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Governors host Family Weekend at Fortera Stadium

APSU Sports Information

APSU FootballClarksville, TN – The long-awaited return home for the Austin Peay State University (APSU) football team will be this Saturday as the Governors’ take on Tennessee State University, with kickoff set for 6:00pm at Fortera Stadium.

Austin Peay Football returns home Saturday, October 6th, to host Tennessee State. (APSU Sports Information) [1]

It will be an exciting, fun-filled weekend as the university will also host Family Weekend for all current students and parents.

In honor of breast cancer awareness, the first 5,000 fans in attendance will receive a free pink water bottle, courtesy of game sponsor, Tennova.

In addition to the pageantry and excitement provided each home game by the Governors Own Marching Band, the renowned TSU Aristocrat of Bands marching band will also perform at halftime. The experience is sure to be a rocking time for everyone in attendance.

Fans are encouraged to secure their tickets for the Governors’ matchup against the Tigers in advance, as a large crowd is anticipated on Saturday. Reserved seating is available for $25.00, while general admission seating can be purchased for $15.00. For fans planning to tailgate, there are a limited number of tailgating spots available for $10.00 per space.

This weekend will also be the official debut of the VIPeay Endzone Experience, which is a new field level premium opportunity featuring complimentary appetizers provided by Outback Steakhouse, adult beverages from the Hand Family Company, and soft drinks and water provided by Coca-Cola. Tickets are $50.00 each, and all patrons must also have a game ticket, in addition to the VIPeay entry ticket. Photo I.D. is required and fans must be 21 and older to purchase a ticket to the VIPeay End Zone Experience.

To purchase tickets, fans can call 931.221.PEAY or visit www.LetsGoPeay.com/BuyTickets [2]. The VIPeay Endzone Experience is presale only.