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    Super Bowl 50 Calendar of Events

    502Super Bowl 50 Calendar of Events

    Gridiron Glory Pro Football Hall of Fame Exhibit: Santa Clara

    What: Santa Clara’s Triton Museum of Art will be home to “Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame exhibit” in the weeks leading up to Super Bowl 50. The exhibit will be free to all visitors and features the best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s vast collection, including over 200 precious football mementos; award-winning photography, including rare photos; one-of-a-kind documents; interactive exhibits that challenge both mind and body; spectacular footage from NFL films; the Vince Lombardi Trophy; and more in Santa Clara’s local fine art museum.

    When: January 18

    Where: 1505 Warburton, Santa Clara

    Tickets: FREE

    George Seifert at the Santa Clara University Super Bowl Event50

    What: A program, featuring distinguished speakers like previous successful Super Bowl participants Ronnie Lott and George Seifert, about the positive contributions sports makes to leadership, life skills, ethics and values. The program is presented by the Institute of Sports Law and Ethics (ISLE) at Santa Clara University.

    When: January 26 at 9:00 am

    Where: Santa Clara University, the Leavey Center, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara

    Tickets: FREE

    Super Bowl City

    What: Super Bowl City is the Host Committee’s free-to-the-public fan village designed to celebrate the milestone Super Bowl 50 and to highlight its unique place in the Bay Area. Centered in Justin Herman Plaza, on the Embarcadero at the foot of San Francisco’s famed Market Street, Super Bowl City will feature family-friendly activities for fans of all ages. It will offer a fun—and free—way for locals and visitors alike to enjoy the extravaganza that is the sporting world’s biggest annual event.

    When: January 30–February 7

    Where: Justin Herman Plaza, across from the Ferry Building, at the foot of Market

    Tickets: FREE

    NFL Experience

    What: Pro football’s interactive theme park offering participatory games, youth football clinics, merchandise from NFL Shop and free autograph sessions from NFL players. NFL Experience also will debut new attractions in San Francisco including personalized digital photos, upgraded 40-yard dash and vertical jump against NFL players on LED screens, a virtual reality experience, an enhanced Super Bowl rings display and a new NFL Draft set.

    When: Saturday, January 30–Sunday, February 7

    Where: Moscone Center

    Tickets: Tickets are available for purchase at http://www.ticketmaster.com/NFL-Experience-tickets/artist/1178331 $35 for Adults, $25 for children 12 and under.

    NFL’s On the Fifty Charitable Dining Experience at Michael Mina’s RN47, San Francisco

    What: World-renowned chef Michael Mina is teaming with the NFL and NFL Foundation to create On The Fifty—A Charitable Dining Experience restaurant at RN74 in the San Francisco Bay Area. Fans will have the opportunity to receive a taste of Super Bowl hospitality and participate in an interactive charitable dining experience benefitting the NFL Foundation in the days leading up to The Big Game.

    When: February 1 at 12:00 pm

    Where: 301 Mission Street, San Francisco

    Tickets: For reservations, fans may call 415-543-7474 or make a reservation online at michaelmina.net/restaurants/san-francisco-bay-area/rn74/

    Super Bowl Opening Night

    What: Fans will have the opportunity to see the Super Bowl teams in public for the first time at Super Bowl Opening Night Fueled by Gatorade. Super Bowl Opening Night is a shift from the traditional Media Day held on Tuesday morning. Don’t miss your chance to see players and coaches of the Super Bowl teams address fans and thousands of media members for the first time after the teams arrive in the Bay Area.

    When: February 1, 5 pm–8 pm (interviews will take place from approximately 5:15–6:15 pm and 7–8 pm

    Where: SAP Center, 525 W Santa Clara Street, San Jose

    Tickets: Tickets are $27.50 and available at http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/1C004F5501A76A3C Tickets are almost sold out as of this writing.

    NFL Films and San Francisco Symphony: Concert of Champions

    What: Hosted by NFL Hall of Fame running back Marcus Allen, the concerts feature the iconic music and filmmaking of Emmy Award-winning NFL Films, with conductor Joshua Gersen leading the Orchestra in live accompaniment. Images captured by NFL Films’ cameras over the years will be projected on the stage.

    When: February 3–4 at 8:00 pm

    Where: Davies Symphony Hall

    Tickets: Concert tickets range from $50–$195, which includes access to the pre-concert lobby activities in Davies Symphony Hall. These tickets can be purchased by calling the box office at 415-864-6000, at www.sfsymphony.org/NFL or at the box office located on Grove Street between Van Ness Avenue and Franklin Street.

    Formal dinner packages begin at $1000 and include a 5 pm cocktail reception and 6 pm dinner in the Wattis Room and Zellerbach Rehearsal Hall A, respectively. Dinner packages are available by contacting the Volunteer Council at 415-503-5500 or online at www.sfsymphony.org/NFL

    Legends for Charity

    What: Mark your calendar for the annual Legends for Charity dinner benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital taking place at the NFL Headquarters Hotel, during Super Bowl 50 weekend. The evening will honor John Madden, as he becomes the 11th recipient of the coveted Pat Summerall Award. The event will feature cocktails, a formal dinner and live and silent auctions and is sure to provide guests with a once in a lifetime experience.

    When: February 4 at 5:00 pm

    Where: Hilton Union Square, 033 O’Farrell Street

    Tickets: Please visit http://www.legendsforcharity.com/

    Ditka & Jaws Cigars With The Stars

    What: Join Coach Mike Ditka and Ron “Jaws” Jaworski, along with NFL Legends for an evening of cigars, camaraderie and Super Bowl anticipation at Ditka & Jaws Cigars With The Stars! When: February 4 at 7:00 pm

    Where: 620 Jones Street, San Francisco

    Tickets: Available for purchase at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ditka-jaws-cigars-with-the-stars-tickets-18037045288

    Pro Football Hall of Fame Super Bowl Luncheon

    What: The NFL officially “kicks off” Super Bowl 50 with The Pro Football Hall of Fame Super Bowl Luncheon Honoring Super Bowl Winning Head Coach and Emmy Award Winning Announcer John Madden. VIP guests will enjoy a cocktail reception, seated lunch and get VIP access and hear stories from over 50 Hall of Fame “Gold Jackets.” Guests will get up-close and personal with NFL Legends of the game.

    When: February 5 at 11:00 am

    Where: Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel, 333 O’Farrell Street

    Tickets: Please contact Craig Vandermause at 415-352-8821 or cvandermause@sfchamber.com

    Taste of the NFL

    What: Taste of the NFL, a premier sanctioned NFL organization, proudly announces that it will celebrate the 25th anniversary of its annual Party with a Purpose® at the legendary Cow Palace in San Francisco’s Bay Area Saturday, February 6. The Cow Palace, which has hosted many distinguished festivals and performers will be home to Taste of the NFL’s celebrated event as they commemorate their milestone anniversary.

    When: February 6 at 6:00 pm

    Where: 2600 Geneva Ave, Daly City

    Tickets: Available for purchase at http://tnfl.businesscatalyst.com/superbowlevent/tickets25

    NFL Alumni Official Game Day Brunch

    What: NFL Alumni along with 10+ Pro Football Legends are teaming up with Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar, to throw a pre-game brunch on Super Bowl Sunday. The Event will feature Chalk Talk Sessions, game analysis from NFL legends and personalities, stories from past Super Bowls, autograph sessions and more!

    When: February 7 at 10:00 am

    Where: Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar, Stanford Shopping Center, 180 El Camino Real, Palo Alto

    Tickets: available for purchase at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/nfl-alumni-official-game-day-brunch-tickets-19534008746

    Super Bowl 50

    What: Super Bowl 50 will be hosted on February 7 in the City of Santa Clara at the state-of-the-art Levi’s® Stadium, which is the greenest and most technologically advanced professional football stadium in the United States. The Super Bowl 50 Host Committee is focused on creating a Super Bowl that not only brings people together, but also gives back in a meaningful way and leaves a lasting impact in the Bay Area.

    When: February 7 at 3:30 pm

    Where: Levi’s Stadium 4900 Marie P. DeBartolo Way, Santa Clara