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Super Bowl Opening Night Fueled by Gatorade

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Fans will have the opportunity to see the Super Bowl teams in public for the first time at Super Bowl Opening Night Fueled by Gatorade on Monday, February 1, 2016 at SAP Center in San Jose, CA.

Super Bowl Opening Night is a shift from the traditional Media Day held on Tuesday morning.

The event will begin at 5PM PT with interviews will take place from approximately 5:15-6:15PM PT and 7-8PM PT.

Don't miss your chance to see players and coaches of the Super Bowl teams address fans and thousands of media members for the first time after the teams arrive in the Bay Area!

You also will:

-- Be part of a LIVE show covered by media around the world

-- See past Super Bowl MVPs

-- Watch LIVE television broadcasts be filmed

-- Enjoy exciting entertainment features between team appearances

-- Receive a FREE gift bag and radio to listen to interviews

A limited number of tickets for Super Bowl Opening Night Fueled by Gatorade will be available for purchase on November 11 for less than $30. Continue to check back for more information!



To provide a safer environment for the public and to expedite fan entry into SAP Center, the NFL limits the size and type of bags that may be brought into Super Bowl Opening Night. Visit for more details.

All items carried by spectators will be carefully inspected and potentially not permitted into the SAP Center. Consistent with NFL games, the NFL strongly encourages fans not to bring any type of bag to Super Bowl Opening Night, but if necessary, those outlined below are permissible:

-- Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12" x 6" x 12" OR

-- One-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or similar), AND

-- Small clutch bags, 4.5" x 6.5", with or without a handle or strap, can be taken into the stadium with one of the clear plastic bag options.

-- An exception will be made for medically necessary items after thorough inspection at an entry designated for this purpose.

-- Prohibited bags include, but are not limited to: purses or bags larger than 4.5" x 6.5", coolers, briefcases, backpacks, fanny packs, cinch bags/draw string bags that are not clear or exceed 12" x 6" x 12", luggage of any kind, computer bags, binocular cases and camera bags, and large traditional seat cushions that have pockets, zippers, compartments or covers.

Prohibited Items in Super Bowl Opening Night

The following list is a guide only. It is not intended to be all-inclusive.



Animals (except assistive animals)


Banners (any object that obstructs the view of others)

Laser lights and pointers

Beach balls

Mace/ pepper spray


Motorized scooters and skateboards


Noisemakers and horns

Containers of any type:

Poles, sticks, missile like objects of any kind

  • Aerosol cans

Selfie sticks

  • Coolers (of any size)


  • Bottles





Weapons, knives and explosives



Note: Prohibited items and items determined to not be appropriate for entry into the arena will be the responsibility of the ticketholder and cannot be accepted or checked by the NFL, the SAP Center or any law enforcement agency. We urge spectators to secure these items in vehicles or their hotel rooms.

Cameras and Binoculars: Small cameras and binoculars will be allowed. No spectator cameras with lenses more than six inches (6") long will be permitted. Again, camcorders will be prohibited. Binocular cases and camera bags are not permitted.

The cooperation, patience and understanding of spectators is greatly appreciated by the National Football League and the SAP Center.

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