Your 97X NBT experience starts here! We have tons of awesome chances to win upgrades, meet your favorite bands, and experience once in a life time moments. Check out the various experiences below, plus, make sure you have your 97X app downloaded and notificaitons and location services turned on! This page is constantly updated, so keep checking back!

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Download 97X app free for iPhone or Android and enter for your chance to go backstage and meet AJR!

Miller Lite is the official beer of the 97X Next Big Thing.  Look for details about how Miller Lite will be upgrading you from the lawn to the Miller lite party deck for your favorite NBT band’s performance!

Circle K is the official of the 97X Next Big Thing General Admission area which includes the lawn and the 300 Level. Visit a Circle K ticket drop listed below and register to win a pair of lawn seats every 15 minutes!

Day Time Location Address
Sat 9/14 noon-1p Circle K 2521 McMullen Booth Rd., Clearwater, FL 33761
Wed 9/18 5p-6p Circle K 3400 5th Ave., St. Pete, FL 33713
Sat 9/21 noon-1p Circle K 17565 State Road 54, Lutz, FL 33558
Sat 9/28 noon-1p Circle K 6661 54th Ave N., St. Pete, FL 33709
Wed 10/2 5p-6p Circle K 4804 Gunn Hwy, Tampa, FL 33624
Sat 10/5 noon-1p Circle K 1497 S Belcher Rd., Largo, FL 33771
Sat 10/12 noon-1p Circle K 5025 Tampa Rd., Oldsmar, FL 34677
Wed 10/16 5p-6p Circle K 8210 Park Edge Dr., Tampa, FL 33816
Sun 10/20 noon-1p Circle K 17402 Dona Michelle Blvd., Tampa, FL 33647
Sat 10/26 noon-1p Circle K 1295 Kingsway Rd., Brandon, FL 33510
Sun 10/27 noon-1p Circle K 9508 SR 52, Hudson, Fl 34669
Wed 10/30 5p-6p Circle K 3930 River International Dr., Tampa, FL 33610
Sat 11/2 noon-1p Circle K 706 W US Hwy 92, Seffner, FL 33584
Sun 11/3 noon-1p Circle K 2810 Hwy 674 (College Ave), Ruskin, FL 33570
Sun 11/10 noon-1p Circle K 11320 Bloomingdale Ave., Riverview, FL 33578
Wed 11/13 5p-6p Circle K 908 W. Fletcher Ave., Tampa, FL 33612
Sat 11/16 noon-1p Circle K 9218 Gibsonton Dr., Gibstonton, FL 33534
Sun 11/17 noon-1p Circle K 1001 East Tarpon Ave., Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
Wed 11/20 5p-6p Circle K 10595 66th St., Pinellas Park, FL 33782

Calling all Rock Stars! 
Seminole Hard Rock Tampa’s Hard Rock Cafe is giving you an opportunity to compete in the Hard Rock Rising Tampa Battle of the Bands for a chance to win a set at 97X Next Big Thing!
Visit to submit your band’s information. Deadline to submit your entry is September 12.  
Don’t miss your chance to be crowned the Hard Rock Rising Tampa Battle of the Bands champion and win a set at 97X Next Big Thing!
Must be 16 years or older to participate. Official Rules
Achieva Credit Union is the official sponsor of the 97X Next Big Thing! Check back very soon for a list of Achieva Credit Union ticket drops where you'll have the opportunity to score NBT Pit Tickets courtesy of Achieva Credit Union.

Wanna meet all the NBT bands?  Famous Tate can hook you up!  Just check back soon for details on how you can score tickets and meet all the bands!

You and a friend could win the Tito’s Handmade Vodka Ultimate Backstage Experience including tickets to NBT, dinner backstage where the bands eat and a very special meet and greet with The Revivalists.  For your chance to win join 97X at the below locations!

SoHo Saloon
410 S Howard Ave.
Tampa, FL 33606
Salty J’s
5625 4th St N
St. Petersburg, FL 33703
Crafty Squirrel
259 Central Ave.
St Petersburg, FL 33701
Park and Rec Tampa
290 S. Meridian Ave.
Tampa, FL 33602

Our friends at CW44 will be hooking you up with the chance to win 97X Next Big Thing just by watching your favorite shows on CW44.  Details coming soon!




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