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NHL All-Star Game 2018 | Tampa Bay Lightning

Hold on to your seats Tampa Bay! The NHL just announced that they have chosen our amazing Amelie Arena to host the 2018 All-Star event! The event will take place over Gasparilla weekend, which means DOUBLE the amount of fun and excitement!

 The weekend will kick off on Saturday, January 27th,2018, with the All-Star Skills Competition and the main event will be take place, Sunday, January 28th, 2018, featuring a 3 on 3 tournament. There will be 3, 20 minute games featured. The NHL has also announced that they will not be taking place in the 2018 Olympics allowing the best players in the league to participate in this exciting event. The only other time the city of Tampa was privileged to hosting this event was in 1999!

The coordinators are planning events that will not only embrace the Tampa community, but will go hand in hand with Gasparilla throughout the weekend. The Tampa Bay Area could not be more enthusiastic about hosting 2018 All-Star, as it is becoming a testament to Jeff Vinik, the owner of the Tampa Bay Lightning. Jeff has dedicated millions of dollars to the franchise, making it #1 amongst other franchises in 2016.  With his dedication and push to make Tampa a “hockey hub”, this is an exciting development and accomplishment! Tampa continues to compete to host other major events as well…. SPOILER ALERT …. Tampa was just elected to also host the Super Bowl LV in 2021!

Skyline Limousine could not be happier with the way Tampa is gaining traction to hosting some of the country’s biggest events. As Tampa begins to grow in this direction, Skyline is here to help you with any and all transportation needs. Start booking now because that event weekend will be CRAZY! Combining Gasparilla and this NHL event will cause major challenges for parking and transportation. With our fleet of vehicles and experienced chauffeurs, Skyline can provide you with one less thing to worry about allowing you the freedom to enjoy every second of this action-packed weekend! Get ahead and plan your transportation today!

 

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