UCF is bowl bound in 2021.

Our UCF Knights (8-4) are headed to the Union Home Mortgage Gasparilla Bowl in Tampa on Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021! The Knights will take on the Florida Gators (6-6) from the SEC at 7 p.m. EST. Visit the UCF Knights website for FAQs about the bowl game. 


Check out our offering of UCF Alumni events below! For the most updated information on updates on alumni and fan events, bookmark this page!

Men's Basketball Watch Party - UCF vs. North Alabama

Hosted by the Tampa Bay UCF Alumni Chapter

Wednesday, Dec. 22┃6-9 p.m. 

Ducky's Sports Lounge, 1719 W. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, FL 33606 

 

Join us on the eve of the bowl game to cheer on our Men's Basketball team as they take on the North Alabama Lions, at the official Tampa Bay Watch Party location, Ducky's. All Knights fans are welcome. 

 

Attendees will be entered to win two tickets to the SOLD OUT ChargeOn Tailgate! Note: must be present to win. A bowl game ticket is required to attend the tailgate. Winners will be selected at the end of halftime. Not applicable to those who previously purchased ChargeOn tailgate tickets.

Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful - Riverwalk Cleanup

Hosted by the Tampa Bay UCF Alumni Chapter

Thursday, Dec. 23┃9 a.m.-Noon 

Meeting Location: Armature Works, 1910 N. Ola Ave., Tampa, FL 33602

 

Join fellow alumni and friends to help clean up the Riverwalk and Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful! Meet the Tampa Bay UCF Alumni Chapter at Armature Works to check in and get your supplies (we will provide gloves, pickers and trash bags). This is a family friendly event, so bring the whole crew! After we’re done cleaning up the Riverwalk, we will head over to Armature Works to grab some lunch.

UCF ChargeOn Tailgate

 

Thursday, Dec. 23┃4-6:30 p.m.

Raymond James Stadium - Hyundai Club

 

UCF Alumni will host the official ChargeOn Tailgate ahead of the game in a prime location - inside the stadium - and all alumni, friends, fans and their families are invited to join us! The tailgate includes early access to the stadium, a commemorative lanyard card, unlimited access to a stellar buffet, soft and mixed drinks, beer, wine, a photobooth and more!

 

Admission is $50 and $25 for children under 12.

 

We are so impressed with Knight Nation's support and due to overwhelming demand, the UCF Alumni ChargeOn Tailgate is officially sold out. Please note we will not take walk ups.  

 

NOTE: There is a no bag policy is in effect at Raymond James Stadium. This is in effect for the Tailgate as well. Guests are only permitted to bring in one clutch purse no larger than 4.5" by 6.5". You may take advantage of the storage lockers available for rent on Tom MCewen Blvd, South of Gate C. A full explanation of stadium and bag policies can be found on the Raymond James Stadium website

  • House-Fried Potatoes, Roasted Shallot and Green Onion Dip
  • Bavarian Pretzels, Local Ale Beer Cheese, House-Made Spicy Mustard
  • Mac and Cheese
  • Smoked Cheddar Butter Crumb Brown Sugar and Bourbon Braised Beans, Cane Sugar Syrup, Serrano Peppers
  • House-Smoked Pork, BBQ Vinaigrette, Potato Roll
  • Peach Wood Smoked Chicken Thigh, Sorghum Apple Vinegar, B&B Pickle, Potato Roll
  • Assorted Cookies and Brownies
  • Unlimited soft drinks, mixed drinks, beer and wine

A no bag policy is in effect at Raymond James Stadium. Guests are only permitted to bring in one clutch purse no larger than 4.5" by 6.5". You may take advantage of the storage lockers available for rent on Tom MCewen Blvd, South of Gate C. A full explanation of stadium and bag policies can be found on the Raymond James Stadium website. Thank you in advance for your cooperation!

Parking lots open at 3 p.m. on game day. Parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis on event day. The game is sold out and heavy traffic is expected, please plan accordingly. For more info on where to park during game day or to purchase premium parking, click here.

A bowl game ticket is required to enter the ChargeOn Tailgate. All attendees must have a bowl ticket. Additionally, we will follow Raymond James Stadium no bag policy as our event will be held inside of the stadium. 


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