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Show Orange Love with Duke Tailgate
This Valentine’s Day, show your love for the Orange by attending the Duke Rivalry Tailgate! Join alumni, fans and friends for the tailgate on Saturday, Feb. 14, from 3-5:30 p.m. in Goldstein Auditorium, before the men’s basketball game against the Duke Blue Devils at 6 p.m. in the Carrier Dome.
The Duke Rivalry Tailgate includes: unlimited tailgate fare; complimentary drink ticket; giveaways, including an exclusive “Original Orange” T-shirt; and special guest appearances by former SU athletes, including:
- Rafael Addison ’99
- Ryan Blackwell ‘00
- Roosevelt Bouie ’80
- Eric Devendorf ’09
- Dennis DuVal ’97
- Craig Forth ’05
- Floyd Little ’67
- Dale Shackleford ’79
- Preston Shumpert ’02
The tailgate costs $30 for those 13 and older and $15 for kids ages 6-12. There is no charge for kids 5 and younger.
On-campus parking is available at Manley Field House, Skytop lots, and the Booth and University Avenue garages. Check back for information on shuttle service. Disabled parking is available at Skytop, with shuttle pick-up behind the Skytop Office Building. Shuttles to the tailgate will begin running at 2 p.m. and will pick up at both Skytop and Manley. For more details about the event, visit http://originalorange.syr.edu/fan-zone/duke-tailgate/.
To register online for the Duke Rivalry Tailgate, visit here.