June 1st Declared Lightning Appreciation Day
June 1st, 2018 has been declared Lightning Appreciation Day by six area Chambers. The community is asked to wear their best "Bolts Blue" and post their favorite fan pictures to social media Friday using the hashtag #AppreciateBolts.
The Tampa Bay Lightning hockey team ended their season after winning the Atlantic Division, earning the top seed in the Eastern Conference and advancing to the Conference Final, where they fell to the Washington Capitals in game seven. The goal of Lightning Appreciation Day is show the team that the members of the collective Chambers as well as the community at large appreciate (and celebrate!) the successes that the team has had throughout the season.
Participating Chambers include the:
- Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce
- Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce
- Greater Temple Terrace Chamber of Commerce
- North Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce
- Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce
- South Tampa Chamber of Commerce