While the Super Bowl lasts only three and a half hours, preparation for the game takes thousands of hours and thousands of workers. Fans will have the opportunity to gain inside access into behind-the-scenes inner workings of Super Bowl XLVII by attending SUPER BOWL XLVII MEDIA DAY FUELED BY GATORADE (right) or with special tours of the SUPER BOWL XLVII MEDIA CENTER.
Super Bowl XLVII will be played Feb. 3, 2013 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
The opportunities include:
For only the second time in Super Bowl history, the NFL will offer a limited number of spectators a unique opportunity to attend Media Day Fueled by Gatorade on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Fans are able to purchase tickets at Ticketmaster.com.
During Media Day, fans will sit in the stands at the stadium and watch thousands of media from around the world interview members of the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens on the field. Fans who attend Media Day also will get a rare chance to see the preparations of the stadium for Super Bowl XLVII.
New Orleans Saints S MALCOLM JENKINS and RB DARREN SPROLES also will be in attendance at Media Day signing autographs for fans during the break between the two participating team sessions.
Fans will receive a Media Day gift bag that will include a radio to tune into the day's coverage on NFL Network and listen to some of the individual player interviews from the podium microphones audio. In addition, there will be player and cheerleader appearances. Fans also will have access to concession and merchandise stands throughout the day.
Tickets are available for purchase through Ticketmaster. Tickets to attend Super Bowl XLVII Media Day cost $25.00 each.
Doors will open at 8:30 am (CT) to all ticket holders. Media Day will begin at 10am (CT). All seating for the event will be reserved.
More information and updates on both opportunities and other Super Bowl events will be posted on superbowl.com.