by Catherine Cavallo


JACKSONVILLE, FL – The Jacksonville Sharks battle the Carolina Cobras in the Shark Tank this Saturday, August 12th for 2023 NAL Championship Title.  Here's everything you need to know for the championship game.

Kickoff will be at 7 PM! Doors will open one hour prior at 6 PM.

The first 2,500 fans in attendance will receive a FREE championship rally towel

The first 1,000 people in attendance will receive FREE thundersticks as a welcome to the Shark Tank!

Take a picture with the 2023 NAL Championship trophy! Make sure to stop by our photo spot located right by the stairs in the main lobby of the arena!

SharkFest starts at 5:00 p.m Come join in on the fun for all ages, both kids and adults. Live DJ, fun games, plus local businesses from the Jacksonville area. Interested in setting up a table of your own and advertising with the Sharks?  Call David Diana at 904-621-0700 ext. 717 to learn more about becoming a Jaws Partner. Come join us for a fun time at SharkFest!

Mobile Game Program
Enjoy the free Shark Mobile Program by scanning the QR codes located on our Mobile Game Program signs throughout the arena. You can also see every Mobile Game Program from this season by visiting: https://www.jaxsharks.com/shark-bites

Arena Club Renovations
The arena club is currently undergoing major renovations. Expect unusual walking paths. Please note that the bar located in the arena club is closed. There will be a pop-up bar located by the food and action station behind section 117. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

Family 4 Pack Voucher Pick up
If you purchased a Family 4 Pack, you can pick up your $10 vouchers at the Chick fil A booth located directly in front of the stairs and escalator in the main concourse. Members from the Sharks ticket team will be there to answer any questions. 

Renew Your Season Tickets
Season Ticket Holders avoid extra fees and price increases by renewing your season ticket now. Renew online at https://www.jaxsharks.com/renewal or give our ticket team a call at 904-621-0700 Ext. 717. Questions about renewing? Email: david@jaxsharks.com or info@jaxsharks.com

Everytime the Jacksonville Sharks kick the ball through the uprights on a kickoff, fans will experience the Darleys' Deuce. The "deuce" is a special teams play that allows the kicking team the opportunity to score two points directly from kickoff. 

Attack Dance Team Calendars On Sale Now
Get Your 2023-2024 Attack Dance Team Calendar now! Visit the Attack Dance Team before the game to get your very own Attack Dance Team Calendar on sale now for $15. Bring your calendar down to the post-game autograph session with the Attack to get each team member to sign their month!

NO Sharks Horns
Unfortunately, Sharks horns will not be allowed back in this game. Please do not bring your Shark horns to the arena for Saturday’s game.

Enjoy a performance by the Attack Dance Team and on-field games.

Island Wing 50!
If the Sharks score 50 points in the game, you score 5 free wings with a food purchase of $15 or more! Offer valid at both Island Wing Jacksonville locations. Sunday afternoon through Tuesday’s filming of Shark Bites at 7PM! This offer is brought to you by Island Wing Co. 

Al’s P.A.T Promotion
If the Sharks score five P.A.T.S in the game, you score a BOGO pizza coupon from Al’s Pizza. Offer valid at any Al’s Pizza Northeast Florida locations. Coupons will be handed out at all exits following the game. 

Cinotti’s Bakery
Sharks Fans, bring your shark ticket from tonight's game to Cinotti's this week and receive a FREE cupcake!

Flame Broiler coupons:
After every game, fans receive a FREE mini bowl coupon provided by Flame Broiler.

Arena Club/Reef and Cove Suites Buffet Menu
Drink Specials: Sharknado $16 - Served in Mason Jar with Swimming Shark Gummies @ bar locations.

Reef & Cove Menu:

Black Angus Burger

Beer Braised Bratwurst

Caramelized Onion and Pepper 



Assortment of cheeses 


Condiments: Sports pepper/pickles/mustards/relish/ketchup/mayo/spicy mayo/ celery salt 

Ice cream bar with assorted toppings

Assorted sodas and bottled water

Arena Club Buffet:
Grilled Italian sausage topped with grilled onions and peppers on a toasted hoagie roll. Served with a side of pasta salad.


About the Jacksonville Sharks

The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the National Arena League (NAL). The 2019 & 2017 NAL Champions and ArenaBowl XXIV Champions play all their home games at the Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena. Sharks season tickets for the 2023 season are now available. To become a Shark Nation member or for more information please call (904) 621-0700 or visit https://www.jaxsharks.com/shark-nation-memberships Follow the Sharks on Facebook at facebook.com/jaxsharks and on Twitter and Instagram @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at facebook.com/sharkattackdance and Chum at facebook.com/chumsharks.