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.
Diversity Job Fair
Friday, November 19 | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Amway Center (free parking in GEICO Garage)
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 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.
Florida Blue Battle of the Bands
Friday, November 19 | 7:00 p.m.
Get ready for crowd-pleasing dance teams, high-stepping drum majors, precision drumlines and roaring brass sections. Tickets start at just $16! Parking is available here.
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.