PENN STATE BLUE-WHITE
2014 PSU Blue-White Game Weekend
Blue / White News
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Penn State Blue-White Game
Blue-White Weekend will be held April 11-13, 2014, with the Blue-White football game on Saturday, April 12 as the centerpiece for numerous activities throughout the weekend in and around Beaver Stadium.
Numerous events are held during Blue-White Weekend presented by AAA, including food, vendors, live music and performances at the entertainment stage, in addition to other Penn State athletic events.
Blue-White Game kickoff is set for April, 12, 1:30 p.m. for Coach James Franklin's Nittany Lions. The game will air on the Penn State Sports Network. As in previous years, there will be no admission or parking fee for the Blue-White Game. Stadium parking lots will open at 8:00 a.m.
The popular autograph session with the Nittany Lions returns for the Blue-White Game and will be held from 10:45-11:30 a.m. in Beaver Stadium. The players will be permitted to sign one item per person to give as many fans as possible an opportunity to meet the squad.
The team will arrive at the stadium at approximately 10:15 a.m. on April 12 and stadium gates A and B will open at 10:30 a.m. Gates C, D and F will open at 12:00 p.m. for the game.
The Penn State football gameday Fan Festival, with numerous displays, vendors and interactive events for kids, will begin at 9 a.m. and be located on Curtin Road near Beaver Stadium, as it is during the season.
|SCHEDULE OF EVENTS|
|ADMISSION IS FREE!!|
|Fanfest Opens on Curtin Road||9:00 a.m.|
|Team Arrival||10:15 a.m.|
|Gates A & B Open||10:30 a.m.|
|Autograph Session||10:45-11:30 a.m.|
|All Gates Open||Noon|
Fans attending the Blue-White Game can pre-print a parking pass that will assist the traffic management staff and parkers in identifying vehicles that are attending the game. The parking pass and parking map are also located at Blue-White Central.
The Penn State Athletics bag policy will be in affect for the Blue-White Game as it is for all home athletic events. Except for authorized personnel, no one entering Beaver Stadium on April 12 will be permitted to bring in any bags, backpacks, umbrellas, footballs, strollers, purses or diaper bags. Anyone with a medical need to carry a bag should place their medical supplies in a clear, one gallon, zip-close style plastic bag. Parents with a need to carry diapers and wipes also may place their supplies in a clear, one-gallon zip-close style plastic bag so the contents are visible. General items that don't fit in a patrons' pockets (i.e. keys, cell phone, wallet, glasses, camera, sunscreen, lip balm, make-up) can also be placed in a clear plastic one-gallon plastic bag
All RV parking for the Blue-White Game will be located northeast of Beaver Stadium in the designated RV lot. Access to the RV lot will only by from westbound Park Avenue off I-99/U.S. 322 interchange, which is a change from previous years. There will be an ADA shuttle from the RV lot to Beaver Stadium for those patrons in need of assistance.
he 5th Annual Paterno Family Beaver Stadium Run/Family Fun Walk to benefit Special Olympics Pennsylvania is set for Sunday, April 13. Participants will finish at the 50-yard line in Beaver Stadium for the three mile run or one mile walk. (more information)
See the FULL 2014 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE HERE along with future schedules.
Keep up with Penn State Football news throughout the year on our PENN STATE FOOTBALL PAGE .
When you are in town for the Blue-White weekend, be sure to take a walk down College Avenue as the stores and restaurants will be buzzing with Penn State pride. Remember our iPhone version to help get around. Get stocked up on Penn State gear from the recently expanded Lions Pride or have a great lunch at The Deli, relaxing dinner at The Tavern, or a drink at The Saloon. We can’t wait to see you here.
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