The New York Jets will honor the United States Armed Forces at our ninth annual Jets Military Appreciation Day at this weekend's game.
Also this weekend, the Jets in conjunction with Burgdorff Realtors ERA and A-1 First Class-Viking Moving and Storage will hold their annual food drive to benefit the Interfaith Nutrition Network. Fans are encouraged to bring non-perishable food donations that will be collected at all gates upon entering the stadium.
Important Reminder for Fans Coming to the Game
NJ TRANSIT has restored direct bus service from the Port Authority Bus Terminal (PABT) for football games at the Meadowlands while continuing to operate the new rail/bus service via Secaucus Junction. NJ TRANSIT will operate No. 351 direct bus service from the PABT to the Meadowlands Sports Complex for all Jets home football games. In addition, the new No. 353 rail/bus shuttle from Penn Station New York with connecting bus service at Secaucus Junction will also be available for football fans going to the Meadowlands — giving customers both rail and bus options for games this season.
Outside the Stadium
Lot 18: Learn more about the U.S. military at their informational display.
Lot 18: Stop by the Benefiber display to check out its products.
Lot 18: Experience Samsung products at the Circuit City truck.
Lot 15: Check out the Geico truck to pick up great giveaways and get a rate quote all in the same place.
Lot 15: Pick up free samples of bratwurst from Toyota's Prove It Grill.
Lots 15/16: Need ideas for your next tailgate? Stop by to sample Premio sausage products.
Lots 15/16 and 18, Gate A: Novartis will be conducting blood pressure screenings at these four locations in the parking lots beginning at 11 a.m.
Lots 5/6 and 12/16: Stop by the Jets Shop tent to pick up your favorite players' jerseys and all the latest Jets gear. The Flight Crew will be appearing at the 12/16 location from 11–11:50 a.m.
Lot 15: Check out Gametime's new products at its display.
Lots 5/6: Slomin's will be handing out giveaways and giving fans information on alarm systems.
Gate D: Stop by the 1050 AM Radio tent from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. and check out the live broadcast of the Hennessy Countdown to Kickoff pregame show.
On Display: Check out the latest Toyota vehicles on display throughout the parking lots.
Bubbledome:Visit Generation Jets Fest, an interactive football theme park, located in the white bubbledome between Gates A and D. The theme park will be open from 11 a.m.–12:45 p.m. Test your skills with our interactive football challenges that the whole family can enjoy. Pick up your favorite players' jerseys at the Jets Shop merchandise area or have the Jets face-painters help you "Show Your Green." Also, Atlantic Health will be on hand distributing health information, Slomin's will be handing out giveaways and giving fans information on alarm systems and DirecTV will be handing out information about its services.
Inside the Stadium
Stop by the Plaza and Upper Level at Gates A & D and Lower Level at Gates B & C in the stadium to sign up for a Star-Ledger newspaper subscription and receive a free gift.
Also, visit the Bank of America kiosks located throughout the stadium and parking lots to sign up for your Jets Extra Points credit card.
Pregame: The team asks that all fans get into the stadium early for pregame festivities, beginning with player warmups one hour prior to kickoff. The Lexus Pregame Show will include game host Jenn Sterger, the National Anthem performed by U.S. Air Force Singers, our nation's colors presented by the Marine Corps Color Guard, the New York Jets Flight Crew, an F-16 flyover and the introduction of the 2008 NEW YORK JETS!!
Halftime: Stay in your seats as we honor the United States Armed Forces. Halftime will feature an enlistment ceremony and performance by the 319th Army Marching Band.
For your in-stadium Jets gear, visit the team's two team stores behind Sections 111 and 311.
After the Game: Pick up your 2008 Jets team photo presented by Canon on your way out.