06/22/2012 9:49 PM - The ArenaBowl XXIV Champion Jacksonville Sharks host the Cleveland Gladiators on Saturday in a game that carries strong playoff implications in the American Conference. The Sharks and Gladiators both enter this week at 6-7. Thanks to an edge in the tiebreaking scenario, the Sharks currently occupy the No. 3 seed in the playoff picture while the Gladiators are on the outside looking in. Jacksonville won the first meeting, 54-49, on April 21 in Cleveland. Tonight's game will kick off at 7:00 p.m.
Tonight marks the first-ever Sharks Happy Hour. From 5:30-6:30 inside the arena, enjoy selected 12-ounce beers for just $4 each (regular price $7). Get the night started off on a good note with this special promotion!
Tonight, we'll take a look back at the 1970s and celebrate the variety of popular music of the decade.
2013 Season Tickets
2013 season tickes are now on sale! Current season ticket holders can stop by the FIN-Formation table behind Section 106 to pick up a ticket renewal form. Thinking about getting season tickets for the first time? We've got you covered - Just stop by the same FIN-Formation table to grab an informational flyer and learn about the many benefits of being a Sharks season ticket holder!
Junior Attack Dance Camp
The two-day Junior Attack Dance Camp will culminate with a performance at halftime of tonight's game. Aspiring dancers from ages 6 to 16 will show off their talent in front of thousands of fans. Missed out on this year's camp? Don't worry, it'll be back in 2013!
SharkFest is back! Check out our pregame block party just outside the front entrance of the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena, where you can ride the giant inflatable Shark Slide and enjoy Sea Best Seafood.
Also at SharkFest, you have the chance to help save lives by participating in The Blood Alliance's blood drive. The drive will run from 4:00-7:00 p.m.
Many of our other corporate partners will be on hand, so be sure to stop by their displays as well. SharkFest is set to begin at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday.
Tonight, gates will open at 5:30 p.m. for season ticket holders and 6:00 p.m. for the general public.
Sharks Credit Card
If you haven't seen it yet, 121 Financial Credit Union offers the only official Sharks Credit Card! With the Sharks credit card, you can show your Shark fandom while supporting one of our great partners at the same time. Stop by the 121 table located on the main concourse to register today!
DVD/Ring Replica Pickup
Season ticket holders who qualified for both Championship DVD Sets and Desktop Ring Replicas will be able to pick up those items at the FIN-formation table, which is located across from the Merchandise Stand behind Section 106. Note that you must physically present the redemption voucher that was included in your season ticket package in order to receive your desktop ring replica. Photocopies or any other forms of duplication will not be accepted. No cash value.
The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the Arena Football League (AFL). The ArenaBowl XXIV and back-to-back South Division Champions are presented by Sea Best Seafood and play all home games on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Season Tickets for the 2013 season are now on sale, two tickets for as low as $185. To reserve your season tickets or for more information, please call (904) 621-0700. Follow the Sharks on facebook at facebook.com/jaxsharks and on Twitter @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at facebook.com/sharkattackdance.