Holiday Bowl 2017

America’s Finest Bowl Experience

San Diego County Credit Union Stadium
9449 Friars Rd
San Diego, CA 92108
United States

Event Description:

Don’t miss America’s Finest Bowl Experience!  This signature San Diego event annually showcases a thrilling game between some of college football’s most competitive conferences, the Big Ten and the Pac-12. Don’t miss the electrifying pageantry, excitement and football thrills this year!

The Michigan State Spartans vs Washington State Cougars will compete in the 2017 Holiday Bowl and will take place on December 28th at the San Diego County Credit Union Stadium.

Fans can enjoy the ultimate pregame party, the FanZone, featuring a craft beer garden, food trucks and an interactive college football experience.  Get in on one of San Diego’s signature sporting events!

Your game ticket includes the following added perks:

  • Free access to the FanZone
  • Access to exclusive discounts at local San Diego restaurants and attractions


Holiday Bowl Day – Event Timeline

Solar Turbines 5K – 9:45 am
Port of San Diego Holiday Bowl Parade presented by National Funding – 10:00 am
Battle of the Bands – Broadway Pier – 11:45 am (approximate)
SDCCU Holiday Bowl – 6:00 pm kickoff


Port of San Diego Holiday Bowl Parade presented by National Funding
December 28, 2017 10:00am | Downtown San Diego

America’s Largest Balloon Parade! 

The scenic, bayside streets of downtown San Diego will come alive with the Port of San Diego Holiday Bowl Parade presented by National Funding! As always, this exciting family event brings together world-class marching bands, magnificent floats, entertaining drill teams, and a procession of enormous balloons – more than any other parade! Over 100,000 street-side spectators will enjoy the parade along with a nationwide television audience.