CL huddled up with sports hospitality guru Rob Tuchman — who’s sampled the fan experience at the last 16 Super Bowls and says the NFL’s game-day entertainment is unrivaled in sports — to deliver some of the best NFL experiences for fans.
New York Giants/Jets – MetLife Stadium
Entertain up to 30 of your closest friends or business associates in MetLife’s Suites, designed by legendary architect David Rockwell, who creates “immersive” environments. Premium amenities include private fireplaces, premium bars in the suite, VIP parking, and a private MetLife entrance. The stadium will host the next Super Bowl, on February 2, 2014.
Yes, things are bigger in Texas, and Cowboys Stadium offers more than 300 luxury suites on five levels. The much-in-demand Hall of Fame suites are only about 20 rows from the field, making them the closest elevated suites in the NFL, while the Field Level suites offer private luxury located 18 inches below the field. Suite amenities also include tasting events and an NFL draft-day party.
New England Patriots – Gillette Stadium
Fancy getting up close to superstars like Tom Brady? Membership in the Putnam Club allows you to enjoy post-game field visits and get in on press conferences with current Patriots stars and coaches.
Baltimore Ravens – M&T Bank Stadium
Get your geek on. The Ravens offer a state-of-the-art communications network (Verizon Wireless 4G) to enhance your knowledge base. Via the RedZone channel and a free Ravens mobile app for your iPhone or Android, diehard fans can view streaming stats, game info, and video clips.
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Carolina Panthers – Bank of America Stadium
Wash down legendary Carolina barbecue with top-notch local brews including craft beers from Olde Mecklenburg Brewery, Skull Coast, Foothills Brewery, Lonerider, and SweetWater Brewing.
Philadelphia Eagles – Lincoln Financial Field
The Linc has about 200 concessions serving up A-list local options. Sample fare such as Tony Luke’s Philly Cheesesteak or the Fat Darrell, a sub sandwich that infamously includes chicken fingers, mozzarella sticks, French fries, lettuce, tomato, and marinara sauce.
Jacksonville Jaguars – EverBank Field
The Jaguars’ north end zone is forecasted to get a makeover in 2014 in the form of a new area with pools, exclusive food and drink choices, an array of activities, and more.