MAKING A DIFFERENCE

Supported by various sponsors, partners, and organizations,
The Snoop Dogg Arizona Bowl presented by Gin & Juice by Dre and Snoop makes an economic impact every year in Southern Arizona

OUR MISSION

The mission of The Snoop Dogg Arizona Bowl presented by Gin & Juice by Dre and Snoop is to provide world-class experiences for college student-athletes, fans, and the local community, culminating in a nationally recognized college football competition. The Arizona Bowl is a non-profit organization that strives to inspire youth, engage the community, support local charities, and create a positive economic impact in Southern Arizona.
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OUR STORY

In 2015, the Arizona Bowl became one of three new bowl games sanctioned by the NCAA. Founded by Arizona Sports and Entertainment Commission (ASEC), Alan Young, Kemp Ellis, Nikki Balich, Mark Irvin, Ali Farhang, and Fletcher McCusker, the Mountain West Conference, and Campus Insiders in a joint venture, the inaugural game was held on December 29, 2015.

Now, each year football fans and enthusiasts come together to support the bowl-eligible teams to see who will win the championship.

Supported by various sponsors, partners, and organizations, The Snoop Dogg Arizona Bowl, presented by Gin & Juice by Dre and Snoop, make an economic impact every year in Southern Arizona. Now with a national TV partner, football fans from around the nation can be part of the excitement.

Coming Soon….exciting information about the 2024 Snoop Dogg Arizona Bowl, presented by Gin & Juice by Dre and Snoop!

OUR STORY

In 2015, the Arizona Bowl became one of three new bowl games sanctioned by the NCAA. Founded by Arizona Sports and Entertainment Commission (ASEC), Alan Young, Kemp Ellis, Nikki Balich, Mark Irvin, Ali Farhang, and Fletcher McCusker, the Mountain West Conference, and Campus Insiders in a joint venture, the inaugural game was held on December 29, 2015.

Now, every year football fans and enthusiasts come together to support the bowl-eligible teams to see who will win the championship.

Supported by various sponsors, partners, and organizations, The Snoop Dogg Arizona Bowl presented by Gin & Juice by Dre and Snoop make an economic impact every year in Southern Arizona. Now with a national TV partner, football fans from around the nation can be part of the excitement.

Coming Soon….exciting information about the 2024 Snoop Dogg Arizona Bowl presented by Gin & Juice by Dre and Snoop!
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OUR FOUNDERS

Ali Farhang Image
ALI FARHANG
Farhang & Medcoff
Mark Irvin Image
MARK IRVIN
Mark Irvin Commercial Real Estate
Fletcher McCusker Image
FLETCHER MCCUSKER
UA Venture Capital

OUR COMMUNITY IMPACT IS
100% FOR TUCSON

The Snoop Dogg Arizona Bowl presented by Gin & Juice by Dre and Snoop is the only bowl game in the country that gives 100% of net proceeds to local charities.

SINCE 2015

MILLIONS OF DOLLARS
Given to over 70 non-profit organizations in Southern Arizona
OVER $100 MILLION
The economic impact of the bowl game from out-of-town visitors.
Community programs for
teachers.non-profits.active military.veterans.first responders.and more!
Grant ApplicationThe Arizona Bowl has a Grant Application process for registered 501(c)(3) organizations in Southern Arizona seeking funds.
Hospital VisitsThe week of the bowl game, representatives from our participating teams visit children in the hospital and help put a smile on their faces.
Friday Night Lights TourNew for 2022, the Arizona Bowl teams up with the National Foundation of Southern Arizona to appear at one local high school game each week. A student-athlete from each school is recognized as Player of the Game based on outstanding performance, teamwork, and character.
Extra Yard For TeachersThe Arizona Bowl partners with the College Football Playoff Foundation to support local teachers. Learn More
Heroes ProgramWe love our local heroes, which include teachers, active military, front-line workers, and first responders. Help send them to the bowl game by participating in this rewarding program. Learn More
Helpful Happy HoursEach Blue Blazers meeting is accompanied by a Helpful Happy Hour
to benefit one of our local non-profit organizations. Blue Blazers have repeatedly answered calls to support clothing drives, food drives, school supplies drives, and more.
Community VillageOn game day, the Tailgate Festival features Community Village, a collection of local non-profit organizations hosting activities and generating awareness for their missions. At the bowl game, they join forces for the Raavolution Community Parade on the field. Learn More