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SHARKS VS. STEEL - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

06/16/2017 2:57 PM -

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks will return to the Shark Tank on Saturday, June 17 for 80’s Night as they host the Monterrey Steel at the Veteran’s Memorial Arena for a 7:00 p.m. kickoff.


 

The undefeated Sharks look to keep the winning streak going for Jacksonville after their win last week against the High Country Grizzlies, 66-18. The Sharks are at an undefeated 11-0 so far this season. This will be the third time the Sharks will play the 6-4 Monterrey Steel before we go head-to-head again for the playoffs on June 24.

 

Whether you are a longtime Season Ticket Holder or about to head to your first Sharks game, please see below for a rundown of what to expect at the Shark Tank Saturday night!

 

80’s Night

We are bringing back track suits, big hair and cassette tapes, so come celebrate with us as we go Back to the Future and rock out to all of our favorite 80’s hits!

 

FREE Fidget Spinners

The Sharks will be giving away free Sharks fidget spinners for the first 1,000 kids in attendance (12 & under).

 

Bridge Closure

The Main Street Bridge will be closed tomorrow IF there is NO RAIN.  If it rains, repairs will not commence and the Main Street Bridge will be open.  All traffic will be detoured to the Acosta, Hart and Matthews Bridges. Please allow your group to more time to get to the game and use an alternate route.

 

Playoff Tickets

Playoff tickets are now on sale! Earn a Playoff Buy One Get One Free offer when you purchase two adult tickets for this weeks home game. The playoff game will kickoff June 24th at 7pm at Veterans Memorial Arena. Call our ticket office at 904-621-0700 or go to Jaxsharkstickets.com.

 

Family Four Packs

Enjoy Four Tickets, Four hotdogs, Four bags of chips and Four sodas all for $80.

 

Season Ticket Holder Gifts

Gifts are determined by your Shark Nation Membership level. Those who are entitled to season ticket gifts, the beach towels and insulated tote bags will be distributed at this game at the main entrance level off of A. Philip Randolph Blvd..

 

Suite/Duval Street Entrance

This entrance will be open for all Sharks season tickets holders this season starting at 5:30pm.  After that, anyone can enter through this entrance.

 

Noise Policy

The Sharks allow cowbells (8” in height 6” in width max). Don’t like the noise?  There is also be noise maker free sections. To request information on these new sections, call the Sharks Ticket Office 904-621-0700 or contact [email protected] We will continue with the policy of fans NOT being able to bring large buckets or aerosol air horns into the arena.

 

Shark Nation Membership Experiences

Don’t miss out on your Shark Nation Membership Experience! Depending on your Shark Nation Membership level, you may have chosen Chalk Talk with Coach Burley, the Player Intro Experience, the On-Field Experience or the Sharks Locker Room Tour.  Whatever the Experience you have chosen, be on the lookout for your instructions via email on how to attend your experience. Didn’t get the email to sign-up for your experiences? Email [email protected]

 

 

SharkFest

SharkFest, our pre-game block party held outside the arena, is back and better than ever this season! SharkFest begins at 5:00 p.m. In addition to our rock wall, a bounce house will be present for all children to enjoy.

 

Halftime

Disc-Connected K-9s will take the field at halftime to put on a high flying show.

 

Attack Dance Team Calendar

The 2017-2018 Attack Dance Team  Calendar has been released! Calendars will be on sale for $10 at the merchandise stand and on the field following the game. The 2017-2018 dancers that appear in this year calendar will be announced during the game to debut their 2017-18 calendar photo.

 

Fling-A-Football

How’s your aim? Our halftime Fling-A-Football promotion gives you a chance to win a prize package that includes $200 of Sharks Bucks and a Sharks customized jersey! At just $1 per throw (and 6 for $5), you might as well give it a shot! Be sure to have your mini-footballs ready when halftime rolls around! Fling-A-Footballs are available for purchase at the Jaguar Power Sports display at SharkFest, as well as inside the arena on the main concourse until the middle of the second quarter.

 

Lets Make a Deal

The fan-crazed Let’s Make a Deal game returns to the Sharks Tank as fans will have the opportunity to win big prizes on the field during this week’s Sharks game.  Who has a boiled egg on them?

 

Happy Hour is Back!

Food and Drink Specials from 5:30-6:30 ONLY

$3 – Rolling Rock 16oz

$5 – New Amsterdam single cocktails

$3 – Hot Dog

$3 – Popcorn

$4 – Souvenir Soda

All Game Specials (Section 104 and Section 111 ONLY)

$6    – Dos Equis 16oz

$6    – Fat Tire 16oz

$6    – Sam Adams 16oz

$6    – Kona Long Board 16oz

$6    – Goose Island IPA 16oz

$5    – Sangria (SOLD IN SECTION 102/103 ONLY)

$16  – Sharknado, served in Mason Jar with Swimming Shark Gummies.

 

Arena Club/Reef and Cove Suites Buffet Menu

 

Reef & Cove Menu:

Burgers w/ lettuce tomato, onion,

cheddar and pepperjack, hotdogs, condiments,

baked beans, kettle chips w/ french onion dip, colesaw,

beer, wine, bottle water & assorted sodas.  

 

Arena Club Buffet:

Chef Carved Southwest Smoked Turkey Breast, Mexican Rice, Fire Rosted Corn and Black Beans, mixed greens salad with Chipotle ranch and cilantro lime dressing.

 

Doors Open

On Saturday, the doors open at 5:30 p.m. for season ticket holders and 6:00 p.m. for the general public. The game kicks off at 7:00 p.m.

 

About the Jacksonville Sharks

 

The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the National Arena League (NAL). The ArenaBowl XXIV and four-time South Division Champions play all home games at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Sharks Nation Memberships for the 2017 season are now available. Shark Nation Memberships start as low as $99. To become a Shark Nation member or for more information please call (904) 621-0700.  Follow the Sharks on Facebook at facebook.com/jaxsharks and on Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at facebook.com/sharkattackdance and Chum at facebook.com/chumsharks.