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On Saturday, football returns to Sun Life Stadium as the Miami Hurricanes host UNITE.14 Spring Game and Family Festival. The entire event is free and open to the public.
Saturday’s festivities include an autograph session with student-athletes, the annual Select-A-Seat, an on-field Family Festival area, the new football uniform unveiling, and Spring Game.
Important times for UNITE.14:
2:00pm Parking Lots Open
3:00pm Stadium Gates Open
3:00-8:00pm Carnival on field
4:00-5:00pm Team Autograph Session (Gate E)
5:00pm New Uniform Unveiling
5:00-6:00pm Team Warm Ups on Field
Also please remember that the new NFL Bag Policy will be in effect for Saturday’s game, as well as all games this season.
For the first time in its 41-year history, the American Invitational, presented by G&C Farm will be held in Miami at Sun Life Stadium.
The $200,000 American Invitational presented by G&C Farm, also known as the “Super Bowl of Show Jumping”, is the only major equestrian competition to be held in a football stadium in the United States. Originally held in Tampa, FL for the past 41 years, the American Invitational relocates to Miami for the first time in 2014. Competitors include Olympic Gold Medalists, World Champions and some of the best riders from around the globe all competing for a $200,000 purse and coveted world-ranking points.
Featuring two days of live music, entertainment and fun, the 9th Annual Jazz In the Gardens Music Festival, hosted by D.L Hughley, returns to Sun Life Stadium from March 15-16.
Parking lots on the day of the show open at 2:00pm with event gates opening at 3:00pm
Below are the scheduled lineups for Saturday and Sunday:
3:00 – – Doors Open
3:00 – 6:20pm – DJ ALI
4:30 – 4:50pm – Jay Jones
5:00 – 6:00pm – Boney James
6:20 – 7:20pm – Mint Condition
7:40 – 8:40pm – Kelly Rowland
9:00 – 10:10pm – Trey Songz
10:30 – 11:45pm – Jamie Foxx
3:00 – – Doors Open
3:00 – 6:20pm – DJ ALI
4:00 – 4:20pm – Melton Mustafa
4:35 – 5:35pm – Rachell Ferell
5:55 – 6:55pm – Stanley Clarke
7:10 – 8:10pm – Anthony Hamilton
8:30 – 9:30pm – LL Cool J
10:00 – 11:15pm – Frankie Beverly & Maze
Tickets are still available online here.
Australian pop band 5 Seconds of Summer have announced that they will be supporting One Direction on their 2014 “Where We Are” tour at stops across North America, including October 5th at Sun Life Stadium.
The announcement was made on the 5 Seconds of Summer Facebook page: “We are soooo excited to be supporting the 1D lads on their “Where We Are Tour” in the USA & Canada this year The tour last year was a wicked experience and helped us take our band to places we never even dreamed possible.
Event has raised almost $7 million for cancer research; moves to February 7-8, 2015
Ft. Lauderdale/Miami/Palm Beach FL – The Dolphins Cycling Challenge Board of Directors announced today that the fifth annual Dolphins Cycling Challenge (DCC) will be held on February 7-8, 2015. Previously held in November each year, DCC V will be moved permanently to the weekend after the Super Bowl. The Dolphins Cycling Challenge is a two-day, tri-county cycling event dedicated to raising funds for lifesaving cancer research. This major community initiative is a collaborative effort between the Miami Dolphins and the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, with 100% of the rider-raised funds going directly to fund critical cancer research at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Soulfrito, The Urban Latin Music Festival, comes to Sun Life Stadium on Saturday February 22nd. Founded in 2002, Soulfrito is the nation’s longest running annual Urban Latin music festival and will feature headling performance by Don Omar, Nas and Busta Rhymes. The music starts at 2:00 pm.
Parking for the event will be $20 and lots will open at 1:00 pm
Event gates will open at 2:00 pm.
Tickets are currently available online starting at $34. On the day of the show, ticket prices will increase by $10, starting at $44.
RecruitMilitary, the nation’s top full-service military-to-civilian recruiting firm, will be holding a veteran and spouse hiring event at Sun Life Stadium on Thursday, February 27th from 11am-3pm.
Attendees will have the opportunity to speak with national and local companies including Miami Dolphins and Sun Life Stadium partner, All Star Events, Waste Management, Bank of America and Norwegian Cruise Line as well as dozens more.
RecruitMilitary uses online and offline products to connect employers, franchisors, and educational institutions with men and women who are transitioning from active duty to civilian life, veterans who already have civilian work experience, members of the National Guard and reserve forces, and military spouses.