The 2017 NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl, where New Mexico State takes on Utah State, is Friday, December 29th at Arizona Stadium.
DESERT DIAMOND CASINO TAILGATE FESTIVAL
The 2017 Desert Diamond Casino Tailgate Festival is ready once again to host Tucson’s party of the year! Come enjoy great local food and beer, an interactive Kids Zone, and live music on the main stage featuring Neon Trees! Back again by popular demand is the Nacho Average Tailgate – Tucson’s Nacho Festival! For an additional $15 you can sample Tucson’s best nachos from 40 local restaurants while sipping on ice cold beer provided by Hensley Beverage Company.
Admission to the 2017 Desert Diamond Casino Tailgate Festival is FREE with your game ticket and the gates open at 11am. For more info, visit NovaArizonaBowl.com.
UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA DOWNTOWN BLOCK PARTY
The 2017 University of Arizona Downtown Block Party will take place on Thursday, December 28th from 3-8pm near Armory Park, across from the Children’s Museum. Come enjoy carnival rides, a beer garden, great local vendor, and human foosball! Below is the schedule of events for the evening:
- 3pm – University of Arizona Downtown Block Party begins
- 5pm – Battle of the Bands between the USU & NMSU Marching Bands
- 6pm – World’s longest Sonoran hot dug unveiled – presented by El Charro
- 7pm – 80’s & Gentlemen
After the game ends on December 29, head back downtown to celebrate a great game at the official after party!
- 8pm – A Flock of Seagulls takes the stage for a LIVE concert
For more info, visit NovaArizonaBowl.com.