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UGA Football: G-Day 2018 information

UGA Football: G-Day Game
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The 2018 UGA football G-Day game is set for Saturday, April 21 at 4:00pm ET and will be televised by ESPN. Gates open at 1:00pm ET and admission is free.

Due to construction on the West End Zone Complex, fans that enter the stadium will be issued a pass to sit in a certain section. Below is more info on that from UGA:

Entrance to the G-Day Game will be free of charge.  With expected high demand and temporarily reduced seating due to the construction on the new West End Zone complex, we will be implementing a pass system to ensure that each guest has an enjoyable experience.  Upon entrance, you will receive a commemorative pass with a seating section. We ask that you sit in this section to help us as we manage what we expect to be a near-capacity crowd. Gates 2-9 will be open as usual, but Gate 10 (Gate under the bridge/ next to the Tate Center) will be closed due to construction. To help reduce congestion and further improve ingress flow, please enter on the side of the stadium where your preferred seating location would be.  Additional pass/entry questions can be directed to facilitysupport@sports.uga.edu.

UGA’s clear bag policy will also be in effect for the G-Day Game.

Below is information on G-Day, including the schedule of events and links to parking information.

G-DAY 2018 SCHEDULE

Saturday, April 21
1:00 – 3:00pm – Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall Open
1:00pm – Sanford Stadium Gates Open (Pass Distribution Begins at Gates 2-9)
1:15pm – Alumni Flag Football Game
2:50pm – Dawg Walk (Between the Tate Center and the Miller Learning Center)
4:00pm – G-Day Game

G-DAY PARKING (MAP)

Parking for the 2018 G-Day game is the same as previous years.  Parking is available all over campus on a first come-first served basis.  There are no other Georgia athletic events scheduled for April 21st, so all lots are open.

G-DAY FOOD DRIVE

In lieu of bringing canned goods to the G-Day game, fans can donate to the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia at the UnitedHealthcare display at Gate 7 inside Sanford Stadium from 1 p.m. until kick-off. The first 500 fans who donate on-site or are able to show proof of their donation to the Food Bank will receive a free t-shirt! Also, former UGA star David Greene will make a special appearance at the UnitedHealthcare display from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Come get in line and have your photo taken with David Greene ahead of the G-Day game.

Fans can also donate directly to the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia by texting GDAY2018 to 91-999 or by clicking here.

2018 G-DAY AIRINGS

  • Sat., April 21 – 4pm, ESPN (Live)
  • Sun., April 22 – 3am, SECN (replay)
  • Mon., April 23 – 12am, SECN (replay)
  • Mon., April 23 – 1pm, SECN (replay)
  • Mon., April 23 – 9pm, ESPNU (replay)
  • Tue., April 24 – 10pm, SECN (replay)
  • Thu., April 26 – 4am, SECN (replay)
  • Sun., April 29 – 7pm, ESPNU (replay)

G-DAY 2018 LINKS

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