3:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M – Jacksonville Beach Seawalk Pavilion
This year’s pep rally will feature both TaxSlayer Gator Bowl participating university marching bands and cheer groups as well as the Parris Island Marine Band. The event is free to the public and is in conjunction with the annual Deck the Chairs event at Jacksonville Beach.
2:00 P.M. – Jacksonville Landing
The VyStar New Year’s Eve Run kicks off TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Game Day! The annual 5K runs through downtown Jacksonville and proceeds benefit charities across Northeast Florida.
5:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. – TIAA Bank Field – Sky Patio
The Touchdown Party is the premier pregame party for fans at the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl. This year’s party will be in the Sky Patio at TIAA Bank Field. Ticket includes complimentary food and 4 drink vouchers good for beer, wine, soda, or water.
7:30 P.M. – TIAA Bank Field – ESPN
The 74th annual TaxSlayer Gator Bowl kicks off under the lights at TIAA Bank Field and will feature a team from the SEC against the Big Ten, ACC, or Notre Dame.
Ring in 2019 with the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl! Each game ticket includes a post game concert and fireworks to bring in the New Year!