Athletics News
Reggie's Throwing A Homecoming Tailgate Party For Students

October 4, 2012

NORMAL, Ill. - Are you looking for something to do before Saturday’s Homecoming football game against Southern Illinois at 1 Hancock Stadium? Well Reggie Redbird is throwing a free tailgate party for current Illinois State students before the game from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., located at the east side of Turner Hall, directly South of Hancock Stadium.

At Reggie’s tailgate, students will have the opportunity to enjoy numerous activities including, face painting by the Zoo Lady, a free photo booth, live music and raffle tickets for a chance to win prizes. Raffle prizes include two sets of Beats by Dre headphones, an Alumni Association folding chair, $100, $50 and $25 gift cards to Prime Time Pizza, along with other assorted gift cards from DP Dough, Emack and Bolio’s, McAlister’s, Qdoba, Meijer and Flingers. Free food will be provided by Avanti’s.

All students will be admitted for free with a valid student ID. This is an alcohol-free event courtesy of Illinois State Athletics in conjunction with, Illinois State’s Health, Promotion and Wellness department, ARH, SGA, Campus Recreation and the Division of the Student Affairs.

Student tickets are available for this weekend’s Homecoming game against Southern Illinois. To purchase tickets online, visit, by phone at (309) 438-8000 or stop by the Illinois State Athletics Tickets Office located at the North entrance of Redbird Arena. Red Alert members are urged to pick up their tickets before the day of the game. Your online source for Illinois State Athletics tickets, Weisbecker Scholarship Fund gifts, multimedia, Redbird merchandise, photos and more.