For the health and safety of our guests, Florida Blue Florida Classic officials will continue to monitor local COVID-19 conditions with local health officials. Specific protocols for fans will be determined closer to the event date and will be subject to change up and until event day. This may include protocols such as face coverings, social distancing, and other appropriate measures.

Florida Classic Night of Distinction

Thursday, November 18 | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Varsity Club at Camping World Stadium

Join us as we kick off the Florida Blue Florida Classic weekend with an evening of fun celebrating Florida A&M University and Bethune-Cookman University.

During this VIP event, we will recognize select individuals for their contributions to the game, the Florida Classic Consortium, and both historic institutions.

This event is by invitation only.


Florida Classic Consortium Kickoff Luncheon

presented by Florida Blue

Friday, November 19 | 11:30 a.m. Doors; 12:00 p.m. Program

Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress

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 (including lunch) is $550.


Career Expo & Diversity Job Fair

Friday, November 19

Amway Center

Before Battle of the Bands – The Florida Blue Florida Classic Diversity Job Fair takes over the Amway Center. Over 125 employers, 6,000 jobs, career sessions, resume review and more will be available at the job fair and career expo. This is the largest Diversity Job Fair in Florida. Full information can be found at the link below.


Florida Blue Battle of the Bands

Friday, November 19 | 7:00 p.m.

Amway Center

Get ready for crowd-pleasing dance teams, high-stepping drum majors, precision drumlines and roaring brass sections. Tickets start at just $16!


Florida Blue Florida Classic

Saturday, November 20 | 3:30 PM

Camping World Stadium

FanFest (11:30 a.m.) – Free admission

Historic rivals Bethune-Cookman University and Florida A&M University meet on the gridiron for the Florida Blue Florida Classic.