BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – WKU’s annual Football Fan Fest returns to E.A. Diddle Arena on
Saturday, August 12, as first-year head coach Mike Sanford and his team welcome
Hilltopper Nation from 2 to 4 p.m., for the annual kickoff event.
Highlighted by an autographs and interactive stations with the entire 2017
Hilltopper football squad, it will be a carnival atmosphere inside Diddle Arena with
inflatables, face painting, balloon artists and more.
Fans can also get their first look at WKU’s brand new uniforms in partnership with
new apparel provider Nike.
The first 500 fans in the door can also take advantage of free ice cream provided by
Chaney’s Dairy Barn as well as free popcorn. Landshark Shredding will also be on
hand to help Hilltopper fans, “Shred for Red”, where you can bring an opposing
team’s piece of apparel to shred and receive a free ticket to a home football game
of your choosing.
Fans can park in both parking garages around Diddle Arena and enter through the US
Bank entrance, near the WKU Ticket Office.
Travis Hudson and his three-time reigning C-USA champion volleyball team will also
be on-hand from 2 to 3 p.m. to sign autograph. In the practice gyms, the volleyball
team will also host their intersquad scrimmage from 3 to 4 p.m.
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