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Gameday activities-Thursday night

Posted by Hannah Buehler on November 13, 2012 – 10:45 am

Here’s a rundown of gameday activities for Thursday Night’s prime time game vs. the Miami Dolphins.

Arrive on time! Don’t miss the pregame activities; arrive at the gates  for a 7:30 pm arrival.

Parking lots open: 4:20 pm

Kickoff: 8:20 pm

Gates Open: 6:50 pm

Healthy Zone Field House: Indoor tailgate opens 5:00 pm

Scoreboard Tailgate Party (Lot C): 5:20 pm -7:35 pm.  Derek St. Homes, the voice of Ted Nugent and his band will perform two 30-minute sets 5:20-5:50 pm, 6:20 – 6:50 pm.  Tailgate will include interactive vendor booths, appearances by the Buffalo Jills and souvenirs from partners.  Food and beverage will be for sale.

Pregame Timeline

6:50 pm: Stadium gates open-time to start entering the Ralph

7:20 pm: Last chance for “Easy Entry” time at gate entry

7:25 pm: Player warm-ups begin, scoreboard entertainment continues

8:10 pm:  Salute to Service Ceremony

8:15 pm: Buffalo Jills Cheerleader Performance

8:20 pm: Kickoff

USAA Sponsored Salute to Service Card Stunt: Message reading “Thank You Veterans” and “Thank You Miliary” will take place during national anthem. To participate, arrive by 7:45.

Full Field Flag: During national anthem

Snapple Ultimate Fan Experience Winner: Melissa Fanara

Anthem Singer: Ricky Lee

Halftime: Live New York National Guard oath reaffirmation ceremony

Reminder for all guests: Remember to arrive at the gates early to avoid missing any of the pregame activities.  Be sure to empty pockets in preparation for the metal detection screening process at gate entry.

Make mom proud: Follow the Bills fan code of conduct available here.

Designated Driver: Guests can stop by any Guest Service Booth and pledge to be a designated driver for the game.  Guests who are 21, pledge not to drink and make sure everyone in their group gets home safely from the game.  When they sign up, they will receive a wristband showing that they have pledged and coupon good for one non-alcoholic beverage.  They are also entered into a raffle to win the Designated Driver of the Game prize and are also entered into the end of the year sweepstakes with a chance to win Probowl or Superbowl tickets. Sign up here: http://www.teamcoalition.org/faneducation/videos/register.asp?id=46

Visa Deal of the Game: Free Buffalo Bills Pom Pom with a purchase of $50 or more.

Extra Points Credit Card free gift: Show your Bills Extra Points credit card at the Guest Services Booth in section 123 to get your free gift, while supplies last.  Don’t have a Bills Credit Card? Click here


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