Get in Flash Spirit With Dining Services | Kent State University

Get in Flash Spirit With Dining Services

Kent State University’s Dining Services celebrates basketball season with high-spirited dining events to get fellow Golden Flashes ready for game night. The events, Weeknight Tailgates and Pregame, will be split into two different locations during the week and will feature a variety of entertainment. The details for each prep night follows:

Weeknight Tailgate (Kent Market 2 from 5-7 p.m.)

  • Feb. 9 -  Kent State Men’s Basketball v. Northern Illinois University
  • Feb. 16 - Kent State Men’s Basketball v. Michigan University
  • March 1 - Kent State Men’s Basketball v. Bowling Green University
  • March 2 - Kent State Women’s Basketball v. Miami University


Pregame (Quaker Steak & Lube/Rathskeller from 3-5 p.m.)

  • Feb. 19 - Kent State Men’s Basketball v. University of Akron
  • Feb. 20 - Kent State Women’s Basketball v. Bowling Green University

Weeknight Tailgate Specials will feature your favorite tailgate menu items and blue and gold decor. There will be face painting and entertainment from your very own Golden Flashes cheerleaders to get you ready to cheer for the big game. Pregame events will feature discount wings, specialty drinks, Kent State’s Pep Rally team as well as Flash the mascot. Pregame events are open to students, faculty, staff and community members.