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Army-Navy Game

Saturday, December 10, 2022

Land of the free, home of the game...

Photo courtesy Army-Navy game

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Overview

Black Knights from West Point and Midshipmen from Annapolis square off at Lincoln Financial Field for a match-up between the historic rivals each winter.

Traditionally played on the second weekend in December, the heated bout often marks the last game of the season for both teams.

Though the big game is the main event, attendees won’t want to miss out on the many special events and competitions taking place over the weekend, many of which are free and open to the public.

Historic rivals square off at Lincoln Financial Field in the highly anticipated annual matchup.

Don’t Miss

Army-Navy Weekend brings tens of thousands of Midshipmen and Black Knights fans and alumni to Philadelphia for events and activities leading up to the big game.

Highlights of the weekend celebration include special events, pep rallies and tailgate celebrations throughout the city.

Army-Navy football game at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia Army-Navy football game at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia

  — Photo courtesy Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau

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History

One of the greatest rivalries in college football has called Philadelphia its home for the majority of its history.

As a neutral site conveniently located between the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York and the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, Philadelphia was an easy choice for the Army-Navy game, which the city now enjoys as its unofficial bowl game.

  — Photo courtesy Lincoln Financial Field

Getting There & Tickets

Tickets for the game are sold online. Check the official website for tickets info and pricing.

Early arrival is strongly encouraged to ensure all fans are in their seats before kickoff. Allow for extra time to pass through security.

Lincoln Financial Field is located in South Philadelphia and  SEPTA public transportation is the most convenient way to get there. From Center City, fans can take the Broad Street Line to NRG Station. The stadium is a short walk from there.

There is also ample, paid parking available at the stadium if traveling to the game by car.

For more information about the Army-Navy game, click the button below.

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