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), conveniently located right next to Jack Trice Stadium, opens three hours prior to kickoff and closes 30 minutes prior to kickoff.
Cyclone Central is a family-friendly tailgate party in a temperature-controlled environment with indoor bathrooms -- making it the perfect choice, especially on iffy weather days. Cyclones everywhere are invited to celebrate Cyclone football at the Alumni Center every home football gameday and enjoy giveaways, fun and games, shopping, food and drink, and plenty of entertainment for all ages.
Dan Gable (L)(’71 phys ed) will be on hand for this event to sign his book, A Wrestling Life 2, from 8:30-9:30 a.m.
All are welcome free of charge. Please note, however, that you must register in advance (by noon Wednesday of each game week, if the game is on Saturday or noon Monday if the game is on Thursday) or purchase a season pass if you'd like to enjoy our catered meal(s). (You do not need to register in advance to purchase items from the cash bar or food trucks.)
The Sept. 9 Cyclone Central will be catered by ISU Catering. Register for a meal on or before noon on Wednesday, Sept. 6.
ISU Catering Menu:
Crème brule French toast casserole
Breakfast sandwich casserole
Chicken apple sausage links
Fresh fruit salad
Assorted fruit breads
Orange juice, coffee, and water
The Iowa State University Alumni Association is an independent 501(c)3, self-governing organization charged with the mission of engaging the talents and resources of alumni, students, and friends in the life, work, and aspiration of Iowa State University. Our vision is to become the lifetime partner in engaging all alumni, students, and friends with Iowa State University.