Thursday, December 21, 2017 @ 8PM On Espn

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Bowl Week Events

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12.9

team invasion @3pm

TICKET REQUIRED – Join us as we welcome Head Coaches and Athletic Directors to the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl. The fast paced program with feature ESPN Talent, and includes Q&A with both head coaches. The event will be held at the Hotel Zamora.

12.17

team arrivals

Teams are welcomed by their respected team hotels in Downtown St. Petersburg.

All Children’s Hospital Visit

Teams head to the John Hopkins All Children’s Hospital for an afternoon of fun and laughter. Players, Coaches, Mascots and Cheerleaders bring school swag and spend time with the kids over the holiday season.

Fill the bowl

Teams will compete against each other to see who can pack the most weekend meals for children. Working with each team will be participants of the Boys & Girls Clubs. Feeding Tampa Bay provides all the food for the event, along with donations from other Bowl Sponsors. For more information, and to get involved, please contact us.

VIP Dinner Reception

TICKET REQUIRED – Sponsors, Board Members and Volunteers of the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl welcome University Coaches and Administration to the Tampa Bay Area. There will be food, drinks and live music throughout the night! Contact us for more information.

12.18

Ambush Gardens

Teams head to Busch Gardens for a day packed full of safari’s and rollercoasters!

12.19

Battle at the beach

FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – Head out to Treasure Island as we pit two great College Football Teams and their Bands against each other in some friendly competition! There will be food, drinks and activities for all ages!

12.20

Gridiron Grub

Teams enjoy one last bowl event before the big day!

12.21

Gameday

ESPN VIP Tailgate

TICKET REQUIRED – There’s no better place to tailgate than our ESPN VIP Tailgate! Join us for live music, interactive games, corporate displays, and more. Ticket includes all you can eat and drink – ages 21 and over. Contact us for more information.

Fan Takeover

FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - Enjoy the ultimate tailgate experience with live music, interactive games, corporate displays, and more at the Fan Takeover on Central Ave. There will be food, drink and activities for all ages!