UK Football Fan Day Set For Saturday, August 8
LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky football Fan Day will be held Saturday, Aug. 8 at 9 a.m. inside Nutter Field House, followed by an open practice at approximately 10:45 a.m. at the Tim Couch Practice Fields at the Nutter Training Center. Admission and parking for the event are free of charge.
Kentucky student-athletes and coaches will sign autographs at the annual event from 9-10:15 a.m. New 2015 posters and schedule cards will also be available for pickup. Please note that UK Athletics is requesting autographed items be limited to one per fan.
At the conclusion of the autograph session, fans are invited to attend an open practice at the Tim Coach Practice Fields at the Nutter Training Center that will last from approximately 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Parking and admission for both portions of the event are free. Parking will be available in the Glenn Nissan Red Lot, Glenn Infiniti of Lexington Green Lot and Glenn Hyundai Blue Lot adjacent to The New CWS and Nutter Field House. Fans may either walk to the open practice or park near the Tim Couch Practice Fields, in the C8 lot behind the right-field fence of Cliff Hagan Stadium, or the three designated Employee lots on Sports Center Drive, north of Cooper.
The event will be part of the opening week of fall camp for the 2015 Kentucky Wildcats, who are scheduled to arrive for camp on Aug. 6 and will participate in UK’s annual media day on Aug. 7. The Wildcats will be preparing for the 2015 season, which opens vs. UL Lafayette at 7 p.m. on Sept. 5 at The New CWS, which will be hosting its first game after a $120 million renovation.
Fans can purchase season tickets, single-game tickets for home and away games, and 2015 mini-packs by visiting ukfootballtix.com.