Orchard Park, NY – The Buffalo Bills today announced that the 12th annual Kids Day Game, 7:00 PM August 25 vs. the Pittsburgh Steelers is sold out and will be seen on local television. WKBW-TV in Buffalo helped secure the game for local television by guaranteeing the purchase of all remaining tickets. For fans who are still interested in attending the game, limited ticket inventory will remain available for purchase at all Buffalo Bills ticket outlets.
As part of the purchase, WKBW donated a block of tickets to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Buffalo. “We are excited to provide our families with this opportunity.” said Diane Rowe, Chief Professional Officer of Boys and Girls Clubs of Buffalo. “WKBW is a great supporter of the Boys and Girls Clubs and we sincerely appreciate everything they do for our members.”
In a recent visit to Buffalo with WKBW, Actor Mario Lopez of "Extra" visited the Beecher Clubhouse as the Fitness Ambassador for the Boys & Girls Clubs where he received a personalized Buffalo Bills Jersey from The Buffalo Bills, Channel 7 and the members of the club. He spoke to the kids about the importance of good role models and being a part of the Boys and Girls Clubs across America. “Extra" premieres at 7 PM weekdays on September 3rd on WKBW-TV.
The Kids Day Game will feature youth themed tailgating, an exclusive gameday giveaway; a Bills bicycle license plate, the Healthy Zone Cruiser, interactive games, face painting, Buffalo Jills Cheerleaders, Billy Buffalo, stage performances by artist Glenn Colton (http://www.glenncolton.com/) and Jeff Musial (https://www.facebook.com/JeffMusialAnimalExpert) of Nickel City Reptiles and Exotics as well as post-game fireworks. Concessions will feature $1.00 hot dog specials.
This year’s exclusive Kids Day giveaway features a Buffalo Bills bicycle license plate for kids 14 years of age and under (limited quantity available.) Children can use this license plate when they are riding their bike to PLAY 60.
Activity times are as follows:
3:30 – 6:30 PM Lot C area under the scoreboard youth themed tailgating opens
4:00 – 5:00 PM Glenn Colton performs
5:30 – 6:15 PM Nickel City Reptiles performs
Kids Day is presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, the Official Health Plan of the Buffalo Bills, Kiss 98.5 and WKBW-TV, the official TV station of the Buffalo Bills.
A youth football scrimmage will take place at halftime during the Kids Day Game as part of USA Football Month. Youth football players also will participate in Stampede Row during Buffalo Bills player introductions.