Family Fun Days Set for Last Two Tulane Home Games



Nov. 7, 2000

NEW ORLEANS -- Tulane Athletics will offer "Family Fun Day" ticket discount specials for the last two home football games of the 2000 season, vs. Navy this Saturday, Nov. 11 and versus Memphis on Nov. 18. Kickoff at the Superdome for both games is at 5 p.m. Central Time.

As a special offer, families can purchase four tickets - 2 adult and 2 youth (2-18) for just $40 per game. In addition to the exciting college football action as Tulane (4-5, 2-4) tries to close out its third winning season in four years, fans of any age can pick up a couple of great giveaways at the door.

The Tulane vs. Navy game Nov. 11 is "Greenie Baby Day", sponsored by Sprint PCS. The first 5,000 fans will receive Tulane "Riptide" Beanie Babies. Saturday, Nov. 18 is "Tulane Football Trading Card Night", presented by State Farm Insurance. The first 5,000 fans will receive official Tulane football trading cards.

Fans can get the fun started at the Tulane Tailgate at 2:30 p.m. on the top level of the Southwest Garage. Special kids areas with game and face painting, food and beverage, the Tulane cheerleaders and mascots are on hand while the Lenny McDaniel's band provides live music.

In addition to the Family Fun Day, this Saturday for its game with Navy, Tulane will offer a discount to all active or retired military personnel in honor of Veteran's Day. Discounted tickets will be available through the Tulane Ticket Office with a military ID or on game day at the Superdome.

For more information about these upcoming promotions and to purchase tickets, call the Tulane Ticket Office at 504-861-WAVE.