RUSTON – Louisiana Tech football fans will have the opportunity to enjoy a host of experiences at Bulldog Village this year prior to each of its five home football games.
Bulldog Village is an interactive fan experience zone that will include game day music, tailgating, vendors, autograph signings, food, kid's activities and other fan opportunities. It will be located next to Argent Pavilion this season and will typically open three hours prior to kickoff.
The Experience Ruston Concert Series sponsored by the Ruston Lincoln Parish Convention and Visitors Bureau will be an integral part of Bulldog Village. A great lineup of musicians and bands awaits Bulldog fans this fall, including Josh Walker and the Tannehill Band (Sept. 8), Jelly (Oct. 6), Jordan Sheppard (Oct. 20), the National Guard Band (Nov. 10), and Scotty Temple and the Southbound Train (Nov. 24).
In addition to the live music each week, Bulldog Village will now include the Trenton Dental Fan Photo's, the Ruston Brick Kids Zone, bounce houses, interactive giveaways and contests, Wendy's Champ's Kids Club pickup, LA Tech merchandise, Brennan Dodge Tailgate Contest and much more.
Corporate businesses who are interested in advertising and tailgating inside Bulldog Village are encouraged to contact LA Tech Sports Properties.
Single game promotions for the upcoming season.
Southern Game (Sept. 8): Legends Day (Free Top 50 commemorative poster to first 1,500 fans), Faith and Family Day, Loyal Blue Out, Postgame Fireworks
UAB Game (Oct. 6): Youth Sports Day, Timeout for Tech, AG & Forestry Day, Spirit Clinic
UTEP Game (Oct. 20): Homecoming, Education Day, Faculty & Staff Appreciation
Rice Game (Nov. 10): Red Out, Military Appreciation, Heroes and First Responders Day
WKU Game (Nov. 24): Senior Day
Group experiences are also available with a variety of packages available subject to type of group, size of group and event type. Some of the group packages include: video board recognition, birthday parties, reserved block seating, pregame field access, pregame on-field photo, opportunity to reserve tailgate spot, and more. To purchase a group package or for more information, call 318-257-5152.
Season and single game tickets for Bulldog football are still on sale and can be purchased through the Louisiana Tech Ticket Office located in the Thomas Assembly Center. Fans can call 318-257-3631, email TechTickets@latech.edu or stop by during business hours Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fans can also buy tickets 24/7 by logging onto LATechSports.com/Tickets.