Miami Dolphins Press Release: Home Game Themes
By Brian Miller
The Miami Dolphins may be rebuilding the stadium, hoping for a big step on the field, and now they are wanting to give the fans a bigger and better experience before the game. Have you never met a former player before? You may just get your chance. As part of the teams plans for new elements to their home schedule, photo opportunities and meet and greets with ex-players will be taking place around the stadium.
Here is the full press release from the Miami Dolphins:
"The AT&T Grand Plaza by Gate G will showcase a Dolphins branded NFL experience, photo opportunities, meet and greets with alumni, cheerleaders and T.D. as well as live music on the Bud Light Tailgate Stage.The Miami Dolphins today announced new elements for the 2014 season and the themes that will surround each home game at Sun Life Stadium.This season, fans will receive a free game program as they enter the stadium gates. The AT&T Grand Plaza by Gate G will showcase a Dolphins branded NFL experience, photo opportunities, meet and greets with alumni, cheerleaders and T.D. as well as live music on the Bud Light Tailgate Stage. South Florida Ford will offer interactive football activities for fans in its Ford Football Experience on the Grand Plaza, and Norwegian Cruise Line will offer fans the “Ultimate Getaway Fan Experience.”Also new this year is a Membership Tailgate space, where Members will enjoy a complimentary tailgate party, private meet and greet with Dolphins Alumni and other live entertainment on the Pepsi Stage. Another feature is the longest foosball table in Florida, which spans 25-feet long and can accommodate up to 50 players at one time.Fans at Gate E on the Don Shula Plaza will experience youth football activities, including a race the clock feature, Under Armour obstacle course and 40-yard dash. The Dolphins Fan Experience truck will entertain fans with music and performances by the Dolphins Cheerleaders and Fins Force. Also debuting this year are 12-foot high Fin Carts – portable carts featuring music, PA and a T-shirt cannon.The Bank of America Joe Robbie Alumni Plaza near Gate C will showcase the greatness of the Dolphins’ rich history through Hall of Fame displays and the Walk of Fame exhibit. Various tailgate experiences make this a unique destination for groups attending the game.In addition to adding Bokampers MVP Club, Bru’s Room Sports Grill, BurgerFi, Cold Stone Creamery, Cuban Guys, Michelle Bernstein’s Crumb on Parchment and Sushi Maki, the Dolphins will introduce new food options at the Gate E Promenade. The destination will include an assortment of three rotating food trucks, an Everglades BBQ food truck, two beer trucks, as well as a Dolphins merchandise trailer.The 2014 game themes are as follows:Sept. 7 vs New England Patriots: STRONGER TOGETHERSept. 21 vs Kansas City Chiefs: OWN AQUA sponsored by AARP FoundationOct. 12 vs Green Bay Packers: A CRUCIAL CATCH – BREAST CANCER AWARENESS sponsored by AT&TNov. 2 vs San Diego Chargers: HEROES FOR HEROESNov. 13 vs Buffalo Bills: SALUTE TO SERVICE sponsored by Bank of AmericaDec. 7 vs Baltimore Ravens: PLAY 60 sponsored by Waste ManagementDec. 21 vs Minnesota Vikings: ALUMNI/HOMECOMINGDec. 28 vs New York Jets: FAN APPRECIATION sponsored by Publix"