Invitation-Only Event Co-Hosted by Mark Cuban’s AXS TV and Eli Manning To Be Held Super Bowl Weekend in DIRECTV SuperFan Stadium at Pier 40
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 15, 2014 – DIRECTV will throw the party of Super Bowl weekend, Saturday, Feb 1, when JAY Z takes the stage at DIRECTV Super Saturday Night Co-Hosted by Mark Cuban’s AXS TV and Eli Manning. The invitation-only event will be held inside DIRECTV SuperFan Stadium at the Hudson River Park Pier 40.
The DIRECTV Super Bowl Eve party has become the most sought-after invitation of the weekend, as each year DIRECTV presents the music world’s hottest talent including pop luminaries such as Katy Perry (2012) and Justin Timberlake (2013).
Though DIRECTV Super Saturday Night is a private event (tickets are not available for purchase), the public is invited to the Eighth Annual DIRECTV Celebrity Beach Bowl earlier in the day. Each year the Beach Bowl attracts thousands of spectators to see Hollywood’s biggest stars compete against former NFL greats in a wild flag football game where anything can happen. Celebrities and athletes scheduled to take part in the game include Chrissy Teigen (Sports Illustrated Model/Television Host), Adam Pally (The Mindy Project), Shay Mitchell (Pretty Little Liars), Scott Porter (Hart of Dixie), Meghan Markle (Suits), Chace Crawford (Gossip Girl), Nina Dobrev (The Vampire Diaries), Ian Somerhalder (The Vampire Diaries), Jaimie Alexander (Thor: The Dark World), Peter Facinelli (Nurse Jackie), Tom Arnold (Comedian/Actor), Tracy Morgan (Comedian/Actor), Hannah Davis (Sports Illustrated Model), Cole Hauser (Rogue), Kevin Frazier (The Insider), Rocsi Diaz (Entertainment Tonight), Artie Lange (The Artie Lange Show), Guy Fieri (Rachael vs. Guy: Celebrity Cook-Off), NFL Hall of Famers Joe Montana, Deion Sanders and Warren Moon; LaDainian Tomlinson (New York Jets), Tony Gonzalez (Atlanta Falcons), Jesse Palmer and Amani Toomer (New York Giants) and Jon Ritchie (Oakland Raider/The Artie Lange Show).
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