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Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, Gainesville
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Ben Hill Griffin Stadium at Florida Field, popularly known as "The Swamp", is the football stadium for the University of Florida and the home field of the university's Florida Gators football team. It is located on the university's Gainesville, Florida campus. The stadium was originally built in 1930, and has been regularly expanded, renovated and improved since then. Although it is the 12th largest college football stadium as measured by its official seating capacity of 88,548, attendance for the Gators' home football games regularly exceeds 90,000 people.
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  • For those who do not is of Gainesville (and who is also!), it's worth the experience of watching a game the Gators Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, the home of the team. Fanatical fans vibrates the whole time! And the stadium itself, which belongs to the University, is very well equipped and well maintained.
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  • Great time at at the UF/SC game! Go Gators! They certainly pack them in. The seating was tight! I think they are more concerned with getting the most people in the stadium. 
  • Staff at gate were all very friendly and inviting. Seating was fairly easy to find. Prices were somewhat reasonable. Game was fun with lots going on during plays. Stadium was clean and safe. Go Gators...  more »
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  • Lifes better in this stadium. All my cares are immediately eleviated upon entering. Go Gators
  • The specialness is gone. Piped in music, no more chants during the game, expensive concessions, invassive searches to get in, expensive tickets, no public Wi-Fi, no leaving and coming back during half time and horrible cramped benches. Football is fun just less fun than 20 years ago.
  • It's pretty cool and it's normally open even when there's nothing going on so students can work out and stuff.
  • This is the best place on Earth! There's nothing like The Swamp. Watching the stadium erupt after the Gators score is the best feeling in the world. It's great to be a Florida Gator!!!
  • I've had some of the best times of my football life at the swamp. However I have also had a few of my most disappointing and heartbreaking times. The latter made for a long ride home to Jacksonville. Overall there were many more happy times and rides home. Go GATORS