Game Day is almost upon us! As the biggest sporting event in America prepares to take over Tampa, Armature Works is pleased to play a large role in the activation of the Riverwalk and Downtown community. Check out all of our happenings below and join the fun!
CBS Sports, the official media partner, will be live broadcasting on the Armature Works Pier and West Lot from Monday, February 1st – Sunday, February 7th. Visitors will be able to catch the action from behind the fence line while CBS broadcasters go live with pre-game coverage.
Additionally, GameDay Vodka, the exclusive vodka of the Super Bowl Host Committee Parks, has partnered with Armature Works to present The Tailgate; the ultimate Game Day tailgate experience happening Thursday, February 4th through Sunday, February 7th, on the Armature Works West Lawn.
GameDay Vodka will be hosting a multitude of events over four days including daily live music, pro-athlete appearances, drink specials and features, cocktail competitions, live cigar rollers, charity raffles and giveaways, and even the chance to win a pair of tickets to the Big Game. Attendees will be able to purchase raffle tickets daily, with proceeds benefiting the non-profit, Everyday Is Game Day Foundation. The winner will be chosen Saturday at 3pm! More information on these events here.
Locals and visitors looking to pick up official NFL Super Bowl LV merchandise can visit the property starting today through Game Day. The official NFL Shop is set up in the Show + Tell event space within Armature Works with Game Day as well as Tampa Bay Buccaneers limited edition merchandise for sale. The NFL Shop is open from 9am – 9pm. Starting Monday, February 1st there will be an additional pop-up NFL Shop located on the West Lawn for those looking for an open-air shopping experience to root on their favorite team.
Additional happenings will include pop-up displays from Tampa General Hospital MedEvac helicopter, as well as Icon Electric Vehicles, both on the West Lawn.
On Sunday, February 7th, animal lovers will have the chance to watch the annual Puppy Bowl on the big screen as part of the GameDay Vodka The Tailgate experience on the West Lawn. Attendees may bring their dogs to join in on the fun (animals are not permitted indoors at Armature Works.) The Sun Coast Animal League will be out with adoptable dogs in need of forever homes.
While the Big Game will not be shown in an effort to safely manage crowds, visitors are encouraged to come out over the course of the week for a multitude of programming and to safely celebrate Game Day week in Tampa.