FLORIDA CLASSIC CONSORTIUM EVENTS
Florida Blue Florida Classic
Kickoff TBD – Camping World Stadium
FanFest TBD – Free admission
Historic rivals Bethune-Cookman University and Florida A&M University meet on the gridiron for the 41st annual Florida Blue Florida Classic.
Florida Blue Battle of the Bands
7:00 p.m. – Amway Center, 400 W Church St, Orlando, FL, 32801
Get ready for crowd-pleasing dance teams, high-stepping drum majors, precision drumlines and roaring brass sections. Tickets start at $16.
Florida Classic Consortium Kickoff Luncheon presented by Florida Blue
11:30 a.m. Doors; 12:00 p.m. Program – Rosen Centre Hotel, 9840 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819
The Classic weekend gets started with players, pep bands, university officials and student leaders gathering to celebrate the season, preview the upcoming matchup and show that Rattlers and Wildcats remain divided on the field but united in the world. Individual tickets are $55 (including lunch) while a table of 10 (eight guests and two football players) is $550.
Florida Blue Florida Classic Career Expo & Diversity Job Fair
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. – Amway Center, 400 W Church St, Orlando, FL 32801
Before Battle of the Bands – The 10th Annual Florida Blue Florida Classic Career Expo & Diversity Job Fair at the AMWAY Center from 10 a.m.- 2p.m. Over 100 employers, 5,000 jobs and 4 powerful career education sessions by speakers including Lisa Maile. Please SHARE. This is the largest Diversity Job Fair in Florida. All information can be found at the link below.
Florida Classic Night of Distinction
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Varsity Club at Camping World Stadium
Join us as we kick off Florida Blue Florida Classic weekend with an evening of fun celebrating Florida A&M University and Bethune-Cookman University. During this VIP event, held in the Varsity Club at Camping World Stadium, we will recognize select individuals for their contributions to the game, the Florida Classic Consortium and both historic institutions. Tickets are $50 and include food and full bar service. Tickets will go on sale soon.
The Stompdown Experience
7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. – Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819
“The Stompdown” step show is comprised of the nation’s elite step teams from middle school, high school, independent, and greek step teams from all over the country. “The Stompdown” has successfully drawn THOUSANDS in attendance from coast to coast and is guaranteed to be electrifying. The Stompdown allow teams an opportunity to display their gifts and talents through the art of step