April 19, 2011
CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
Super Bowl Super Grow XLV Final Tree
Planting is April 21
Planting Ceremony Represents “Passing of Torch” to Next
Super Bowl City
Who: City of Arlington, National Football League and
What: Super Bowl Super Grow XLV Tree Planting Ceremony
When: 1 p.m. Thursday, April 21, 2011
Where: Dr. Robert Cluck Linear Park, adjacent to Cowboys
Stadium in Arlington
Why: To plant the final tree and pass the torch to the
next Super Bowl city.
About the Program
More than 600 trees were planted last year in Arlington
as part of the NFL Environmental Program for Super Bowl XLV.
Thursday’s program represents the "passing of the torch"
from Arlington to Indianapolis, IN. This planting will be
the last one for Super Bowl XLV and will coincide with the
first tree planting in Indianapolis for Super Bowl XLVI. The
tree to be planted in Indianapolis on April 21 is provided
by the City of Arlington as a gift to the people of
Super Bowl Super Grow XLV is a partnership between the
City of Arlington, the National Football League’s
Environmental Program, the North Texas Super Bowl XLV Host
Committee, the Texas Forest Service and the Texas Trees
Foundation. Super Grow is part of a NFL tradition of
organizing local activities to help offset the environmental
impacts of the Super Bowl.
For more information about this event, call Parks
Marketing Manager Kelly Drawdy at 817-459-6931 or email