Published: Oct. 30, 2014 at 06:39 p.m.

Super Bowl XLIX Guide

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Stadium Info

Arizona

Arizona will host its third Super Bowl when Super Bowl XLIX is played at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015.

Super Bowl XLII was held at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 3, 2008.

Super Bowl XXX was held at Sun Devil Stadium on January 28, 1996.

Stadium Facts

Location

University of Phoenix Stadium
1 Cardinals Drive
Glendale, AZ 85305

Opening Date

University of Phoenix Stadium opened on August 1, 2006 after three years of construction.

Size

1.7 million square feet.

Capacity

63,400-seat stadium (expandable to 72,200).

Lofts & Clubs

88 luxury lofts (three party lofts), approximately 7,400 club seats, two (2) 39,000 square foot club lounges.

Retractable Field & Roof

The first fully retractable natural grass playing field in North America rolls out of the stadium on an 18.9 million pound tray, residing outside of the stadium except for football and soccer events.

The translucent "Bird-Air" fabric roof will allow the stadium to have an open, airy feel even when the roof is closed.

The roof has two large retractable panels that will uncover the entire playing field while providing maximum shading for fans.

Transportation

Airport

Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport (http://skyharbor.com/): 21.2 miles to University of Phoenix Stadium.

Parking

Super Bowl parking will be available for purchase in the coming months by visiting https://superbowl.clickandpark.com.

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