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SHARKS TO HOLD EDUCATION APPRECIATION NIGHT ON JUNE 7

06/02/2014 6:25 PM -

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks will return to Sea Best Field on Saturday, June 7, hosting the Spokane Shock in a Week 13 game that kicks off at 3:00 p.m. This game will be the Sharks’ annual Education Appreciation Night, as the team is offering free tickets to elementary school students, as well as a ticket special that will benefit teachers, school administrators and employees.

The ticket specials for this game are as follows:

1) The Sharks are inviting elementary school students to this game to celebrate our beloved mascot Chum’s birthday. Elementary school students may receive a free ticket to this game with the purchase of at least one adult ticket (up to two free children’s tickets per paid adult). For this ticket special, fans may visit jaxsharkstickets.com/chum, or call the Sharks Ticket Office at 904-621-0700, subject to availability. Tickets purchased online or over the phone must be picked up at Will Call with the presentation of a valid ID.

2) All school teachers, administrators and employees are eligible to purchase Buy One, Get One Free tickets to this game with the presentation of a school ID. To take advantage of this offer, fans can visit jaxsharkstickets.com/education, call the Sharks Ticket Office at 904-621-0700, or simply bring their school ID to the arena box office. Tickets purchased online or over the phone must be picked up at Will Call with the presentation of a school ID.

3) This game will be the culmination of Chum’s Reading Initiative, as students at dozens of elementary schools across the Jacksonville area will have earned a free ticket to this game as a reward for completing their reading goals throughout the school year.

4) The Sharks will also offer a ticket special to soccer fans that plan to attend the United States Men’s National Team game against Nigeria later that evening. Any fan that is wearing U.S.A. apparel or presents a ticket to that night’s soccer game will receive $5 off Sharks tickets purchased at the arena box office. Fans can also take advantage of this offer by visiting jaxsharkstickets.com/USA or calling the Sharks Ticket Office at 904-621-0700. Tickets purchased online or over the phone must be picked up at Will Call with the presentation of a valid ID.


















This game will also feature an appearance by the extremely popular Inflatamaniacs, bringing their family-friendly brand of entertainment to halftime and other breaks in action.

Fans with any questions regarding the ticket options for this game are encouraged to contact the Sharks Ticket Office at 904-621-0700.


About the Jacksonville Sharks

The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the Arena Football League (AFL). The ArenaBowl XXIV and four-time 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 2014 season are now available, two tickets for as low as $105. To purchase 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 and Chum at facebook.com/chumsharks.


About the AFL


Since its inception in 1987, the Arena Football League has showcased a fast-paced and exciting game to millions of fans in a myriad of markets across the country. The ESPN family of networks and CBS Sports Network will nationally broadcast AFL games each week for the entire season. The AFL schedule then culminates with the ArenaBowl Championship game live on ESPN.