ESPN pregame show College GameDay announces interesting Week 0 location
When the Gators and Hurricanes meet in Orlando come Saturday, Aug. 24, College GameDay will be in town to witness it all.
However, while that in itself is news that was announced on Tuesday, the ESPN college football pregame show will not be broadcasting from the 2019 Camping World Kickoff, the show will air from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. ET on ESPN from Disney World’s Magic Kingdom atop the elevated Main Street Train Station.
Corso and Mickey Mouse, together at last. How that for a way to ring in the 150th season of college football?
Florida has also provided the following information for anyone wishing to attend College GameDay’s visit to the Magic Kingdom:
- FAQ For Fans Wanting to Attend:
- Q: Can fans attend College GameDay at Magic Kingdom Park?
- A: Guests visiting Magic Kingdom Park on Aug. 24 may catch a glimpse of the live broadcast as it takes place at the elevated train station on Main Street, U.S.A. Valid theme park admission is required. There will be no special access for just College GameDay viewing.
- Q: Can I bring a sign or other prop to College GameDay at Magic Kingdom Park?
- A: Walt Disney World Resort Property Rules prohibit flags, banners, signs, horns, whistles, large megaphones and artificial noise makers. For the complete set of rules, visit DisneyWorld.com/parkrules.
- Q: Will there be access to the ESPN commentators and/or College GameDay set?
- A: No designated access to ESPN commentators or College GameDay set is planned at this time.
Here is the official announcement from Florida on Tuesday: