SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — The official start of the NFL season is Thursday, when the Pittsburgh Steelers will take on the New England Patriots.
And to celebrate, the NFL is holding a block party at Justin Herman Plaza in San Francisco starting Wednesday.
KRON4’s Mark Carpenter took in the festivities along the Embarcadero at the Kickoff to 50 celebration.
The San Francisco 49ers will debut against the Minnesota Vikings Monday night at 7:20 p.m. at Levi’s Stadium.
The Oakland Raiders will take on the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday at 1:25 p.m. at O.co Coliseum.
Super Bowl 50 will take place at Levi’s Stadium on Feb. 7, 2016.