NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 31, 2011) - Tickets for the 2011 Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl, to be played at LP Field on Friday, Dec. 30, 2011 at 5:40 p.m. CST, will go on sale to the general public Thursday, Sept. 1 at 10 a.m.
Tickets starting as low as $17 are now available including: $80-Club, $60-Lower, $39 and $17-Upper.
"We are thrilled to continue our sponsorship with the Music City Bowl," said Dan Crockett, president and CEO of Franklin American Mortgage Company. "Both out-of-town visitors and locals will have the opportunity to experience all that Music City has to offer while enjoying another energized showdown between ACC and SEC teams."
Tickets are available for purchase through Ticketmaster online at Ticketmaster.com/MusicCityBowl or at any Ticketmaster location.
"Bringing another classic ACC-SEC matchup to Nashville is sure to bring excitement to our city and for our sponsor, Franklin American Mortgage Company," said Scott Ramsey, president and CEO, Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl. "We are thankful for our partnerships with the ACC, SEC and ESPN and look forward to a great schedule of events that visitors and local fans can enjoy leading into the New Year's weekend celebrations."
Now in its 14th year, the 2011 Bowl matches teams from the Southeastern Conference (SEC) and the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC), representing the sixth consecutive year the two conferences have competed in Nashville. In 2010, a record attendance of 69,143 fans attended the Bowl game between Tennessee and North Carolina.
Established in 1998, the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl has transformed the week between Christmas and New Year's Day into one of the city's busiest times of the year for tourism. Since its inception, the Bowl has produced $185 million in direct economic impact to Nashville.
Premium ticket packages for this year's Bowl are also available through the Bowl office. Ticket packages include premium tickets (priority locations), parking, VIP hospitality, special recognition and more. For questions on premium ticket packages please call the Bowl office at 615.743.3130.
About the Bowl:
The Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl (501(c)(3) non-profit organization) is an annual post-season collegiate Bowl featuring the Atlantic Coast and Southeastern Conferences. Since its inception, the Bowl has produced more than $185 million in economic impact. Televised nationally to millions of viewers and listeners on ESPN and Nevada Sports Radio Network, the Bowl is Nashville's Holiday Tradition. For more information, call the Bowl office at 615.743.3130 or visit the Bowl online at MusicCityBowl.com.