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UConn Football Game Day Guide

Nov. 3, 2016

UConn vs. Temple Football
Game Day Rundown
November 4, 2016
Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field

2:00 p.m.
Season Ticket Holder Early Access to Parking Lots/Tailgating

Season Ticket Holder Early Access to Parking Lots/Tailgating Season ticket holders (with a season parking pass) may enter Rentschler Field an hour before lots open to the public.

3:00 p.m.
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.

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.

Fan Appreciation Night Giveaways

The first 500 season ticket holders to visit the marketing tent will get a voucher for free ice cream at the Dairy Bar truck (located adjacent to the marketing tent in Fan Fest) The first 500 fans can also register for some of our pregame giveaways including men’s and women’s basketball tickets, upgraded tickets for football’s Senior Day (11/26 vs. Tulane) and one lucky fan will win a suite for the Huskies final home game vs. Tulane, which includes 20 suite tickets and five VIP parking passes!

4:40 p.m.
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!

5:30 p.m.
Stadium Gates Open

Get in early to catch pregame warmups!

UConn Club 50/50 Raffle

Take part in this year’s UConn Club 50/50 Raffle to support scholarships for our student-athletes. UConn Club representatives will be selling $10 raffle tickets at every gate through halftime. Show your pride in the 650+ student-athletes who proudly wear the Husky uniform - and you could go home a winner!

Fan Appreciation Giveaways

Get in and get to your seats! All fans who have scanned in for the game will be automatically entered to win several prizes throughout the game! Listen for your name to be called and take home a special prize!

Bag Policy

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6:30 p.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 to your seats!

6:40 p.m.

Pregame Show Begins

Don’t miss the pregame show featuring the UConn Marching Band, UConn cheerleaders and dance team, and this season, Big Red!

7:00 p.m.



3.0 GPA Student-Athlete Recognition

Join us in recognizing over 350 UConn student-athletes who have attained a 3.0 or better GPA over the last year! With each UConn team represented, Friday night’s ceremony is a special opportunity to recognize the many student-athletes who have shown their ongoing commitment to academic excellence.


Alma Mater

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

UCMB Postgame Show

Stick around for the marching band’s encore performance facing the home sideline.