2018 Pregame Events

Prowl with the Panthers at this year’s Pregame Events!

A full buffet and either a cash or hosted bar (varies by location) is included in the price for each event listed below. Also enjoy special appearances by the Pitt cheerleaders, dance team, and Roc, plus musical entertainment.

Payment and registration are required to guarantee a spot! Don’t miss out on the official Pitt pregame events. Walk-ins cannot be guaranteed admission.

The Pitt Alumni Association is proud to offer alumni and fan events in support of Pitt Athletics.

2018 Pitt Football Pregame Events

@ University of Central Florida, Saturday, Sept. 29

Pregame Event - 2.5 hours prior to kickoff | Kickoff -  To be announced.

 

 RSVP

Cost: $30/person if pre-registering online | Children ten and under are free.
The deadline to register for this event is Monday, September 24.

Please note that walk ups cannot be guaranteed at the time of the event.

 

STADIUM:

Spectrum Stadium

STDIUM

PREGAME LOCATION:

Fairwinds Alumni Center/Front Lawn (Memory Mall)
12676 Gemini Boulevard | North Orlando, FL 32816

MENU:

Kick off before 1 p.m.:
Pastries, Muffins, Danish
Fresh Seasonal Tropical Fruit
Ham and Cheese Pinwheels inside a Flakey Pastry
Applewood Smoked Bacon
Home Fry Potatoes
Scrambled Eggs with Cheese, Bacon Crumbles, Peppers or Mushroom toppings
Chicken on a Stick
Assorted Cookies
Coffee, Tea, Orange Juice, Iced tea, Soda, Bottle Water
Cash bar; mimosas, bloody marys and beer will be available.
 
Kick off at 1 p.m. or later:
Steak Burgers
Honey Pulled Pork Sandwiches
Chicken on a Stick with Specialty Honey Citrus BBQ Sauce
Veggie Stir Fry Sliders
Southern Coleslaw
Mediterranean Penne Pasta Salad
Cowboy Chocolate Bread Pudding with Vanilla Cream
Soda, Bottle Water
Cash bar; wine and beer will be available.

For game tickets click here.

Homecoming 2018 at Heinz Field vs. Syracuse, Saturday, Oct. 6

Pregame Event - 2.5 hours prior to kickoff | Kickoff -  To be announced.

 

Meet representatives from Pitt schools, colleges, and regional campuses, including the Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences, the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, Pitt Business, Pitt Law, the School of Computing and Information, the School of Education, the School of Nursing, the School of Pharmacy, the School of Social Work, the Swanson School of Engineering, and the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown.

 

RSVP

Cost: $35/person if pre-registering online | Children ten and under are free.
The deadline to register for this event is Monday, October 1.

Please note that walk ups cannot be guaranteed at the time of the event.

 

STADIUM:

Heinz Field

DIRECTIONS

PARKING (1)

STDIUM

PREGAME LOCATION:

Heinz Field, Great Lawn 
(white tent next to Jerome Bettis’ Grille 36 and 
adjacent to the North Shore Riverfront Park)
100 Art Rooney Avenue | Pittsburgh, PA  15212

Follow this link for Heinz Field's Clear Bag Policy.

MENU:

If kickoff is before 1 p.m.:
Assorted Mini Breakfast Danish
Bacon
Stuffed French Toast Casserole
Assorted Breakfast Sandwiches
Biscuits & Red Eye Gravy
Fresh Seasonal Fruit Salad
Loaded Potato Wedges with Cheddar Cheese (Bacon & Scallions on the side)
Pulled Buffalo Chicken Sliders (Bleu Cheese Sauce on the side)
Blue & Gold Sugar Cookies
Water, tea, and soda.
Coffee and orange juice (if the event is before noon)
Hosted beer and wine
Pitt Panthers Signature Cocktail

If kickoff is at 1 p.m. or later:
Menu to be determined.

For game tickets click here.

@ Notre Dame, Saturday, Oct. 13

Pregame Event - Noon - 2:30 p.m. CST. | Kickoff -  2:30 p.m. CST

 

 RSVP

Cost: $40/person if pre-registering online | Children ten and under are free.
The deadline to register for this event is Monday, September 24.

Please note that walk ups cannot be guaranteed at the time of the event.

 

STADIUM:

Notre Dame Stadium

STDIUM

PREGAME LOCATION:

Joyce Center (North Dome), Athletics Convocation Center
Next to Notre Dame Stadium, Follow signs once inside
113 Joyce Center | Notre Dame, IN 46556

 

MENU:

Fresh Fruit Salad
Macaroni and Cheese
Petite Pot Roast Station
Primanti Sammich
BBQ Pork
Classic French Fries & Seasoned Fries

Tailgate Chili Station
Baked Beans
Chef's Special Big Green Egg Grill Bites
Fresh Roasted & Smoked Nuts 

Comfort Food Station
Local Smoked all Beef Hot Dog
Local all Natural Beef Burgers
Local Brats with Peppers and Onions 

Desserts
Peanut Butter Tasty Cakes (homemade)
Whoopie Pies (chocolate, vanilla, red velvet)
Apple “Krum Kuchen” 

Iced Tea and Lemonade
Cash bar; beer and wine will be available. 

 

@ Wake Forest, Saturday, November 17

Pregame Event - 2.5 hours prior to kickoff | Kickoff -  To be announced.

 

 RSVP

Cost: $30/person if pre-registering online | Children ten and under are free.
The deadline to register for this event is Monday, November 12.

Please note that walk ups cannot be guaranteed at the time of the event.

 

STADIUM:

 

BB&T Football Stadium

STADIUM

PREGAME LOCATION:

Between David F. Couch Ballpark and BB&T Football Stadium
The grass area between 401 and 499 Deacon Boulevard
Winston-Salem, NC 27105

MENU:

If kickoff is before 1 p.m.:
Belgian Waffles
Vegetable Frittata
Applewood Smoked Bacon
Hashbrowns
Seasonal Berry Display
Assorted Danish Display
Fried Chicken
Coffee, tea, and assorted juices.
Cash bar; beer, wine, and mimosas.

If kickoff is at 1 p.m. or later:
Fried Chicken
Slow Cooked Beef Tips
Baked Potato Bar with side toppings
Vegetable Pasta Salad
Corn on the Cob
Assorted Pies
Water, tea, and soda.
Cash bar; beer and wine.

 

For game tickets click here.