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NCAA Division I Women’s Final Four

Hot on the heels of Super Bowl XLVII, New Orleans will host the 2013 NCAA Division I Women's Final Four for the third time on April 7 and 9 at the New Orleans Arena. An all-around fan experience, the events begin on Friday, April 5 and continue until the championship game on Tuesday, April 9.

The Final Four will feature Tourney Town, complete with basketball activities, sport interactives, pep rallies, live music, entertainment, and a chance to meet basketball greats and other celebrities. The Tourney Town, adjacent to the New Orleans Arena, will be the center of Final Four activity between games, complete with youth clinics, a performance by Taio Cruz, a pep rally, and tours. Fans will even have a chance to watch the teams practice for the big games at the New Orleans Arena on Saturday, April 6.

The four teams will initially compete at 5:30 and 8:00 p.m. on April 7, and the two winning teams will compete in the championship game at 7:30 p.m. April 9.

Tickets for all-sessions (two national semifinal games and the national championship) start at $99, and single session tickets are now available for $65 for the two national semifinal games on Sunday, April 7 and $60 for the National Championship game on Tuesday, April 9. Groups of 10-or-more will receive an additional $10 discount off all-session and single session tickets www.NCAA.com/tickets.  

For more information on the 2013 Women's Final Four, visit: http://www.ncaa.com/womens-final-four#!event_news.

Full schedule of events is as follows:

Friday, April 5
6:45 p.m.                                            
Salute Parade of the teams at Mardi Gras World

7:30 p.m.                                            
Salute Premiere at Mardi Gras World

 

Saturday, April 6

8:00 a.m.                                             
4Kay Run at the Center Stage at Tourney Town

8:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.                     
Powerade NCAA Youth Clinics at Joe Brown Memorial Park and Newman School

9:30 a.m.                                             
Super Saturday Gates Open at New Orleans Arena

10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.                   
Tourney Town Adjacent to New Orleans Arena

10:50 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.                    
Autograph Sessions at the New Orleans Arena

11:00 a.m. - 3:50 p.m.                   
Open practices at the New Orleans Arena

1:00 p.m.                                            
Big Easy Bounce at Superdome Plaza, Gate C

1:00 p.m.                                           
WBCA All-America Team Announcement at the New Orleans Arena

2:00 p.m.                                            
Talent Showdown Refreshed by Coca-Cola Zero on the Center Stage at Tourney Town

4:30 p.m.                                            
WBCA High School All-America Game at the New Orleans Arena

 

Sunday, April 7

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.                   
Tourney Town adjacent to the New Orleans Arena

12:00 p.m.                                          
AT&T Mascot Challenge on the center stage at Tourney Town

1:00 p.m.                                            
Women's Final Four Pep Rally on the center stage at Tourney Town

2:00 p.m.                                           
Capital One presents Lisa Leslie on the center stage at Tourney Town

3:00 p.m.                                            
Opening Act on the center stage at Tourney Town

4:00 p.m.                                            
Taio Cruz Live in Concert on the Center Stage at Tourney Town

4:00 p.m.                                            
Gates Open at New Orleans Arena

5:30 and 8:00 p.m.                          
National Semifinal Games at the New Orleans Arena

 

Monday, April 8

8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.                     
Tourney Journey Registration and Tour Ticket Pickup at Tourney Town

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.                     
Tourney Journey Tours depart from Tourney Town

 

Tuesday, April 9

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.                     
Tourney Journey Registration and Tour Ticket Pickup at Tourney Town

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.                     
Tourney Journey Tours

3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.                     
Tourney Town adjacent to New Orleans Arena

3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.                     
Powerade NCAA Youth Clinics at Basketball Courts at Tourney Town

5:30 p.m.                                            
Championship Pre-Game Concert at center stage in Tourney Town

6:00 p.m.                                            
Gates Open at New Orleans Arena

7:30 p.m.                                            
National Championship Game at New Orleans Arena

10:30 p.m.                                          
NCAA/WBCA Coaches' Trophy Presentation at the center stage of Tourney Town

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