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Fresno State Alumni

Official Alumni Homecoming Tailgate FAQ

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A great BBQ meal from Maw n’ Paw’s BBQ: Tri Tip, Brisket, Grilled Chicken, BBQ Beans, Rice Pilaf, Potato Salad and non-alcoholic beverages.

A spirited atmosphere with great music, yard games, a bounce house and face painters for the young fans in the crowd, shopping at the Bulldog pop-up shop by Kennel Marketplace, special meet and greet opportunities with Fresno State’s Live Mascot, Victor E. Bulldog, III, photo opportunities and more.

Cold beer by Tap Truck and hot donuts from the Rolling Donut available for purchase. 

Margie Wright Diamond Outfield

Major cross streets: Cedar Ave and Barstow 

5352-5378 N Cedar Ave, Fresno, CA 93710

Yes, we will have available seating and restrooms.

General game day parking is $20. General parking is available in Green Lots.  

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No, but we will be checking ID and anyone over 21 will need a wristband.

No outside alcohol is allowed on-site. We will have the Tap Truck on-site with a variety of beer and cider available for purchase. Water will also be available on-site. No coolers, backpacks, or other drink containers allowed. 

Please visit the check-in station after the ID check when you arrive at the tailgate. You will be given your meal tickets at check in. 

You will receive a meal ticket that will allow you a trip to the catering tent. Meals will include each of the main entrees (you can pick if you want one, two or all three) and a portion of each side of your choice. Non-alcoholic beverages include bottled water, Pepsi and Diet Pepsi.  beverages.

You will receive your meal ticket at registration. We are not responsible for lost or stolen meal tickets. 

There will be limited on-site ticket sales. Sales will be on a first come, first served basis. We highly encourage you to pre-purchase the tickets to the tailgate. Click here to purchase tickets now. 

No, the tailgate will have everything you need to cheer on the ‘Dogs. If you chose to not purchase a ticket and would still like to participate in the fun and purchase beverages from the Tap Truck you are more than welcome. No outside food and drink allowed.

Yes, you may come in and out of the tailgate. But food voucher only permits one time use

Yes! However, you will not be able to receive any meals at the tailgate. In order to receive a meal, tickets may be available for purchase at the check-in stations depending on availability.

Seating is located in section 34.

Valley Children's Stadium Seating Map

We will make sure to keep your party together. 

Kick-off is at 7:45 p.m.

Only Clear Bags will be allowed inside Valley Children's Stadium

  • Bags must be clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and must not exceed 12” x 6” x 12.”
  • Small clutch bags, 4.5” x 6.5” x 2” can be taken into the stadium in addition to one of the approved clear bags described above.
  • An exception will be made for any necessary medical items and diaper bags, but all such items are subject to inspection prior to entry into Valley Children's Stadium.