TAMPA, Fla. – The city of Tampa will celebrate the Stanley Cup champions with a boat parade and a fan rally on Wednesday.
The team returned home on Tuesday and went to AMALIE Arena for a celebration with family and VIPs.
According to a press release from the Tampa Bay Lightning, the boat parade will be held at 5 p.m. The parade route will be along the Hillsborough River and fans can line up the City of Tampa Riverwalk.
Stanley Cup Championship Celebration
- Wednesday, 5pm | Boat Parade along Tampa Riverwalk
- Wednesday, 7:30pm | Stanley Cup Fan Celebration at Raymond James
Fans are encouraged by the team to maintain social distancing for the boat parade and wear masks during the festivities.
Shortly after the boat parade, there will be a fan rally at Raymond James Stadium for Bolts fans with tickets.
Parking for the event is free and will open to the public at 5:30 p.m. Doors to the Bucs’ home will open at 6:30 p.m. and the rally will start around 7:30 p.m.
Tickets for the rally were free but were gone quickly on Tuesday.
Social distancing guidelines will be required for the event.