2017 Rose Bowl Game Stadium Landscape

Pasadena, CA. (August 1, 2017) –The Tournament of Roses® announced today that tickets for the 2018 College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual will go on sale to the general public on Friday, September 1, at 9 AM PT/12 PM ET.

Tickets will be available online or by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-653-8000. The sale will give fans the first opportunity to secure tickets for the Granddaddy of Them All®, which will take place Monday, January 1, at 1 PM PT at the Rose Bowl Stadium.

This year’s Rose Bowl Game will play host to a College Football Playoff Semifinal, featuring two of the top-four teams in the country. The four teams that will play in the College Football Playoff Semifinal will be announced on Sunday, December 3, via a national broadcast on ESPN. The Rose Bowl Game will host either the semifinal between the No. 1 and No. 4 teams in the nation or the No. 2 and No. 3 teams.

In addition to the Rose Bowl Game, there will also be a semifinal played at the Allstate Sugar Bowl in New Orleans. The winners of the two semifinal games will advance to play in the College Football Playoff National Championship in Atlanta on January 8.

A maximum of four tickets per person will be available during the Rose Bowl Game ticket pre-sale. Individual ticket prices start at $185 plus Ticketmaster handling fees.

In addition to the Ticketmaster pre-sale, fans can also purchase official Rose Bowl Game travel and VIP Ticket and Hospitality Packages online through PrimeSport.

For more information about the 2018 College Football Playoff at the Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual visit www.tournamentofroses.com.

For more information, press only:
Karen Linhart, Rose Bowl Game, (626) 817-9347, klinhart@rosebowlgame.org

Doug Ingels, Rose Bowl Game, (626) 817-9346, dingels@tournamentofroses.com