03/13/2018 2:29 PM
JACKSONVILLE – The 2017 NAL Champion Jacksonville Sharks announced today that single-game tickets for the 2018 season are now on sale. Lower bowl prices start as low as $13.50 per seat with various other price points throughout the arena. A full seating map is available online at http://jaxsharks.com/tickets/single-game-tickets/ . Single game tickets may be purchased at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena box office, Ticketmaster.com or by calling the Sharks ticket office at 904-621-0700.
The Sharks home opener is Saturday, April 14 versus the Massachusetts Pirates. This game will kick off with “Country Night” presented by Baptist Health. This fun-filled home opener will consist of big time country music hits, to even bigger hits on the field! Sharks camo hats and t-shirts will be available for sale at the game. Look forward to a good ol’ country showdown against the Massachusetts Pirates. In addition to the theme, the Sharks will unveil their 2017 National Arena League Champions Banner.
“We can’t wait for the 2018 season to kickoff” said Sharks Executive Vice President Steve Curran. “Fans will see our continued efforts to make Shark’s games the most exciting, fun and affordable family outing around. With new promotions and old favorites, great theme nights and exciting fast paced football, we are working to make Saturday night Shark nights.”
On Saturday, April 28, the Sharks face the Carolina Cobras for the Sharks first-ever “90s Night” presented by Clay Eye. This flash from the past theme night will feature all the greatest hits from the 90s so bring your flannel shirts and scrunchies and party like it’s 1999. Feel free to take a polaroid with the 90s greatest stars and don’t let this theme night pass you “Bye, bye, bye.”
The Sharks return to the Shark Tank on May 12 for Hawaiian Night against the Lehigh Valley Steelhawks. Enjoy a festive night of tiki fun as a special halftime performances will include real luau dancers and a special hawaiian fire torch performance. In addition, kids will be excited to see Princess Moana from the famous Disney movie.
The following Saturday on May 19, the Sharks will host the Maine Mammoths for Military Appreciation Night presented by Darley’s Plumbing. The Sharks will honor and uphold the sacrifices made by the men and women who have and continue to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces. The Sharks proudly reserve this night as a platform to generate donations for the Veteran Tickets Foundation via our Attack Dance Team Military poster sales, military-themed Sharks tees and Military Theme Painting which will go on sale after the game. Additionally, all military personnel and their families will receive a BOGO ticket offer*.
On Saturday, June 2 the Sharks will host Superhero & Villians Night presented by the Special Olympics. The Sharks will face their rivals the Columbus Lions. It’s also Education Appreciation Night. To celebrate all teachers, administrators and school employees will receive a BOGO ticket offer*. Children will also receive a free ticket with the purchase of a paying adult. (Maximum of 2 free kids tickets 12 years and under per 1 paying adult). The first 1,000 kids (12 and under) in attendance will receive a free superhero cape. The Junior Attack Dance Camp will take place on this weekend and the Jr. Attack will entertain us with a special halftime performance. There will also be special appearances from popular Superheros and Villians. Whether you're a hero or villain come out and watch the Sharks battle for home field supremacy. Following the game, custom game worn superhero jerseys will be auctioned off to benefit the Veterans Tickets Foundation.
On Saturday, June 23 the Sharks will face the Maine Mammoths for Halloween in June. This entertaining theme encourages kids and adults to join us in their favorite costume as we team up with our spooky friends at The Scream Park, who will have plenty of haunted surprises in store. A haunted house will be set up on the concourse for your enjoyment or demise. For those who would prefer to not have a chill run up their spine during this thrilling night, there will be an established “no-scare” zone.
The Shark will return to the Shark Tank Saturday, July 21 for Star Wars Night against the Columbus Lions Members of the 501st Legion will be in attendance as well as the kids from the Jedi Academy, so grab your cameras and decide whether to join the Rebellion or the Dark Side. The first 1,000 kids in attendance (12 years and under) will receive their own Jedi Lightsaber.
The 2018 regular season closes with “80’s/Fan Appreciation Night” on Saturday, July 28 against the Massachusetts Pirates, presented by the Duval County Supervisor of Elections, We will moon walk to the rhythm of not only a winning decade, but a winning season. Bringing back big hair, neon and zebra pants, as fans will enjoy a memorable last game of the regular season. As a special thanks to Sharks fans, select merchandise at the game will be 50% off for Fan Appreciation Night. This deal will only be available at the team merchandise stand on the main concourse.
*BOGO free tickets are subject to a $2.50 arena fee per city agreement.
Date Opponent Theme Time
4/14 Massachusetts Country Night 7pm
4/28 Carolina 90s Night 7pm
5/12 Lehigh Valley Hawaiian Night 7pm
5/19 Maine Military Appreciation Night 7pm
6/2 Columbus Superhero & Villians 7pm
6/23 Maine Halloween in June 7pm
7/21 Columbus Star Wars Night 7pm
7/28 Massachusetts 80’s Night/Fan Appreciation 7pm
In addition to single-game tickets, both group packages and season tickets are available. Groups of 10 or more can take advantage of discounts of up to 30% off equivalent single-game tickets, subject to availability. Season ticket packages offer the best value, with two seats to each Sharks home game available for as low as $150 and single seat season tickets for as low as $75. Visit www.naltickets.com/sharks to get season tickets today or visit www.naltickets.com/sharkssinglegame for single game tickets.
About the Jacksonville Sharks
The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the National Arena League (NAL). The 2017 NAL Champions and ArenaBowl XXIV Champions and play all home games at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Sharks Nation Memberships for the 2018 season are now available. Shark Nation Memberships start as low as $75. 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 and Instagram @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at facebook.com/sharkattackdance and Chum at facebook.com/chumsharks.