Prepare for an RV trip of a lifetime! The Super Bowl for 2014 will be played in New Jersey at the MetLife Stadium. You can bet East Rutherford, NJ, residents are proud that their city has been honored with hosting this event. On February 2, NFL fans are going to be descending on the region to be part of this historic game. Traveling to this game in an RV is additional fun, even if the weather gets a bit cold. There are a multitude of tips for winter travel online.
For Super Bowl XLVIII it is worth any preparation needed to get to New Jersey to enjoy the game. In fact, you won’t be the only one braving the cold. The MetLife Stadium is going to be the first open-air stadium to host the Super Bowl during these cold months.
It doesn’t have to be a hassle to be a great NFL fan. You can find tips and tools for travel when you pick up your RV, making a trip as easy as possible. When going to the Super Bowl, you’ll want a great home base for your adventure and the ideal spot is the Liberty Harbor Marina & RV Park. This park is only 20 minutes away in Jersey City, New Jersey. The park is one of the few in this region that is open all year round. There are full hookup sites, a dump station, and restrooms with hot showers. It is also near the light rails so you can get around with ease.
From your campground next to Liberty Harbor, you can get to Manhattan and see the sights. Just plan for your trip by taking the little extra time required for more fun! Of course, the stadium where the Super Bowl takes place is part of the Meadowlands Sports Complex. Stick around after the game for other thrills, such as the Monster Jam on February 14 and 15. Have you ever seen the Harlem Globetrotters? It’s time to do so, and you can on February 17 at Meadowlands IZOD Center.
When coming to East Rutherford for the Super Bowl, remember, there will be no tailgating parties allowed. Therefore, any “tailgating” will have to take place right in your campground with like-minded folks and before catching transport to the stadium.
Attendees cannot park away from the stadium and walk to the game, as no foot traffic will be allowed in. There will be only 13,000 parking spots available for fans. You can come to the stadium by light rail with a special pass or be dropped off by bus. Cars will not be allowed to leave once dropping off any attendees.
If you get your Super Bowl tickets before they are sold out, you can look forward to a great game, marvelous entertainment, and a crowd who will enthusiastically cheer on their favorite team. At halftime, you will enjoy a performance by Bruno Mars. Don’t wait – get those tickets now and rent your RV for the trip.
Picture credits: The picture of MetLife Stadium is from Vincent Santore on Flicker Commons. It is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution license.