HONOLULU – Individual game tickets for the 16th annual Hawai‘i Bowl will go on sale Friday, Aug. 4. The Hawai’i Bowl, Hawai‘i’s holiday tradition, will be played at Aloha Stadium on Sunday, Dec. 24, at 3:30 p.m. local time and televised nationally on ESPN.
Fans may purchase individual game tickets online at www.eTicketHawaii.com and print them on their home computer. Tickets are also available at the Stan Sheriff Center Box Office (Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., closed on State Holidays), at Aloha Stadium Box Office (Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.) or by calling 808-944-2697 during the same hours.
For Group prices and corporate packages please call 808-523-3688 or visit www.TheHawaiiBowl.com.
Celebrating its 16th year in 2017, the Hawai‘i Bowl will pit a team from the American Athletic Conference against a team from the Mountain West. Last year, the hometown University of Hawai‘i Rainbow Warriors made its seventh Hawai‘i Bowl appearance, and first since 2010, defeating Middle Tennessee, 52-35.
About the Hawai‘i Tourism Authority
The Hawai‘i Tourism Authority is responsible for strategically managing the State of Hawai‘i’s marketing initiatives to support tourism, the leading industry for the Hawaiian Islands. HTA’s goal is to optimize tourism’s benefits for Hawai‘i, while being attentive to the interests of travelers, the visitor industry and general public. HTA annually supports a wide range of Hawaiian cultural celebrations, community festivals and sports events to perpetuate Hawai‘i’s legacy and showcase the islands’ natural resources.
For more information about HTA, please visit www.hawaiitourismauthority.org. Follow updates about HTA on Facebook, Twitter (@HawaiiHTA) and its YouTube Channel.
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; 14 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.
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