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How fans can avoid Gasparilla traffic, secure parking for Saturday's game

24

January

With Gasparilla crowds expecting to flood downtown Tampa Saturday, the Lightning are offering fans a chance to pre-purchase parking today to guarantee a spot.

Fans can go to the Lightning website, www.tampabaytimesforum.com/parking, with those who buy able to access the lots beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday. However, fans will not be able to leave and re-enter lot without paying again. Indviduals looking to pre-purchase parking must do so before 11:59 p.m. tonight.

The team is also encouraging fans to find alternate routes to get to the Tampa Bay Times Forum for their game on Saturday. Additionally, the Lightning is advising those attending Saturday’s game to consider carpooling with fellow fans. Below is a list of routes that may reduce the time it takes for fans to arrive to the game.

SUGGESTED ROUTES TO THE TAMPA BAY TIMES FORUM

SOUTHBOUND I-275

-          South on I-275 to I-4.

-          East on I-4 to Exit 1 (21st St)

-          South on 21st St to Adamo Dr.

-          Right on Adamo Dr to Channelside Dr.

-          Left on Channelside Dr to Venue.

-          Follow to listed venues.

 

NORTHBOUND I-275

-          North on I-275 to I-4.  Take Exit 1 (21st St).

-          South on 21st St to Adamo Dr.

-          Right on Adamo Dr to Channelside Dr.

-          Left on Channelside Dr.

-          Follow to listed venues.

[Last modified: Friday, January 24, 2014 3:07pm]

    

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