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  • 5:00pm - Medallions and Shots Opens
  • 5:30pm - Early Doors (Plaza & Club Level, Suite Level and XO opens)
  • 6:00pm - Regular Doors (Terrace Level opens)
  • 6:30pm - Team Warmups Begin (15 minutes)
  • 7:05pm - National Anthem
  • 7:10pm - Puck Drop

Anthem Singer

  • Molly Smith

Let's Play Hockey

  • Alexis Bravo, Florida Central Credit Union Contest Winner

Color Guard

  • 6th Air Wing Mobility Unit, MacDill Air Force Base

Subway Hon. Captain

  • William Gompf, 6

Hero of the Game

  • US Army Cadet Daniel Cooke

Moment of Silence

  • We pause to remember Brendan Burke. The son of Toronto Maple Leafs General Manager Brian Burke, Brendan passed away last night at the age of 21, the result of a weather-related auto accident.
Pre and Post Game Activities

Pre game tailgate by Datz Deli.Order online!

Free post game concert by Nonpoint


First 10,000 fans will receive a Lightning Card set, compliments of Upper Deck

View full giveaway schedule

Haitian Earthquake Victim's Relief

The Tampa Bay Lightning is teaming up with the American Red Cross to provide relief for the earthquake victims of the island nation of Haiti.

For each of the Lightning's next eight home games, the team is making specially-priced tickets available, with a significant portion of the purchase price being donated to the American Red Cross International Response Fund.

Cash donations will also be accepted on the Plaza.Complete information on Haiti relief available here.

Datz Deli pre-game tailgate

Tailgate starts 2.5 hours prior to the start of the game.Includes beer, soda and water. Just $25 to add on to any full priced ticket. Tailgate groups and flex packages also available.Order Now online through

Join us on the plaza for a special pre and post game concert by Nonpoint!


Individual seats available at:

IKEA College Night: Just $50 nets college students a Club level endzone seat, food and drink specials, and a $20 IKEA gift card, while just $12 gets a Terrace seat in the last seven rows, food and drink specials, and a $5 IKEA gift card.
For more information please contact 813-301-6829.

More Offers: View all special ticket offers

In-Game Contests

Memorabilia Auction and Jersey Raffle at Section 120

Foundation Drawing:
Lightning Team autographed jersey
TGH Drawing:
Steven Stamkos autographed stick

Lightning Locker store special offer

Lightning Jersey Tote Bag - only $15 during the game.
Regular price: $30

Food / Drink Special of the Night

Garlic Fries $3.00 Gordon Biersch beer $5.00
Check out our Food Finder to locate your nearest vendor.

West Plaza Activities Begin at 5:00 pm

Kids Area features: Fanland, Joust, Slap Shot, Bungee Run and Inflatable Entry

Art on Ice - metroPCS and the Lightning Foundation are proud to partner and provide an opportunity for children to create masterpieces of their own at every Lightning home game. The metroPCS Art on Ice area is stocked with coloring sheets, crafts and activities for our youngest fans. Stop by the Kids Zone and check it out!

Music:: Nonpoint will play a 15 min set around 6pm and then post game full concert

WDAE will have a promotional table on the plaza

Booths: St. Pete Times, BRP, Mona Vie, ADCO, Datz Tailgate

Tailgate: Datz Tailgate Click for more info

Food and drinks available at Shots staring at 5:00pm

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