MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - When the Dolphins kick off the new season, they’ll do it in a Hard Rock Stadium that looks different both inside and out.
Two seasons ago, the stadium got new seats, and last season a canopy was added to keep fans shaded and cool.
This year, 37,000 new trees and shrubs line a completely redesigned parking lot, the suites are brand new and there are six new food options to choose from.
“Miami’s really a curator of culture, I think, for the rest of the country in a lot of ways: music, art, food, sports, and we wanted the Hard Rock Stadium to be a reflection of that,” said Tom Garfinkel, Miami Dolphins CEO.
Feeling soulful? Fill up your plate at Jackson Soul Food.
“I mean, this is the best of the best. Jackson’s – we’ve been around for almost 40-some years, now,” said Germanie Samuels from Jackson Soul Food.
Celebrity chef David Chang debuts Fuku, serving spicy chicken sandwiches and fries.
“They’re coated with a jalapeño seasoning, so everything’s just a tiny bit spicy. Not too spicy but just a little bit,” said Chang.
It’s always breakfast time at Fort Lauderdale’s O-B House, and now you can have their famous pancakes while watching the fins.
“We have a lot of people who love to eat breakfast for lunch, and we think our cakes are great in the evening,” said Rodney Ely from O-B House.
Or grab a steak from Los Ranchos, a taco from Coyo Taco or some barbecue at Shorty’s.
“I think it’s one of the best experiences I can have going to a live event,” said a fan.
The Dolphins kick off at home against the Buccaneers on Sept. 10.
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