Raymond James Stadium
If you would like to have some football and soccer excitement while on vacation in Florida, you'd better head to Tampa. There is only one place to do this in Tampa and this is at the Raymond James Stadium. The Raymond James Stadium which has a building area of about 1.65 million square feet is a publicly owned facility with seating of more than 70,000. The stadium is rented out by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the University of South Florida Bulls.
This stadium displays a unique architectural design worth seeing for yourself while traveling Tampa. The Tampa Sports Authority owns and manages this facility and they have tried to keep the place in shape as it is clean and well kept. All the events held at Raymond James Stadium are exciting and you will have to experience this before you leave Florida.
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Raymond James Stadium official website
This stadium stands out from the other stadiums in Tampa due to its pirate ship design and the foods available there are something you will remember for days to come. Entertainment on the stadium does not disappoint so are the social amenities available. There is also a gift shop that you could get gifts to take back home.
The stadium is a favorite spot for major championships and the National Football League. The Super Bowl XLIII championship was held on the stadium on the 1st of February 2009. Other events are the Outback Bowl that is held on New Years Day and the Superbowl of Motorsports. The Stadium provides ample parking space for about 10,000 vehicles and the parking prices depend on the games being played. Tickets for games can be purchased online.
There are restrooms for both men and women which are 60 in total as well as 8 unisex restrooms for families. Any Tampa travel guides will suggest a visit to this great stadium and whether you are watching or just looking around, you will surely have fun.
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Raymond James Stadium Address
4201 North Dale Mabry Highway
Tampa, Florida 33607
Tel: (813) 350-6500 Fax: (813) 673-4312
Raymond James Stadium Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Ticket Information for the Raymond James Stadium:
For ticket and more information, you can call ticket office at (813) 974-3002
Wish your the best time in your trip!