Shining Star ENERGY Youth Football Clinic
Monday, July 27; Registration 1 p.m., Clinic Begins at 2 p.m.

For the seventh consecutive year, the Valero Alamo Bowl will host the Free Shining Star ENERGY Youth Football Clinic for youth ages 5-14. Coaches from area colleges including UTSA, UIW, Trinity and TLU will run the clinic drills for more than 400 youth.

The youth clinic is part of the Valero Alamo Bowl’s youth initiative to promote football to those that dream of playing the game. Youth will participate in offense, defense/agility and blocking/tackling drills run by the university coaches.

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Rudy’s Bar-B-Q Pigskin Preview

“The Original” Rudy’s Bar-B-Q Pigskin Preview is the official start of the college football season in San Antonio. A crowd of over 700 football fans will come to the Alamodome for this luncheon on the football field to get a preview of the Pac-12 and Big 12 conference football seasons, eat a great meal from Rudy’s Bar-B-Q and hear from ESPN College Football Analyst.

Luncheon guests will also receive a Commemorative Valero Alamo Bowl Nike t-shirt and a chance to win great prizes on the Alamodome turf. Make plans to arrive by 11:45 a.m. to enjoy the festivities. Please note seating is assigned and will be available at check-in day of the event.

Date and pricing information coming soon.

Million Dollar Shootout
The Polo Field at Brackenridge Park
Friday, October 16 - Sunday, Ocotber 25; 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. daily

Over 1,500 golfers annually take over 22,000 attempts in the Valero Alamo Bowl Million Dollar Shootout at the Polo Fields and Driving Range at Brackenridge Park. The lure is dozens of raffle and “on the green” prizes as well as awards to the top 10 closest shots each day such as golf, vacation and restaurant gifts. The top two daily shots qualify for the Finals and their chance for the $1 million grand prize. If no aces are recorded then the closest to the pin will win a trip for two to the Caribbean courtesy of American Airlines. For questions please email or call us at 210.704.6391.

Prize information coming soon.


Team Day at Seaworld
SeaWorld San Antonio

Select student-athletes from the participating universities will participate in various activities such as swimming with the Beluga Whales and riding the Steel Eel hypercoaster!

Fans are encouraged to enjoy a day in the park with special SeaWorld San Antonio offers. SeaWorld is open from Noon – 9 p.m.

Date and special fan offer coming soon.


FCA Breakfast

Join the Fellowship of Christian Athletes for breakfast. Representatives from the participating Valero Alamo Bowl teams will be present.

Date/location and pricing information coming soon.


Rudy’s Bar-B-Q Pep Rally
Arneson River Theatre

FREE EVENT – General Admission Seating

The Rudy’s Bar-B-Q Pep Rally is one of the most exciting events of bowl week. The head coaches, football players, pep bands and cheerleaders from competing schools show their colors as they face off in a spirited pep rally.

This is a “must see” event during bowl week that gives fans a chance to see the players and pep bands make their grand entrance on San Antonio’s famous river barges. While fans will be wearing their favorite colors, the bands from both teams will lead their respective fan bases in cheers to show their team pride. The pep bands will also participate in “battle of the bands” to see just what fan base can cheer the loudest during this fun event.

Final date and more information coming soon.


PrimeSport Kickoff Luncheon
Marriott Rivercenter

Before the teams hit the field for the big game, everyone will come together at the PrimeSport Kickoff Luncheon. More than 1,500 spirited football fans will come to experience the anticipation and festive atmosphere surrounding the big game. Emceed by ESPN’s broadcast crew, fans will be treated to first-hand insight from the two head coaches and the team captains, as well as revel in the pageantry from the cheerleaders and bands.

For questions, please email or call us at 210.704.6391.

Date and pricing information coming soon.


Valero Alamo Bowl Bash
Marriott Rivercenter

The night before the big game, fans can celebrate Bowl Week in style at the Valero Alamo Bowl Bash. Held at the Marriott Rivercenter, guests will experience Texas-sized hospitality with five gourmet action food stations, open bars, fan interaction activities, live music and casino games with chances to win great prizes including signed team memorabilia.

For questions please email or call us at 210.704.6391.

Date and pricing information coming soon.


Valero Alamo Bowl Fan Zone
Sunset Station


Before the bowl game, fans can participate in pregame festivities in the Historic Sunset Station (one block North of the main Alamodome entrance). The Valero Alamo Bowl Fan Zone includes a variety of interactive games that encourage fan participation and challenge their football skills and agility.

Enjoy some great food and drink while you listen to music and prepare for the big game. Not only are there interactive games but you can also get your face painted as well as get your official game program and merchandise. This event is free to the public meaning there are no excuses not to come see us on game day!

Date and more information coming soon.