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Celebration Pointe to Host Friday Night 'Chomp The Block' Parties Before Every Florida Gators Home Football Game


Celebration Pointe to Host Friday Night 'Chomp The Block' Parties Before Every Florida Gators Home Football Game

Celebration Pointe, Where Gators Come to Celebrate

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GAINESVILLE, Fla., Aug. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebration Pointe, north central Florida's premier mixed-use development prominently located at I-75 and Archer Road in Gainesville, today announced a series of family-friendly 'Chomp The Block' parties with great food, drinks, live music, games and more every Friday before Florida Gators Home Football Games. Each Friday night will also include a pep-rally portion of the program complete with Gators spirit squad.

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"When neighbors get together for block parties, the atmosphere is fun and friendly, which is the spirit we will capture for Gators' fans with these Friday night parties," said Sean McIntosh, Vice President of Asset Management, Celebration Pointe. "The Celebration Pointe City Walk promenade is a perfect location for these events with its open layout and pedestrian-only accessibility."

The first 'Chomp The Block' party will be held on Friday, August 31 (6-10pm). There will be food and beverages at Celebration Pointe restaurants, plus food trucks, lawn games, and live music featuring the Tom Petty tribute band, Heavy Petty. The event will also celebrate 30 years of the voice of the Florida Gators, honoring Mick Hubert with special guest and Gators Ambassador Steve Spurrier

Celebration Pointe recently announced a comprehensive partnership program with the Florida Gators. In addition to 'Chomp The Block' parties, the agreement includes Celebration Pointe hosting Gator Talk radio shows with Florida football and basketball coaches.

As the newest Gator Aider location offering round-trip bus service to and from Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, Celebration Pointe is poised to become the place Where Gators Come to Celebrate! 

About Celebration Pointe

Located at the intersection of I-75 and Archer Road, Celebration Pointe is a 160-acre, one million-plus-square-foot mixed-use development. In addition to some 300,000 square feet of Class-A office space, Celebration Pointe will feature approximately 400,000 square feet of many first-to-market retailers and restaurants, as well as a mix of highly experiential and entertainment venues. Major anchor tenants include Bass Pro Shops, which opened November 2016 and the area's first luxury seating, state-of-the-art Regal Cinemas RPX theater complete with food and lounge which opened in April 2018. The project will also contain a 140-room Hotel Indigo, which is slated to open in October 2018. Celebration Pointe will also have the area's newest selection of luxury apartments and urban townhomes. For more information, please visit

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