MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre - Tampa, FL

The MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds is the largest outdoor amphitheater in the Tampa Bay area. The venue offers a combination of covered, non-covered and lawn seating arrangements. Acts that have performed at the amphitheater include Coldplay, Blink 182, Bob Dylan, Backstreet Boys, Aerosmith, and many others. It’s also home to 97X’s annual Next Big Thing rock festival.

The amphitheater was originally named Ford Amphitheatre, and it has undergone several name changes since it adopted its current name in 2013. The seats are located at the rear of the venue. VIP seating is available, and there is also a dedicated handicap-accessible seating area. It has a capacity of 9,000 reserved seats and more than 10,000 can be accommodated on the lawn area. Low-back lawn chairs are allowed, and lawn chair rentals are available onsite.

Parking lots are located adjacent to the venue, and parking fees are typically included in the ticket price. VIP parking is available on a per-show basis, but prices may vary. The venue is also accessible by taxi or bus.

All bags are subject to inspection upon entry. Hard coolers are not allowed, and only one-gallon soft-sided collapsible coolers are accepted. Food is only allowed if placed in one-gallon clear plastic bags. One sealed bottle of water is allowed per patron. Alcoholic beverages and soft drinks are not allowed.

The venue allows small umbrellas in case of rain. Personal cameras and phone cameras are allowed but flash photography, cameras with removable lenses, and recording equipment are prohibited.

Different attractions nearby include Busch Gardens Tampa, Rock Spa, Ybor City Historic Walking Tours, and Yuengling Brewery.

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What is the capacity of MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre?
20,000
What was MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre named before?
Tampa Bay Amphitheatre

Ford Amphitheatre

1-800-ASK-GARY Amphitheatre

Live Nation Amphitheatre

When did MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre open?
July 25, 2004
Fri
May 22, 2020
7:00 PM
The Lumineers
Tampa, FL
Thu
May 28, 2020
TBD
Country Megaticket (Includes Tickets To All Performances)
Tampa, FL
Fri
May 29, 2020
TBD
Brooks and Dunn
Tampa, FL
Wed
Jun 10, 2020
7:00 PM
The Doobie Brothers & Michael McDonald
Tampa, FL
Fri
Jun 12, 2020
7:00 PM
Sam Hunt, Kip Moore & Travis Denning
Tampa, FL
Wed
Jun 17, 2020
7:00 PM
Alanis Morissette
Tampa, FL
Fri
Jun 19, 2020
7:30 PM
Thomas Rhett & Cole Swindell
Tampa, FL
Wed
Jul 1, 2020
8:00 PM
The Black Crowes
Tampa, FL
Fri
Jul 3, 2020
6:30 PM
Chicago - The Band & Rick Springfield
Tampa, FL
Sat
Jul 11, 2020
7:00 PM
Sammy Hagar and the Circle & Whitesnake
Tampa, FL
Wed
Jul 22, 2020
7:00 PM
Halsey
Tampa, FL
Thu
Jul 23, 2020
7:00 PM
Disturbed, Staind & Bad Wolves
Tampa, FL
Fri
Jul 24, 2020
6:00 PM
AJR, Quinn XCII & Hobo Johnson and The Lovemakers
Tampa, FL
Sat
Aug 1, 2020
TBD
Lady Antebellum, Jake Owen & Maddie and Tae
Tampa, FL
Sun
Aug 2, 2020
6:45 PM
Incubus, 311 & Badflower
Tampa, FL
Fri
Aug 7, 2020
7:30 PM
Matchbox Twenty & The Wallflowers
Tampa, FL
Sat
Aug 15, 2020
7:00 PM
Hall and Oates, KT Tunstall & Squeeze
Tampa, FL
Sun
Aug 16, 2020
6:30 PM
Nickelback, Stone Temple Pilots & Switchfoot
Tampa, FL
Fri
Aug 21, 2020
7:00 PM
Journey & The Pretenders
Tampa, FL
Sat
Aug 29, 2020
7:00 PM
Santana & Earth, Wind and Fire
Tampa, FL
Fri
Sep 4, 2020
7:00 PM
The Black Keys
Tampa, FL
Sat
Sep 5, 2020
7:00 PM
Foreigner, Kansas & Europe
Tampa, FL
Sun
Sep 6, 2020
TBD
Brad Paisley, Jordan Davis & Gabby Barrett
Tampa, FL
Fri
Sep 11, 2020
TBD
Jason Aldean, Brett Young, Mitchell Tenpenny & Dee Jay Silver
Tampa, FL
Thu
Sep 17, 2020
7:00 PM
Maroon 5 & Meghan Trainor
Tampa, FL
Fri
Sep 18, 2020
7:00 PM
Zac Brown Band
Tampa, FL
Sun
Sep 27, 2020
7:30 PM
Backstreet Boys
Tampa, FL
Fri
Oct 16, 2020
TBD
Rascal Flatts
Tampa, FL
Useful Event Info
Venue Address:
4802 N. U.S. Highway 301 Tampa, FL 33610