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Sugar Bowl tickets remain, Delta adds flights for Sooners bowl game

by Ryan Aber Published: December 12, 2013

As of Thursday night, Sugar Bowl tickets remained in Oklahoma’s allotment for the Jan. 2 bowl game against Alabama.

The tickets, $160 each, are available at SoonerSports.com and are in the Terrace level at the Superdome.

For fans looking for closer seats, StubHub.com had nearly 2,800 tickets available for the game as of Thursday night. Pairs of tickets in the plaza level in the end zone could be had for $228 each.

Norman ticket broker TotallyTickets.com has plenty of tickets available for the game as well, beginning at $200 each and going up to more than $28,000 for a suite.

AIRFARE: Delta Air Lines added an extra nonstop flight between Oklahoma City and New Orleans before the game and one after the game. The airline added flights for every BCS game except for the Fiesta Bowl between Baylor and Northern Illinois.

Delta added a flight from Oklahoma City to New Orleans taking off at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 1 and arriving in New Orleans at 12:10 p.m. The added return flight takes off at 9 a.m. from New Orleans on Jan. 3 and arrives in Oklahoma City at 10:50 a.m.

As of Thursday night, plenty of seats remained for both flights for $514.80 per person round trip. First-class seats are also available.

For other airlines, many of the flights on the days before and after the game are sold out but some seats remain on Southwest, American and United flights between the cities.

TRAVEL PACKAGES: Packages featuring hotel and game tickets also remain available through DMI Travel.

The packages begin at $469 per person for quadruple occupancy for a two-night stay. Three- and four-night stays are also available. Ticket upgrades and other add-ons including airport shuttles, paddlewheel cruises and tours of the city are also available.

FAN FEST: The Allstate Fan Fest featuring concerts, pep rallies and football-themed activities will be held from noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31 and Wednesday, Jan. 1 in Jackson Square in the French Quarter.

Admission to the event is free.

On Wednesday, Imagine Dragons will hold a concert to close out the event.

 


by Ryan Aber
Reporter
Ryan Aber has worked for The Oklahoman since 2006, covering high schools, the Oklahoma City RedHawks, the Oklahoma City Barons and OU football recruiting. An Oklahoma City native, Aber graduated from Northeastern State. Before joining The...
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