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SATURDAY'S GAME - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

06/05/2015 7:28 PM -

The Sharks are back in town! We’re ready to host the Orlando Predators on Saturday, June 6. Kickoff on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena is set for 7:00 p.m.


The Sharks head into this week riding a four-game winning streak and are just one game behind Orlando in the South Division. This is the second of three meetings between the Sharks and Predators this season, and we’ll be out for revenge as Orlando came away with the a one-point win in the first matchup back in April.

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 on Saturday!




Pirates and Princesses Night

This week’s theme is Pirates and Princesses Night!

We will have a Princess Meet and Greet from 5:30 - 7:00 on the Main Concourse behind Section 100! Get your picture taken with Cinderella, Ana & Elsa, Snow White, Ariel, Tinkerbell, Rapunzel , Jake The Pirate and the Pirate Fairy!

The St. Augustine Swashbucklers and Captain Jack Sparrow will be roaming around SharkFest and throughout the main concourse. Watch out, they might make you walk the plank!

We will have Sharks Pirate Flags available for $40 each at the Merch Stand located behind Section 106. Only a limited quantity is available, so be sure to get yours early!

Last, but certainly not least, Dirty James & The Rusty Anchors will be performing their pirate-themed music outside the arena at SharkFest!


Education Appreciation Ticket Specials

This week’s game is our annual Education Appreciation Night, as we reward students and teachers alike for their hard work during the past school year. We are offering two ticket specials for this game:

1) Students (K-12) receive a FREE ticket with the purchase of a parent ticket, limit two free students per paid adult.

2) Teachers, School Administrators and School Employees are eligible for Buy One, Get One Free tickets with the presentation of a valid school ID.

To take advantage of these ticket offers, visit
jaxsharkstickets.com or call the Sharks Ticket Office at 904-621-0700.


SharkFest


SharkFest is our pre-game block party held outside the arena. It’ll begin at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday - what better way to kick off Pirates & Princesses Night?

At Saturday’s SharkFest, be sure to check out bounce houses and interactive inflatables for kids, get your hair painted courtesy of Great Clips, try samples from Krispy Kreme, and get your face painted in Sharks colors! This week’s SharkFest will also feature the pirate-themed music of Dirty James & The Rusty Anchors!

Many of our corporate partners will be set up at SharkFest as well, so be sure to stop by their displays!


Rally Towels

Our friends at Big Cats Concrete & Construction and Silcox Contracting, Inc. are providing “Bite Mode” rally towels for this week’s game! Be sure to pick up your FREE towel on your way into the arena!


Sea Best Concession Stand

If you haven’t had a chance to enjoy some delicious Sea Best Seafood at the Sea Best Concession Stand, be sure to stop by this time! It’s located in the Food Court behind Section 102 - Stop by to choose from some of your favorite seafood eats!

To go along with this week’s Pirate theme, the Sea Best stand is offering their “Fire The Torpedo” Coconut Shrimp for $5!

The Sea Best Concession Stand offers the following menu:

Grilled Mahi w/ Caribbean Slaw Sandwich
Fish and Chips
Crab Cake Sliders
Torpedo Coconut Shrimp


Beer Specials

Saturday’s game will feature the following beer specials:

$3.00 16oz Busch (white supplies last)

$5.00 Gaspar’s Porter cans (at the concession stand behind Section 101)


Great Clips Early Entry

Want to get into Sea Best Field before the doors open to the general public at 6:00? Take advantage of our Great Clips Early Entry - all you have to do is download the official Great Clips mobile app. Just open the app and show it at the door to beat the line!



Fling-A-Football

How’s your aim? Presented by our friends at Jaguar Power Sports, our halftime Fling-A-Football promotion gives you a chance to win a prize package that includes a $400 Visa gift card 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!

To purchase Fling-A-Footballs, look for the Suite Jacksonville girls at SharkFest before the game and on the main concourse until the middle of the second quarter.


Attack Dance Team Calendar

The 2015-16 Attack Dance Team Calendar is on sale! Calendars are available for purchase at the Attack's Pregame Signing in the main lobby, as well as at our Merch Stand, located in the Main Concourse behind Section 106. Be sure to pick up your copy and get it signed by the Attack during our Postgame Autograph Session!



Customized Jerseys

Ever wanted a Sharks jersey with your name and your favorite number? Now it can be yours! Be sure to check out our customized jersey press in the Cage, located in the main lobby next to the Jacksonville Sports Hall of Fame.



Bucket Policy


Please note that for safety purposes, fans will not be able to bring large buckets or aerosol airhorns into the arena.



Doors Open

On Saturday, doors will open at 5:30 p.m. for season ticket holders and 6:00 p.m. for the general public. Great Clips Early Entry will be between these two times.



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 2015 season are now available, two tickets as low as $99. To reserve your season tickets or for more information, please call (904) 621-0700. Follow the Sharks on facebook at facebook.com/jaxsharks and on Twitter @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at facebook.com/sharkattackdance and Chum at facebook.com/chumsharks.


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 2015 season. The AFL schedule culminates with ArenaBowl XXVIII Saturday, August 29, 2015 on ESPN.