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Georgia Tech Football: Gasparilla Bowl Week Approacheth

What can fans traveling for the game expect to be able to do the week of the game?

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We are just one week away from Georgia Tech’s appearance in the Gasparilla Bowl! We will have a few articles next week previewing Georgia Tech’s opponent, UCF, but today, I wanted to spend some time talking about a few of the official events that fans will be able to participate in next week.

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Gasparilla Bowl Block Party and Pep Rally

Thursday, Dec. 21 – 4:30-6 p.m. | The Sail Plaza (333 S. Franklin St.)

Show your support for the Yellow Jackets by attending the Gasparilla Bowl Block Party and Pep Rally on Thursday afternoon. Head coach Brent Key and Georgia Tech’s captains will speak at the pep rally, and the Yellow Jacket Marching Band and spirit squads will take on their counterparts from UCF in a battle-of-the-bands-style competition.

Hosted by the Gasparilla Bowl, the Block Party and Pep Rally is free and open to the public.

Gasparilla Bowl Fan Invasion

Friday, Dec. 22 – 3:30-6 p.m. | Raymond James Stadium (Lot D)

Featuring the Gasparilla Bowl krewes (pirates) and their floats, the Fan Invasion includes gameday interactive areas and entertainment for fans of all ages.

The Fan Invasion is free and open to the public.

Georgia Tech Alumni Association Tailgate

Friday, Dec. 22 – 4-6 p.m. | Hyundai Club at Raymond James Stadium

The Georgia Tech Alumni Association pregame tailgate is the gathering point for all Tech fans to see old friends and make new ones. The price of admission includes food and soft drinks, and alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase (credit card only). Attendees must have a game ticket to access the tailgate (game ticket is not included in the tailgate price of admission).

Tickets for the Georgia Tech Alumni Association pregame tailgate cost $60 for adults and $30 for children ages 5-12. Children under 5 are admitted free. Click HERE to register (registration deadline is Monday, Dec. 18).