monday, DECEMBER 12, 2016


MIAMI LAKES, FL. - The Capital One Orange Bowl has entered a relationship with Ticket Galaxy, a leading professional ticket reseller for sports, concert and entertainment events around the world. Ticket Galaxy becomes the official "Fan to Fan Exchange" of the Capital One Orange Bowl, allowing fans additional safe, secure and professional options to purchase tickets to one of college football's most iconic bowl games.

"We are excited to provide our fans another opportunity to connect with Capital One Orange Bowl through Ticket Galaxy's outstanding platform," said David McElwee, vice president of business development for the Orange Bowl Committee. "Ticket Galaxy has long been known as an industry leader, providing a convenient and secure marketplace for fans around the globe. We look forward to this relationship as an opportunity to engage college football fans like never before."

"The Capital One Orange Bowl hosts some of the most historic programs in college football that have proud and loyal fan bases," states Steve Kobelski, President of Ticket Galaxy. "Through our trusted marketplace, fans will have more access to amazing seats that will allow them to enjoy this exciting game."

The 2016 Capital One Orange Bowl features a matchup between No. 6 Michigan and No. 11 Florida State, and will be played on Dec. 30 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fl. The Capital One Orange Bowl is part of the New Year's Six Bowls and will feature the ACC champion - if not in the College Football Playoff- against the highest-ranked available non-champion from among the Big Ten, SEC or Notre Dame. If the ACC champion is selected for the College Football Playoff, the Capital One Orange Bowl will feature the highest ranked available non-playoff ACC team. For additional information about the Orange Bowl Committee or 2016 Capital One Orange Bowl, please visit www.orangebowl.org.

 About the Orange Bowl

The Orange Bowl is a 360-member, primarily-volunteer non-profit sports organization that promotes and serves the South Florida community. With its primary mission since being created in 1935 to bring tourism to South Florida through an annual football game and events, it has also maintained a legacy of charitable contributions and community outreach. Orange Bowl community outreach efforts are comprised of four pillars: youth sports, fundraising and community events, academic programs and scholarships and legacy gifts. The Orange Bowl features a year-round schedule of events culminating with the Capital One Orange Bowl on December 30, 2016. For more information on the 2016-17 Orange Bowl events, including promotional and volunteer opportunities through the Ambassador Program presented by Panera Bread, log on to www.orangebowl.org. Follow Orange Bowl: @Orangebowl, Facebook and Instagram.

About Ticket Galaxy

Ticket Galaxy is the sports and entertainment industry's leading marketplace to buy and sell tickets to sport, concert, theater and family events. Providing consumers with hard-to-get, sold-out and discount tickets to live entertainment in the United States and abroad, Ticket Galaxy partners with some of the world's most identifiable brands, including current collegiate partnerships with UConn, Houston, Xavier, Army West Point and is the official ticketing partner of the American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament. Their retail website, www.TicketGalaxy.com, grants fans access to unmatched inventory, premiere customer service and secure ticket transactions in an easy-to-navigate environment, all with a 200% money-back guarantee. For more information on Ticket Galaxy, visit TicketGalaxy.comFacebook.com/TicketGalaxyUSA, or Twitter.com/TicketGalaxy.