ESPN Events brings the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl to Raymond james Stadium in Tampa Bay

2018 Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl

It's College Football Bowl Season and the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl is set to invade Tampa Bay. Hosted for the first time at Raymond James Stadium, home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the 2018 Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl will take place Thursday, December 20th, at 8 pm Eastern and will air on ESPN.

"We're excited for our first year at Raymond James Stadium and the many assets available for us to enhance the entire game day experience whether you're sitting in a sideline seat or taking advantage of the club level seating options," said Brett Dulaney, executive director, Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl. "Our staff and board members are positioning our bowl game as the place to be on Dec. 20 whether you're a football fan, someone looking for a fun way to enjoy a night of entertainment with family, or a business owner hosting a holiday party or rewarding staff and clients."

"Since the inception of the bowl in 2008 our staff has aimed to forge special relationships with stakeholders on both sides of Bay," said Dulaney. "This move will continue to support our ability to better expand our relationships across Tampa Bay. With our new home at Raymond James Stadium, Bad Boy Mowers, the two participating teams and their fans will be able to enjoy the incredible benefits of one of the best football venues in America."

"We are excited about the continued growth of this bowl game," said Clint Overby, vice president of ESPN Events. "I want to thank those we have worked with in St. Petersburg and at Tropicana Field in helping us build this game into a quality, postseason experience."

2018 Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl at Raymond James Stadium
2017 Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl Champions

Congratulations to Temple for winning the 2017 Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl 28-3 over FIU!

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