POSTED: Friday, January 18, 2013 - 11:30pm
UPDATED: Friday, January 18, 2013 - 11:34pm
New Orleans, La — The NFL Experience Driven by GMC, pro football’s interactive theme park has announced a variety of ticket promotions and discounts for fans of all ages attending the 2013 event, which celebrates the sport’s history and electrifying atmosphere of Super Bowl XLVII.
The family-friendly event will return to New Orleans for the first time since 2002 on Wednesday, January 30 - Sunday, February 3 at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. This year the NFL Experience will offer family discounts available through Ticketmaster for select dates, January 30-31, February 1 and February 3. Tickets must be pre-purchased to receive the discount. The following packages will be available on Ticketmaster.com or by calling Ticketmaster:
Opening Day Family Packs (January 30):
o Four Pack: (2) adult + (2) kids=$68 ($22 savings)
o Five Pack: (2) adult+ (3) kids=$83 ($27 savings)
o Six Pack: (2) adult+ (4) kids=$96 ($34 savings)
Regular Family Packs (January 31, February 1 and 3):
o Four Pack: (2) adult + (2) kids=$75 ($15 savings)
o Five Pack: (2) adult+ (3) kids=$90 ($20 savings)
o Six Pack: (2) adult+ (4) kids=$105 ($25 savings)
Opening day at NFL Experience, Wednesday, January 30 is designated Saints Appreciation Day. Any fan who purchases their NFL Experience ticket at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center box office, on that day only, wearing a Saints jersey will receive a $5 discount off of their admission ticket.
Group ticket discounts available for parties of 25 people or more will receive $5 off of the price of admission if they purchase in advance through Ticketmaster (Saturday February 2nd excluded).
Members of the military and their dependents will receive 50 percent off of tickets when purchasing them from the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center box office and with proof of valid military identification.
For a “first-class” experience fans can purchase NFLXtra wristbands. These VIP wristbands allow fans to bypass lines for the NFL Experience’s more popular attractions including the autograph stage. NFLXtra wristbands will only be available at the NFLXtra ticket office inside of NFL Experience and there will be a limited number of these wristbands available. NFLXtra wristbands cost $47 above the standard ticket pricing.
Tickets can be purchased over the phone by calling (866) TIX-4NFL (849-4635), online at www.SuperBowl.com  or at the stadium box office at Gate A. Beginning January 30, opening day of NFL Experience Driven by GMC, fans can purchase tickets at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center box office. Tickets sold at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center box office will go on sale one hour before opening daily. General admission tickets are $25.00 for adults and $20.00 for children 12 and under, and permit entry for a particular day and time. Tickets purchased by phone and online are subject to a Ticketmaster service charge.
More complete information on NFL Experience’s schedule of events, attractions, player appearances and more can be found at www.SuperBowl.com . Fans are encouraged to follow the NFL’s official Super Bowl Twitter account and NFL Experience hashtag, @SuperBowl / #NFLExperience, to get the most up-to-date news and will be able to download the first Super Bowl-dedicated mobile app available on January 27, 2013
New Orleans previously hosted the NFL Experience in 2002 and 1997.
2013 NFL Experience Schedule of Events (subject to change):
Wednesday, January 30: 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 31: 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Friday, February 1: 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 2: 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Sunday, February 3: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.