■ Parking lots open at 8 a.m. (See Parking FAQ)
■ Will Call opens at 10 a.m. (See Will Call on Stadium Map)
■ Come help us welcome our players and coaches at the Jets Runway starting promptly at 10:30 a.m. The Jets Runway is in the main walkway between Lots F & G beginning at the flagpoles and ending at the MetLife Central Gate. See photo gallery from before the Steelers game here. Get there early for a chance to receive a special giveaway (supplies limited).
■ Stadium gates open at 11 a.m. and player warmups start about 12 p.m.
■ This week the players will be wearing green jerseys and white pants.
■ Sunday’s National Anthem will be sung by Kate Rockwell and Tommy Kessler from the five-time Tony Award-nominated hit musical Rock of Ages.
■ Our halftime will feature ESPN New York 98.7FM $500,000 Challenge.
ENHANCED PUBLIC SAFETY POLICY
A new carry-in bag policy has been instituted by the NFL for all teams in order to ensure a safe and secure game environment. Make sure you share this information with your family and friends attending the game! Fans may bring only the following style and size bag into the stadium:
■ Bags that are CLEAR plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12” x 6” x 12” in size.
■ One-gallon clear plastic food storage bag.
■ Small clutch bag approximately the size of a hand (4.5” x 6.5”), with or without a handle or strap — this can be carried separately or within a clear bag.
Prohibited bags include, but are not limited to: all purses, bags or containers larger than a small clutch bag, coolers, briefcases, backpacks, fanny packs, cinch bags, luggage of any kind, computer bags, and camera bags; seat cushions are also prohibited. For more information visit nfl.com/allclear.
WHAT’S HAPPENING ON GAMEDAY
■ This game features the Alliance for Lupus Research supporting lupus awareness.
■ Check out the Toyota vehicle display and booth at the MetLife Gate plaza. Stop by to Green Out the all-new 2014 white Corolla. Take your #1 Pick photo at the Jets podium. Plus, enter to win a new 2014 Jets-wrapped Toyota Corolla at jetscorolla.com. Sweepstakes ends 12/1/2013. Toyota is the official vehicle of the New York Jets.
■ Come visit our parking lot bean bag toss setup underneath the flagpoles in the corner of Lot G and play a few games during your tailgate.
■ Support our new Jets Play 60 Sports Equipment Drive benefiting Up2Us by donating new and gently used athletic equipment every game between the Pepsi and MetLife Gates beginning at 11 a.m. Share your passion for sports and provide a great opportunity for a child to get exercise and Play 60! Up2Us is a nonprofit organization using sports to solve the critical challenges facing America’s children today. For accepted items visit newyorkjets.com/community.
■ The ESPN New York 98.7FM pregame radio show with Don La Greca and Greg Buttle will be broadcasting live starting at 11 a.m. from a mobile studio located between the MetLife and Verizon Gates.
■ Visit MetLife Central and enjoy our new Home Food Advantage signature items from Nonna Fusco’s (Italian specialty items), Liberty Sausage (new overstuffed sandwiches), Lucky’s (Asian noodles and dumplings) and Tacos Roqueros (fresh-made tacos and burritos).
■ NFL RedZone will be on in-stadium videoboards from gates open until pregame warmups.
■ Share your gameday Tweets and Instagrams using #nyjets or #gamedaygreenout for the chance to see yourself on the videoboards.
FREE AND SPECIAL OFFERS
■ All fans will receive a GREEN OUT rally towel upon entry into the stadium.
■ $2 bottled water is available with any entrée purchase at all of the following locations: Boardwalk Fryer, Bubba Burger, Papa John’s, Franks, Deli and Lobels.
■ Jets Shop Item of the Week: $10 off all Nike Tees, plus New Era 9 Forty Caps for Men and Women regularly $25, Sunday $20.
■ Home Food Advantage: Green draft beer at select locations. Plus $5 cans of beer are available at the Bud Light Beer Garden and portables located in Sections 106, 118, 133, 144, 201, 226, 305, 332, 330, 346 and MetLife Central.
■ Free Face Painting: Green Out and get your face painted for free! Visit us pregame from 10 a.m.–1 p.m. in Parking Lot L and the island outside the MetLife Gate. Plus, face painters will be available starting at 11 a.m. at the Gen Jets Kids Zone and in between the Bud Light and Pepsi corners on the 100, 200 and 300 level concourses.
■ Bud Light Beer Garden: Visit the Bud Light Beer Garden for $5 canned beers. Don’t miss the carne asada cooking competition. You may enter, exit, and re-enter the Beer Garden through the Bud Light Gate from 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
■ MasterCard Cardholders: Use your New York Jets Debit MasterCard® to purchase one of two Value Meals and pay only $5, a $2 savings — hot dog, chips and a 12-oz. fountain drink available at all Franks stands, or turkey wrap, apple slices and 12-oz. fountain drink available at all Deli locations. Plus, use your New York Jets Debit MasterCard® from Chase at the Jets Shop Flagship Store and get 15% off.
JETS FLIGHT CREW CHEERLEADERS
Meet members of the Flight Crew Cheerleaders from 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m. at the following locations:
■ Stop by the Jets Flagship Store to pick up the 2014 Jets Flight Crew Calendar and have it signed by members of the Flight Crew!
■ ESPN Radio tent
■ Bud Light plaza
■ Toyota vehicle display
■ Verizon plaza
■ Gen Jets Kids Zone
■ Toyota Coaches Club and Chase Club
JETS AVIATORS DRUMLINE
Don’t miss the Aviators Drumline at the following locations:
■ Jets Walk beginning at approximately 10:30 a.m.
■ Parking lots from 10:45–11:45 a.m.
■ MetLife Central plaza performance at 12 p.m.
■ On-field pregame performance and J-E-T-S Chant at 12:45 p.m.
■ In Section 209 throughout the game
■ MetLife Central Gate for 15 minutes postgame
JETS FEST ACTIVITIES ON THE PLAZA
■ Gen Jets Kids Zone: Calling all Jets kids! Come play on the inflatable rides, get your face painted for free, draw with sidewalk chalk, and get your free caricature drawing. Visit the Gen Jets Kids Zone area between the Verizon and SAP Gates. The Gen Jets Kids Zone closes 30 minutes prior to kickoff.
■ MetLife Central: Visit MetLife Central on the West Side of the stadium. Test your football skills on The Turf and high-five Snoopy! Stop by from 11:15–11:45 a.m. to meet and greet with Jets alumni. New this week: Check out the graffiti artist as he greens out a canvas pregame.
■ Pepsi: Enjoy free samples from Pepsi and support the Green Out at the Pepsi Gate.
■ Bud Light: Come listen to great music by Johnny Drama at the Bud Light stage. Don’t forget to stop by the Bud Light Beer Garden for $5 canned beers.
■ Verizon Corner: Stop by the Verizon Studio located on the 100 level in the Verizon Corner to learn how you can get closer to the game with the unrivaled speed of FiOS Quantium℠ and coverage of every NFL game on NFL Mobile. Get hands-on with the latest technology, enter to win official Jets gear, and Season Ticket Holders, don’t forget to bring your Verizon coupon to redeem for your free Jets/Verizon T-shirt.
■ Dunkin’ Donuts: Enjoy free Jets-themed coffee and donut samples from Dunkin’ Donuts on the inner-loop roadway. Spin the prize wheel for the chance to win $2 Dunkin’ Donuts gift cards.
■ Toyota: Check out the Toyota vehicle display and activation booth on the plaza. Stop by to Green Out the all-new 2014 white Corolla. Plus, take your #1 Pick photo at the Jets podium. Make sure to enter to win a brand new 2014 Jets-wrapped Corolla and Jets-signed item.
■ Lexus: Visit the Lexus vehicle display located outside of the Hertz West VIP Lobby. Guess how many footballs fill up the Lexus CT and you’ll have the chance to win Jets autographed merchandise. Once you have your guess, visit LexusSweeps.com/Guess. Winners will be notified after Jan. 1, 2014.
■ Papa John’s: Papa John’s will be giving out free coupons to fans at each gate postgame. The offer is valid for 50% off order after a Jets win and/or two large cheese pizzas for $12.99 (available online only).
■ Kingsford Grills: Make sure to stop by the Kingsford grilling competition in between the Verizon and MetLife gates from 11 a.m.–12 p.m. as contestants compete to win great Jets and Kingsford prizes.
■ Uber: Check out the Uber activation between the MetLife and Verizon Gates for great giveaways, games and prizes.
We are always on the lookout to keep your gameday safe and tackle bad behavior but we can use your help! To report an issue anonymously on gameday, text the word JETS to 78247 or call the Jets Guest Services Hotline at 201-559-1515.
Make your smart phone the command center for your Jets gameday experience. Download the Free Official Mobile App of the New York Jets to experience:
■ Live in-stadium video from multiple camera angles
■ Replays of every play seconds after it happens from live camera angles in-stadium
■ Live Red Zone Channel to keep up with the action from around the league
■ Real-time statistics and scores from the official NFL stats engine, head-to-head stats of the matchup, player stats, drive-by-drive stats, boxscore and out-of-town scores around the league
Plus, only at the stadium, your Jets App will have an interactive stadium map with searchable concessions stands, amenities and allows you to report any gameday issues.
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