Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena

Is located in Tampa FL and is the home of the Tampa Bay Lightning. Located along the Garrison Channel between the Florida Aquarium and the Tampa Convention Center, the arena St.Pete Times Forum Amalie Arena, Tampa FLis used primarily for hockey but features over 150 events annually.  In 2010, the Forum was ranked as the 4th busiest arena in the United States. In January 2012, the arenas name was changed from St. Pete Times Forum, to keep in line with the rebranding of the newspaper that holds the naming rights.

The arena was built as a new home for the Lightning after they outgrew the older and smaller Expo Hall at the Florida State Fairgrounds. In 1994, prior to the opening of the Forum, the Lightning and the Arena Football League’s Tampa Bay Storm moved to the Florida Suncoast Dome (nicknamed the “Thunderdome”) in St. Petersburg. The Thunderdome, now known as Tropicana Field, is currently home to the Tampa Bay Rays.

Location:401 Channelside Drive, Tampa, Florida, USA 33602

Opened:1996

Capacity: Hockey – 19,204; Basketball – 20,500; Concert – 21,500

Best and Worst Seats:

The best seats are located in the Lexus Lounge VIP Club at the rinkside center.
The worst seats are located in the 300 Level corner sections.

Looking for Tickets to a Game, Concert or Event at the Forum? Find Them Here!


St.Pete Times Forum Hockey Seating Chart Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena Hockey Seating Chart

St.Pete Times Forum Basketball Seating Chart Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena Basketball Seating Chart

St. Pete Times Forum Typical End Stage Seating Chart Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena Typical End Stage Seating Chart

St. Pete Times Typical Center Stage Seating Chart Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena Typical Center Stage Seating Chart

St. Pete Times Forum Parking Map Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena Parking Map

 

Amalie Arena General Venue Information

Directions

FROM ST PETERSBURG/MEDERIA BEACH:
– Take I-275 North to Exit 44 (Ashley Drive) to Jackson
– Left on Jackson to Morgan
– Right on Morgan to Channelside Drive

FROM CLEARWATER/LARGO/PINELLAS/PALM HARBOR/TARPON SPRINGS/OLDSMAR:
– Take SR 60 (Gulf to Bay/Courtney Campbell) to I-275
– North on I-275 to Exit 44 (Ashley Drive) to Jackson
– Left on Jackson to Morgan
– Right on Morgan to Channelside Drive

NORTHWEST TAMPA/HUDSON/NEW PORT RICHEY/PASCO/SPRINGHILL:
– Take Veterans Expressway (SR 589) South to I-275
– Take exit 42 (Armenia Avenue)
– Go south on Armenia Avenue to Platt Street
– Go left on Platt
– Platt turns into Channelside Drive

NORTH TAMPA/OCALA/GAINESVILLE/TOWN AND COUNTRY/LAND O LAKES/ZEPHYRHILLS:
– Take I-275 South to Exit 45A (Downtown East)
– Go south on Jefferson to Whiting Street
– Right on Whiting Street to Morgan
– Left on Morgan to Channelside Drive

ORLANDO/LAKELAND/PLANT CITY/DAYTONA/JACKSONVILLE/POLK COUNTY:
– Take I-4 West to I-275 South
– Take Exit 45A (Downtown East)
– Go south on Jefferson to Whiting Street
– Right on Whiting Street to Morgan
– Left on Morgan to Channelside Drive

BRADENTON/SARASOTA/VENICE/FT MYERS/FT LAUDERDALE/MIAMI/NAPLES/PORT CHARLES:
Take I-75 North to Exit 50 Crosstown Expressway (TOLL)
– West on Crosstown Expressway to Exit 8 (Downtown East)
– Right on Kennedy Blvd to Morgan
– Left on Morgan to Channelside Drive

BRANDON/VERO BEACH/PALM BEACH/GIBSON:
– Take SR 60 (Adamo Drive) West to Channelside Drive
– Go south on Channelside Drive

Parking

Parking prices vary per event. For more information, visit or call the Box Office at (813) 301-2500.

Box Office Numbers

(813) 301-2500 Tampa Bay Times Forum Box Office
(813) 301-6700 Accessible Seating Line
(813) 301-6600 Tampa Bay Lightning/Tampa Bay Storm

Box Office Hours

9:00am-6:00pm Monday-Friday
9:00am-2:00pm Saturday
Day of Event: hours vary with event time. Please call (813) 301-2500 for specifics.

Types of Payment Accepted

Cash, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover

Will Call

Location: Tampa Bay Times Forum Box Office, west side of the building
Open: normal Box Office hours on event day
Customer must present the actual credit card used for the purchase, a photo ID and Ticketmaster account order number in order to receive tickets.

Accessible Seating

This is an accessible venue. For hearing and sight impaired seating please call (813) 301-2500.
– Wheelchair transportation available
– Sign language interpreters available with advance request
– Service animals welcome
– Drop off circle available along North end of building (Channelside Drive)
-Personal sound enhancement receivers available

General Rules

Items NOT Allowed:
– no bags
– no backpacks
– no camera bags
– no binocular bags
– no video recording devices
– no audio recording devices
– no laser pointers
– no weapons of any kind
– no bottles
– no cans
– no containers
– no sharp objects
– no sticks
– no poles
– no fireworks
– no pepper spray
– no mace
– no food or beverage
– no drugs
– no controlled substances

Items Allowed:
– purses
– diaper bags
– binoculars
– baby bottles and formula

NOTE: All items are subject to search

** In order to enhance the safety of patrons attending events at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, persons purchasing tickets should be aware that as a condition to entry that they may be subject to a security search, including a reasonable pat-down search in some circumstances, and that the purchasing of tickets will constitute a consent to such
search.

Smoking Policy: This is a NO smoking venue. Smoking Terraces are located outside of the venue.

Children Rules

For Ringling Bros. & Barnum & Bailey: Kids 0-23 months are free. If child has reached their 2nd birthday, they must have a ticket to enter.

For Disney On Ice: Kids 0-23 months are free. If child has reached their 2nd birthday, they must have a ticket to enter.

For General Events:
All ages are welcome. Kids 0-1 are free. If child has reached their 2nd birthday, they must have a ticket to enter. Children’s policy may vary on some family shows.

Miscellaneous

Before a game or an event, visit the Medallions buffet. Medallion offers an upscale buffet menu for each event. Menu items will vary from show to show. Purchase your dinner reservation in advance on ticketmaster.com or by calling 813-301-6926.

Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena

Is located in Tampa FL and is the home of the Tampa Bay Lightning. Located along the Garrison Channel between the Florida Aquarium and the Tampa Convention Center, the arena St.Pete Times Forum Amalie Arena, Tampa FLis used primarily for hockey but features over 150 events annually.  In 2010, the Forum was ranked as the 4th busiest arena in the United States. In January 2012, the arenas name was changed from St. Pete Times Forum, to keep in line with the rebranding of the newspaper that holds the naming rights.

The arena was built as a new home for the Lightning after they outgrew the older and smaller Expo Hall at the Florida State Fairgrounds. In 1994, prior to the opening of the Forum, the Lightning and the Arena Football League’s Tampa Bay Storm moved to the Florida Suncoast Dome (nicknamed the “Thunderdome”) in St. Petersburg. The Thunderdome, now known as Tropicana Field, is currently home to the Tampa Bay Rays.

Location:401 Channelside Drive, Tampa, Florida, USA 33602

Opened:1996

Capacity: Hockey – 19,204; Basketball – 20,500; Concert – 21,500

Best and Worst Seats:

The best seats are located in the Lexus Lounge VIP Club at the rinkside center.
The worst seats are located in the 300 Level corner sections.

Looking for Tickets to a Game, Concert or Event at the Forum? Find Them Here!


St.Pete Times Forum Hockey Seating Chart Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena Hockey Seating Chart

St.Pete Times Forum Basketball Seating Chart Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena Basketball Seating Chart

St. Pete Times Forum Typical End Stage Seating Chart Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena Typical End Stage Seating Chart

St. Pete Times Typical Center Stage Seating Chart Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena Typical Center Stage Seating Chart

St. Pete Times Forum Parking Map Amalie Arena, Tampa FL

Amalie Arena Parking Map

 

Amalie Arena General Venue Information

Directions

FROM ST PETERSBURG/MEDERIA BEACH:
– Take I-275 North to Exit 44 (Ashley Drive) to Jackson
– Left on Jackson to Morgan
– Right on Morgan to Channelside Drive

FROM CLEARWATER/LARGO/PINELLAS/PALM HARBOR/TARPON SPRINGS/OLDSMAR:
– Take SR 60 (Gulf to Bay/Courtney Campbell) to I-275
– North on I-275 to Exit 44 (Ashley Drive) to Jackson
– Left on Jackson to Morgan
– Right on Morgan to Channelside Drive

NORTHWEST TAMPA/HUDSON/NEW PORT RICHEY/PASCO/SPRINGHILL:
– Take Veterans Expressway (SR 589) South to I-275
– Take exit 42 (Armenia Avenue)
– Go south on Armenia Avenue to Platt Street
– Go left on Platt
– Platt turns into Channelside Drive

NORTH TAMPA/OCALA/GAINESVILLE/TOWN AND COUNTRY/LAND O LAKES/ZEPHYRHILLS:
– Take I-275 South to Exit 45A (Downtown East)
– Go south on Jefferson to Whiting Street
– Right on Whiting Street to Morgan
– Left on Morgan to Channelside Drive

ORLANDO/LAKELAND/PLANT CITY/DAYTONA/JACKSONVILLE/POLK COUNTY:
– Take I-4 West to I-275 South
– Take Exit 45A (Downtown East)
– Go south on Jefferson to Whiting Street
– Right on Whiting Street to Morgan
– Left on Morgan to Channelside Drive

BRADENTON/SARASOTA/VENICE/FT MYERS/FT LAUDERDALE/MIAMI/NAPLES/PORT CHARLES:
Take I-75 North to Exit 50 Crosstown Expressway (TOLL)
– West on Crosstown Expressway to Exit 8 (Downtown East)
– Right on Kennedy Blvd to Morgan
– Left on Morgan to Channelside Drive

BRANDON/VERO BEACH/PALM BEACH/GIBSON:
– Take SR 60 (Adamo Drive) West to Channelside Drive
– Go south on Channelside Drive

Parking

Parking prices vary per event. For more information, visit or call the Box Office at (813) 301-2500.

Box Office Numbers

(813) 301-2500 Tampa Bay Times Forum Box Office
(813) 301-6700 Accessible Seating Line
(813) 301-6600 Tampa Bay Lightning/Tampa Bay Storm

Box Office Hours

9:00am-6:00pm Monday-Friday
9:00am-2:00pm Saturday
Day of Event: hours vary with event time. Please call (813) 301-2500 for specifics.

Types of Payment Accepted

Cash, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover

Will Call

Location: Tampa Bay Times Forum Box Office, west side of the building
Open: normal Box Office hours on event day
Customer must present the actual credit card used for the purchase, a photo ID and Ticketmaster account order number in order to receive tickets.

Accessible Seating

This is an accessible venue. For hearing and sight impaired seating please call (813) 301-2500.
– Wheelchair transportation available
– Sign language interpreters available with advance request
– Service animals welcome
– Drop off circle available along North end of building (Channelside Drive)
-Personal sound enhancement receivers available

General Rules

Items NOT Allowed:
– no bags
– no backpacks
– no camera bags
– no binocular bags
– no video recording devices
– no audio recording devices
– no laser pointers
– no weapons of any kind
– no bottles
– no cans
– no containers
– no sharp objects
– no sticks
– no poles
– no fireworks
– no pepper spray
– no mace
– no food or beverage
– no drugs
– no controlled substances

Items Allowed:
– purses
– diaper bags
– binoculars
– baby bottles and formula

NOTE: All items are subject to search

** In order to enhance the safety of patrons attending events at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, persons purchasing tickets should be aware that as a condition to entry that they may be subject to a security search, including a reasonable pat-down search in some circumstances, and that the purchasing of tickets will constitute a consent to such
search.

Smoking Policy: This is a NO smoking venue. Smoking Terraces are located outside of the venue.

Children Rules

For Ringling Bros. & Barnum & Bailey: Kids 0-23 months are free. If child has reached their 2nd birthday, they must have a ticket to enter.

For Disney On Ice: Kids 0-23 months are free. If child has reached their 2nd birthday, they must have a ticket to enter.

For General Events:
All ages are welcome. Kids 0-1 are free. If child has reached their 2nd birthday, they must have a ticket to enter. Children’s policy may vary on some family shows.

Miscellaneous

Before a game or an event, visit the Medallions buffet. Medallion offers an upscale buffet menu for each event. Menu items will vary from show to show. Purchase your dinner reservation in advance on ticketmaster.com or by calling 813-301-6926.