The University of Louisville football team will hold its annual Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Spring Game on Friday, April 17 at 7 p.m. at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. Admission to the game is free.
Spring Game events begin at 3 p.m. in StreetFest with live entertainment and carnival rides for both children and adults. Located between stadium Gates 3 and 5, the StreetFest area will feature food vendors, beer and drink specials, plus live music and family-friendly games and rides.
Also in StreetFest, Cardinal Authentic – the team store of the Louisville Cardinals – will host its annual tent sale where fans can purchase officially-licensed merchandise for up to 70% off. Tickets for the carnival rides will be sold per ride or an all-day pass can also be purchased.
Gates will open at 5:30 p.m. with drink specials available throughout the game on the Norton Healthcare Terrace for only $2. During halftime, Louisville will recognize its most recent Football alumni by presenting last season’s team awards and jersey presentation.
Following the game, the team will host a 45-minute autograph session on the field. Fans that arrive early to the game can pick up the limited edition Spring Game schedule poster at the gates with a minimum donation of $2 to the Dave Thomas Foundation. There is a limit of one signed item per fan during the autograph session.
Fans can also check out other Louisville teams in action on Friday. The nationally-ranked baseball team will host ACC foe Wake Forest at 5 p.m. from Jim Patterson Stadium. It’s a Budweiser Buck Night at the ballgame where select draft beer and small Pepsi products are only a dollar each during the contest.
The men’s tennis team hosts Duke at the Bass-Rudd Tennis Center starting at 4 p.m. Within walking distance from Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium, both events include free admission.
Football season ticket renewals for the 2015 campaign have begun with a June 1 renewal deadline set. For information on purchasing new 2015 season tickets, fans can complete a season ticket application online http://www.gocards.com/ot/football-waiting-list-app.html).
Tickets for Louisville’s appearance in the 2015 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game versus Auburn at the Georgia Dome on September 5 are on sale. Football season ticket holders are eligible for an exclusive “Buy One, Get One FREE” offer to the Cardinals’ season-opener in Atlanta.
Fans can purchase tickets online at GoCards.com/KickoffGame, by calling 502-GO-CARDS weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. or by visiting the Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium ticket office location at Gate 2 weekdays from 9 a.m to 5 p.m.