08/06/2013 7:23 PM -

JACKSONVILLE – The 2013 South Division Champion Jacksonville Sharks will host the Philadelphia Soul in the American Conference Championship Game on Saturday, August 10. Kickoff on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial arena is set for 7:00 p.m. The winner of this game will face the winner of Saturday’s National Conference Championship Game in ArenaBowl XXVI, to be played at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida on August 17.

“We want to make it as convenient as possible for our fans to order and pick up their Conference Championship Game tickets,” Sharks Partner/Vice President of Ticketing Steve Curran said. “By extending both ticket office hours, we hope that more people will be able to pick up their tickets during the week.”

The Sharks announced Tuesday that the arena box office will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. for the remainder of the week. The box office normally closes at 4:00 p.m. The arena box office is located at 300 A. Philip Randolph Blvd. in downtown Jacksonville.

In addition, the Sharks Ticket Office will remain open through 8:00 p.m. for the remainder of the week. Fans wishing to purchase tickets may call the Sharks at 904-621-0700 from 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Any tickets purchased through the Sharks Ticket Office may be picked up at the arena box office beginning at noon the day after purchase. For example, a fan that purchases tickets on Wednesday afternoon may pick up those tickets as early as noon on Thursday. Those who are unable to pick up their tickets until game day will be able to do so beginning at Noon on Saturday.

The Sharks are once again offering Buy One, Get One Free tickets in all “Red” sections of the arena for this week’s game, meaning that fans may purchase two tickets for $19.50. This includes portions of Lower Bowl Sections 107-110 and 118-121, along with the Upper Bowl Sections 300-301, 306-307, 317-318, and 323-324. To view a full seating map online, please visit

Fans who have any questions about ticketing or wish to purchase tickets are asked to call the Sharks Ticket Office at 904-621-0700. Our Account Executives are also available to answer any other ticketing-related questions.

About the Jacksonville Sharks

The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the Arena Football League (AFL). The ArenaBowl XXIV and four-time South Division Champions are presented by Sea Best Seafood and play all home games on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Season Tickets for the 2014 season are now on sale, two tickets as low as $185. To reserve your season tickets, or for more information, please call (904) 621-0700. Follow the Sharks on facebook at and on Twitter @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at and Chum at

About the AFL

Since its inception in 1987, the Arena Football League has showcased its fast-paced and exciting game to millions of fans in a myriad of markets across the country. CBS Sports Network will broadcast an AFL National Game of the Week on Saturday nights for the entire regular season and postseason through the semifinal round. The ArenaBowl XXVI Championship Game will air on the CBS Television Network on August 17, 2013.