The 45th Annual Fiesta Bowl kicks-off New Year’s Day, January 1, 2016 at 11 a.m. MST. No. 7 Ohio State and No. 8 Notre Dame will face off against each other in this exciting match up. Now, more than 40 years later, the Fiesta Bowl has hosted seven national championship games and has become an integral part of college football’s postseason. “It is very apparent to me why the Fiesta Bowl continues to be the most sought after bowl game in college football” said Boise State head football coach Chris Peterson, who has led his team to a pair of Fiesta Bowl victories.
Hosted at Glendale’s prestigious University of Phoenix Stadium, the Fiesta Bowl is a pillar of the Arizona community and the perfect way to kick off 2016! To help get you in the Fiesta Bowl spirit, be sure to check out the Fiesta Bowl Parade and the Fiesta Bowl ArtWalk.
Be sure not to miss the Ohio State Pep Rally in the entertainment district in Downtown Scottsdale! The event is from 2-4 pm and involves the marching band, football fans, university dignitaries and speakers.
Celebrate Native American culture with weekly performances of dancers from around Arizona sharing the traditions of their tribes. The performance includes hoop dancing, known as the “dance of life.” Performances take place at the Fountain Court at the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort…More information »