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Pregame Tailgate Planned Sept. 28 at South Carolina

UK Alumni Association tailgates feature food, music, giveaways and special appearances by the UK Band and UK cheerleaders.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 25, 2019)  University of Kentucky football fans heading to the University of South Carolina game this Saturday, Sept. 28, can take advantage of a chance to tailgate with fellow UK alumni and friends before the Wildcats take on the Gamecocks at Williams-Brice Stadium. The UK Alumni Association will host a pregame tailgate party at 4:30 p.m. at Seawell’s, located at 1125 Rosewood Dr. in Columbia, South Carolina. The game kicks off at 7:30 p.m.

The tailgate will feature a full barbecue buffet, music, giveaways and special appearances by the UK Band and UK cheerleaders. A cash bar will also be available.

The cost is $15 in advance for adults ($20 at the door) and $10 for students and includes admission to the event and pregame meal. Admission is free for children ages 10 and under. Reserve your spot now at

For information, contact Jack Gallt at or 859-257-3801.

The UK Alumni Association is committed to fostering lifelong engagement among alumni, friends, the association and the university. For more information about the UK Alumni Association, visit or call 800-269-2586.

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