NETANYA, ISRAEL — Tickets are now on sale for the 2018 FIL World Lacrosse Championships, which take place from July 12-21 in Netanya, Israel. Tickets can be purchased at www.worldlacrosse2018.com/tickets.
48 countries will compete in the Championships, making this year’s World Event the largest of all-time. The opening night festivities will take place at the 13,600-seat Netanya Stadium and will feature a doubleheader; Israel hosts Jamaica, an exciting newcomer to the World Championships at 4:30 PM, followed by a battle of two heavyweights as the United States takes on the Iroquois Nationals at 8:30 PM.
The event’s opening ceremonies, featuring performances by Israeli artists and a procession of all 48 teams, will commence at 6:30 PM in between the two games.
The bulk of the event will take place across six competition fields at Wingate National Sport Institution, Israel’s National Centre for Physical Education and Sport. With limited capacity, the venue will provide an electric atmosphere for the Championships, which are expected to sell out on several dates.
All teams will play to a final ranking and will compete in a total of 6-8 games over the 10-day Championships. To view the full schedule, visit www.worldlacrosse2018.com/schedule.
Full-event ticket packages are available for sale at a single price point of $225 USD, which includes reserved seating for games at Netanya Stadium, and general admission access for all games at Wingate National Sport Institution. Each package includes access to all 175 world championship games, the opening ceremony and the closing ceremony, the Colosseum Lounge and the Vendor Village.
More information regarding special exclusive hotel rates in Netanya, the World Lacrosse Festival, and internship opportunities surrounding the 2018 World Lacrosse Championships, please visit www.worldlacrosse.com or call us toll free at 1-800-894-5820.