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Coach McElwain Visits the Space Coast

  • Melbourne Auditorium 625 East Hibiscus Boulevard Melbourne, FL, 32901 United States (map)

This event is open to the public and all Gator fans!

Make history with us on Tuesday, May 3rd at 5:30 pm! Hosted by the Space Coast Gator Club, this is a fundraising event with all proceeds going to our scholarship fund.

Save $15 per person instantly by joining the Space Coast Gator Club now or by renewing your membership. Membership is a dual enrollment into the Space Coast Gator Club and the UF Alumni Association. You don't  need to be a graduate either, just a passionate fan! Membership is only $40 a year for a single or $50 for a joint membership. New graduates (within 4 years) can join for $25.

VIP TABLES & INDIVIDUAL VIP TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT!...BUT WE STILL HAVE A GREAT DEAL FOR YOU! 

Gator Groups Tickets

Its called "GATOR GROUP." Sit with your 7 best Gator friends on a reserved table Reserve a table of 8 Gator fans (any combination of members & non members) for $200.

You get:

1) A reserved table in the front section of the general admission area.

2) Mingle with the former UF football players from Brevard .

3) Enjoy hors d'ourves and a complete buffet dinner, including desert and cash bar

4) Hear Coach McElwain's inside look at the 2016 Gator football team and question and answer session.

5) Shop a multitude of great Gator vendors

6) Silent auctions, raffles and more.

Make history with us on Tuesday, May 3rd at 5:00 pm! Hosted by the Space Coast Gator Club, this is a fundraising event with all proceeds going to our scholarship fund.

General admission 5:30 pm

Join the 11th largest Gator club in the world, as the Space Coast Gator Club welcomes University of Florida Head Football Coach Jim McElwain in his first public appearance in Brevard County. We also will be bringing back past UF football players from Brevard County, to join us at this spectacular event. This historic night is not one to be missed and will sell out quickly. Tickets are limited.

Autographs

If you want to get an official Florida Gators signature football, with three white panels for autographs or a gator min helmet, you can order it in the ticket area and pick it up at the Gator tent when you arrive. Update: VIP tickets allowing McElwain autographs have been sold out.

Type of Tickets

Tickets: PRINT YOUR TICKET OUT AND BRING IT WITH YOU! 

SOLD OUT: $500 VIP table for eight - Your own reserved and up close table for you and seven of your Gator friends! Also enjoy all of the specials perks of VIPs.

SOLD OUT: $75 VIP single tickets & VIP tables of eight - 5:00 pm entry. Up close and personal RESERVED seating. Seating is based on first come first serve ticket purchases. 1 item autographed per person by coach McElwain (Special Gators autograph footballs and  Gator mini helmets will be available for sale). No wait entry registration. No waiting for an autograph. First to be served and no waiting for dinner. Early entry and first to shop the Gator vendors. Mingle with past Gator football players.

$200 Gator Group - 5:00 entry and 8 admission tickets and reserved table in the front section of the general admission area. Opportunity to mingle with former UF athletes.  Access to hors d'ourves and buffet dinner including dessert and cash bar. Hear Coach McElwain's inside look at the 2016 Gator football team and a Q&A session.

$25 Space Coast Gator Club members tickets - 5:30 entry.  Seating is general admission.

$40 Non member tickets - 5:30 entry. Seating is general admission.

$15 Children 10 and under

Gator Sports Vendors

Representatives from Gator Boosters will be selling football tickets and UF Alumni Association staff will be  taking in new members and be renewing Space Coast Gator Club / UF Alumni Association memberships.

Bring plenty of extra cash and credit cards will be accepted. Great Gator vendors will be selling the latest and greatest "Gator Swag" and merchandise. There also will be silent auctions and raffles.

Schedule

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm - The Mark Moses Show on Sports Radio 1560 AM will be doing a live remote with us as we await UF head coach Jim McElwain. Guest host Joey V. From the Space Coast Gator Club's radio show, Sunshine Sports Talk ( Saturdays at 9:00 am) will be on hand. Mark will be interviewing past UF football players attending the event and with any luck, Coach McElwain will go on the air live with us.

5:00 pm - Early entry. Exclusive to VIP ticket holders. VIPs will be able to mingle with the past Gator players and enjoy the final hour of the Mark Moses show on 1560 Sports Radio. VIPs will also be able to shop our Gator vendors, enjoy cocktails and hor dourves and get comfortable in their up close and personal priority seating.

5:30 pm - Doors open to all Gator fans and attendees. Seating will be general admission. All gator fans can mingle with the past Gator football players, SHOP OUR gator vendors, enjoy cocktails and hor dourves and listen to the Mark Moses Show on Sports Radio 1560 am

6:00 pm - Head Coach Jim McElwain will meet with the media and past UF football players from Brevard.

Dinner is served. VIPs will be first to enjoy dinner with no waiting. A full buffet dinner awaits you, including dessert.

6:30 - Coach McElwain speaks and takes questions from the audience.

Coach will then sign autographs, raffles and silent auction results will take place while coach is signing autographs. 

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Free onsite parking. 

What can/can't I bring to the event?

If you are one of the lucky ones to get an an autograph you can order a Florida Gator team football with 3 white panels to get autographed or Florida Gators mini helmet right in the ticket area and pick it up at the Space Coast Gator tent when you arrive, or you can bring one item of your own your own.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

spacecoastgatorclub@gmail.com or 321-890-7754.

Is my registration/ticket transferable?

Yes It is with notice of the transfer. There are no refunds!

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