Welcome to the Official Alabama-USF Football Weekend! Please read the following carefully, as it will provide valuable information about your tour package. If you need more information regarding JW Marriott Tampa Water Street, please click here. Thank you for traveling with us.
3:00 pm – 7:00 pm | HOSPITALITY DESK HOURS
The Alabama Alumni Fan Travel Hospitality Desk will be open at the JW Marriott Tampa Water Street. Please stop by to meet your on-site staff and pick up your tour materials and souvenir!
6:00 – 8:00 pm | WELCOME EVENT
at Water Street Terrace
JW Marriott Tampa Water Street
September 16th – Game Day!
10:15 am | DEPARTURE
Motor coach departs for Tailgating with the Tide.
Please meet in the lobby by 10:00 am, and be sure to wear your official tour credential.
11:00 am – 2:00 m | TAILGATING WITH THE TIDE PREGAME EVENT
at George M. Steinbrenner Field
1 Steinbrenner Drive
Tampa, FL 33614
Join fellow UA alumni and friends to get ready for the big game! Admission includes a gameday buffet, beer, beer and wine bar, Bama swag, and more!
3:30 pm | KICKOFF – ROLL TIDE!
Alabama Crimson Tide vs South Florida Bulls
45 Minutes Post-Game | MOTOR COACH
Motor coach will depart for the hotel. If you feel lost or can’t find your way back to the hotel, please contact your on-site staff.
11:00 am | HOTEL CHECK-OUT
Check out of the hotel and have a safe trip home!
GAME DAY MAP
RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM
In an effort to enhance public safety, Raymond James Stadium has modified its security policy by limiting the size and style of bags allowed in the stadium:
A NO BAG POLICY IS IN EFFECT FOR ALL EVENTS AT RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM. GUESTS ARE ONLY PERMITTED TO BRING IN ONE CLUTCH PURSE NO LARGER THAN 4.5” BY 6.5”. PLEASE RETURN ALL OTHER BAGS TO YOUR VEHICLES OR TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE STORAGE LOCKERS AVAILABLE FOR RENT ON TOM MCEWEN BLVD, SOUTH OF GATE SUZUKI MARINE
Click here for more information on permitted bags and full fan policies and procedures.