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New Jersey's MetLife Stadium Ready To Welcome Sports Fans

In the midst of the country's largest media market place and home of New York Jets and the New York Giants, is the famous newly opened “MetLife Stadium”. This newly constructed stadium is in an ideal location for all major sporting events and a multitude of exciting entertainment venues along with internationally broadcasted concerts, college football programs, international soccer games and a variety of other large-scale events including Super Bowl XLVIII, in 2014 for all its passionate fans across the globe.

MetLife Stadium has welcomed musicians like the J Giles Band and Bon Jovi, and sports fans have watched the Navy take on  Notre Dame. Super Bowl XLVIII brings together the Seahawks vs. Broncos, and will be a exciting match up. Weather for the game is expected to be cold, with wind chills below zero. This won't stop Super Bowl fans from having the time of their lives at the game at MetLife Stadium. With a cost of $1.6 billion, this piece of architectural history, gives the fans an immediate appreciation for the excellent ease of travel, its modern technology, and all the superb unique amenities that this Stadium has to offer.

Some of the electronic technology is completely impressive as it is equipped with four massive 30 x 118 foot HD video display boards in each corner of the stadium, and a 48" x 2200' ribbon board that circles in the interior bowl, it also has 2,100+ HD Monitors throughout stadium and (20) HD video pylons ranging from 20'-60', to welcome the fans from all around the stadium.

Other state of the art technology includes its concessions check out registers that are digitally connected, which means quicker ticket scanning, faster trips to concession stands during timeouts, and instantaneous HD video highlights throughout the building. In fact, MetLife Stadium will feature more HD square footage than any other building in the United States!

This Stadium truly is a very impressive facility and an exceptional place for NFL games, special events and a variety of entertainment venues. Seating is awesome as all their interior bowl seating is comfortable with a great view from any seat, and their Club and Suite décor is amazing with creative and distinct features with on-field patios, a post-game interview room, martini lounge, brick pizza oven, fire places, celebrity chef cooking areas, innovative technology and much more. Some of their unprecedented personalized services with premium amenities provide guest with the ultimate and very exceptional stadium experience.

The stadium is also one of the greenest venues in sports thanks to a partnership signed with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EPA and MetLife Stadium Company and the stadium's principal owner, who signed a memorandum of understanding that, outlined their plans to incorporate environmentally-friendly materials and practices into MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. making it one of the greenest stadiums in American professional sports.

MetLife Stadium also promotes the use of mass transit (train and bus) and car pooling/ride sharing for events. With the use of the mass transit systems, the NJ Transit estimated 4000 cars will be off the roadways on game day through these alternative transportation options.

So all you NFL fans and major event goers’ that are looking for an outstanding and unforgettable stadium experience, come visit MetLife Stadium for some pure event enjoyment.

By Judy Worley, Sports Editor

Getting There:

To learn more about events and games schedule at the MetLife Stadium visit www.newjetsstadium.com. Or, visit www.nyg2010.com  for standard amenities specific to each team.

For more information on club seats, please call 1-800-469-JETS or 1-877-NYG-2010. For more information on suites, please contact suites@metlifestadium.com.

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About The Author

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