Cyclone Central Tailgates - Iowa State University Alumni Association

Cyclone Central Tailgates

Celebrate the Cyclones and show your pride! Cyclone Central Tailgates are hosted by the ISU Alumni Association before each home football game at Jack Trice Stadium. Admission is free to everyone.The ISU Alumni Center, 420 Beach Ave. (adjacent to Lots A2/A3) opens three hours prior to kickoff and closes 30 minutes prior to kickoff.

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Admission and Meal Registration
All are welcome free of charge. Please note, however, that you must register in advance if you'd like to purchase a meal ($15/ISUAA member and $20/nonmember, including tax and tip).
Children's meals are $8.

Cancellation Policy
In the event that you need to cancel your meal registration, please contact us at (877) 478-2586 by the RSVP deadline in order to get a full refund. Cancellations made after the RSVP deadline will not include refunds.

Reserved parking is NOT available for Cyclone Central. Standard event parking regulations will be enforced in all areas around Jack Trice Stadium and Hilton Coliseum, including at the ISU Alumni Center.

Bar Service
Olde Main Brewing Co.provides bar service for all Cyclone Central events. You do not have to register for a meal in order to purchase items from the bar.

A selection of ISU Alumni Collection merchandise will be available for purchase at each Cyclone Central, as well as a selection of items from the Iowa State University Bookstore.

Weather permitting, the Iowa State University Cyclone Football 'Varsity' Marching Band will perform its Step Show 80 minutes before each game's kickoff on the parking lot side of the ISU Alumni Center.

2015 Cyclone Central Schedule

Saturday, Sept. 5
Northern Iowa
4 p.m.
(Kickoff is at 7 p.m.)



Saturday, Sept. 12
12:30 p.m.
(Kickoff is at 3:30 p.m.)



Saturday, Oct. 3





Saturday, Oct. 17



Saturday, Oct. 31
Texas (Homecoming)


Saturday, Nov. 14
Oklahoma State


*Please note that catering menus are subject to change depending upon game time.

Register now! (Coming summer 2015)


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