Officials plan for pair of bowl games at Camping World Stadium
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Officials plan for pair of bowl games at Camping World Stadium


INVOLVED IN THIS AS WELL. NO OTHER DETAILS ARE BEING GIVEN.>>>CAMPING WORLD STADIUM IN DOWNTOWN ORLANDO WILL BE HOSTING A PAIR OF BOWL GAMES IN THE COMING DAYS.>>Julie: WE’RE EXPECTING A BIG INFLUX OF VISITORS AND TRAFFIC. NEWS 6’S AMANDA CASTRO JOINS US LIVE FROM CAMPING WORLD STADIUM AND WE’RE JUST A LITTLE MORE THAN AN HOUR UNTIL KICK-OFF. I IMAGINE THE EXCITEMENT IS BUILDING OUT THERE.>>Reporter: OH, YES. IT’S A BIG TAILGATING PARTY OUT HERE. WE’VE GOT PEOPLE EATING AND ENJOYING THE ATMOSPHERE OUT HERE BEFORE THE GAME. FANS FROM BOTH VIRGINIA TECH AND OKLAHOMA STATE MAKING THE TRIP TO ORLANDO TO ENJOY THE BOWL GAME. THIS IS THE SECOND OF THREE BOWL GAMES HAPPENING HERE AT THE STADIUM. ALL THE EXCITEMENT ACTUALLY STARTED THIS MORNING WITH A PARADE, WHERE FANS SAY THEY WOULD MUCH RATHER BE HERE IN CENTRAL FLORIDA THAN BACK HOME, WHERE FOR MANY IT’S SNOWING.>>IT’S HOURS BEFORE KICK-OFF>>GO COWBOYS, GO COWBOYS.>>Reporter: AND FANS FROM VIRGINIA TECH AND OKLAHOMA STATE ARE NOT FILLING CAMPING WORLD STADIUM YET. RIGHT NOW, THEY’RE ENJOYING A BAND IN DOWNTOWN WINTER PARK. BANDS FROM BOTH UNIVERSITIES MARCHING DOWN PARK AVENUE. THE STREET LINED WITH FANS OF ALL AGES. FOR JOANNE FRANKS, TODAY’S GAME IS GOING TO BE ROUGH ON HER FAMILY.>>WE LIVE IN DALLAS AND SO M SON GOES TO OKLAHOMA STATE AND MY DAUGHTER IS GOING TO OKLAHOMA STATE AND MY HUSBAND’S FAMILY IS ALL FOR VIRGINIA TECH. SO WE’RE A DIVIDED FAMILY.>>NO COMPARISON. IT IS SNOWING BACK HOME. THIS IS SUPER.>>Reporter: HE’S NOT THE ONLY ONE THANKFUL FOR THE WARMER TEMPERATURES.>>IT’S VERY CHILLY BACK HOME. IT’S NICE TO BE HERE. TO WEAR SHORTS.>>Reporter: OTHER FANS DIDN’T HAVE TO TRAVEL FAR TO SEE THEIR ALMA MATER, VIRGINIA, PLAY TODAY.>>IT’S GREAT TO SEE PEOPLE YOU HAVEN’T SEEN IN A WHILE OR THE TEAM ITSELF, GREAT TO HAVE IT COME TO YOUR OWN HOMETOWN.>>Reporter: BUT NO MATTER WHO YOU’RE ROOTING FOR, EVERYONE IS HOPING FOR A GOOD GAME.>>I KNOW IT’S WARMER FOR MANY FANS. IT’S STILL CHILLY OUT HERE, THOUGH. SOME ARE WEARING SWEATERS AND JACKETS. KICK-OFF IS AT 5:15 THIS AFTERNOON. COMING UP AT 5:30, WE’LL HAVE MORE ON HOW THESE PEOPLE ARE

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