FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Boca Raton Bowl
November 7, 2017
BOCA RATON, Fla. (November 7,2017) – Tickets for the fourth annual Boca Raton Bowl will go on sale to the general public on Thursday, November 9. The game will be held at FAU Stadium on Tuesday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m.
Ticket prices for regular reserved seating will begin at $32 for lower end zone locations and $57 for lower sideline seats. Group rates will be available for both small and large groups. Tickets can be purchased by calling the ticket office at 561-362-3650, visiting http://espnevents.com/boca-raton-bowl/tickets/ or e-mailing [email protected].
ESPN Events, a subsidiary of ESPN, announced the creation of the Boca Raton Bowl in a six-year agreement beginning in 2014. The pre-Christmas bowl game is affiliated with the American Athletic Conference, Conference USA and the Mid-American Conference. The inaugural Boca Raton Bowl was the first-ever postseason college football bowl game in Palm Beach County; played on Tuesday, December 23, 2014, C-USA’s Marshall defeated the MAC’s Northern Illinois, 52-23. The second Boca Raton Bowl was played on Tuesday, December 22, 2015 and resulted in Toledo, from the MAC, defeating the AAC’s Temple, 32-17. Last year’s Boca Raton Bowl was played on Tuesday December 20, 2016; C-USA Western Kentucky defeated the AAC’s Memphis 51-31.
ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, owns and operates a large portfolio of 31 collegiate sporting events worldwide. The roster includes three Labor Day weekend college football games; FCS opening-weekend game; 13 college bowl games, 11 college basketball events and two college award shows, which accounts for approximately 300-plus hours of programming, reaches almost 64 million viewers and attracts over 700,000 attendees each year. With satellite offices in Albuquerque, Birmingham, Boca Raton, Boise, Dallas-Fort Worth, Honolulu, Las Vegas, Montgomery and St. Petersburg, ESPN Events builds relationships with conferences, schools and local communities, as well as providing unique experiences for teams and fans.
ESPN Events also manages the Big 12 Corporate Partner Program.
AdvoCare Texas Kickoff (Houston); Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl (Atlanta); Bahamas Bowl(Nassau); Birmingham Bowl (Alabama); Boca Raton Bowl (Florida); Camping World Kickoff (Orlando, Fla.); Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (Boise); Gildan New Mexico Bowl (Albuquerque); Guardian Credit Union FCS Kickoff (Montgomery, Ala.); Hawai’i Bowl (Honolulu); Las Vegas Bowl (Nevada); Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl (Dallas-Fort Worth); MEAC/SWAC Challenge (Baton Rouge, La.); Raycom Media Camellia Bowl (Montgomery, Ala.); St. Petersburg Bowl (Florida); Texas Bowl (Houston); The Home Depot College Football Awards (Atlanta) and Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl (Dallas-Fort Worth)
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ESPN Media Contact: Anna Negron at 860-766-2233 or [email protected].