WRESTLEMANIA 36 WEEK | APRIL 2-6, 2020 | TAMPA BAY
AMALIE ARENA EVENT TIPS
Driving Tips and Safety
If you plan to drive, utilize recommended routes for the easiest access into and out of Amalie Arena and allow for additional travel time. Please refer to the recommended routes outlined by the City of Tampa Transportation department. Fans are encouraged to reserve their parking in advance by visiting ParkWhiz.com. Guests who have not reserved parking prior to WrestleMania 36 Week events are recommended to utilize public transportation options for easy navigation and access.
Fans visiting WrestleMania 36 Week events can stay up-to-date with traffic information, road closures and routing by:
Visiting the City of Tampa website for transportation advisories and an interactive road closure map.
Downloading the Waze app for real-time routing instructions.
Following @COT_Traffic on Twitter.
Allow for extra travel time as you may experience congestion or road closures in downtown Tampa.
Look for wayfinding signage to help guide you around Amalie Arena and parking facilities.
Be aware that additional Law Enforcement Officers have been deployed to areas surrounding Amalie Arena to assist with traffic flow and pedestrian safety.
All drivers are encouraged to drive with caution and to heed all traffic warnings.
Drivers entering downtown Tampa are encouraged to be mindful of pedestrian traffic as WrestleMania 36 Week festivities are expected to draw a large number of pedestrians.
Getting to Amalie Arena
To ease traffic congestion, provide sustainable alternatives, and lessen the impacts of WrestleMania 36 Week events on the environment, fans are recommended to utilize the variety of public transportation options available to get around the downtown campus.
Taxis, Limos and Rideshares
Fans are encouraged to utilize rideshare or taxi services when taking part in WrestleMania 36 Week activities. Vehicles can use one of two locations when driving guests to attend any Amalie Arena WrestleMania 36 Week activities. If entering downtown from the west, utilize the rideshare/taxi drop-off located on the west side of Tampa Convention Center at Ashley Drive. If entering the downtown area from the east, utilize the rideshare/taxi location at the Florida Aquarium circle.
Planning on riding your bicycle to the WrestleMania 36 Week events? For your convenience, Amalie Arena is providing a complimentary bicycle valet service located directly on Thunder Alley. Check your ride with appropriate bike valet personnel.
Please refer to our Downtown Tampa map for quick reference when navigating WrestleMania 36 Week events.
Important Amalie Arena Tips
All bags permitted inside the venue will be subject to a search by staff. Guests with prohibited items will be asked to return them to their vehicles prior to entering the venue. Small personal bags (purses, baby bags, etc.) will be permitted inside the Amalie Arena, while bags larger than 12x12x12 inches, backpacks, wrapped packages, etc. will not be allowed inside the venue and should be taken back to the guest’s vehicle.
To help ensure your safety, Amalie Arena is preserving all current security measures. These procedures are designed to help our fans have a safe and enjoyable visit to our arena. We apologize for any inconvenience you may experience. Your safety is always our first concern.
The following items will not be allowed at Amalie Arena events:
Bags larger than 12x12x12 inches, backpacks or wrapped packages
Cameras with lenses smaller than 4” will be permitted, but camera bags will not be permitted.
iPads and GoPros
Binoculars are permitted, but binocular bags are not permitted.
Video or audio recording devices
Weapons of any kind
Bottles, cans, or containers of any kind
Sharp objects, sticks or poles of any kind
Pepper spray or mace
Food or beverage items
Drugs or controlled substances
Chairs, folding chairs or any other type of individual chair for use
Large banners or signs, banners or signs with objectionable language, banners or signs on a pole of any kind
Clothing with offensive language
Keep in mind, Amalie Arena will utilize a variety of search techniques at all entry points. Thank you for your cooperation.
Banners and Signs
Regular poster size signs or smaller are permitted in Amalie Arena. Large banners, signs on poles or sticks of any kind or signs with inappropriate language, political reference or sponsors will not be permitted. Signs may not be hung or posted anywhere inside the venue. Please be aware of your surroundings and do not block the view of any guests.
See Something, Say Something™
The “If You See Something, Say Something™” campaign is a simple and effective program to engage the public and key frontline employees in identifying and reporting indicators of terrorism, crime and other threats to the proper transportation and law enforcement authorities. If you see something, say something! To report suspicious activity, see the nearest Usher/Ticket Taker or Security Officer, or text 813-374-BOLT (813-374-2658).
Additional information can be found here.
Parents or guardians reporting lost children at Amalie Arena should contact your closest Guest Services Representative or visit Guest Services across from Section 101.
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM
TAMPA CONVENTION CENTER
TAMPA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
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