POSTED: Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 7:15am
UPDATED: Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 10:41pm
EL PASO - UTEP fans are invited to "Make it a Date Night" for the Miners' Conference USA home opener against Houston on Thursday.
Fans can purchase one Bronze Reserved or General Admission ticket and buy a second ticket for their date for only $10 by calling 747-5234. This offer is valid for the Houston game only.
Then, after the game, fans can take their date - and their ticket - to the following Cincinnati Street establishments for special dining discounts. These offers are valid ONLY on Sept. 29.
Cincinnati Bar & Grill - half off any one (1) appetizer for every game ticket
Crave Kitchen and Bar - half off any one (1) appetizer for every game ticket
Dane's Steakhouse - half off any one (1) appetizer for every game ticket
GeoGeske - half off any one (1) appetizer for every game ticket
Marco Polo Dive Bar - hot dogs or hamburgers for game tickets while supplies last
Mesa Street Grill - 10% off the total bill with one game ticket
No Fish - 10% off the total bill with one game ticket
The Pan - half off any one (1) appetizer
Kickoff for the UTEP-Houston game is 6 p.m. in the Sun Bowl.
The theme of the game is "Orange Out Night." Popcorn and Academy cheer cards will be presented to the first 3,000 fans. UTEP schedule cards and posters will also be distributed.
Tailgating will not be permitted on the inner campus. Campus perimeter lots will open for tailgating at 4 p.m. Sun Bowl Stadium gates will open at 4:30 p.m. RV parking (P-4 Lot) along Schuster Avenue will be available on Wednesday, September 28 starting at 8 p.m. until Friday, September 30 before 6 a.m. Parking for guests with disabilities will be available in lot R-2 along Sun Bowl Drive. ADA shuttles will start running at 4 p.m. on game day until the end of the third quarter.