It’s a welcome reception unlike any other. Including appearances by Elvis and custom player gifts, it’s a fun time to introduce the players and coaches to the City of Lights.
Coaches, their wives, and school dignitaries enjoy a hearty reception and unique culinary experience at a selected Las Vegas strip restaurant. The group will then be treated to an evening of entertainment at one of Las Vegas’ popular shows.
Opportunity Village is a not-for-profit organization that serves adults in the southern Nevada community with intellectual and related disabilities to enhance their lives and the lives of the families who love them. During bowl week, players from the participating teams, along with mascots and cheer, volunteer their time and interact closely with the men and women of Opportunity Village to provide an exceptional experience for everyone.
Bowl Week is officially kicked off on the iconic Fremont Street Experience, where teams get a glimpse of the classic and legendary Las Vegas Atmosphere downtown. Under lights that span over three football fields in length, teams enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet. Players will also showcase their talents off the field and on the stage, followed by live entertainment.
The ladies from the participating teams enjoy a day out at Downtown Summerlin to relax and enjoy more of what Las Vegas has to offer. This includes a walk around town, shopping, various activities, as well as a delicious lunch courtesy of La Neta Cocina y Lounge.
The kids from each team get to enjoy their own day of fun at Downtown Summerlin. Their day starts with lunch and games at Dave & Buster’s, which is then followed by a choice of activities to do during the day at Build-A-Bear Workshop and Corks ‘n Crafts.
Players will enjoy Show Night where they will experience the talents of Las Vegas headliner Mat Franco. As the first magician to win America’s Got Talent, his immersive live show MAT FRANCO – MAGIC REINVENTED NIGHTLY at The LINQ Hotel + Experience will leave audiences awe-struck and amazed with unique feats of illusion.
All players from both teams will assist with distribution of food items for families in need prior to the Christmas holiday, benefitting over 500 families in Las Vegas.
Cheer and team mascots from both teams visit Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican Hospital to interact and take pictures with youth patients.
The annual tradition of the Pep Rally is a great opportunity for fans of both teams to truly get excited about the Las Vegas Bowl. Featuring the bands, cheerleaders, mascots and more, the Pep Rally at Toshiba Plaza is full of the excitement that defines college football fans all over the country.
The Las Vegas Bowl invites special guests to ONEVEGAS presented by Toyota, an event that brings the sports and entertainment community together at Allegiant Stadium to celebrate our collective year in sports while showing support for the Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame and the Las Vegas Bowl philanthropic community partners.
There is no better way to get ready for a college football game than at the official tailgate party for the SRS Distribution Las Vegas Bowl. The Corona Extra Pre-Game Fan Fest outside Allegiant Stadium (Lot B) is the place to be for live music, food, games, and a battle of the bands from the two participating schools. Don’t miss out on the chance to be at the best pre-game party in the business.
The 32nd Las Vegas Bowl will be played Saturday, December 23 at 7:30pm ET/4:30pm PT. It will be an experience like none other in college football as we bring entertainment from the world famous Las Vegas strip onto a live stage inside Allegiant Stadium, followed by a matchup between two great teams from the Big Ten Conference and the Pac-12 Conference.
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