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ARMY – GSU tailgate and Football game information

IMPORTANT
Army Tailgate Information Brochure +

Tailgate starts at 1430 on Saturday, Oct 19 2019.

Directions to the GSU Parking Lots:

Parking Info (lots open at 7:30 a.m. for pass holders)

Fans who purchased a parking pass in advance can enter the lots as early as 7:30 a.m.

Blue Lot

FROM THE AIRPORT AND THE SOUTH: Take exit #246-Fulton Street.

FROM THE NORTH: Take Exit # 246 – Fulton Street.

FROM THE EAST: Take Exit #58-B-Hill Street. Turn left onto Hill Street. Turn right onto Glenwood. Glenwood becomes Fulton Street.

FROM THE WEST: Take Exit #56-B-Windsor St./Spring Street. Turn right onto Windsor Street. Turn left onto Fulton Street.

Tailgate located in the southwest corner of the Blue Lot.


Special Instructions


General Information:
Bring a poncho and cold weather gear (umbrellas not allowed in stadium).
Tailgate will be located in the southwest corner of the Blue Lot and will be from 2:30 to 6:45 pm; stadium opens at 5:30; kickoff at 7:00 pm.
The tailgate pep rally will be approximately 5-6 pm led by the Superintendent and sponsors. The West Point Band, Rabble Rousers, and Falcons’ Cheerleaders will also provide entertainment.
There will be plenty of tables and chairs.


Please PRINT your 1) Tailgate Ticket, 2) Parking Pass if applicable, 3) Game Ticket. We cannot help after Friday, 4pm with any inquiries as GSU will be closed.


Specific Instructions:
Bring your tailgate tickets (receipt from purchase or special ticket issued by Jan Heath). If your party is coming in multiple groups, please provide them with copies of your receipt to facilitate entry. You will turn in your tailgate passes upon entry.


Bring your parking pass (either printed copy or on mobile device); it is “general” parking–not numbered. Parking passes were sent via email from Georgia State University. Please allow enough time to enter Blue Lot and park.


The Blue Parking Lot is sold out so please call the GSU Ticket Office at 404-413-4173 or 404-413-4020 to purchase a parking pass in the Orange Lot.


Bring your ID; wrist bands will issued according to age.


You will be given a meal ticket when you enter tailgate: choice of Fox Bros BBQ or Chick-fil-A meal. Beer, lemonade, sweet and unsweet tea, and water provided. This is for the 1st serving round to ensure everyone gets something to eat. There will be plenty of food, so do not despair!


Games area for children and adults: face painting, balloon artist, corn holes, chin-up competition, and football toss.


There will be drawings for two corn hole sets and Falcons’ Tickets in the Owner’s suite. Donations will be accepted. BRING CASH!

Winners must be present to claim their prize(s).


There will be shuttle service from the tailgate to the Stadium FOR ELDERLY, CHILDREN and physically impaired. There will be no return service to the parking lot after the game will be provided (please make arrangements for pickup).


There will be no refunds due to inclement weather.


We MAY allow ticket purchases on Game Day depending on capacity. We cannot have more than 2,000 people. Right now, we have 2,000 coming via confirmed ticket sales. Professional security staff will be present to handle/detain any free loaders.

Stadium Rules:

  1. “Clear Bag Policy”
  2. No reentry into Stadium
  3. No umbrellas–only rain gear and ponchos.
  4. No strollers

Go Army – BEAT GSU

Directions to the GSU Parking Lots

Parking Info (lots open at 7:30 a.m. for pass holders)
Parking Map

Fans who purchased a parking pass in advance can enter the lots as early as 7:30 a.m.

Blue Lot


FROM THE AIRPORT AND THE SOUTH:  Take exit #246-Fulton Street.

FROM THE NORTH:  Take Exit # 246 – Fulton Street.

FROM THE EAST:  Take Exit #58-B-Hill Street. Turn left onto Hill Street.  Turn right onto Glenwood.  Glenwood becomes Fulton Street.

FROM THE WEST:  Take Exit #56-B-Windsor St./Spring Street.  Turn right onto Windsor Street.  Turn left onto Fulton Street.

Tailgate located in the southwest corner of the Blue Lot.

Save the Date – Army Football comes to Atlanta – OCT 19 2019

SEE OUR EVENT (click here)

Army Football is visiting Atlanta.

UPDATE: As of Friday, Oct 4- No more tailgate tickets and parking passes available.

Tailgate price is now
$75 for adults/$35 per kids ages 5-12.

We have received enormous response for the tailgate to to the point of max capacity allowed by the host team for our original reservation/permit.

Currently, we are trying to not turn anyone away but we are going to have increase the ticket prices substantially to cover additional expenses to get as many Army Fans possible to join the festivities.

Designated Hotel with Group Rate info also below.

Tailgate:
When:
Saturday, 19 October 2019
Tailgate time To Be Determined two weeks prior to Game Day.

Where: 
Georgia State Stadium (formerly Turner Field)
Blue Parking Lot

Tailgate Pricing:

$75 for adults | $35 for kids ages 5-12

Link to RSVP Tailgate:
Click Here

Please consider Reserving tickets early to help us gauge attendance. We will have food and beer at the tailgate along with tents.

Tailgate ticket prices will increase after July 20th.
Print out your email confirmation for tailgate entry.
Sorry, no refunds.

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Football Game Tickets
Link to purchase Football Game Tickets:
Click Here

(use code: “ArmyAlumni” for discounted tickets)

Ticket Pricing (w/ “ArmyAlumni” Code) is $5 off regular pricing if seated in Section 104.


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Game + Tailgate Parking

$15 if purchased in advance from WPSA

$20 on game day cash only 

Link to Purchase Parking Pass: Click Here

* Passes will be emailed within 2 weeks of purchase.*

Parking lot opens at 7am on game day for pre-purchased passes. Otherwise, parking lot will open 4 hours prior for general parking at $20 cash.

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DESIGNATED HOTEL

Ramada Plaza Hotel
Less than 5 min walk to Tailgate and Stadium
450 Capitol Avenue; Atlanta, GA 30312

Group Rate: $115 + taxes per night
with $8 overnight parking (normal rate is $20/night)
Call to Reserve: 877-258-8838
Mention West Point Society of ATL group rate
Code: WPSA2019

Need help with Hotel Reservations? email
Jordan Young:
www.ramadaplazaatlantadowntown.com

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For additional questions about the tailgate or the game, please contact:
Samir Patel, ’08; ; 404-723-8410