Above is a playlist of videos WWE released to its YouTube channel of the press conference that took place earlier today (Dec. 10, 2013) at the Santa Clara Convention Center to announce that WrestleMania 31 will take place at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California, on Sun., March 15, 2015.
It was also announced that WrestleMania Week activities including Axxess, the 2015 Hall of Fame Ceremony and Monday Night Raw will be held in nearby San Jose.
"Silicon Valley was founded by inspirational people that were visionaries, people that weren't afraid to push boundaries. Let me tell you, we have people that are visionaries and legendary, in fact," Santa Clara Mayor Jamie Matthews said of WWE. "I'm very excited that Silicon Valley and Santa Clara will host WWE's premier event, WrestleMania 31, on March 29, 2015, across the street at Levi's Stadium."
Here's the order of speakers in the playlist above in case you would like to skip ahead:
- WWE Chairman of the Board Vince McMahon
- Santa Clara Mayor Jamie Matthews
- San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York
- Alberto Del Rio
- San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis
- WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon
- World Heavyweight Champion John Cena