Valpo Alumni Association to Host Free Tailgate Nov. 7th at Butler
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Valpo Alumni Association to Host Free Tailgate Nov. 7th at Butler

Prior to Valpo Football’s November 7 matchup with the Butler Bulldogs in Indianapolis come and hangout with Valpo alumni, friends and fans while supporting the team at a FREE TAILGATE! Join the fun to create a strong fan presence at Butler as the Crusaders battle to retain the Hoosier Helmet after last season’s thrilling 17-3 victory at Brown Field.

The tailgate will take place from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time in the main tailgate lot south of the Butler Bowl (West of Boulevard/North of 49th St). Smoke Eaters BBQ will cater the event and provide a menu of BBQ pulled pork, brats, mac and cheese, and green beans. Thanks to the generosity of the following groups and individuals, the food and drinks, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic, will be provided free of charge.

Valpo Football Alumni:

Jason Lougheed '00, Matt Gibson '99, Randy Fisher '00, Franco Francese '00

Valparaiso University Career Center

Valparaiso Crusader Fund

Russ Ford '13 (WestPoint Financial)

Bring your own chairs, or take advantage of limited space for seating under the Valpo tailgate tent. Parking and game tickets must be purchased separately. To attend this tailgate with FREE food and drinks please RSVP online or by calling Valparaiso University at 219-464-5142. Contact Drew Turro, assistant director of alumni relations, at with any questions.

Register today to support the Crusaders in Indianapolis, network with fellow Valpo supporters and enjoy the free food and drinks on Saturday, November 7.