Get Ready For Gameday – #3 Iowa vs. #4 Penn State

It’s going to be a sell-out crowd as #3 Iowa hosts #4 Penn State at Kinnick Stadium. In light of the stadium at capacity, fans are encouraged to plan ahead to have the best possible experience on Saturday.

Black and Gold Spirit Game

Before you head to the game, make sure your gameday gear matches with your corresponding section.

Black & Gold Spirit Map

Gameday Schedule

12:30 PMHawk Walk
1:00 PMGates Open
2:14 PMHawkeye Marching Band Pre-Game Show
2:25 PMFootball Intro Video
2:28 PMSwarm
2:36 PMKick-off
4:00 PMHalftime: HMB Show
6:30 PMPost-game with Coach Ferentz
Fox Big Noon Kickoff Show

Fox Big Noon Kickoff Show

The Fox Big Noon Kickoff Show will be broadcasting from the Old Capitol on the University of Iowa campus, Saturday, October 6. The show begins at 9am.

For fans making the trip to the show, the following Downtown Parking Ramps are recommended:

Capitol Street Ramp – 220 S. Capitol Street

Dubuque Street Parking Ramp – 220 S. Dubuque Street

Court Street Transportation Center – 150 E. Court Street

Tower Place Parking Ramp – 335 Iowa Avenue

Chauncey Swan Ramp – 415 E. Washington Street

Harrison Street Parking Ramp – 175 E. Harrison Street

Additional Iowa City Parking Information

Additionally, Campus Parking ramps are available. These are listed in order of most projected space:

Recreation Center Lot
North Campus Ramp
IMU Ramp

Entry Gates

Entry into Kinnick Stadium is only allowed via Gates A, B, H, I, and M.

Gate A: South end of the stadium

Gate B: Southwest corner of the stadium

Gate H: Northwest corner of the stadium

Gate I: Northeast corner of the stadium

Gameday Hints

  1. Download your mobile tickets in advance of game day and have them ready to present at the gates.
  2. If possible, avoid bringing bags. This will expedite entry at the gates.
  3. Arrive at the gates early to avoid any last-minute delays.
  4. Be courteous and respectful to staff and to fellow fans.
  5. Please be patient, particularly as you enter the stadium and at the concession stands. Gameday staff members are working hard to provide the best fan experience possible.