Date Announced for the 2016 Orange & Blue Debut, Presented by Sunniland

Date Announced for the 2016 Orange & Blue Debut, Presented by Sunniland 

For the first time, Florida Gators football team will conclude spring practices with annual spring game on a Friday night

Sanford, FL January 22, 2016 – Sunniland Corporation, a leading provider of lawn and garden fertilizers and roofing supplies, announced today the 2016 Orange & Blue Debut, presented by Sunniland, will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 8, in Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.

For the first time ever, the annual spring game is scheduled for Friday night. Gates will open at 5:30 p.m. and admission is FREE. Fans who are unable to make it to Gainesville can watch the game live on SEC Network with Joe Tessitore, Greg McElroy and Laura Rutledge calling the action.

The evening’s festivities are capped off with a fireworks show from the South end of the stadium after the conclusion of the Orange & Blue Debut, presented by Sunniland.

For complete information on all the planned activities, visit The Florida Gators website or search #OBDEBUT on social media.

About Sunniland Corporation

In 1884, Sunniland Corporation began serving the local citrus growers offering fertilizers, hardware supplies and crop insurance. As Florida began to experience its dramatic growth, the focus of the business shifted from agricultural to residential fertilizers. The Roofing Division also grew to meet the needs of the community. Today, Sunniland supports Florida and South Georgia roofing supply and fertilizer needs with its 20 locations. The company’s fertilizers can also be found in Lowes, Walmart and Ace Hardware Stores. For more information about Sunniland lawn and garden division or the roofing supply division, visit or call 800-432-1130.