Lightning release Stanley Cup Champions boat parade, fan rally schedule

Posted at 12:16 AM, Sep 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-30 05:34:35-04

TAMPA, Fla. – The city of Tampa will celebrate the Stanley Cup champions with a boat parade and a fan rally this week.

The team will get back to Tampa Tuesday evening and head over 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. on Wednesday, September 30 and the parade route will be along the Hillsborough River and fans can line up the City of Tampa Riverwalk.

Stanley Cup Championship Celebration

  • Tuesday, 5pm | Team Arrives home in Tampa
  • Tuesday, 7pm | Private Team Celebration at Amalie - Watch Live Coverage Here
  • 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 are free but you'll need a ticket to get in. You can click here for more information on scoring tickets.

Social distancing guidelines will be required for the event.