Bearcats on The Grid

Bearcats on the Grid

Before each home football game, be sure to visit the UC Alumni Association's tent on The Grid (spots 71 & 72) to find out what’s happening on campus and grab some Bearcat swag (while supplies last)! The tent opens three hours before kickoff. 

Sept. 10 vs. Kennesaw State
Kickoff: 3:30 p.m.
Cincinnati Spirit Day. Enter to win the Ultimate Homecoming Kickoff Party Experience (see details below).

Sept. 24 vs. Indiana
Kickoff: TBD
Enter to win the Ultimate Homecoming Kickoff Party Experience (see details below).

Oct. 8 vs. South Florida 
Kickoff: TBD

Nov. 5 vs. Navy
Kickoff: TBD
Loyal Bearcat Society Thank You Day

Nov. 11 vs. East Carolina
Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.
Military Appreciation Night

Nov. 26 vs. Tulane
Kickoff: TBD
Senior 100 Day

Ultimate Homecoming Kickoff Party Experience

To be entered to win the Ultimate Experience at this year’s Homecoming Kickoff Party on Friday, Oct. 7, each winner and 4 guests will enjoy a reserved area at the party, express entry, a guaranteed swag bag with preferred t-shirt sizes and dedicated concierge service.

Don’t miss this family-friendly celebration with food, drink and Bearcat swag. Music, food and brews from local vendors.

Register for the Homecoming Kickoff Party

Drawing Rules
Each person can enter the Ultimate Kickoff Party Experience drawing up to three times. This includes registering for the Kickoff Party by Friday, Sept. 9, and visiting the UC Alumni Association at Grid Spots 71 & 72 before the first two home games on Sept. 10 and Sept. 24. Winners will be selected on Monday, Sept. 26. Please note, the reserved area will be shared between two groups.

Approximately two and a half hours before kickoff of each home game, the Bearcats team buses arrive and the band leads the team right through the heart of The Grid.

New for 2022 – Clear Bag Policy

Learn more about Tailgating

Day One Ready Campaign

Looking for game tickets or additional UC Athletics info? Visit the official UC Athletics site.

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Maggie Ibrahim-Taney

Program Director of Alumni & Donor Experience, Special Interest & Athletics Engagement