Over €250 million economic value expected for series Aer Lingus unveiled as sponsor of the five-game Aer Lingus College Football Series at the Aviva
The NFL Draft begins today! College football players have been waiting for this night their whole life as they look to turn game into a professional career. Two student-athletes from Boston College and three from Georgia Tech, who played in Ireland for the 2016 game at Aviva Stadium, are now prospects for this year’s draft.
DUBLIN — The 2016 Aer Lingus College Football Classic has been selected as the winner of Best Festival/Event Experience (under 50,000 people) at the 2017
The event’s official motto of “Much More Than a Game” was visible throughout the players’ journey. And on their last night, it could be seen in their smiles.
A great evening was enjoyed by the large crowd who turned up at Malahide Castle and Gardens on Thursday evening last to watch Malahide’s Marching Band Classic. A crowd of 2,000 braved the weather and were enthralled by the colour, music and razzmatazz that all the bands provided.
Among those visiting for this flurry of activity was Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, who found himself among Irish leaders celebrating the latest successful collaboration between a tech giant highlighting the fast-growing fintech cluster in his city and the country’s skilled workforce.