Football Friday

Join us for Football Fridays at the Wick Alumni Center! 

Kick off select home football weekends with Football Fridays, the Nebraska Alumni Association’s family-friendly event series. Connect with other Husker fans and enjoy food, games, giveaways and entertainment, plus:  

  • Appearances by former players, Husker coaches and other special guests* 
  • Visits from the Husker Spirit Squad, mascots and pep band
  • Husker football analysis from local media and former players
  • Runzas and Valentino’s pizza for purchase
  • Activities for children

All Football Fridays are free and open to the public.


2017 Home Football Fridays

Sept. 1 Arkansas St.
Sept. 22 Rutgers
Oct. 6 Wisconsin
Oct. 13 Ohio St.


2017 Football Fridays on the Road

Sept. 8 Oregon
Nov. 10 Minnesota

Location and Parking

Football Fridays are held outside in the Wick Alumni Center Holling Garden at 1520 R St., Lincoln, NE, 68508. In case of bad weather, the event will be moved inside to the Wick Center’s Great Hall. 

Parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis at meters along R Street, downtown in the Larson Building parking garage at 13th and Q streets, and at the University parking garage at 17th and R streets. Click here for a parking map. » 


*Special guests subject to change.

Questions about Football Friday? Please contact Derek Engelbart at


View photos and profiles from previous Football Fridays!

2016 Photos »
2015 Photos »
2014 Photos »
2013 Photos »
2012 Photos »