OFFICIAL GAME PROGRAM
DECEMBER 28, 2018
T he Valero Alamo Bowl is one of college football’s most
popular bowl games and has been a staple of San
Antonio’s culture for the past 26 years. While the game
itself remains the focal point of Bowl Week, the San Antonio bowl
experience is one that will stick with you for years to come. Once
you attend the Valero Alamo Bowl, you realize it’s more than a game.
RUDY’S BAR-B-Q PEP RALLY
The Rudy’s Bar-B-Q Pep Rally is one of the most exciting events
of Bowl Week. The head coaches, football players, pep bands and
cheerleaders from competing schools show their colors as they
face off in a spirited pep rally.
This is a “must see” event during Bowl Week that gives fans a
chance to see the players and bands make their grand entrance on
San Antonio’s famous river barges. While fans wear their favorite
colors, the bands from both teams lead their respective fan bases
in cheers to show their team pride. The pep bands also participate
in “battle of the bands” to see which fan base can cheer the
loudest during this one-of-a-kind event.
PRIMESPORT KICKOFF LUNCHEON
Before the teams hit the fi eld, everyone comes together at the
PrimeSport Kickoff Luncheon. More than 1,500 spirited football
fans come to experience the anticipation and festive atmosphere
surrounding the big game. Emceed by ESPN’s broadcast crew, fans
are treated to fi rst-hand insight from the two head coaches and
team captains. Fans can also revel in the pageantry of college
football courtesy of the bands and cheerleaders.
VALERO ALAMO BOWL BASH
The night before the big game, fans can celebrate Bowl Week
in style at the Valero Alamo Bowl Bash. Held at the Marriott
Rivercenter, guests will experience Texas-sized hospitality with multiple gourmet action food
stations, open bars, live music and casino games with chances to win great prizes.
Come experience the best way to celebrate the 2018 Valero Alamo Bowl. The Fan Zone includes
a variety of interactive games, food and music. Located at Sunset Station from 2 to 8 p.m. on
game day, this free event is fun for the entire family!
It’s More Than