Fan Day Set for August 8

July 31, 2009

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The annual Kentucky Football Fan Day has been slated for Saturday, Aug. 8, at Commonwealth Stadium.  Gates open at 6:30 p.m., when posters and schedule cards will be given away. 

The first 2,000 fans who bring a new school supply will receive a coupon for a free hot dog and Coke.  All school supplies collected will be donated to children in need.

Coach Rich Brooks and the team will be introduced at 7:15 p.m., followed by an autograph session at 7:30 with the Wildcat coaches and players.  An equipment stand will be set up and fans can try on UK helmets and shoulder pads.  UK athletic trainers also will have a station, demonstrating ankle taping and other activities.  The autograph session ends at 9 p.m. and the event concludes at dusk with a fireworks show.