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Event Name:

63rd Annual NAIA Football National Championship
Date(s): Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 6 PM (ET) on ESPN3
Where: Daytona Beach, Fla. - Daytona Stadium
Where to stay: 

Team Host Hotels: 
The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort and the Plaza Resort and Spa, selected for their convenient access to the city's key tourist areas, will serve as team host hotels to the two National Championship participating teams.

To reserve rooms at Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort, please call: (866) 536-8477.

To reserve rooms at the Plaza Resort and Spa, please call (844) 284-2685.

To receive the special NAIA rate, please call the hotel directly to reserve your room. Please mention you are requesting the special NAIA rate. Booking through websites may not yield the special rate. Rooms subject to availability.

Fan Properties:
Bahama House:
 (800) 571-2001. Rates include daily continental breakfast buffet, daily open bar cocktail hour, free parking, free WIFI and no Resort Fees.

Best Western Aku Tiki: (800) 258-8454. Rates include daily full hot breakfast buffet, daily open bar cocktail hour, free parking, free WIFI and no Resort Fees.

Shores Resort and Spa: (866) 934-7467. The Shores Resort & Spa is a boutique oceanfront resort and the only four-diamond rated hotel in Daytona Beach. Rates include complimentary self-parking, WIFI, 24-hour fitness center access, a smores kit upon check-in for use at oceanfront fire pits and no Resort Fees. 

Format: Sixteen teams qualify for the Football Championship Series. Three rounds of competition (First Round, Quarterfinals and Semifinals) are played on campus sites prior to the National Championship game in Daytona Beach.
Schedule of Events: For the entire schedule and results, click HERE.
Ticket Information: NAIA National Football Championship Game - Tickets
NAIA Champions of Character Luncheon (Wednesday, December 12, 12:00 PM, Plaza Resort and Spa Hotel) - Tickets
NAIA Banquet of Champions (Friday, December 14, 6:00 PM, Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort Hotel)  - Tickets
Official Merchandise:  Fine Designs | Shop and Order HERE
Official Information: www.DaytonaBeach.com
Official Photographer: Referee Photo - www.refereephoto.com
Email: info@refereephoto.com

 

Championship Information

NAIA Football Championship
Sports Rules - Football