Can’t score seats to watch the Bolts play in the Stanley Cup Final?
Not to worry, Tampa Bay has plenty of locations for fans to gather and cheer on the Lightning!
1) Ferg’s Live!
Can’t get a seat at Amelie? Go across the street to the new Ferg’s Live! It’s an awesome lively venue with music, food and drink. Scream Machine will be rocking out during Game 1! The perfect lightning fan hot-spot! Tampa traffic keeping you away? There is an additional watch party at St. Pete’s Ferg’s!
2) Channelside Bay Plaza!
Seen the pictures of huge crowds dressed in blue sitting outside around a jumbo screen? That would be the Channelside watch party! With food and drink specials from all of the Channelside establishments, this is the place to be. Try a Bolts blue Marg from Hablo Taco or fan contest winner VIP tables at Splitsville! Bring a lawn chair but leave your coolers at home.
3) Gaspar’s Grotto
In the heart of Ybor City is this pirate’s paradise. Known for their Wing&Pitcher specials and huge outdoor projection screen, this place puts the PARTY in watch party! Did I mention free shots for every goal the Bolts score? See you at Gaspar’s!
4) Hattricks Tavern
Tampa’s Hattricks is PUMPED to watch the Bolts dominate in the Stanley Cup Final! Featuring their signature Baacardi Lightning Lemonade and all night food specials, this spot is a Tampa Bay fan’s dream!
5) Mastry’s Brewing Company
In the Tyrone area, this hidden gem has tons of specials to keep your belly hungry for the game! This kid-friendly stop features half of apps, house wines and beer specials, and kids will eat FREE for Game 1!
6) Crowley’s Downtown
A classic St. Pete spot, Crowley‘s will have all 6 TV’s blasting for the Bolts! They are having food specials for Game 1 and $3 beers! What more could you want??
7) Cafe Del Mar!
Playoff beards welcome at Downtown St. Pete’s Cafe Del Mar! Every Tampa Bay goal warrants free Fireball shots! Join them at 8 to cheer on the Lightning!
8) Tradewinds Island Resorts
Don’t want to leave the beach? No problem! The Tradewinds’ Guy Harvey Outpost and RumFish Grille will be hosting viewing parties for the Lightning as well! With specials and contests throughout the game, this is a great spot to watch the puck drop!