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The Orange Bowl is another key game in the college football calendar taking place over the holiday period, and has moved over the years between a prime slot on new year's day and the college football playoff semi final game on new year's eve.
The game is
played at the Capital One Orange Bowl stadium at Sun Life Stadium.
The Orange Bowl game is one of the oldest college bowl games, having been taking place each year since 1935 and draws big crowds both to the stadium and as a watching TV audience, as the game is broadcast live to the nation via ESPN, see details further down the page for how you can watch this either on your television or online via live streaming.
Teams and lineups to follow.
The event this year will be again taking place on new year's eve, 31st December 2016, instead of the previous tradition which would have scheduled the event for new year's day 2017.
The broadcast rights for the Orange Bowl are now carried by ESPN. This does require a subscription but you can watch online or on your mobile device, and they do offer the convenience of a 24 hour pass if you just wish to pay for this one game.
If you're in Miami over the New Year period then you will be competing with all of the new year's eve visitors for accommodation, and as new year in Miami is a huge vent these days thanks to Pitbull and his Bayfront Park party then this does meand that the accommodation in the best places is very much at a premium, so you can expect to pay top dollar for anywhere in and around the city, and expecially at the Miami Beach region.
If you are looking for somewhere to stay to attend the Orange Bowl then you can check out availability and make reservations for local hotels here.
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