RENTON, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks announced today gameday activities for Sunday, November 20 versus the Philadelphia Eagles. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:25 p.m. and all gates open at 10:30 a.m.
Volunteers from Boys & Girls Clubs of Washington State will be distributing the Seahawks Gameday Magazine for $5 as part of the Spirit of 12 Partners program. All proceeds raised will be matched 100% by the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation.
Derik Nelson & Family, a sibling trio from Olympia, will sing the anthem. Performing together since childhood, Riana, Derik and Dalten have garnered more than three million views on YouTube and have toured across the West Coast to raise money for music education in schools. They recently signed with the nation's largest booking agency.
Immediately following the anthem, U.S. Navy VAQ-132 Squadron will conduct a flyover with two EA Growlers (F-18s).
Service members, representing the 2D Ranger Battalion, will participate in presenting the nation's flag and colors. The 2D Ranger Battalion is currently based at Joint Base Lewis-McChord and is the one of four ranger battalions belonging to the United States Army's 75th Ranger Regiment.
During halftime, Blue Thunder drumline will be joined on the field by 150 student drummers representing Bellevue, Cascade, Garfield, Glacier Peak, Lincoln, Roosevelt, Sumner, Shorewood, and Thomas Jefferson High Schools.
American Family Insurance Touchdown City is free and opens at 10 a.m. Seahawks Legend Steve Broussard will be signing autographs from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.at the American Family Insurance Legends Experience. Local 80s tribute band, Rewind, will perform on the main stage from 11:30 a.m.- Noon and 12:30 - 1 p.m. Additional activities include the following:
- Two 13'x 24' high definition/resolution screens for fans to watch other NFL games
- Interactive games and contests
- Photo opportunities
- Airbrush tattoos and hair painting
- Performances by Sea Gals and Blue Thunder
- Sea Gals autograph booth
- Appearance by BOOM, Seahawks mascot
- Opportunity to take images with Taima, team's augur hawk
- The Pro Shop kiosks
- CenturyLink Quarterback Challenge for a chance to win the opportunity to compete for $5,000
- 710 ESPN Seattle and KIRO Radio 97.3 FM pregame show featuring live reports and analysis with host Dori Monson and Seahawks Legends Sam Adkins, Jordan Babineaux, Paul Moyer and Dave Wyman
Diamond Experience will perform classic rock hits on the outdoor stage located at the northwest entrance to the stadium from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and at the same location immediately following the game. Bill Brown and the Kingbees will perform classic hits in the Brougham Beer Hall from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
The team's retail locations continue to offer a variety of "Salute to Service" merchandise throughout the month with a pledge to donate 10% of the sales to Segs4Vets. Fans will also be able to make a donation at all registers during check-out. The Pro Shop's Salute to Service merchandise includes jerseys, t-shirts and sweatshirts from Nike; caps and beanies from New Era, plus footballs and more. The Pro Shop retail stores are located at CenturyLink Field, downtown Seattle, Renton Landing and Alderwood Mall. In addition, 100% of the proceeds from game-used Salute to Service items sold on auctions.seahawks.com will be allocated to Segs4Vets.
Seahawks fans are encouraged to plan ahead and arrive early to enjoy game day activities and avoid any traffic or parking delays. A transportation guide is available at Seahawks Gameday Guide.
The hashtag for Sunday's game against the Eagles is #PHIvsSEA. Fans are encouraged to tweet their gameday photos to @12s, an account curated by the Seahawks, using the hashtag #WeAre12. Snapchat users can now choose from a special Seahawks Snapchat filter while at CenturyLink Field on gameday. For stadium and traffic updates, follow and direct questions to @CenturyLink_Fld. The customer service staff at The Pro Shop is also ready to address any retail related questions at @SeahawksProShop.
The Seahawks and the Eagles have played 14 times, splitting their all-time series 7-7. The two teams will face off again this Sunday during Week 11 at CenturyLink Field.