PLAYERS'/HALL OF FAME BANQUET


Friday, January 19, 2018
Doors open at 5 p.m. for ticket pick-up.
Social cocktail reception at 5:30 p.m.; banquet begins at 6:30 p.m.
Tropicana Field (Gate 1) | 1 Tropicana Drive, St. Petersburg, FL 33705
$60 per person (advance sale only; this event will sell out)*

Banquet tickets will be available for purchase online beginning September 1.

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Friday evening, join us at the Players’/Hall of Fame Banquet to meet and celebrate the best of college and professional football, with more than 100 of the nation’s top college all-star players, current NFL coaches, our NFL alumni, and Hall of Fame inductees. Guests enjoy a three-course dinner, following a social cocktail hour. The evening’s festivities include the presentation of our all-star college players, NFL team coaches, the East-West Shrine Game Pat Tillman Award, and the 2018 East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame inductees.

You will also have the opportunity to meet our biggest heroes, our Shriners Hospitals for Children patients, including Shriners Hospitals for Children’s 2017-2018 National Patient Ambassadors, Emily Mellish and Isabella Rose. Aspiring sports broadcaster and Chicago Shriners Hospitals for Children patient, Alec Cabacungan, will also be in attendance, celebrating this special evening for Shriners Hospitals for Children and the East-West Shrine Game.

Each ticket includes dinner and non-alcoholic beverages: cash bar is available. Dress code is dressy casual; fezzes for Shriners encouraged (only clear plastic fez cases are allowed inside the stadium per national security standards). The banquet is held on Astroturf. Women, please use caution if wearing heels.

All banquet tickets must be picked up at the will call table inside Gate 1 at Tropicana Field on Friday, Jan. 20. Doors will open at 5 p.m. Tickets cannot be mailed in advance.

Complimentary banquet parking is located in Tropicana Field Parking Lot 6. Shuttle service will be available to and from the Players'/Hall of Fame banquet from the host hotel, the TradeWinds Island Grand Resorts. Registration for shuttle service is required, and takes place during game week, in-person, at the game information booth located in the main lobby at TradeWinds Island Grand Resorts.


*PLEASE NOTE: TICKETS WILL NOT BE REFUNDED OR EXCHANGED.