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RSVP's are due Friday, August 20 by completing the online form, or contacting Haley Cook, firstname.lastname@example.org, 515-294-0705. Please include the number of guests attending and specific dietary requirements.
CALS Kids Corner:
Enjoy fun for all ages in the CALS Kids Corner. Offerings include hands-on activities from CALS student organizations, a CALS Cyclone photo booth, balloon animals, door prizes and more!
Food and Beverage:
Ames' favorite Hickory Park BBQ will be served from 3 to 6 p.m. A freewill donation (suggested $5 per person) will be accepted at the door. Special accommodations for meals will be made with advance notice. Please specify dietary needs when filling out the online form.
Football tickets may be purchased through ISU Athletics by calling the ticket office at 888-478-2925 or visiting ISU Athletics website. Single game tickets will be available for purchase Thursday, August 18.
The BBQ takes place in the Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center's Marvin J. Walter and Alpha Gamma Rho Arena. The Hansen Center is a multipurpose arena and learning center located on south side of campus on Mortensen Road. The facility opened for classes during the Spring 2014 semester.
Complimentary parking is available onsite, and is located on the east and west sides of the building. Entrances to parking lots are accessible from Mortensen Road.
Attendees wishing to park in public parking surrounding the stadium, may park in the following lots:
Directions to the Hansen Center:
Address: 2516 Mortensen Road, Ames, IA 50011
Directions from the East:
Directions from the West:
Local Shuttle/Walking Directions to the Stadium:
A shuttle will be available from 3:30 to 6 p.m. from the Hansen Center to Jack Trice Stadium for the game. Kick-off is 7 p.m.
PLEASE NOTE: One shuttle will be available to return attendees to the Hansen Center from the stadium. Due to post-game traffic, the shuttle will depart ONE HOUR after the completion of the football game, in front of Reiman Gardens on the south side of the stadium.
A list of hotels available in Ames and surrounding communities is available through the Ames Convention and Visitors Bureau. To find general availability of guest rooms for the weekend of September 3, please call the Bureau directly at 515.232.4032
We look forward to seeing you September 3!
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