Tampa Bay Times Forum parking
Tampa, Florida -- The Tampa Bay Lightning and the Tampa Bay Times Forum have announced they will open the ice at the arena to the public on Oct. 20.
The event will run from 6 - 9 p.m. and is open to fans of all skill levels. If you're interested in attending head over to the Lightning's Facebook page to RSVP.
Parking for those attending the event is available at a discounted rate of $5 in the Forum West lot located between the Times Forum and the Marriott Waterside. All guests can enter through the XO VIP Entrance off the West Plaza.
Skating sessions will last for 45 minutes each with a Zamboni flood in between.
Fans are encouraged to bring their own skates, but they will also be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Free water, cookies and popcorn will also be provided.
ThunderBug and the Lightning Girls will be on hand to help with raffles and giveaways during each session and mingle with all in attendance.