FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

When and where is the game?
The Miami Beach Bowl game date will be announced later this spring. The game will be played at Marlins Park and televised live on ESPN.

How much are tickets and where can I buy tickets?
Ticket information will be announced when tickets go on sale in the fall.

Where can I park?
Marlins Park has both surface lots and garages available for pre-purchase– $20 for general parking and $50 for buses/RVs. Parking in the Marlins Park lots/garages will be available for purchase when tickets go on sale in the fall.

What time will parking lots open at the stadium?
Surface lots open at 8:30 a.m. Garages open at 11:30 a.m. 

Can I tailgate before the game?
Yes! All surface parking lots at Marlins Park open for pregame tailgating at 8:30 a.m.

When do gates open to the stadium?
Gates open to the public at 12:30 p.m. (two hours prior to kickoff).

Can I purchase alcoholic beverages at the game?
Yes, alcoholic beverages are available for purchase for fans 21 and older at the stadium concession stands. 

Who’s playing in this year’s game?
The Miami Beach Bowl matchup is American vs. TBD. The participating teams are expected to be announced in early December. For the latest insider news, and follow us @MiamiBeachBowl .

Can I buy bowl game merchandise online?
Yes! Our online store offers a wide-variety of bowl logo merchandise including shirts, hats, pins, lanyards, mugs and footballs. Click Here to shop now.

When should I arrive in Miami Beach?
Come as early as you’d like to enjoy South Florida and our great weather! There are endless attractions in Miami Beach and Miami for fans of all ages. Check out our Things to Do page for suggested activities during your stay.

What Bowl Week events are planned?
The schedule of events will be announced later this year. Check out our Events page for the full 2016 Bowl Week schedule for an idea of what to expect.

Do you offer any special hospitality packages?
Yes! We have many offerings available to fit your needs. For additional information, please e-mail events@miamibeachbowl.com or call 305.480.1342.

What hotels do you recommend?
We have many official partner hotels, offering great rates just for Miami Beach Bowl fans! For additional information and to book in our official fan blocks, please visit our Hotels page.

  • Team A Hotel: Loews Miami Beach
  • Team B Hotel: InterContinental Miami
  • Band & Cheer Hotel: Royal Palm South Beach Miami

What restaurants do you recommend?
Miami Beach offers excellent dining options from fine dining to casual. Click Here to read about our partner restaurants.