UPMC Season-Opening Tailgate

UPMC Season-Opening Tailgate

(PITTSBURGH, Pa.) – The Carnegie Mellon University Department of Athletics will be hosting a UPMC Season-Opening Tailgate prior to the start of the Tartans first home football game on Saturday, September 9.

The UPMC Season-Opening Tailgate will begin at 12 p.m. at the IM/Soccer Field on the east side of Gesling Stadium. Students, staff, faculty, friends, and fans are all welcome and encouraged to attend. Hot dogs, snacks, and drinks will be provided in a fun atmosphere for Tartan fans to come together to pump up the excitement for the beginning of the football season.

“We are grateful to our colleagues at UPMC for their support of our program, and this special initiative,” said Director of Athletics Josh Centor. “I am looking forward to ushering in the new football season with our student body at the tailgate.” 

Come out and enjoy a game of corn hole or can jam with friends, grab some giveaways, and settle in the grandstands to cheer on the Tartans against the University of Rochester. Kickoff is set for 1:00 p.m.