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UConn-UCF Game Day Guide

Oct. 21, 2016

UConn Football Game Day Guide
UConn vs. UCF
Noon Kickoff

7:00 a.m.

Season Ticket Holder Early Access to Parking Lots/Tailgating

Season ticket holders (with a season parking pass) may enter the stadium an hour before lots open to the public.

8:00 a.m.

Fan Fest Opens!

Take a stroll over to Fan Fest, located between the Blue and Grey parking lots, adjacent to the Husky Walk route. Featuring the UConn Dairy Bar Truck, a DJ, contests, t-shirt giveaways and more, Fan Fest is the best place to spend time with friends and family before heading into the stadium.

Parking Lots/Tailgating Open to Public

Parking lots are now open to the public. Get in early and get the grill going! Don’t forget to use #UConnTailgate and #UConnNation all season long when posting pictures of your game day setup.

9:40 a.m.

Greet the Huskies at Husky Walk

Say hello to the band, cheerleaders and Jonathan as you make your way over to Husky Walk to meet the players and coaches as they enter the stadium. The team buses will be arriving in just a few minutes – get there early to save your spot and high-five the team before they take the field!

10:30 a.m.

Stadium Gates Open

Get in early to catch pregame warmups! Saturday is our annual Homecoming game! Along with thousands of returning Husky alums, you'll see and hear alumni members of our Spirt, Pride and Tradition teams as well alumni from the UConn Marching Band!

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11:30 a.m.

30 Minutes to Kickoff (Fan Fest Closes)

Pay attention Husky fans - a familiar siren in the lots means it’s time to pack up and get inside!

11:40 a.m.

Pregame Show Begins Don’t miss an all-new pregame show featuring the UConn Marching Band, UConn Cheer & Dance, and this season, BIG RED!

12:00 p.m.



Now on the field, your 2016 Homecoming Court! Immediately after our band show, join us in welcoming our Homecoming court including this year's Homecoming King and Queen! We'll also be recognizing this year's overall winners in the areas of Greek Organizations, Fee Funded/Cultural Centers, and Non-Fee Funded Organizations.


Alma Mater

Immediately after the final whistle, join our players, coaches, band, cheer/dance and students in singing our Alma Mater before the team heads to the locker room.