Tickets for CFP Semifinal at the Allstate Sugar Bowl To Go On Sale September 1
A limited number of tickets for the 2018 College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Allstate Sugar Bowl (Monday, January 1, 7:45 p.m., Mercedes-Benz Superdome) will become available to the general public on Friday, September 1. Fans will be able to purchase tickets by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or by visiting them online. This will be the ONLY way to purchase Allstate Sugar Bowl tickets straight from the source.
In addition to this year’s College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Allstate Sugar Bowl, there will also be a semifinal played at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. Rose Bowl tickets will also go on sale September 1. The winners of the two semifinal games will advance to play in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game in Atlanta on January 8.
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The teams for the College Football Playoff will be announced on Sunday, December 3 via a national broadcast on ESPN. The Allstate Sugar Bowl will host either the semifinal between the No. 1 and No. 4 teams in the nation or the No. 2 and No. 3 teams.
Other activities during the week of the Allstate Sugar Bowl will include the Allstate Fan Fest, the Allstate Sugar Bowl New Year’s Eve Parade and the Allstate Sugar Bowl Fan Jam. Fan Fest is located in downtown New Orleans. That event is a two-day (Dec. 30-31) FREE experience featuring national recording artists – last year’s featured Panic! at the Disco and Jason Derulo. The New Year’s Eve Parade is a Mardi Gras-style parade with floats, bands and other participants that is sure to entertain fans young and old on the afternoon of December 31 in the French Quarter. Fan Jam is a Game Day party located at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome featuring local New Orleans bands and interactive events. All three of these Allstate Sugar Bowl activities include appearances by the bands and cheerleaders of the participating schools.
The Allstate Sugar Bowl will also continue its prominent position in the community by hosting and sponsoring over 50 amateur sporting events in 2017. Included in those events are every Louisiana High School Athletic Association state championship; the Crescent City Classic, a nationally-recognized road race featuring over 20,000 participants; the Manning Award, which honors college football’s top quarterback; three basketball tournaments; two volleyball tournaments; two soccer sponsorships; and events in baseball, bowling, cross country, golf, lacrosse, sailing, tennis and track and field.
The Sugar Bowl Committee was founded as the New Orleans Mid-Winter Sports Association in 1934 for the purpose of promoting amateur sporting events that would stimulate tourism and have a positive economic effect on the New Orleans metropolitan area. Over the last decade, the Sugar Bowl has had an economic impact of over $2.5 billion for the city and state.