Fan Fest Set For Aug. 12
Third Annual Event Gives Fans Chance To Meet Rice Football, Soccer & Volleyball Teams
Rice Athletics will kick off an exciting fall season of football, soccer and volleyball on Saturday, August 12 when the Owls host their third annual Fall Fan Fest at Rice Stadium from 10:30 am -- 12:30 pm.
There is no admission charge for the annual fan gathering. The mid-morning event, new for this year, will feature the chance to win season tickets to each fall sport in the Kick for Tix Contest as well as music, games and autographs with the members of the Rice Football, Soccer and Volleyball teams.
Fans will enter through Gates 3 and 4 of Rice Stadium beginning at 10:30 am and will be welcomed on to the field to enjoy sports activities with the Rice Owls student-athletes.
Fans will have the chance to win free season tickets to football, soccer and volleyball with the Owls Kick for Tix Contest. Two lucky fans with the longest field goal kick or longest soccer goal scored will win two season tickets to the fall sport of their choice.
Melange Events will serve up delicious food and beverage offerings on the East Concourse alongside stations featuring face painting, inflatables and carnival games. In addition, fans will have the opportunity to visit the Rice Athletics' team store partner, Follett, which will offer an expanded selection of official team merchandise that will include new brand refresh items Rice Owls apparel and gifts.
Beginning at 10 am, fans are encouraged to park in West Lot 4 closest to Gate 4 of Rice Stadium.