SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, Calif., Selected as the Grand Stage
In a resounding declaration, the NFL has confirmed that the spectacular SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California, will set the scene for Super Bowl LXI in 2027. This exciting announcement, unveiled at the NFL Winter League Meeting in Dallas, comes as a testament to the success and vibrancy of the city, echoing the sentiment of the NFL Commissioner, Roger Goodell.
Commending Los Angeles for its stellar performance hosting Super Bowl 56 at the remarkable SoFi Stadium, Goodell expressed immense enthusiasm, anticipating an even more unforgettable experience for Super Bowl 61. The city, recognized as a hub of sports, entertainment, and culture, is set to showcase its prowess once again as the epicenter of the sporting universe.
Super Bowl LXI marks the second occasion that SoFi Stadium will host this grand event, following its successful stint with Super Bowl LVI in 2022. This announcement comes on the heels of an independent study that estimates Super Bowl LVI generated between $234.3 million and $477.5 million for Los Angeles County.
E. Stanley Kroenke, Owner/Chairman of the Los Angeles Rams, expressed gratitude for the opportunity to host the Super Bowl once more, emphasizing the substantial impact on local businesses and community organizations witnessed after Super Bowl LVI.
As part of the festivities, Super Bowl Week promises a lineup of highly anticipated events, including NFL Honors, Super Bowl Experience, Super Bowl Opening Night, and a robust community program. These events will not only add to the excitement but also provide opportunities for both visitors and residents to immerse themselves in the Super Bowl atmosphere.
The Los Angeles Rams, alongside the Los Angeles Host Committee, will play a pivotal role in organizing Super Bowl LXI activities. Suite Owners and Stadium Suite License holders will enjoy priority access to Super Bowl packages and other exclusive experiences throughout the week.
Kathryn Schloessman, President & CEO of the Los Angeles Sports & Entertainment Commission, underscored the positive economic and community impact of Super Bowl LVI on the Los Angeles region. She expressed enthusiasm for building on this foundation, providing diverse local businesses with opportunities and leveraging the spotlight to support community organizations.
Super Bowl LXI holds historical significance as the ninth Super Bowl hosted by the greater Los Angeles region. The year 2027 marks 60 years since the inaugural Super Bowl at the LA Memorial Coliseum in 1967.
Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass and Inglewood Mayor James Butts jointly conveyed their excitement about hosting the iconic event. Mayor Butts, reflecting on the success of the 2022 event, assured that SoFi Stadium and the City of Inglewood are ready to deliver yet another exciting and memorable Super Bowl experience in 2027.
As the Official Hospitality Partner of the NFL, On Location has launched its Priority Access deposit program for Super Bowl LXI ticket packages. This program offers fans a chance to secure seats to the game, ensuring premium seating, world-class hospitality, exquisite food and beverage options, exclusive entertainment, and once-in-a-lifetime experiences that will create lasting memories. While the game is scheduled for 2027, Super Bowl ticket packages have a history of selling out to deposit holders prior to public on-sales. The Priority Access deposit program allows fans to secure their preferred tickets and bespoke experiences for the grand event.
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