PHILADELPHIA- Prior to the Homecoming football and field hockey games at noon on Saturday, Penn Athletics is closing down Moravian Street for a pregame Fan Fest from 10am-1pm.
The event is free and will feature music, giveaways, an appearance from the Penn Band, and discounts to many of the restuarants on the street, which is located on the 3400 block ofMoravian Street between Walnut and Sansom Streets.
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"This is an awesome opportunity for our fans to have a full gameday experience," said head coachRay Priore. "It will make for a great pregame atmosphere for all our alumni, fans and students, and will strengthen our homefield advantage when all that energy and enthusiasm pours into Franklin Field at gametime."
New Deck, Baby Blues andDoc Magrogan's Oyster House will all have pregame specials. Coke Zero and Little Debbie's will have some on-site sampling, and WXPN will provide the music. BillyPenn.com will also be on hand for the festivities.
Fans will be carded and those over 21 will receive a wrist band.
"I really want to thank the Penn community and all of the sponsors who have made this possible," Priore added. "I can't wait to see everyone at Franklin Field this year."
For tickets to football,click here. Field hockey is free.