Gameday Timeline

Georgia vs. Auburn
7AM – Lots Open
9AM – Dr Pepper SEC FanFare
10AM – Box Office Opens
10:30AM – Bag Valet
1:30PM – Gates Open
4PM – Kickoff

Georgia vs. Auburn

The SEC Championship will make its Mercedes-Benz Stadium debut on December 2, 2017 when the Georgia Bulldogs take on the Auburn Tigers for SEC bragging rights. The 26th-annual title game is sold out and is promising to be an amazing, world-class experience for SEC fans in the Heart of Atlanta.

Things to Know:

  • Clear Bag Policy; Gates Open at 1:30PM
  • Parking and Transportation
  • This event is sold out, so please be aware of potential counterfeit tickets. A “Ticket Validation Window” will be open at the main box office of Mercedes-Benz Stadium beginning at 10 a.m. ET on the day of the game.  The Ticket Validation Window is the only way to completely and accurately ensure the authenticity of a ticket.
  • Consistent with SEC policy for championship events, the sale, distribution or consumption of alcohol will be prohibited in public areas of Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the SEC Football Championship Game.
  • Auburn will be the Home Team (Falcons sideline), Georgia will be the Away Team

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Below is our Virtual Concierge, Arthur, who can answer your stadium questions 24/7.

7AM – Lots Open

Parking Lots open at 7AM. For more information on how to purchase parking, lot locations and transportation information click below.

9AM – Dr Pepper SEC FanFare

Don’t miss all the excitement and pageantry of the SEC Championship Game. There is no better place to get in on the action than at SEC FanFare!

This special fan experience will feature a live broadcast from SEC Nation, new interactives and attractions, along with fan-favorites like celebrity quarterbacks, pep-rallies and more. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children under 12 years of age. FanFare tickets can be purchased at the door.

Where: Georgia World Congress Center

When: Friday, Dec. 1 from 2PM – 8PM & Saturday, Dec. 2 from 9AM – 4PM

10AM – Box Office Opens

Box Office opens at 10AM and is located adjacent to Gate 1. To find the gate nearest you, explore the stadium maps by clicking the button below.

This event is Sold Out, so please be aware of potential counterfeit tickets. A “Ticket Validation Window” will be open at the main box office of Mercedes-Benz Stadium beginning at 10 a.m. ET on the day of the game.  The Ticket Validation Window is the only way to completely and accurately ensure the authenticity of a ticket.

10:30AM – Bag Valet

Clear Bag Policy is in effect for this game. Bag valets will be available and located at Gate 1, North Premium Entrance (Below Gate 2), International Plaza, GWCC Bldg. B Lobby, GWCC Bldg. C South Entrance.

Operational Hours: 10:30AM – 10:00PM.

Cost: $5.00.

To find the gate nearest you, explore the stadium maps by clicking the button below.

1:30PM – Gates Open

All gates (1,2,3,4, North Club Entry, North Suite Entry, and Silver Deck Bridge ) open at 1:30PM.

To find the gate nearest you, explore the stadium maps by clicking the button below.

4PM – Kickoff

Be in your seats by 4PM for kickoff of the 26th-annual SEC Championship!

Virtual Concierge