Four University of North Texas departments are joining forces for a two-day party and tailgate in Houston leading up to the Mean Green's football game against Houston on Saturday, October 6.
The Athletic Department, Division of Advancement, Alumni Association, and Admissions are sponsoring the event.
The weekend kicks off with a party at the Houston Marriott South Hobby Airport beginning at 6:30 p.m. The gathering will feature free food and a cash bar, live music from North Texas alumnus Mat Slovacek, and special guest head football coach Dan McCarney. The first 500 guests to the party receive a free Mean Green t-shirt.
For admission to the Friday party, print the PAINT HOUSTON GREEN document found at the bottom of this article and bring it to the Marriott.
On Saturday, prior to the Mean Green game at 6 p.m., the North Texas tailgating will begin at 3 p.m. outside Robertson Stadium, located at 3874 Holman Street in Houston. Food will be served at $10 per person.
Tickets to the game can be purchased from the North Texas Athletic Ticket Office at Apogee Stadium, online here, or by phone at 940-565-2527 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets are $35 each.