The annual Meet the Eagles Fan Fest will be on Aug. 4 at Allen E. Paulson Stadium. Gates open at 5 p.m. and the team will scrimmage from 6-8 p.m. The Fan Fest will begin after the scrimmage is completed and will last approximately 90 minutes. The public is invited and can come on the field at, or when the scrimmage is over. The North Concourse will be the only side open and fans may enter through Gate 12.
The athletics department will have activities on the field, including inflatables for the kids, posters and schedule cards, corn hole, GUS, cheerleaders and autographs and activity stations with all of the fall sport teams. Concessions will be available.
Meet the Eagles Fan Fest is free and open to fans of all ages. Parking is also free. Guests may also pick up their season ticket packets and Eagle Fund membership benefits at Gate 8 starting at 5 pm. For those who haven’t purchased their season tickets, they can do so at the event, as well. The ticket booth will close at the end of the event.
Georgia Southern will take a practice on the road as it heads to Savannah for its third and final scrimmage. The Eagles will head east on I-16 and will practice on the campus of Armstrong State University on Aug. 18 from 6-8 p.m. Following the completion of the scrimmage, the team will hold a fan fest with autographs, inflatables, entertainment and much more.