All the fun things happening before the Cure Bowl


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The Cure Bowl is right around the corner, and that means there are a handful of fun events happening around Orlando the week before the big game. 

Even if you can't attend the game, there are plenty of things for you and your entire family can check out and help raise money to find a cure for breast cancer. 

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Here are some events happening before the Cure Bowl

Addition Financial Cure Bowl All Star Game

When: 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 17

Where: Showalter Field, Winter Park

This high school game features some of the players, cheerleaders and marching band members from local Seminole and Orange County high schools. 

Teams arrive at Universal Orlando Resorts

When: Wednesday, Dec. 18

Where: Universal CityWalk

The teams arrive for the big game on Wednesday, and there will be a welcome reception at the Universal CityWalk. 

Cure Bowl Press Conference

When: Thursday, Dec. 19

Where: Loews Royal Pacific Resort Convention Center

There will be a press conference about the big game after the teams have some practice in the morning. After the press conference, the teams will get to explore Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios.

J.A. Edwards of America Pep Rally and Battle of the Bands

When: Friday, Dec. 20 at 5 p.m.

Where: Universal CityWalk

Friday is a jam packed day, full of practices, hospital visits and a giant pep rally to cheer the teams on before the big game on Saturday. If you're a fan of college football, you'll want to check this out.  

March 2 Cure

When: Saturday, Dec. 21 | 10:30 a.m. block party; 1:15 p.m. march to the stadium

Where: Church Street Station to Exploria Stadium

This event will happen on gameday beginning with a block party and then a march from Church Street to the stadium. Click here for more information.

Of course, Saturday is the day of the Cure Bowl. The game starts at 2:30 and it is at Explora Stadium in Orlando.