Annual Hockey On Ice Tailgate Event Set For February 18

Annual Hockey On Ice Tailgate Event Set  For February 18

The third annual Ferris State University Alumni Association Hockey Tailgate On Ice event will be held on Friday, Feb. 18, in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Ewigleben Sports Complex on the FSU campus in Big Rapids, Mich.

The event will start at 5:30 p.m. (EST) and conclude at 7 p.m. (EST) prior to the Bulldog Hockey team's home contest against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish.  The puck will drop for the weekend Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) series opener between the two teams at 7:05 p.m. (EST) inside the Ewigleben Ice Arena. 

Cost is $15 per person which includes a ticket to the game, parking, and the tailgate.  Current Ferris State 2010-11 season ticket holders are also welcome to attend for $5 per person, but doesn't include a parking pass.   

To register and purchase tickets to this event by credit card, please click on this link.

The Hockey Tailgate On Ice 2011 event includes refreshments, food, fun inflatables for the kids, music and a special visit from FSU hockey head coach Bob Daniels prior to the Bulldogs' matchup versus Notre Dame. 

You can also register by contacting the Ferris State Alumni Office at (888) 378-3647.

Ticket orders must be received prior to Friday, Feb. 11, in order to receive your parking passes by mail.  After Feb. 11, parking passes will be held at the Alumni Office in Prakken 101 for pickup.  Those tickets not mailed will be held inside the Multi-Purpose Room at the tailgate registration table.  

For more information, please contact FSU Alumni Relations Assistant Amy Packard at (231) 591-2345 or via e-mail at  A link to the Tailgate On Ice 2011 is also available on the FSU Alumni Association Online Community webpage.