BE PART OF THE 2016 HOMECOMING ACTION! | Division of Institutional Advancement | Kent State University


Join us for an all-alumni tailgate and the Battle of the Wagon Wheel as your
Kent State Golden Flashes take on the Akron Zips!
  • Enjoy great food, a great rivalry game, and great comradery!
  • Tailgate right beside the player entrance and help the Kent State cheerleaders and band cheer on our Golden Flashes as they enter Dix Stadium!
  • Revisit, re-connect and remember all your great memories of Kent State, as you make new ones!

Saturday, October 1, 2016
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. | Tailgate
3:30 p.m. | Kickoff
Tent Outside West Gate Entrance
Kent State University’s Dix Stadium

Tickets are $20 per person which includes a pre-game buffet and general admission ticket to the football game (a $30 value). 

Tailgate only tickets are $15 each.

Reservations must be made by September 29, 2016. Space is limited.

Visit our website for tickets; they cannot be purchased at the door.

Register Now!

Questions? Call (330) 672-2899 or email

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