The San Francisco 49ers defeated the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship game to earn a trip to Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans on February 3rd, 2013. The San Francisco 49ers have selected PrimeSport, the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, as their Official Fan Travel Partner for the game in New Orleans. 49ers season ticket holders will automatically be entered into a random drawing for the right to purchase Super Bowl tickets and winners will be notified by email on Tuesday. The team will not have tickets available for a general public on-sale.
As part of the partnership, PrimeSport is offering multiple 49ers Super Bowl Travel Package options for fans trying to get to the game in New Orleans. Fans looking for the full Super Bowl weekend experience can choose three-night weekend packages available with or without airfare that also include hotel accommodations, all ground transportation, exclusive party and event access, Super Bowl XLVII tickets, souvenirs and much more. Same day travel packages are also available for the serious sports fan that is just in town for the game.
PrimeSport will host the Official 49ers Super Bowl XLVII VIP Pre-Game Party on the Creole Queen Riverboat just a few blocks from Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Partygoers will enjoy a wide array of upscale food selections with a celebrity chef, an open bar, live entertainment, NFL celebrities for fans to meet, and much more.
"PrimeSport has extensive experience and has been an industry leader when it comes to offering travel, VIP experiences, and hospitality packages for the Super Bowl," said Jamie Brandt, San Francisco 49ers Vice President of Ticketing and Suites. "The 49ers community and fans are really excited to be heading back to the Super Bowl for the sixth time and we are proud to be partnering with PrimeSport to provide safe and dependable packages for our loyal fans."
Super Bowl XLVII promises to be memorable, as this season has seen breakthroughs, upsets and impressive performances. Finishing with one of the best records in the league, and finishing the regular season winning 5 out of their last 7 games, the 49ers will certainly present a tough matchup for their opponent led by second year quarterback Colin Kaepernick and running back Frank Gore.
"The San Francisco 49ers organization brings so much history and passion to the Super Bowl with an unprecedented track record of wins in the big game," said Sam Soni, President of PrimeSport. "We are very excited to be able to offer loyal 49ers fans the PrimeSport VIP Experience and a reliable and official source for travel options to the Super Bowl."