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FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21 | 12:30 P.M.





NEW LOCATION: Kendal G.L. Isaacs National Gynasium

 See fan experience section below for more details.

  • 1. Tickets

    All Seats Are Priced At $50 - Click here to purchase


    What are the benefits of ordering my Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl tickets through FIU?

    The number of tickets FIU sells for any bowl game will help the university present the best possible bowl scenario for the Panthers. It is essential for FIU alumni and fans purchase bowl game tickets from Ordering your bowl tickets through FIU Athletics will ensure that you can sit and enjoy the game alongside other Panther fans in our designated fan sections. These ticket purchases show the country how great FIU is capable of traveling and supporting the program, which can impact future bowl opportunities. Stay Together & Buy Through FIU. #PawsUp

    How many bowl tickets can I purchase?

    While there is no limit to the number of tickets you can order, all orders are subject to availability.  

    I’m traveling to the game with friends. How can we all sit together?

    Seating in the Eastern Grandstand is all General Admission open seating. FIU will have sections between the 40 yard lines roped off for all FIU fans to sit together

    Are there bowl ticket refunds or exchanges?
    No. All ticket sales are final.
    How will I get my bowl game tickets?

    Bowl game tickets will available at the University Credit Union Box Office at Riccardo Silva Stadium from Tuesday 12/11 through Friday 12/14. If you are unable to pick up your tickets in advance, your tickets will be available on 12/21 at the Eastern Grandstand Entrance Will Call at Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium beginning at 10:00 a.m. Please note that the account holder of record will be required to present a photo ID to claim will call tickets.
  • 2. Fan Experience/Events

    For inquries, please call the Office of Alumni Relations & Annual Giving at 305-348-3334.

    Friday, Dec. 21
    Panther Fan Tailgate
    10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    Kendal G.L. Isaacs National Gymnasium

    *In anticipation of inclement weather tomorrow, the Panther Fan Tailgate has been moved to the Kendal G.L. Isaacs National Gymnasiumlocated within the Queen Elizabeth Sports Centre on Thompson Boulevard in Nassau. This is the same sports complex that houses the Thomas Robinson Stadium, the site of the Bahamas Bowl. Guests can enter on Thompson Blvd and proceed to the Kendall G.L. Issac National Gymnasium on the right. A complimentary shuttle will be available at 9 a.m. at the Atlantis Royal Tower for FIU fans. Seventy seats are available on a first come, first serve basis. The shuttle will take FIU fans to the tailgate location and will pick fans up after the game at the stadium. Bring your Panther Spirit!*
    Prepare to cheer the Panthers on to victory at the official Panther Fan Tailgate. Registration includes a meal ticket, unlimited juices, soda and water and one drink ticket for beer or wine followed by a cash bar, music, giveaways, and lots of blue and gold spirit – including a special appearance by the FIU Marching Band. Tickets are $45 per person.
  • 3. Same Day Travel Package




    Please note that passport, regardless of issuing country, must be valid at the time of entry to the Bahamas and must also be valid at least six months from the date of departure. To enter The Bahamas, U.S residents who are not citizens need an Alien Registration Card (Green Card). For visits NOT exceeding 30 days, an original Alien Registration Card (Green Card) is required, along with a valid national passport (passport from the country of birth) for at least six months from the date of departure.

  • 4. Hotel Accommodations

    Atlantis, Paradise Island, Bahamas 

    Set along the Atlantic Ocean, Atlantis is a sprawling beachfront resort that is 3 km from the lively Nassau Straw Market, 4 km from the 18th-century Fort Fincastle and 19 km from Lynden Pindling International Airport.

    Bright, warm rooms have flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi and ocean views; some feature kitchens, whirlpool tubs, and/or balconies or terraces. Plush suites have living rooms; an iconic bridge suite is suspended between 2 hotel towers.

    Amenities include 19 bars and 21 restaurants, plus a water park, 9 pools and 2 marine habitats. There’s a lively casino, a golf course and a chic spa, along with a kids' club. An airport shuttle can be arranged.

    Other Hotel Options:

    RIU Palace Paradise Island 
    Adults only, 18+, All-inclusive
    Warwick Paradise Island Bahamas
    Adults only, 18+, All-inclusive
  • 5. Gear