USF SELECTS TAMPA BAY ENTERTAINMENT PROPERTIES TO MANAGE AND OPERATE
TBEP, who entered a 10-year multimedia rights partnership with USF on April 17, will oversee the day-to-day and strategic operations of the Sun Dome starting July 1, 2017 and running through 2022 with an option to extend the agreement.
With this multi-year partnership, TBEP will be responsible for the planning, services, operations and management of the Sun Dome. TBEP will also oversee staff operations, booking and management of events and activities, and the arenas annual operating budget once approved by the Sun Dome, Inc. board.
The Sun Dome has a capacity of 10,411. It hosts the USF women's and men's basketball games, women's volleyball games and local graduation ceremonies as well as events like concerts and comedy tours.