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 Covering the Bowl Game.

 For media wishing to cover the 2018 Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl, the credential application is available here. All requests for credentials and parking must be made by Thursday, Dec. 13.

 The official media hotel for this year is the Courtyard Marriott Blackstone Hotel in Fort Worth, located at 601 Main Street. To reserve a room at the media rate of $99, click here


5th Annual Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl Golf Tournament

On September 12, the 5th annual Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl Golf Tournament was held to thank those that contributed to a successful 2007 bowl game.

Held at Bear Creek Golf Course, this event included over 200 players and volunteers, and more than 50 corporate partner companies. For the first time in the event’s history, all five branches of the military were represented.

Letter from Tom Starr, Executive Director

It is a great pleasure and quite humbling experience to serve as executive director of the bowl that pays tribute to our nation’s men and women in uniform. Being a Vietnam veteran, I appreciate the opportunity to offer a small token of thanks to those who stand guard, round-the-clock throughout the world, to ensure that you and I are safe and secure as we go about our daily business.


Their company slogan is “Our Mission is You”—and as the Official Insurance Partner of the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl for the next three years, you’ll soon be seeing the Armed Forces Insurance (AFI) slogan all over.

Armed Forces Bowl to Repeat New Years Eve Performance

For the second straight year, the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl will “usher” in the New Year as the postseason college football game will be played on New Year’s Eve at Amon G. Carter Stadium.

The Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl, owned and operated by ESPN Regional Television (ERT), will be televised live from Amon G. Carter Stadium on Wednesday, December 31, at 11 a.m. (CST) on ESPN. The sixth edition of the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl will feature schools from Conference USA and the Mountain West Conference.