Iowa Football Open Practice April 23

IOWA CITY, Iowa – – The University of Iowa football team will hold an open practice, presented by Scheels, Saturday, April 23 in Kinnick Stadium. The open practice is free.

Gates to Kinnick Stadium will open at 8:45 a.m., with practice scheduled to begin at 9:45 a.m. Fans will be able to enter select gates, including Gates A (south end zone) B (southwest), and H (northwest). Regular season game-day search procedures will be in place and fans will be allowed to sit in the south and west stands.

Free parking will be available on hard surface lots, while normal ramp fees will be charged. Tailgating will not be allowed. Concession stands will be open at select locations on the concourse, with limited menu items available. Additional information is available at

The Hawkeyes open the 2022 season with three straight home games, hosting nonconference foes South Dakota State (Sept. 3), Iowa State in the annual Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series game (Sept. 10) and Nevada (Sept. 17).

In Big Ten Conference play, the Hawkeyes host Michigan on Oct. 1, Northwestern on Oct. 29 in the annual Homecoming contest, Wisconsin on Nov. 12, and Nebraska on Nov. 25.

Questions concerning the purchase of 2022 football tickets, including general public, UI faculty/staff and UI student season tickets by current UI students, should be directed to the UI Athletics Ticket Office. The office telephone number is 1-800-IA-HAWKS and ticket information is available at

All tickets to 2022 home games will be mobile. Fans may access tickets via the Hawkeye Sports App, a link via email, or account login at These tickets are optimized for display on your smartphone device, and should not be printed. Fans can review additional information on mobile tickets by visiting