The Peoria Area Alumni Network invites you to help kick off the 2014 Illinois State football season with a tailgate September 6.

Don’t miss this chance to return to campus and help cheer on the Redbirds as they open the 2014 season with the first of seven home games.

The Peoria Area Alumni Network board will provide burgers and hot dogs. Feel free to bring sides to share and drinks for the members of your party. If you plan on bringing alcohol, please review the official tailgating rules.(Note: Glass bottles are not allowed.)

Where: Tailgate Lot F62, Space 116
When: 4–6 p.m. September 6
Cost: Free. Game tickets are available through the ticket office for an additional cost.

Tailgate Lot F62 is not a public lot. You will need to purchase a parking pass for one of the public lots and walk over to Tailgate Lot F62. If you wish to attend the game, you can purchase tickets separately at or call (309) 438-8000.

While the tailgate is free to attend, in order to help us prepare for the correct number of attendees, please register online or contact Alumni Relations at (309) 438-3204 or (800) 366-4478.