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NFL Pro Bowl Returns to Hawaii in 2011 and 2012
The National Football League’s (NFL) best will return to Honolulu for the Pro Bowl on January 30, 2011 after a year away and again in 2012. The all-star game will be played the Sunday prior to Super Bowl XLV. The game will be televised live on FOX with kickoff at 2 p.m. HST at Aloha Stadium. Prior to its departure in 2010, the Pro Bowl had been a part of Oahu’s community for more than 30 years. In 2009, the Pro Bowl accounted for $28.6 million in visitor spending and attracted 18,000 visitors to Hawaii for the game. Now’s the time to start planning that return vacation for the game. For more information, visit www.nfl.com/probowl.