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  1. All Eyes

WrestleMania coming to Tampa in 2020

MONICA HERNDON | Times
Paul Michael Levesque, Triple H, speaks during the announcement that Wrestle Mania 36 will be held in Tampa in 2020, on March 7, 2019 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. The Tampa Bay Sports Commission pursued the opportunity to host Wrestle Mania for 10 years. [MONICA HERNDON | Tampa Bay Times]

For 10 years, the Tampa Bay Sports Commission’s indefatigable executive director couldn’t quite snag a WrestleMani. local leaders and officials from World Wrestling Entertainment held a news conference to confirm that WrestleMania 36 will be held at Raymond James Stadium on April 5, 2020.

Hulk Hogan takes the stage during the announcement that Wrestle Mania 36 will be held in Tampa. [MONICA HERNDON | Tampa Bay Times]
Pro wrestler Charlotte Flair talks about women in WWE during the announcement that Wrestle Mania 36. [MONICA HERNDON | Tampa Bay Times]
Rob Higgins, Tampa Bay Sports Commission executive director speaks during the announcement that Wrestle Mania 36. [MONICA HERNDON | Tampa Bay Times]
Pro wrestler Sasha Banks talks about her WWE Women's Tag Team Championship win with reporters. [MONICA HERNDON | Tampa Bay Times]
Bob Buckhorn, Mayor of Tampa, speaks during the announcement that Wrestle Mania 36. [MONICA HERNDON | Tampa Bay Times]
WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon spoke during the announcement that Wrestle Mania 36. [MONICA HERNDON | Tampa Bay Times]
Pro wrestlers Sasha Banks and Bayley talk to reporters after the announcement that Wrestle Mania 36. [MONICA HERNDON | Tampa Bay Times]
Titus O'Neil takes the stage during the announcement that Wrestle Mania 36. [MONICA HERNDON | Tampa Bay Times]
Pro wrestler Roman Reigns talks to reporters after the announcement that Wrestle Mania 36. [MONICA HERNDON | Tampa Bay Times]

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