May 27, 2021

Game Dates & Kickoff Times Set for Florida Citrus Sports Bowl Games

ORLANDO – Game dates and kickoff times for Orlando’s Cheez-It Bowl and Vrbo Citrus Bowl games were announced Thursday as part of ESPN’s 2021-22 college football schedule release. Both games are scheduled to take place in their traditional postseason windows.

The 2021 Cheez-It Bowl, featuring top teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference and Big 12 Conference, will take place Wednesday, Dec. 29 at 5:45 p.m. ET at Camping World Stadium and will be broadcast on ESPN. This will be the second bowl season with Cheez-It as the game’s title sponsor.

At last year’s game, Oklahoma State quarterback Spencer Sanders earned Cheez-It Bowl MVP honors as the No. 21 Cowboys defeated the 18th-ranked Miami Hurricanes 37-34.

The 2022 Vrbo Citrus Bowl will be played at 1 p.m. ET on Saturday, Jan. 1 at Camping World Stadium and will mark the 75th anniversary of the inaugural Tangerine Bowl game on Jan. 1, 1947. The matchup will pit the Southeastern Conference against the Big Ten Conference and will be televised on ABC.

In last season’s Vrbo Citrus Bowl, the Northwestern Wildcats beat the Auburn Tigers 35-19 with Northwestern quarterback Peyton Ramsey taking home game MVP honors.

You can purchase tickets for both postseason matchups today exclusively through a Florida Citrus Sports membership. Information regarding public onsale for the Cheez-It Bowl and Vrbo Citrus Bowl will be announced at a later date.

If you are interested in premium seating or group ticket opportunities please click here to speak with a customer representative today.

About Florida Citrus Sports
Florida Citrus Sports is a not-for-profit event management organization dedicated to positively impacting the Orlando region while enhancing the quality of life in Central Florida through world-class events, including the Vrbo Citrus Bowl, the Cheez-It Bowl, the Florida Blue Florida Classic and the Camping World Kickoff. For more information, visit

About Kellogg Company
At Kellogg Company (NYSE: K), our vision is a good and just world where people are not just fed but fulfilled. We are creating better days and a place at the table for everyone through our trusted food brands. Our beloved brands include Pringles®, Cheez-It®, Special K®, Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes®, Pop-Tarts®, Kellogg’s Corn Flakes®, Rice Krispies®, Eggo®, Mini-Wheats®, Kashi®, RXBAR®, MorningStar Farms® and more. Net sales in 2020 were approximately $13.8 billion, comprised principally of snacks and convenience foods like cereal, frozen foods, and noodles. As part of our Kellogg’s® Better Days purpose platform, we’re helping to end hunger and are committed to creating Better Days for 3 billion people by the end of 2030. Visit or

About Vrbo
In 1995, Vrbo introduced a new way for people to travel together, pairing homeowners with families and friends looking for places to stay. We were grounded in one purpose: To give people the space they need to drop the distractions of everyday life and simply be together. Since then, we’ve grown into a global community of homeowners and travelers, with unique properties around the world. Vrbo makes it easy and fun to book cabins, condos, beach houses and every kind of space in between. Vrbo is part of Expedia Group and offers homeowners and property managers exposure to over 750 million visits to Expedia Group sites each month. To learn more, visit © 2019 Vrbo. All rights reserved. Vrbo and the Vrbo logo are trademarks of HomeAway.


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