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TAMPA, Fla. – The city of Tampa will celebrate the Stanley Cup champions with a boat parade and a fan rally on Wednesday.

The team returned home on Tuesday and went to AMALIE Arena for a celebration with family and VIPs.

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According to a press release from the Tampa Bay Lightning, the boat parade will be held at 5 p.m. The parade route will be along the Hillsborough River and fans can line up the City of Tampa Riverwalk.

Stanley Cup Championship Celebration

  • Wednesday, 5pm | Boat Parade along Tampa Riverwalk
  • Wednesday, 7:30pm | Stanley Cup Fan Celebration at Raymond James

Fans are encouraged by the team to maintain social distancing for the boat parade and wear masks during the festivities.

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Shortly after the boat parade, there will be a fan rally at Raymond James Stadium for Bolts fans with tickets.

Parking for the event is free and will open to the public at 5:30 p.m. Doors to the Bucs’ home will open at 6:30 p.m. and the rally will start around 7:30 p.m.

Tickets for the rally were free but were gone quickly on Tuesday.

Social distancing guidelines will be required for the event.