Cheer on the Illinois State Redbird baseball team when it takes on the Fighting Illini April 12 in Champaign. Before the game, Redbirds can stop by for the fun as the Champaign-Urbana Alumni Network hosts a pregame tailgate, complete with Avanti’s Gondolas. Look for the Redbird flag in the parking lot.

When: Tuesday, April 12
5:30 p.m., tailgate and Gondolas
6 p.m., cheer on the Redbirds
Where: Illinois Field, 1605 South Wright Street, Champaign

Admission to the game and tailgate are free. Those attending the tailgate are asked to bring their own drinks and sides. RSVP by April 8 to Colleen Rice ’11, associate director of Alumni Relations.