TaxSlayer Gator Bowl



JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 27, 2021The TaxSlayer Gator Bowl, TaxSlayer and ESPN announced today that the 77th Annual TaxSlayer Gator Bowl will be played on Bill Gay Grounds at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville on Friday, December 31, 2021 at 11:00 am and will be televised nationally on ESPN.

“TaxSlayer is excited to be the title sponsor of the historic TaxSlayer Gator Bowl,” said Brian Rhodes, CEO of TaxSlayer. “Now in its 77th year, the bowl represents a rich history and a commitment to tradition that allows us the opportunity to connect with college football fans in Jacksonville and nationwide.”

The 77th annual game will feature a team from the Southeastern Conference (SEC) that will serve as the anchor team and will face an opponent from the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC), which also includes the University of Notre Dame.

“The 77th TaxSlayer Gator Bowl game is perfectly positioned to showcase Jacksonville on a national stage as we kick-off a strong day of college football programming on ESPN” said TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Chairman, John Duce.  “We look forward to hosting the participating teams and their fans in Jacksonville as we close out the year and ring in 2022.”

Tickets for the 77th annual TaxSlayer Gator Bowl will go on-sale to the public on September 1, 2021 through Ticketmaster.  For more information about the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl including stadium policies and procedures, visit

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