Get Ready For Gameday – Homecoming #2 Iowa vs Purdue

Homecoming 2021 has arrived! It is going to be a sell-out crowd as #2 Iowa hosts Purdue at Kinnick Stadium. In light of the stadium at capacity, fans are encouraged to plan ahead to have the best possible experience on Saturday.

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.

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

In Iowa City on Friday? Make your way downtown and attend the annual Homecoming Parade.

The parade kicks off at 5:45pm on Friday night:

  • Starts at Washington and Gilbert
  • Continues on Clinton, Jefferson, Dubuque, and Iowa Avenue
  • Finishes at Iowa and Gilbert

For more information visit: UI Homecoming Parade

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

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