Soldier Field Showdown Weekend
Friday, September 16, 2011
Saturday, September 17, 2011
Official Pre-Game Tailgate
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.; Kickoff 2:30 p.m.
Location: Stadium Green – Southeast Side of Soldier Field
Look for the College of Law Tent!
Beer and food concessions available for purchase
Wisconsin vs. NIU
Contact Melody Mitchell for tickets available in the College of Law section. A limited number of tickets are available for $75 (located lower level/midfield) on a first-come basis. Please call (815) 753-9655 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also purchase tickets online at Ticketmaster.
Hotel Accommodations (updated 8/4/11)
323 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Alumni Rate - $239 per night
Please use Group Name - NIU Alumni and Room Block Code – NORT0911
(If you have already made arrangements with the Renaissance Blackstone Hotel, please call 888-737-9477 with the above information to transfer your reservation. If you have any problems doing so, call the Alumni Association at 815-753-1452).