Pepsi Fan Zone/Countdown to Kickoff

Timeline: Kentucky

  • 2:30 PM - Pepsi Fan Zone/Bud Light Victory St/Ford Hall of Champions Open
  • 3:25 PM - Kids' Yell Practice (takes place by War Hymn Statue - NE corner of Kyle Field)
  • 3:50 PM - Team Spirit Walk (begins at north end of Houston St, near Koldus garage)
  • 4:05 PM - Corps Step Off (Quad) - West Campus March
  • 4:30 PM - Kyle Field Gates Open
  • 5:30 PM - Pepsi Fan Zone Closes
  • 5:50 PM - National Anthem, "Texas Our Texas"
  • 5:56 PM - "Spirit of Aggieland"
  • 5:59 PM - Team Intro
  • 6:05 PM - Kickoff

Pepsi Fan Zone: Operating Hours

The Pepsi Fan Zone opens 3 1/2 hours prior to kickoff and features food, fun and more for the entire family.

Pepsi Fan Zone: Amenities

Special Event: Kentucky

  • Texas A&M BBQ Genius Experience presented by Lipton Tea
  • Come explore the community, culture and science of Texas A&M BBQ while enjoying free Lipton Tea and Rudy's BBQ at Texas A&M's BBQ Genius presented by Lipton activation in the Pepsi Fan Zone.
  • Texas A&M's own meat science department will educate fans on the high science of BBQ alongside Australian Hardcore Carnivore author and chef Jess Pryles

Food Zone

  • Food Trucks
  • Picnic Tables w/umbrellas
  • cellular charging stations
  • Porta-cool fans for comfort

Kids Zone

  • closes 30 min. to kickoff; reopens at kickoff through halftime
  • can be accessed through the ground level of the Northeast Activation Tower
  • Inflatables
  • Face Painting Station
  • Aggie Dance Team
  • Junior Aggie Club presence

Bud Light Victory Street

  • TV Wall and luxury seating
  • Rudy's BBQ slow cooker
  • WTAW Fan Zone radio show
  • Tailgate Games
  • Bud Light

Ford Hall of Champions

  • opens 3 1/2 hours to kickoff (closes 2 hours prior)
  • autographs from honorary captain Jake Matthews (3:30-4 p.m.)
  • Live music by Michael Witt (presented by MSC Town Hall)

Other Entertainment

  • The Pepsi Toss Up
  • AT&T Mobile Retail
  • Aggieland Outfitters RV
  • KBTX Live Broadcast
  • Stage in Pepsi Fan Zone with live Music by Christian Sparks and the Beatnik Bandits (presented by MSC Town Hall)
  • Tons of fan giveaways, and music and entertainment for the whole family!