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USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures Announces 2024 Legends Party With NFL Alumni Legends

 Featuring Musical Guest Jason Derulo

USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures, part of Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) announces The Legends Party, in partnership with the National Football League Alumni Association and USA TODAY. Celebrate the Big Game weekend with legendary players Hines Ward, Matt Ryan, Malcom Jenkins and LeSean McCoy, special guest host Abby Labar, entertainment by DJ Shapeshftr and headlining musical superstar Jason Derulo on Friday, February 9 from 8:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. (PST) at AREA15 in Las Vegas, NV.

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In celebration of the Big Game, the evening begins with a pre-party including red-carpet entry and meet-and-greet opportunities with NFL legends and special guests. All attendees will enjoy premier cocktails, beer, wine and passed hors d’oeuvres. The main event includes a ceremony featuring distinguished pro football legends and the evening will conclude with an exclusive performance by multi-platinum singer Jason Derulo. VIP attendees will have access to a VIP platform and dedicated bar during the musical performance.

"I am excited to join USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures at this year’s Legends Party with my fellow NFL alumni,” said Hines Ward.

“The Legends Party is the only way to kick off the Big Game weekend,” said Jason Derulo. “I am looking forward to celebrating with these athletes, special guests and all of you.”

Additional supporting sponsors include BeatBox Beverages, Captain Morgan, Don Julio Tequila, LaCroix Sparkling Water, St-Rémy French Brandy, Tallio's Coffee & Tea and Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey.

“We are grateful to partner with USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures and for the opportunity to support one of our missions, ‘Caring for Kids’,” said National Football League Alumni Association CEO Brad Edwards. “It’s a great occasion for former players to get together at an exciting time of year and honor in particular, four special legends. The countdown starts now!”

Proceeds from a silent auction held during the event will benefit the National Football League Alumni Association’s charity, Caring for Kids.

“The Legends Party heads to Las Vegas this year,” said Jason Taylor, Gannett Chief Sales Officer and President, USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures. “For the third year running, this event brings out the biggest names in sports and entertainment and this year is no different with Jason Derulo, Hines Ward, Matt Ryan, Malcom Jenkins, LeSean McCoy, Abby Labar and so many more.”

The Legends Party tickets are available for purchase today while supplies last by visiting

USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures leverages sporting events with Legends branded experiences celebrating renowned athletes across the country. To learn more about Legends events, visit


Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a subscription-led and digitally-focused media and marketing solutions company committed to empowering communities to thrive. With an unmatched reach at the national and local level, Gannett touches the lives of millions with our Pulitzer Prize-winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Our current portfolio of media assets includes The USA TODAY NETWORK, which includes USA TODAY, and local media organizations in 43 states in the United States, and Newsquest, a wholly-owned subsidiary operating in the United Kingdom. We also own digital marketing services companies under the brand LocaliQ, which provide a cloud-based platform of products to enable small and medium-sized businesses to accomplish their marketing goals. In addition, our portfolio includes one of the largest media-owned events businesses in the U.S., USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures.


USA TODAY NETWORK, part of Gannett Co, Inc. (NYSE: GCI), is the largest local-to-national media organization in the country, powered by our award-winning newsrooms and marketing solutions business. With deep roots in local communities spanning the U.S. with more than 200 local media brands, plus USA TODAY, we engage more than 120 million people every month through a diverse portfolio of multi-platform content offerings and experiences. For more information, visit


USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures creates impactful consumer engagements and experiences through world-class events, promotions, races and technology. We strive to exceed expectations, create unforgettable memories and drive value for our partners while leveraging our reputable institutions, including USA TODAY and more than 200 local media brands.



Lark-Marie Antón

Chief Communications Officer

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Heather Gidaly

Senior Director, Corporate Communications

(845) 304-3282

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