The Jacksonville Jaguars will have a brief send-off rally this Friday at 2:00 p.m. at Jacksonville Municipal Stadium when the team departs for Sunday's AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots. Fans are invited to the West side of the stadium to cheer the players' departure on Friday.
On Sunday, the City of Jacksonville has invited the community to Jacksonville Municipal Stadium to watch the Jaguars-Patriots game on the JumboTron screens at the stadium. Gates will open at 3:00 p.m. for the 4:00 p.m. kickoff. Admission is free and there is no reserved seating. Parking lots will open at 2:00 and parking in the stadium lots will cost $3.00. Concession stands will also be open.
A welcome home ceremony will also take place at the stadium when the team arrives from New England late Sunday night. The team's arrival is expected to be around 12:30 a.m. on Sunday night, and fans are discouraged from going to the airport for the team's arrival.