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The San Francisco 49ers will host the Seattle Seahawks at 5:25 p.m. PT, Thursday, Oct. 22, at Levi's® Stadium. The primetime affair will be nationally televised by CBS and NFL Network, as well as locally on KPIX. Radio broadcasts will be available in the Bay Area on KNBR 680 AM, KSAN 107.7 FM The Bone and in Spanish on KTRB 860 AM ESPN Deportes. Fans looking for tickets to Thursday's game should visit ticketmaster.com.
Parking lots will open at 1:55 p.m. on Thursday and fans arriving within the first hour will be able to park freely in their designated lot. Opening at 2:25 p.m. will be the free tailgating party within the Faithful Mile presented by Safeway and SAP Tower Gate B and Gate E for club and suite ticket holders. All other stadium gates will open at 3:25 p.m.
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WHAT'S HAPPENING AT THIS WEEK'S 49ERS GAME
· The National Anthem will be sung by Tony Lindsay, the lead vocalist for Santana, who has garnered 11 Grammy awards, traveled on several world tours and recorded on seven CDs.
· The colors will be presented by Training Center Petaluma's Honor Guard.
· The Faithful Mile presented by Safeway will host The Score, whose song "Oh My Love" has gone viral with more than 2 million streams online.
· The halftime entertainment will feature Sammy Hagar, also known as The Red Rocker, a Grammy award-winning vocalist, guitarist and songwriter who was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Van Halen.
· In keeping with the great tradition of the legendary Candlestick Park foghorn, a special guest is chosen each week to get the crowd started by energizing the foghorn prior to kickoff. This week will be a surprise guest.
· Hometown Heroes, presented by U.S. Bank, will recognize local service members U.S. Air Force SSgt Junita Moore and U.S. Navy Petty Officer Kariym Knight on the video board during the fifth timeout of the first quarter in recognition of their military service.
· Thursday's Kick-Off Kids will include 13-year-old 49ers Make-A-Wish recipient from Hawaii, Christian, and 13-year-old JoJo, attending as part of the 49ers Champions Program.
· San Francisco 49ers fans will also be treated to an electrifying performance by the 49ers official drumline, Niner Noise, during halftime. Drummers from across the United States and Canada auditioned to be a part of this dynamic team. Niner Noise is produced by e2k Sports, in collaboration with the world-champion Concord Blue Devils Drum & Bugle Corps, and directed by Dave Gibbs and Ryan Odello.
· All season long, Papa John's is offering fans 49% off any regular-priced order the day after every 49ers win at www.papajohns.com! Papa John's will additionally offer fans two Large 1-topping pizzas with a 2-liter Pepsi product for $21.49, and $1.49 from every sale will be donated to the 49ers Foundation. Just enter the promo code 49GIVE online at papajohns.com. These offers are valid at participating locations in the San Francisco Bay Area.
· Jack in the Box is offering fans a free Jumbo Jack with the purchase of a large fountain drink whenever the 49ers get an interception or a fumble recovery in either home or away games. The offer is valid all day following the game at participating Jack in the Box locations. Simply mention the Jumbo Jack Takeaway while ordering.
· Every time the 49ers get 3-or-more sacks at Levi's® Stadium, fans in attendance will be able to text-in and redeem a free haircut courtesy of Great Clips®. Text-in information will be posted on the video board during the game.