TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning will continue their Rolling Thunder 20-Stop Tour, a series of fan events complete with interactive games and giveaways, with two stops this week. The tour commences this week on Friday, October 5th, in conjunction with the First Friday Music on Main event from 6-9 p.m. on Main Street at the Lakewood Ranch community in Sarasota. The second tour stop of the week takes place on Sunday, October 7, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hyde Park Village Fresh Market.
Both stops this week will feature ThunderBug along with different interactive games including corn hole and ladder ball. The Lightning Girls will also make an appearance at the Lakewood Ranch stop. Each event will also give fans a chance to win Lightning themed prizes as well. Following the Hyde Park Village event, ThunderBug and the Rolling Thunder fan truck will make a special stop at the Taste of Westshore and offer activities for fans from 2-5 p.m.
The Lightning continue celebrating their 20-year anniversary with the Rolling Thunder 20-Stop Tour to give fans a chance to get geared up for the upcoming season by bringing friends and family to participate in interactive games and activities. Rolling Thunder, the Lightning’s marketing fan truck, is full of entertainment for all ages.
Fans will also be given a rewards card at each event and can collect points for each time they attend a stop on the tour. Fans attending all 20 events will get a 20th anniversary t-shirt and a chance to win a pair of front row Lightning tickets for a game during the upcoming season. Fans that go to five Rolling Thunder stops will get a McCafé ® real fruit smoothie or frappé from McDonald’s ®. Fans will also have the chance to win a Vincent Lecavalier signed jersey, Lightning team magnets and other prizes for attending the Rolling Thunder stops.