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Tickets to Tropicana Field events are available now at Event Tickets Center! Oftentimes, Tropicana Field shows are difficult to come by. But, Event Tickets Center has a variety of tickets available for the next several events at the venue. Prices start at $8, but can range all the way up to $997. So, you need to act fast before ticket prices rise. If you are on the fence about going to see a Tropicana Field event, we have conveniently laid out some of the most important information about the venue. Check out insider information about parking, concessions, seating, rideshare, public transportation, bag policy, amenities, and more! Find the event you want to attend in the event list above, so you can purchase your tickets to go see your next Tropicana Field event live!

About Tropicana Field

Located in St. Petersburg, Florida, Tropicana Field is a stadium that first opened its doors in 1990. Currently, it’s under the ownership of the City of St. Petersburg.

Tropicana Field Seating

Tropicana Field has a total capacity of 42,735. However, this number can vary for events with unique venue configurations. Also known as The Trop, it is an enclosed venue with an artificial turf playing surface.

Before the venue was named Tropicana Field, it was also known as Florida Suncoast Dome and ThunderDome.

Teams and Events at Tropicana Field

Tropicana Field is the home to the Tampa Bay Rays (MLB). The venue serves as the stage for baseball, hockey, wrestling, concert and football events, along with the ability to host many other functions.

Getting into Tropicana Field

Want to ensure a smooth entry to Tropicana Field? We've got you covered! From security to accessibility, we've compiled all the info you need for a hassle-free arrival.

Security at Tropicana Field

Security at Tropicana Field is taken very seriously. All guests are required to go through security checks before entering the venue. Typically, security checkpoints tend to get longer as you get closer to the start time of the event. We recommend planning ahead so you don’t miss anything. Please note that Tropicana Field has a strict bag policy.

Tropicana Field Bag Policy & Prohibited Items

Bags exceeding the dimensions of 16" x 8", including backpacks and coolers, are not allowed through Tropicana Field security. However, smaller personal bags within these size limits, as well as medical device bags and diaper bags accompanying a young child, are permitted.

What to Bring to Tropicana Field

When you come to an event at Tropicana Field, please make sure to bring your ticket and a valid ID, especially if you want to purchase alcohol. We recommend bringing a credit or debit card and also a little cash. Because this is an indoor venue, weather is often not a factor. However, as it is climate-controlled, it might be worth bringing a light jacket just in case it gets a little chilly inside.

Is Tropicana Field ADA Accessible?

Tropicana Field is committed to providing a comfortable experience for all guests. Assistive listening is available, and so is sensory accessibility. The venue is ADA compliant, too. Typically, Tropicana Field has special seating and preferred entry gates for these patrons. Be sure to check the policy for your specific event for more information.

Tropicana Field Experience

Your experience at Tropicana Field extends beyond the event itself. Discover delicious food and drinks, convenient transportation options, and more to create an unforgettable memory.

Food and Beverage at Tropicana Field

Plenty of concessions are available at Tropicana Field. Non-alcoholic beverages are served as well as alcoholic beverages including but not limited to beer, wine, mixed drinks and liquor.

Payment Methods Accepted at Tropicana Field

Tropicana Field primarily operates on a cashless basis. This implies that while some vendors may still accept cash, most onsite purchases are done with digital wallets or debit and credit cards. Although Tropicana Field accepts most credit cards (such as Visa and Mastercard), it is prudent to carry a small amount of cash for tipping and for the few vendors that might accept it inside and outside the venue.

Are There Phone Charging Stations at Tropicana Field?

Yes, Tropicana Field is equipped with phone charging stations throughout. They are usually located in the concourse. However, it’s important to note that these charging stations may require a small fee, so we suggest fully charging your device before arriving at the venue.

Is There Wi-Fi Available?

Indeed, the venue provides Wi-Fi access. We suggest connecting to the Wi-Fi network immediately upon arrival, as cellular service can sometimes be unreliable.

How to Get to Tropicana Field

Tropicana Field is located at One Tropicana Dr, St. Petersburg, Florida, 33705. We've got you covered with all the options to get there, from public transportation to convenient rideshares.

Tropicana Field Parking Details

Tropicana Field has plenty of parking options nearby. Many event-goers will utilize onsite parking, while others will use nearby public parking. Parking prices can range depending on where you decide to park and may even be free for some events. We have outlined some of the closest parking options for Tropicana Field visitors. They are Lot 8, Lot 6, Lot 9, SP+ Parking and 850 3rd Ave S Parking.

How Early Should I Get to Tropicana Field?

Arrival times may vary depending on the event, but we recommend arriving at the venue about an hour before the scheduled start time. This gives you some breathing room in case of traffic congestion, parking difficulties, visits to the merchandise store, or if you want to grab some food and drinks before the event starts.

If you plan on tailgating, we recommend getting to Tropicana Field even earlier, so you can enjoy the full pregame experience!

Can You Tailgate at Tropicana Field?

Tropicana Field permits tailgating. However, the regulations concerning open flames, grills, and open containers can differ depending on local laws. Specific events may also have different rules, so reviewing the venue's particular guidelines is always wise when planning your tailgate. Remember that the goal is to create an enjoyable and safe environment for all event attendees.

Rideshare Drop-off and Pickup Location

At Tropicana Field, there are specific pick-up locations for rideshare users. You’ll find the designated pick-up spots at 4th Avenue S, near the entrance/exit of lot 7. Using rideshare to attend an event is a great option because it eliminates the stress of finding parking, which can often be scarce and expensive. Additionally, ridesharing promotes safety by providing reliable transportation if you plan on drinking alcohol during your visit.

Closest Bus Stop to Tropicana Field

For a budget-friendly option, the nearest bus stop is located at 16th St S + 1st Ave S. This bus station is located 0.3 mi from the venue.

Tropicana Field Surrounding Area

A stone’s throw away from Tropicana Field, a variety of restaurants await, serving everything from local specialties to global dishes. Whether you’re in the mood for a fast snack before the event or a gourmet meal, there’s a choice for every taste. The vicinity also features a selection of hotels, providing a handy option for guests from out of town. With everything from high-end lodgings to economical choices, there’s a suitable resting place for every traveler.

Nearby Restaurants to Tropicana Field

Tropicana Field is surrounded by great restaurants and bars ready for any pre-event or post-event activities. Here are the top rated bars and/or restaurants close to the venue: Red Mesa Cantina, Ferg's Sports Bar & Grill, Gratzzi Italian Grille, The Avenue DTSP and 9 Bangkok Restaurant.

Tropicana Field, home of the Tampa Bay Rays, is the smallest Major League Baseball stadium in terms of seating capacity and the only remaining fixed-roof domed stadium left in the MLB. The park celebrates the history of baseball with the Ted Williams Museum and Hitters Hall of Fame, where fans can view rare memorabilia. Fans young and old can also marvel at the Rays Touch Tank, a 35-foot, 10,000-gallon exhibit located just beyond the right-center field fence.

Tropicana Field is one of the few venues in the U.S. to have hosted full seasons of professional baseball, football, hockey and arena football. Other events held at the stadium include tennis, soccer, sprint car and motorcycle racing, gymnastics, figure skating competitions and the Tampa Bay Rays post-game concert series.

During the regular baseball season, there are free baseball shuttles from downtown St. Petersburg to and from the baseball park. For fans who are driving, there are 7,000 parking spaces in the vicinity. Accommodations ranging from budget motels and B&Bs to 5-star hotels are located in the city. There are a handful of restaurants within walking distance of the stadium that offer a variety of food options.

FAQs about Tropicana Field

What time do doors open at Tropicana Field?

Doors typically open anywhere between 90 minutes to 2 hours prior to showtime at Tropicana Field. Be sure to check the listing on your ticket as showtimes will vary.

Who plays at Tropicana Field?

The Tampa Bay Rays are the home team at the Tropicana Field.

Facts about Tropicana Field



Past Names:

Florida Suncoast Dome Thunderdome

Date Opened:

March 3, 1990

Event Dates and Pricing Information

Performer Date Price Tickets Available
Tampa Bay Rays Apr 22, 2024 From $8 1,575
Tampa Bay Rays Apr 23, 2024 From $10 1,762
Tampa Bay Rays Apr 24, 2024 From $10 1,918
Tampa Bay Rays May 3, 2024 From $22 1,977
Tampa Bay Rays May 4, 2024 From $32 2,234
Tampa Bay Rays May 5, 2024 From $32 1,449
Tampa Bay Rays May 6, 2024 From $13 1,483
Tampa Bay Rays May 7, 2024 From $10 1,614
Tampa Bay Rays May 8, 2024 From $10 1,572
Tampa Bay Rays May 10, 2024 From $47 1,957