“This is where I fell in love with wrestling.”
We're still one month away from Wrestlemania 35 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, but the WWE has already begun promoting Wrestlemania 36.
With the help of Hulk Hogan, and current WWE stars such as Roman Reigns and Charlotte Flair, the WWE officially announced today that Wrestlemania 36 will be held at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay, Florida.
As part of the grand announcement, Hogan discussed his favorite WrestleMania moments and shared his excitement that WrestleMania will come to Tampa Bay for the very first time on April 5, 2020.
“I’m just so excited it’s finally here in Tampa Bay,” said Hogan. “This is where I fell in love with wrestling.”
In addition to Thursday's news conference at Raymond James Stadium, The Hulkster was included in WWE’s Be a Star event which took place at a local Tampa Bay school.
Several other superstars, including Triple H, Charlotte Flair and Titus O'Neil also spoke about the significance of Wrestlemania finally being held in Tampa, a cultural hub for professional wrestling. Says Triple H, “Tampa is ingrained in the fabric of who we are."
Check out some of the other videos from today's big announcement below.