WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: WIZARDING WORLD NIGHT
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May 13, 2022
What You Need To Know - Wizarding World Night
Sharks Home Game May 14
JACKSONVILLE, FL – The Jacksonville Sharks face the Columbus Lions on Saturday, May 14. Let’s put a spell on those Lions and send them back to their bus with a loss. Saturday’s game will be played in the Vystar Memorial Arena with kickoff set for 7 pm, and doors open to the public at 6 pm. It’s Wizarding World Night and we have some magic planned for you, here’s everything you need to know for Saturday’s game.
The Sharks will be providing FREE wands and washable lightning bolt kids tattoos to the first 1,000 kids in the arena for Saturday’s game.
Wizarding World Night
In honor of the 20th anniversary of the novel-based film saga, the Sharks will be hosting their first-ever Wizarding World Night. Feel free to dress up in your favorite witch or wizard costumes or represent your favorite Hogwarts house. Be forewarned we expect many muggles in attendance. Don’t know your Hogwarts House? NO PROBLEM, the Sorting Hat as it will be making appearances inside the arena as well during the game. Test your Harry Potter trivia knowledge as we will have all four houses compete for the House Cup! Expect to see some magical movie clips and don’t be surprised if you see a Harry or Ron in the crowd. Note: All first-year students please leave your brooms and owls at home for this game.
We have launched a House tournament on jaxsharks.com click on our house tournament button to compete and earn your favorite Hogwarts house points for your trivia knowledge. During halftime Saturday the house with the most points will be announced as our house champion.
Dress up as your favorite Wizarding World character for a chance to be one of three lucky fans that will be featured on-field for our costume contest. You do not have to catch a golden snitch to win this game, just dress the part and impress our audience.
Family Four Pack!
This week fans can take advantage of our Family Four Pack offer. Get 4 tickets, 4 hotdogs, 4 drinks and 4 bags of chips for only $80. Call the Sharks ticket office to purchase your seats. 904-621-0700 or visit the arena box office.
Jacksonville Sharks Single Game Tickets
Don’t have season tickets but want to come to the game! We’ve got a deal for you, enjoy tickets for only $12 a seat just call 904-621-0700 to purchase or get more information.
REEF Field Suites are Now Available! LIMITED TIME OFFER
Enjoy the view of the game with the players right next to you. Reef suites include food & drink and space for 8 to 20 people. Book a reef suite today by calling 904-621-0700 Ext. 702 or email email@example.com
Donatos Pick Your Pizza Game!
One lucky fan will have to pick from three pizza boxes on the field during our game. One pizza box will have a grand prize, if the fan picks correctly they will receive the prize courtesy of Donatos Pizza.
Tonight's National Anthem Performance provided by Duval County Supervisors of Elections
Each national anthem performance this season will be provided by the Duval County Supervisors of Elections who want you to remember that July 25 is the last day to register to vote for the August 23 primary. Visit www.duvalelections.com to register.
Moes T-Shirt Toss
Welcome to the Shark Tank! Our friends at Moe’s Southwest Grill want to see if YOU CAN CATCH! We will be launching t-shirts into the crowd throughout the game for the Moe’s T-Shirt Toss, giving you the chance to catch a Sharks t-shirt provided by Moe’s Southwest Grill.
Metro Diner Lucky Row
During each Sharks game this season one lucky row will win Metro Bucks provided by Metro Diner. This lucky row will enjoy a meal at any of their Jacksonville locations. Don’t miss a Sharks game your ROW MAY BE CALLED!
Smarter Remodeling “Charity Kick”
One Lucky Fan will get the chance to kick field goals for a chance to win a cash prize at the Sharks game. This cash prize will go to the charity of his/her choice courtesy of Smarter Remodeling.
Southern Furniture “Best Seats In The House”
One lucky fan will be selected at each game this season for a FREE seat upgrade courtesy of Southern Furniture.
Pizza Hut “Dance for Your Dinner”
Three lucky fans will have a dance off where fans will decide who the lucky winner will be. The Pizza Hut Dance for your Dinner Winner will receive a FREE Pizza courtesy of Pizza Hut.
Dicks Wings Turbo Toss
During each game this season one lucky Shark fan will have the chance to throw three passes through the field goal uprights for the chance to win a prize provided by Dicks Wings & Grill.
USAA Hometown Hero
Every home game this season, the Sharks and USAA will salute our nation's heroes by honoring service people from our armed forces on the Sharks field for an honorary Hometown Hero Ceremony presented by USAA.
Kernan Chiropractic & St. Johns Medical Center CRUNCH OF THE GAME
Check out our Sharks social media every game week to see which BIG HIT is picked for our Kernan Chiropractic & St. Johns Medical Center CRUNCH OF THE GAME. If you have a favorite big hit email firstname.lastname@example.org with the player and quarter of the hit and see if your CRUNCH OF THE GAME gets picked by the pros at Kernan Chiropractic & St. Johns Medical Center.
SharkFest is happening this Saturday! Starting at 5:00 p.m. join in on the fun for all ages, kids and adults. Come join us for a fun time at SharkFest!
On Saturday, the doors open at 6:00 p.m. The game will kick off at 7 p.m.
Attack Dance Team Calendars On Sale Now
Get Your 2022-2023 Attack Dance Team Calendar now! Go to the Sharks merchandise stand on the main concourse between sections 106-107 to get your very own Attack Dance Team Calendar on sale now for $15. Bring your calendar down to the post-game autograph session with the Attack to get each team member to sign their month!!
Attack Dance Team Posters
Join the Attack Dance Team during pre-game for a FREE Attack Dance Team Poster get it autograph before or after the game at our postgame autograph session.
Mascot & Attack Dance Team Meet & Greet
At the beginning of the game, come on down to meet and take photos with Chum and Finn during their autograph session located on the concourse at the section 100 entrance and the Attack dance team begining of the 2nd quarter.
NO Sharks Horns
Unfortunately, Sharks horns will not be allowed back in this game. Please do not bring your Shark horns to the arena for Saturday’s game.
Suite/Duval Street Entrance
This entrance will be open for all Sharks season tickets holders starting at 6:00 p.m.
Class is in session, learn how to levitate with Professor Wale. Enjoy a performance by our Attack Dance Team followed by Showtime USA who have brewed up a special act for this Saturday.
How’s your aim? Our halftime Fling-A-Football promotion gives you a chance to win $150 in Shark Bucks. At just $1 per throw (or 6 for $5), you might as well give it a shot! Be sure to have your mini-footballs ready when halftime rolls around! Fling-A-Footballs are available for purchase inside the arena on the main concourse until the middle of the second quarter.
Junior Attack Dance Camp
Parents! 2022 Attack Dance Camp will begin June 10th for Jr. Attack Dance Camp practice and the Jr. Attack Dance Camp will continue on June 11th at the Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena. On June 11th these young ladies will perform on the field during the Sharks game as well as at halftime for the Jr. Attack Halftime Performance. Sign your little girl up today! This camp is for ages 6-16 for more information please visit: https://www.jaxsharks.com/jr-attack-dance-team
Postgame Autograph Session
Meet the Sharks Players, Coaches, Dance Team, and Mascots after the game on the field for our post-game autograph. Don’t miss your chance to go one-on-one with your favorite Sharks.
Arena Club/Reef and Cove Suites Buffet Menu
Sharknado $16 - Served in Mason Jar with Swimming Shark Gummies @ bar locations.
Reef & Cove Menu:
Sticky Ribs BBQ Ribs, Smoked Brisket, Coleslaw, Baked Potato Salad, Brownies & Blondies. Enjoy beer, wine, water, and a variety of sodas.
Arena Club Buffet:
The Club Buffet will be Beer Braised Bratwurst $14 smothered with peppers, onions, and sauerkraut served with a side of homemade BBQ chips.
About the Jacksonville Sharks
The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the National Arena League (NAL). The 2019 & 2017 NAL Champions and ArenaBowl XXIV Champions play all their home games at the Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena. Sharks Nation Memberships for the 2022 season are now available. To become a Shark Nation member or for more information please call (904) 621-0700. Follow the Sharks on Facebook at facebook.com/jaxsharks and on Twitter and Instagram @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at facebook.com/sharkattackdance and Chum at facebook.com/chumsharks.