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Everything’s coming up Roses

Stanford football has done it again! For the third time in four years, your Pac-12 Champions are headed back to Pasadena! Stanford spirit will be in full effect as the Cardinal takes on the Hawkeyes of Iowa in the 102nd Rose Bowl Game.

Stanford vs. Iowa
Friday, January 1, 2016
1:30 p.m. PST

Featured Stanford Alumni Association Event

Stanford at the Rose Bowl Game Tailgate
Registration for the Stanford Tailgate is closed. Please visit our Bowl Game Events Page for a complete listing of events surrounding the Rose Bowl Game.

Your all-inclusive tailgate ticket is your pass to enjoy hearty delicious tailgate fare, specialty food items, cocktails with a Stanford flair, beer, wine and soft drinks. There will be fun, there will be games, there will be face painting, photo opps, games, and surprise spirit giveaways. And of course, there will be an appearance by the LSJUMB! For questions, email Claudia Knight.

Location: Brookside Golf Course
(within walking distance to the Rose Bowl Stadium)
Date: Friday, January 1, 2016
Tailgate Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. PST
Pregame Time: 1:30 p.m. PST

Stanford Alumni and Affiliates* - $75
Young Alums** and Current Students - $55
Non-Alumni - $120
Kids (ages 5-17) - $30
Children ages 4 and under - Free

*Affiliates: Spouse, Partner or Alumni Guest
**Young Alums: Class years from 2011 to 2015

The tailgate will take place rain or shine. In case of rain, additional measures will be taken to provide shelter. However, the majority of the space will be exposed to the elements so please dress accordingly.

Stanford Athletics' Bowl Central

Stanford Athletics' Bowl Central is your go-to source for all the latest news about Stanford's participation in the 102nd Rose Bowl Game, including ticket information, key dates related to the bowl event, and FAQs.


Going to the Game?

Plan to fill your pregame weekend with Rose Bowl Game events and exclusive Stanford fan activities.

Bowl game event calendar >>

Rose Bowl Game Travel Options
Anthony Travel is available to assist with hotel-only options, car rental, airfare, and travel insurance. Please call 1-866-833-3386 or visit the Anthony Travel Stanford Bowl page for more information.

Travel Packages are now SOLD OUT.

Find Stanford Cardinal Viewing Parties

Not sure you can be there to support the Cardinal in person? Cheer on your team and watch the game among friends at a Stanford Alumni Viewing Party. We are still working to gather a comprehensive list of alumni-hosted viewing parties for the Rose Bowl Game, so be sure to check back to see what’s happening in your area.

Find a viewing party

Get Cardinal Gear

No matter where you're going to watch the bowl game—in person, at a local viewing party, or on your couch—show your Stanford pride with official Cardinal wear.

>> Stanford bookstore (SAA members receive a 10% discount!)

>> Stanford Athletics online store (Proceeds support student-athletes)


Nerd Nation

Join Nerd Nation. Get the t-shirt. It's that simple.

Get in the Game:

Share your Stanford Football pride with other alums, whether you’re in the stadium, at a viewing party, or at home with friends.

Tweet using the #GoStanford hashtag

Post to the Stanford Alumni Facebook page

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