Friday, August 26, 2016
Meyering Field - Farmers Insurance Athletic Complex (Davenport University)
Game 1: 4:00 PM – Hopkins vs. Newaygo
Game 2: 7:30 PM – Zeeland East vs. Saginaw Swan Valley
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Lubbers Stadium - Grand Valley State University (Allendale)
Game 1: 10:30AM – Muskegon Orchard View vs. Montague
Game 2: 1:30 PM – Allendale vs. Hudsonville Unity Christian
Game 3: 4:30 PM – Coopersville vs. Fruitport
Game 4: 7:30 PM - Caledonia vs. Fenton
*no re-entry between games
Game Day ticket prices: Adults $10 | Students $8 (10 and under are free)
High School football player wearing their high school jersey - $4
Discounted advance tickets are available at participating Lake Michigan Credit Union locations:
- Caledonia - 7175 Broadmoor Ave. SE
- Allendale - 5023 Lake Michigan Drive
- Jenison - 7409 Cottonwood Drive
- Hudsonville - 4100 32nd Ave.
- Fruitport/Norton Shores - 1619 Mount Garfield Rd.
All seating is general admission. Must have a sideline credential to enter the field level. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Tickets are also available for purchase in the Athletic office of all participating schools. Please contact your Athletic Director for advance ticket sales.
A portion of advance ticket sales will be given to the Helen DeVos Children's Hospital.
You can also help by donating now: http://give.helendevoschildrens.org/GridironGiving
GVSU: Grand Valley State University strives to offer guests on our campus the best possible game day experience at any of the intercollegiate games. Should any problems arise during the game, please contact any GVSU athletics staff, or police officer.
Please follow all signs and parking staff when arriving to campus. Parking lots will open at 8:30am.
All parking will be $5 for cars and $25 for RV’s/Motorhomes. Spectator parking will be based on space availability. This is for your safety as we will have large amounts of vehicles and pedestrian traffic. Ticket windows will be open 90 minutes prior to kickoff and gates into Lubbers Stadium will open 1 hour prior to kickoff.
Parking will be in various lots on the Allendale campus. Free parking will be available for game spectators in Lots H & K on a first come basis; once this lot is full, traffic will be required to park at one of the several fee based lots available to spectators. Be sure to follow event signage and parking staff directions. click here for parking map
Parking Lot A is designated for Media, Game Officials, and School Administration – ID / Credential Required (To request Media Credential: Taylor Wierenga: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Parking Lot B1 is designated for Handicap Parking
Parking Lot B2 Event Parking
Lot C and C West Event Parking/RV and motorhome parking in Lot C
Lot F-Event Parking
RV/Motor home Parking will be directed to LOT C and will be $25
*ALL Lot D lots are off limits and will be ticketed. This lot is for GVSU on campus residence
Davenport: Parking and tailgating will be allowed onsite at the Meyering Field for $5 per car. Free parking is available at the main Davenport University campus on Kraft St. and a shuttle will be provided. Note: no alcohol for tailgating
GVSU: OVERNIGHT CAMPING is PROHIBITED in any GVSU Parking Lot or Grounds. Cargo trucks, flat bed trailers, any type of trailer, fifth wheel campers, limos, food vending trucks, boats, boat trailers and U-hauls are PROHIBITED and will be asked to leave the Parking Areas. Vehicle must fit in a parking space as designed and instructed by parking guideline for events. Other PROHIBITED VEHICLES INCLUDE: All-Terrain-Vehicles (ATV’s), Segway’s, and unauthorized golf carts. GVSU Athletics reserves the right to remove any unauthorized vehicle from the premises.
Please follow all signs and listen to parking staff. Parking will be a first come first serve basis. If a lot is full, parking attendants will direct you to the next available lot. Lots will open two hours prior to the first game and will be closed down one hour following the last game. ALCOHOL IS NOT ALLOWED in parking lots or inside the stadium for this event. Each parking space is allowed one 10x10 or smaller tent that can be placed behind the vehicle but not blocking traffic or open parking spaces. All beverages should be in alumni cans, plastic bottles, or paper/plastic cups. No Glass is allowed. Not adhering to this policy is cause for immediate removal from the grounds by GVPD.
Alcohol consumption is prohibited in the parking lots and inside Lubbers Stadium.
- Single seat chair backs (can only take up one seat)
- Cell phones and pagers
- Small cameras and radios
- Blankets and rain apparel
- Strollers (must not take up an additional seat)
- Soft sided bags/purses/diaper bags no larger that 18x14x4 without rollers.
All bags will be inspected at the designated bag check lines. GVSU Public Safety will have the right to deny the entrance of any bag they deem questionable. Duffle bags are prohibited.
- Bags larger than 18x14x4, duffle bags, and bags with rollers
- Containers of any kind including aerosol cans and spray cans
- Flagpoles and lawn chairs
- Still photography cameras with a lens that is more than 6" in length
- Outside beverages or food of any kind
- Coolers, thermoses, cups, bottles, cans, flasks
- Camcorders and tripods
- Streamers, powders, silly string, and other related items
- Pets (Only exception is service animals)
- Promotional items (such as Koozies, mini footballs, and frisbees) unless distributed by GVSU Athletics or approved partners
**The University reserves the right to refuse entry or eject anyone not adhering to these stadum regulations.
Hampton Inn South
755 54th Street SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Rate: $129.00 plus tax
Rate is good until 8/12/16
Free breakfast with rate
*Please call in and ask for the Gridiron Classic Rate
It's Game Time!