The NCAA Division I Football Championship is the ultimate football experience for fans and families with free events and activities for all ages. Get ready for the FCS Championship Game just outside of Toyota Stadium in Tailgate Town! This fun-filled, interactive area allows fans of any age a chance to experience the thrills, excitement and spirit of college football. New this year is an expanded food and beverage patio and a giant TV screen. Don’t miss old favorites like the team arrivals and pep rallies, interactive kid’s games, a punt, pass and kick competition, mechanical bull, face painting and more. No matter your age, Tailgate Town is the place to be before the big game!
|8 a.m.||Parking Lots Open||Toyota Stadium|
|9 a.m. – noon||
Toyota Stadium: Gold Lot and Dr. Pink Field
|9:30 a.m.||North Dakota State Arrival and Stadium Walk||Toyota Stadium North Entrance|
|9:45 a.m.||Illinois State Arrival and Stadium Walk||Toyota Stadium North Entrance|
|10:15 am.||North Dakota State Pep Rally||Tailgate Town Stage|
|10:30 a.m.||Gates Open||Toyota Stadium|
|10:35 a.m.||Illinois State Pep Rally||Tailgate Town Stage|
|11 a.m.||Q&A and Autographs with Chad Hennings||Tailgate Town Stage|
|11:50 a.m.||Team intros, national anthem and flyover||Toyota Stadium|
|Noon||NCAA Division I Football Championship Game||Toyota Stadium|
All events Central time and subject to change or cancellation. Follow @NCAA_FCS for late breaking schedule changes or visit this page often.