Tickets for the 2024 Go Bowling Military Bowl will go on sale in fall 2024. Participating teams will be announced in December 2024.


The Military Bowl: A Celebration of Honor, Courage, and Football in Annapolis and Beyond

The Military Bowl: Tradition Meets Patriotism in College Football

Held in the historic city of Annapolis, Maryland, the Military Bowl presents a thrilling matchup between college football teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) and the American Athletic Conference (AAC). Beyond the game, the Military Bowl stands as a tribute to the service and sacrifice of the U.S. armed forces, offering fans not just a sporting event but a celebration of American values. In partnership with TicketSmarter, the Military Bowl is proud to offer fans special discounts and access to a week filled with engaging activities, parades, and community events leading up to the big game at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.

Annapolis: A Harbor of History, Culture, and Naval Traditions

Annapolis, with its cobblestone streets and colonial architecture, offers more than just a picturesque setting for the Military Bowl:

  • Naval Heritage: As the home of the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis boasts a rich maritime history, visible in landmarks like the Naval Academy Museum and the awe-inspiring campus grounds.
  • Arts and Entertainment: The city’s vibrant arts scene is showcased in venues such as the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra and Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, offering an array of musical, theatrical, and artistic performances throughout the year.

Washington, D.C.: A Capital of Sports, Arts, and National Pride

Just a short drive from Annapolis, Washington, D.C., expands the horizon with its world-class sports teams, entertainment venues, and cultural institutions:

  • Professional Sports Teams: The nation’s capital is home to the Washington Nationals (MLB) at Nationals Park, the Washington Capitals (NHL) and the Washington Wizards (NBA) at Capital One Arena, and the Washington Commanders (NFL) at FedExField, providing a rich sports culture for fans.
  • Cultural Landmarks and Theaters: Iconic venues like the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and the National Theatre host premier Broadway shows, concerts, and ballets. Enjoy performances with Swan Lake tickets or tickets to Ain’t Too Proud. The Smithsonian museums and the National Gallery of Art offer unparalleled access to the nation’s artistic and historical treasures.

Tickets for Troops

Complimentary tickets also are available for service members, veterans and Gold Star Families through Vet Tix.  Police, Fire, EMTs and nurses can receive tickets through 1st Tix. 


The Matchup

Virginia Tech vs. Tulane
December 27
Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
Stadium gates open: 12:30 p.m.
Pregame Pageantry: 1:30 p.m.
Kickoff: 2 p.m.

All ticketing for this year’s Bowl will be mobile.

Gameday kicks off at 10 a.m. ET with the Military Bowl Official Tailgate showcasing military displays, games and music, with food and beverage available for purchase. At the same time, the Military Bowl Parade steps off at City Dock and concludes at the stadium, featuring the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales, Medal of Honor Recipients, pageant winners and a variety of youth, community and military-themed groups.

In addition to supporting the USO, proceeds from the Bowl also benefit Patriot Point, the Military Bowl Foundation’s 294-acre retreat for wounded, ill and injured service members, their families and caregivers.


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