Tickets are on-sale NOW through Ticketmaster.

PIT $90  (Plus, service charges, tax and facility fee)

Level 1 - $90 (Plus, service charges, tax and facility fee)

Level 2 - $70 (Plus, service charges, tax and facility fee)

Circle K Level 3 & Lawn - $35 (Plus, service charges, tax and facility fee)

VIP - $150 (Plus, service charges, tax and facility fee) *Doesn’t include Pit Access / Must be bought in pairs

97X Next Big Thing VIP Experience includes VIP parking, premiere seats, access to the VIP area with private bar and private bathrooms.

Super VIP - $250 (Plus, service charges, tax and facility fee) *Doesn’t include Pit Access / Must be bought in pairs

97X Next Big Thing Super VIP Experience includes VIP parking, table seating behind soundboard (best audio), access to VIP area with private bar and bathrooms, three (3) free Miller Lites (21+ only), lunch & dinner and access to a VIP tour backstage.

Visit a free ticket drop listed below and register to win a pair of tickets every 15 minutes! Plus, each drop has chances to win upgrades and unique experiences.

Day Time Location Address
Sat 9/7 noon-1p Circle K 10227 State Road 54, New Port Richey, FL 34655
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
Thurs 10/17
21+ Tito's ticket drop at SoHo Saloon
410 S Howard Ave. Tampa, FL 33606
Sun 10/20 noon-1p Circle K 17402 Dona Michelle Blvd., Tampa, FL 33647
Thurs 10/24 6-8p 21+ Tito's ticket drop at Salty J's 410 S Howard Ave. Tampa, FL 33703
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
Thurs 11/7 7-9p 21+ Tito's ticket drop at Crafty Squirrel 259 Central Ave. St. Pete, FL 33701
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
Thurs 11/14 8-10p 21+ Tito's ticket drop at Parc and Rec Tampa 290 S Meridian Ave Tampa, FL 33602
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

The 19th Annual 97X Next Big Thing lineup features The 1975, AJR, Judah & The Lion, The Revivalists, Silversun Pickups, Shaed and more!  It all happens Sunday, November 24th at the Midflorida Credit Union Amphitheatre!  Twelve bands on two stages plus all the unique artist experiences you’ve come to expect at 97X Next Big Thing!  Tickets start at $35 and go on sale Friday, August 23rd at 10am.

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 HERE 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!

Please ensure you follow the venue rules to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all patrons attending concerts and shows.

One sealed bottle of water per patron is allowed in the venue.

One gallon soft-sided collapsible cooler is allowed in the venue.


Personal cameras are permitted into the venue, however the use of flash photography, removable lens devices, or recording equipment are not allowed.

GA Tickets are for both the Lawn and the 300 section of seats. This means seating is first come first serve. 

Smoking is permitted only in the LAWN and PLAZA areas. Pavilion seat smoking is not permitted.

Children 3 and older must have a ticket.  Those under 3 do not need a ticket, but must sit on the lap of a parent.
Are we allowed to bring a blanket? Yes

Can we bring our own food & drink? Food is allowed in a one gallon clear plastic bag.

Can I bring water? Yes, one unopened bottle of water.

Drop off area is at MLK entrance ONLY.

Can we get into and out of the venue? There is NO re-entry to this event.

When will my favorite band be playing? All set times will be exclusively on the 97X app and at beginning the week of the show.

Will I have a chance to meet the bands? Visit sponsor booths at the event and find out how you can win a meet & greet with your favorite band.

Where can I get dropped off at? You can get dropped off at the MLK entrance of the venue.

Where is Uber pickup and drop off? You can catch an Uber at the MLK entrance of the venue.

How much is parking? $20 per car. (cash only)

What time does the parking lot open? 8am... (We think)

 Items NOT Permitted:
Hard Coolers
Laser pointers
Animals except seeing eye dogs
Glass or Metal Containers
Alcoholic Beverages or Soft Drinks
Lawn Chairs
Duffel bags and Backpacks (drawstring backpacks are allowed)
Selfie sticks

Please follow official venue rules for the best possible experience and safety of all patrons. The official venue site is here.



410 S Howard Ave.

Tampa, FL 33606



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