Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game Offers Limited Public Ticket Sale

July 16, 2018

Rare public sale includes multiple options for fans to enjoy top-10 college football showdown

ATLANTA (July 16, 2018) – Tickets for the highly anticipated 2018 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game featuring No. 7 Washington vs. No. 8 Auburn are now available as part of a limited public sale. Kickoff for the projected top-10 matchup is slated for 3:30 p.m. ET on Sept. 1 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.

“According to ESPN, no college football game in week one matters more to the College Football Playoff race than this one,” said Gary Stokan, Peach Bowl, Inc. CEO and president. “With two top-10 teams, two top-10 quarterbacks and two top-ranked defenses, this game will certainly have the attention of the College Football Playoff Selection Committee.”

This rare public sale includes three options for fans to purchase:

Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game Only Option: A limited number of tickets in great locations for the 2018 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game are now available. Tickets start at just $100 for Upper Level seats and at $225 for both Mezzanine and the few remaining Lower Level seats.

Semifinal Guarantee Option: Purchase tickets to both the 2018 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game and the 2018 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, and secure seats for the 2019 College Football Playoff Semifinal in Atlanta. Packages start at $225.

All-Inclusive VIP Option: All-inclusive 50-yardline seats with AMG Lounge (110C) or SunTrust Club (128C) access to all-you-can-eat food and beverage before and throughout the game. Tickets are $500.

The 2018 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game will mark the first-ever meeting between Washington and Auburn on the gridiron. This year’s game will also represent the first-ever Pac-12 vs. SEC matchup in the history of the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game.

Since its creation in 2008, the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game has sold out 10 of its 13 contests and averages more than 68,887 fans for each game – higher than 36 bowl games from last year.

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Created in 2008 by Peach Bowl, Inc., the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game is the preeminent bowl-style, neutral-site game featuring two elite football programs and has been nationally televised on the first Saturday of the college football season since its inception. The game has hosted teams with national rankings of No. 1 (twice), 2, 3, 5 (twice), 6, 7, 9, 14, 16, 18 (twice), 19, 22, 24 (twice) and 25 (three times). The Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game boasts an average attendance of 68,887, has been watched on television by more than 67 million viewers, and has distributed $67.5 million in total team payouts. Since its inception in 2008, the Chick-fil-A Kickoff game has featured 10 national coaches of the year, 21 players who were recipients of national awards during their collegiate careers, a total of 58 first-round NFL Draft picks and two teams that have used the game as a springboard to a National Championship that same season. For more information, visit WWW.CHICK-FIL-AKICKOFFGAME.COM.