8 Places to Watch the World Series Games in Tampa
Tampa Bay sports are continuing to dominate this year. With drink specials, activities and blow-up TV screens, check out where you can cheer on the Rays in the World Series this week around the region. For each game in the series, the first pitch will be at 8:08 p.m.
St. Pete Pier
800 2nd Ave. N.E.
The newly renovated St. Pete Pier will be hosting the team’s official watch party for every Rays-Dodgers World Series game. Gates open at 6 p.m. with 400 socially distant “pods” with no more than six people to each pod. Seating will be a first-come, first-served basis for each game in the series.
Tampa Convention Center Sail Plaza
333 S. Franklin St.
This weekend, the Sail Plaza at the Tampa Convention Center will be hosting Downtown Tampa’s official watch party. Starting at 7 p.m., the waterside patio bar will have pre-game activities Friday and Saturday (and Sunday, if needed) and large screens for easy watching.
615 Channelside Drive
Each night of the World Series, all of Sparkman Wharf’s TVs will be tuned to the game, in the Fermented Reality Biergarten and on the Sparkman Wharf lawn. Sparkman Wharf vendors will be running food and drink specials throughout the series.
421 S. MacDill Ave.
Palma Ceia’s classic neighborhood bar, The Patio, is serving $17 Miller Lite & Coors Light buckets, $3 Jell-O shots, and World Series specialty $5 “Rays Up” lemonade during their watch parties this week and weekend. Other menu items include their regular pub fare, such as mozzarella sticks and chicken tenders.
107 S. Franklin St.
Located in the heart of downtown, Hattricks is one of Tampa’s most iconic sports bars. The bar serves happy hour until 8 p.m. with a large menu, including their famous chicken wings and super nachos. Bucket specials will also be available during each World Series game.
1580 N. Dale Mabry Highway
Stop in and root for the Rays at one of the most popular sports bars in Tampa. Both drink and wing specials will be available all night during the World Series games.
Ducky’s Sports Lounge
1719 W. Kennedy Blvd.
The South Tampa sports bar is serving up wings, buckets of beer (including 5 for $15 Budweisers) and other food and drink specials during the World Series.
601 S. Harbour Island Blvd.
Watch the game on the waterfront at this Harbour Island spot, which is offering $15 buckets of Bud Light, $25 buckets of High Noon and Truly, plus all-American favorites like the AmSo Burger, Maple Bourbon Meatballs and chicken wings.