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ESU Alumni at Sporting KC

August 16, 2014 at 5:30 PM until 10:30 PM

Posted under: Alumni Relations

Join the Emporia State University Alumni Association for an evening of fun with Sporting KC at Live Strong Arena!

Sporting KC vs. Toronto 

August 16, 2014

Tailgate at 5:30pm - Game at 7:30pm

We already have your tickets reserved! Keep reading for details!



$40/person (game only)

$45/person (game + pre-game tailgate)

$160 (Family Four Pack includes game + pre-grame tailgate for four people)

$10/adult (pre-game tailgate only)

$5/children under 12 (pre-game tailgate only) 

Limited quantity available.


ADDED BONUS: All members of the Emporia State group will be invited to go on-field after the game for a group picture. You will receive an armband in your ticket envelope, this will be needed to join the group on-field. Please wear your Black/Gold Hornet apparel for the game!! We will have extra armbands for ESU Alumni that are at the game, and we want to make sure they know we are in the stadium by showing our Hornet Pride. STINGERS UP!

Pre-Game Tailgate

Tailgating starts at 5:30pm. Food includes hamburgers, hotdogs, kettle chips, water, lemonade, and a cash bar. You must have your tailgate armband with you in order to participate.


To pick up your ticket, tailgate armband, and on-field access armband, you will need to locate the ESU table outside of the Northwest gate, just across from Applebee’s. There will be an ESU representative there starting at 5pm. Gates open at 5:30pm.

ALL TICKETS MUST BE PICKED UP BY 6:30pm on August 16, 2014.


Please see the attached map that indicates the available parking for Sporting KC games. Keep in mind, that while our seats are on the east side of the stadium, our tailgate and gate access will be on the west side.

Remember to check out the stadium’s A-Z Guide for information on prohibited items and general questions.

If you have questions on August 16, please call Carmen Martinez at (913) 449-0793.

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