05/01/2014 2:53 PM -

JACKSONVILLE  – The Jacksonville Sharks announced Thursday that the team will hold an exclusive VIP Meet and Greet event with Motley Crue lead singer and new Sharks partner Vince Neil on Saturday, prior to the team’s game against the Arizona Rattlers.

This event will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Duval Room, inside Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. The event is open to all Shark Pit Season Ticket Holders (first four rows along the sidelines and the first row in each end zone) and Sharks’ Corporate Partners.

The number of guests season ticket holders may bring corresponds to the number of seats in a particular account. For example, an account with four seats may have four total people attend the Meet and Greet. To enter the Meet and Greet, please present your Shark Pit Season Ticket at the Duval Street Entrance to the arena.

Corporate Partners may each request up to four places in the Meet and Greet, subject to availability on a first-come, first-serve basis. Corporate Partners must send an email to [email protected] with the name of their business and the number of people (up to four) who will be attending the event. This email must be sent prior to 10:00 a.m. on Saturday. Season Ticket Holders do not need to send an email.

Any season ticket holder who is not currently in the Shark Pit may attend the Meet and Greet if they choose to upgrade their seats to the Shark Pit for the remainder of the season. In order to upgrade seats, please call the Sharks Ticket Office at 904-621-0700 before 5:00 p.m. on Friday.

About Vince Neil

Vince Neil is the lead singer of Mötley Crüe, one of the world’s most successful rock bands, having sold more than 100 million records over the past thirty years.  Earlier this year, Mötley Crüe announced that they would be officially retiring after an extensive 2 year farewell world tour.  Aside from being the front-man for Mötley Crüe, Vince has also been a savvy businessman with his own line of restaurants, clubs, aviation charter company and liquor brands, and now the latest achievement with a professional Football Team. 

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 available, two tickets as low as $153. 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 a fast-paced and exciting game to millions of fans in a myriad of markets across the country. The ESPN family of networks and CBS Sports Network will nationally broadcast AFL games each week for the entire season. The AFL schedule then culminates with the ArenaBowl Championship game live on ESPN.