FRISCO, Texas – For the first time in franchise history, the Dallas Cowboys will kick off the 2022 season with a special event at the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco on Thursday, Aug. 25, the night before the team’s final preseason game.
The Dallas Cowboys Season Kickoff 2022 event presented by Blockchain.com is an award show inspired and made for television production with special guest host Michael Irvin. The legendary former Cowboys wide receiver and Pro Football Hall of Famer will introduce the 2022 players and lead the live, invitation-only audience through an evening full of memorable moments.
Events include recognition of Cowboys players for their accomplishments both on and off the field, engaging conversations led by notable former players, special appearances by Cowboys legends Roger Staubach, DeMarcus Ware, Drew Pearson, Everson Walls, Darren Woodson and an appearance by Dallas. Cowboys Cheerleaders and more.
The show will also feature remarks from Dallas Cowboys owner, president and general manager Jerry Jones and head coach Mike McCarthy about their excitement entering the 2022 season. The production will ultimately be packaged into a produced segment for the national television partner with NFL Network.
The first annual season opener event presented by Blockchain.com will be an opportunity for Cowboys fans to see the entire 2022 roster and roster hopefuls as they arrive on the blue carpet at Tostitos Championship Plaza as they count down the weeks until regular season. .
Fans are invited to watch the Blue Carpet arrivals to see their favorite current players, coaches, ownership, along with special alumni guests, followed by a live broadcast of the event to kick off the 2022 season on the Tostitos Championship Plaza big board. The Tostitos Championship Plaza experience is free and open to the public.
The 2022 Cowboys Season Kickoff Event will reward players for their “Playmaker” and “Breakthrough” performances, along with community and legend awards. In addition, there will be a media award that will be voted on by the players themselves.
Dallas Cowboys Season Kickoff 2022 event presented by Blockchain.com: