The Ohio State University Alumni Association

Buckeye Bash at Oklahoma
Saturday, September 17, 2016
Norman, OK

Buckeye Bash at Oklahoma

Join us at the Buckeye Bash before Ohio State takes on Oklahoma!

Gear up for the big game in the company of 800 fellow Buckeyes, the Ohio State Marching Band, Brutus and the cheerleaders at this pep rally style event prior to the Ohio State vs. Oklahoma football game. Enjoy a true Oklahoma BBQ including: BBQ marinated chicken, beef brisket, baked beans, pasta salad, chocolate brownies and rolls, along with nonalcoholic beverages, cash bars.

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Buckeye Bash: 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Kickoff: 6:30 p.m. (CDT)

Lloyd Noble Center
2900 South Jenkins Avenue
Norman, OK 73019
(approximately 1.5 miles from stadium)

Parking and transportation

A limited number of complimentary reserved parking spaces will be available adjacent to the event. The University of Oklahoma provides a gameday shuttle that runs continuously to transport fans from the Lloyd Noble Center to Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium starting three hours prior to game time until one hour after the game. Cost to ride the shuttle is $5 per round trip. Shuttle tickets can be purchased on site. Guests are also encouraged to walk if able!


Tailgate style food, nonalcoholic beverages, cash bars and giveaways included. Seating will be limited. Special appearance by alumni association President/CEO Jim Smith. Guests will receive directions and parking information one week prior to the event.

If you are participating in the alumni association tour to Oklahoma, please note that your tour registration includes the Buckeye Bash.

Hotel information

A limited block of discount accommodations available at:

Embassy Suites Oklahoma City
1815 South Meridian
Oklahoma City, OK 73108
(Approximately 22 miles from stadium and three miles from airport)
Use code: OSU

Guests can also call the hotel directly at 405-682-6000 and reference The Ohio State University Alumni Association rate.

Best Western Plus Norman
3100 Medical Park Place
Norman, Oklahoma, 73072


Please contact customer service at 800-762-5646.

Unfortunately, we will not be able to provide refunds after your registration is processed. Buckeye Bash tickets must be picked up at the event with the purchaser’s photo ID. Not for resale.


All 800 tickets have been sold.


Please contact customer service at 800-762-5646.

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