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5 Mar 2024
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Tampa Bay Rays Opening Day Tickets


The Tampa Bay Rays will take on the Toronto Blue Jays this March 28th, 2024, to kick off the 2024 MLB Season. Come visit Tropicana Field at 4:00 PM to take part in the Rays’ bid to once again reach the vaunted October playoff series. This season marks the Tampa franchise’s 26th year as an MLB Franchise. It is also the beginning of the end of their tenure in Tropicana Field, as the team announced their plans to revitalize the Stadium District late last year. The Rays also announced back in April $10 tickets will be available in parts of the stadium during every game. Tickets are available at the 

Rays Baseball Field

Five Straight Post Season Appearances

Playing in the most historic and difficult division in Major League Baseball since their first game in 1998, Tampa Bay surely was treated to a trial by fire. Every year the Rays schedule is full of the MLB "old gaurd" teams of the New York Yankees, and Boston Redsox coupled with the emerging Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays. The Rays, however, appear to be better for it. Since their 10th anniversary season in 2008, the Rays have reached the Post-season 8 times, then even the World Series in two of those. This year, they are ready again with a few familiar faces such as Outfielder Randy Arozerena, and First Baseman Yandi Diaz, as well as newer exciting members like Amed Rosario and Jose Caballero.

 Tropicana Field Parking


Tropicana Field’s address is 1 Tropicana Dr., St. Petersburg, FL 33705.  Pre-paid parking is available in lots 1,2, 5, and 6 with parking passes available up to 6 hours before the first pitch. Lots 6 & 7 are considered the general admission lots, with lot 7 being available for on-site payment. (Card only) Handicap-accessible parking is available in lots 1 and 6. Plenty of parking is also available in private lots surrounding Tropicana Field.  Additionally, there is a drop-off location in front of Gate 4 on 16th Street for rideshare.

SunRunner Map

How to get there

If driving is not in your game plan, we highly recommend St. Petersburg’s new SunRunner bus shuttle. The closest pickup location to your rental is the Boca Ciega S stop at 299 75th Ave. Parking is available at Upham Beach Park. You can ride the transit 10 stops to the 13th Street drop-off at Tropicana Field. The SunRunner runs every 15 minutes.