Lightning Fantasy Camp

About fantasy camp

Have you ever imagined skating alongside Tampa Bay Lightning legends? Scoring an overtime winner to capture the cup? Drawing up a game-saving play with Brian Boyle? Now is your chance! Join Tampa Bay Lightning Alumni and Staff to gain the true NHL experience and be treated like an all-star player. This camp is open to adults only (21+ years old) of every skill level. Participants will be coached by various Tampa Bay Lightning Alumni throughout the camp as they compete against one another for the coveted Fantasy Camp Championship Cup

For questions about Fantasy Camp, email Mathieu Garon at

Camp Details

The 2024 Tampa Bay Lightning Fantasy Camp will take place September 26th-29th, 2024 at Amalie Arena.

The cost to attend camp is $2,500 per camper with spots available for 40 skaters and 4 goalies. The camp is open to players of all skill levels with at least one year of organized hockey experience.  All proceeds from the camp will benefit the Tampa Bay Lightning Alumni Foundation and the Lightning Foundation.

The camp includes:

  • Three days of on-ice sessions at Amalie Arena with a practice in the morning and a game in the afternoon, culminating with a Fantasy Camp Championship Game on the final day
  • On-ice instruction from Lightning Alumni and off-ice activities
  • Nightly activities with TBL Alumni and special guests
  • Tickets to the Tampa Bay Lightning preseason game on September 27th in the RSM Loft with TBL Alumni
  • Each camper will receive their own personalized Fantasy Camp jersey, TBL locker room nameplate, custom TBL Fantasy Camp stick, official TBL Camp apparel, and more!
  • Hotel accommodations are available for an additional fee at Embassy Suites by Hilton Tampa Downtown



Thursday, September 26Friday, September 27Saturday, September 28Sunday, September 29
Alumni & Player ArrivalsMorning SkateMorning SkateChampionship Games
Draft Party & Social Outing @ Yeoman'sRink of Dreams GameChalk Talk & Video SessionAlumni & Player Departures
TBL Preseason Game in RSM LoftTournament Style Games

*Schedule is subject to change

Alumni Scheduled to participate

While the 2024 Tampa Bay Lightning Fantasy Camp Alumni roster is still being finalized, previous TBL Alumni participants include:

Jassen Cullimore, Mathieu Garon, Dave Andreychuk, Vinny Lecavalier, Nikita Alexeev, Dmitry Afanasenkov, Tim Taylor, Fredrik Modin, Adam Hall, Brian Bradley, John Tucker, Glen Metropolit, Chris Dingman, Paul Ysebaert, Stan Neckar