Posted by Chris on January 31, 2012 at 06:27 PM CST
Everyone is well aware that The Phantom Menace is coming back to theaters in 3D on February 10th, 2012. What you probably did not know is that the Stanley Cup winning Tampa Bay Lightning NHL hockey team, in conjunction with the Star Wars Grand Florida Alliance, 501st Legion and Lucasfilm Ltd. are bringing you "Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace 3D Night with the Tampa Bay Lightning"! We've been working really hard on this event to make it the ultimate Star Wars experience from the moment you walk into the Tampa Bay Times Forum until you leave to go home. There will be a very limited number of Star Wars ticket packages available for this special event. The game starts at 7:30pm, but you'll want to arrive early to take part in the Star Wars pre-game festivities. All fans are encouraged to dress as their favorite Star Wars character!

Star Wars Prequel VIP Ticket packages are just $49.50 each and include:

• Admission to the game
• Limited Edition Licensed The Phantom Menace / Lightning puck
• “Stadium Favorites” all-you-can-eat buffet
• Beer, wine, soda & bottled water
• Sit with other fans in Star Wars themed section
• A chance to win Star Wars prizes
• Photo opportunities available

To purchase advance tickets call 813.301.6590 or email Chris Farnkopf at Join nearly 20,000 other fans, come cheer the Lightning on as they battle the San Jose Sharks, and help support this incredible and official Star Wars event.


It's only 16 days until Star Wars fans invade the Tampa Bay Times Forum for "Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace 3D Night with the Tampa Bay Lightning". We've got an exclusive first look at the limited edition licensed hockey puck that VIP ticket holders will receive in addition to an all-you-can-eat and drink buffet, access to the pre-game party and more! Oh, and did we mention that the Lightning have a Tesla Coil? That's right, every time the Bolts score a goal, Emperor Palpatine himself throws down a volley of Sith Lightning on the crowd! This is not to be missed. There are still a few VIP tickets left, but they are going fast. Grab yours now!
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