to go all the way around the world to get to a concession stand.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended bowl game in Tampa for first time. Stadium was very good. All seats have decent views. Getting in and out was easy - efficient staff.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An awesome atmosphere to watch a pro football game. My kids 8 and 10 had a blast and the stadium staff were most welcoming. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wafflescharlie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went because we r NFL fans and we’re in the area. Loved this stadium. Easy to get to, easy parking, and cool pirate ship!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though the game did not turn out as we would like, our first trip to RJS was enjoyable. Nice, clean stadium with excellent services and amenities within. Friendly game management staff throughout.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since I was in Florida for Christmas break, I wanted to check one thing off my bucket list - attend a bowl game. So i had no stake in the players of the game. My MAJOR complaint comes with grass parking lots across from the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michele L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family and a couple of other families went to the Falcons vs the Bucks football game. The seats were very comfy and overall the stadium was clean and very well organized. But the food stands we’re charging insane amounts for various food options. $28...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Expertees
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First bowl game in Florida. Large stadium very easily accessible and well situated. People are nice and helpful. Nice stadium, nothing out of the ordinary at concessions, prices are what you would expect.. disappointed the ship in the end zone was not available to go...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PierreS308
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow what a great day out this was, never experienced anything like it before even has a fly past. Fireworks were great, seating good. Only down fall got a beer at Bucks Beach which was a pricey $10. Once inside the stadium couldn't get a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from cdpeno | Reviewed this property |
So sorry I do not know which entrance the players use Chris
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They sell pit passes that allow you to go down into the pit about 2 or 3 hours prior to the show.
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London, UK
A few questions (7 Replies)
My wife and I are visiting Tampa from London for two weeks from 24 November. We already have tickets for Buccaneers vs Falcons on the following day and Idina Menzel at the Straz Center on 1 December. The main reason for the trip is for the NFL game as I became a Bucs fan after seeing them play in London as the home team and it appeared as though they needed the support! Would anyone recommend things to do for these two weeks, or would we be better off staying in the area from 24 November...More
August 22, 2012|
Response fromAhHah|
It will be too cold to go into the water but on a sunny day you can take a sunset stroll on the beach. Will you be renting a car to get around? In Tampa there's also the Florida Aquarium if that is of interest. And about 1.5 miles from that is Ybor City which comes alive at night but still interesting to walk in daytime along it's 7th Ave. It has the famous Columbia restaurant that features flamenco dancers at dinner time and also the Greek Acropolis restaurant with belly dancers at dinner...More
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Lake Buena Vista to Raymond James Stadium (2 Replies)
Hi, im visiting Orlando in December and would love to watch the tampa bay buccaneers. Does anyone know the best way to tavel from Lake Buena Vista to the raymond james stadium? I was just wondering if there was any public transport? Thanks!
October 22, 2009|
Response fromKat_Cubs_fan|
First of all, the only feasibly inexpensive transport between Orlando and Tampa is Greyhound bus service; there's no real "public" transport between those two cities (I'm guessing you don't drive or won't have a vehicle). Second, most NFL games sell out ahead of time, even a team playing as poorly as the Bucs are this year, so unless you already have tickets, you may find it hard to get them. Gator tours don't even have a package to Tampa.
Bowling Green, Kentucky
Safety in St. Pete Beach. (9 Replies)
I've been doing a bit of research and thinking of taking a week's holiday in St. Pete Beach. I thought it would be fun to be able to hang out on the beach and see some sports sites like Raymond James Stadium and Tropicana Field. However, my research seems to show that crime is a real problem in the Tampa Bay area. So, my question is, how safe is St. Pete Beach? Is it even safe to travel into Tampa to see the sites?
January 13, 2014|
Response fromMaya58|
Oh my goodness. I am not sure where your research has taken you, but this is not an accurate picture of this area. Please allow me to elaborate. First off, St Pete Beach is a small town on a barrier island, accessible by causeway from the larger city of St Petersburg. Very family friendly and comfortable for all. For example, last year, Parents Magazine named St Pete Beach the Best Family Beach Destination in Florida. No significant worries about safety or crime. On a personal note, I...More