August 28, 2018

Media Contact: Mike Schulze

(813) 874-2695


Tampa, FL - Tickets to the January 2019 Outback Bowl, the area’s annual major college football post-season bowl game, are now on sale through Ticketmaster.  The bowl will be celebrating its 33rd year as it plays host to teams from the Southeastern Conference and Big Ten Conference on New Year’s Day in Raymond James Stadium.  Kickoff is slated for 12:00 P.M. EST.

Phone orders can be placed with a credit card by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000.  Tickets can also be purchased online at  and in person at any Ticketmaster outlet in the state of Florida.

For information on premium seating through a bowl membership package call the Outback Bowl office directly at (813) 874-BOWL or go to the bowl web site at for details. 

The Outback Bowl boasts the longest running title sponsor of any college bowl game in the country with partner Outback Steakhouse celebrating its 24th year with the bowl.

For more than three decades the Outback Bowl has attracted visitors from more than 40 states each year to join local fans for the game and week-long events calendar while generating tens-of-millions of dollars in exposure for the region.  The bowl has contributed almost $143 million to universities over its history and generated an estimated $1 billion economic impact on the Tampa Bay area over this time. It has also contributed $500,000 to local charities in just the past two years.