Arizona Students Set GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ for Longest High-Five Chain

Nov 30, 2016

Volunteers from UnitedHealthcare, Playworks and Fiesta Bowl Charities helped with record-setting event. Today, the Fiesta Bowl Charities, Playworks, employee-volunteers from UnitedHealthcare, and third through eighth-grade students from the Avondale Elementary School District set the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the longest high-five chain. The event took place on the Fiesta Bowl field at Avondale Middle School […]

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Fiesta Bowl Names PlayStation® as New Title Sponsor

Nov 15, 2016

As part of an agreement with ESPN, the Fiesta Bowl has named PlayStation® its new title sponsor. This year, the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl will be a College Football Playoff (CFP) Semifinal game played Saturday, December 31, at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. “The Fiesta Bowl is pleased to partner with PlayStation to present […]

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Tickets Officially on Sale for Fiesta Bowl and Motel 6 Cactus Bowl

Sep 20, 2016

The Fiesta Bowl organization announced today that individual tickets for the 46th Annual Fiesta Bowl and 28th Annual Motel 6 Cactus Bowl are now on sale to the general public. Ticket prices for the Fiesta Bowl start at $100, and the Motel 6 Cactus Bowl prices start as low as $30. Tickets for both games may […]

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Motel 6 Kicks Off Second Season as Cactus Bowl Title Sponsor

Sep 06, 2016

Fiesta Bowl Executive Director Mike Nealy and Motel 6 announced today the continued partnership with Motel 6 as the title sponsor of the 2016-2017 Cactus Bowl. The 28th Annual Motel 6 Cactus Bowl will be played at Chase Field on Tuesday, December 27, 2016, at 8:15 p.m. MST. “We’re excited and honored to kick off […]

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Fiesta Bowl Releases Findings of $169.4 Million Economic Impact

Aug 01, 2016

Fiesta Bowl and Cactus Bowl, the two annual college football bowl games hosted in the Valley during the 2015-2016 season, combined to generate an estimated $169.4 million in economic impact, including $79 million in total direct spending for the Valley and more than $7.5 million in direct tax revenue. The breakdown specifically between the two […]

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Fiesta Bowl Announces 2016-2017 Committee Leadership Appointments

May 10, 2016

Fiesta Bowl Executive Director Mike Nealy announced last week the new Yellow Jacket Committee Leadership group for the 2016-2017 season. Frank Divers will lead the Yellow Jacket Committee as the 2016-2017 Committee Chairman, alongside Jeff Golner, Chair Elect. Serving as Committee Commissioners are Dave Dorward, Jeff Smith, Ramey Peru, John Rawicz and Rick Savagian. “We […]

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