JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – For sports fans of Jacksonville Saturday, July 23 is a date that needs to be circled on your calendar. The Jacksonville Armada FC and the Sharks have teamed up to provide fans a special ticket deal to see both teams on the same day.
On Monday, Armada FC changed the kickoff time of its match against Ottawa Fury FC on Saturday, July 23 at Community First Park at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville to 5 p.m. Later that night the Sharks will take on the Los Angeles KISS at 7 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Arena.
Fans who attend the Armada game will be able to purchase a buy one, get one free offer for the Sharks game by presenting their ticket at the Veterans Memorial Arena box office. Fans who have a ticket to the Sharks game will be able to purchase a buy one, get one free ticket to the Armada game by presenting their Sharks ticket to the Community First Park box office.
“This is a great opportunity for each teams' fans to experience the other’s game,” said Sharks Operating Manager Jeff Bouchy. “We encourage all Sharks fans to support the Armada FC on this day and then invite the Armada FC fans to come across the street and see what arena football is all about.”
Fans who attend the Armada game will also get to experience cultural/arts day at Community First Park.
“This is an exciting opportunity for each team to support each other and showcase the great sports culture we have in Jacksonville,” said Mark Frisch, Armada FC owner. “I look forward to a great day for sports on the First Coast.”