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