Ohio State concludes its second two-game home stand of the 2018 season with a noon kick off vs. the Golden Gophers Saturday in Ohio Stadium. It is the Pink Game to recognize the fight against cancer as well as the cap to Thank You Week for the department of athletics.
Get ready for gameday right here with a rundown of all the goings on in and around Ohio Stadium …
Buckeyes Go Pink
As is tradition, we honor the constant fight against cancer Saturday with the annual Pink Game. Bring your pink as we honor all who have been touched by the disease and recognize our survivors on the field Saturday.
Salute to ’68
The “Super Sophs” are back on their old stomping grounds for a Super Salute Saturday! The 1968 National Championship Buckeyes will be honored this weekend as the team celebrate’s it’s 50th anniversary of ruling the college football world.
The squad, which went 11-0, knocked off three Top 5 teams, including Michigan and USC in the Rose Bowl en route to the fifth title in team history. At the time, the squad was ranked by The Sporting News as one of College Football’s 10 Best All-Time.
For more on the ’68 Buckeyes, click here
Buckeye Walk and Skull Session – Ohio State Staples
Always a can’t miss and a great break from the tailgate, join the Buckeyes through Skull Session at St. John Arena and then the North Rotunda into Ohio Stadium. The Buckeye Walk begins at The Blackwell at approximately 10 a.m. You won’t want to miss the thunderous entrance into St. John Arena and as TBDBITL – along with alums – warm up for Saturday’s performance.
Fanfest and Concert series
Prior to Skull Session be sure to swing by FanFest, located just outside St. John Arena in Remembrance Park. The area offers pregame fun for all ages and also will feature live music again this year. This week, activities will get underway around 9 a.m. Also, be sure to be on the lookout to the Ohio State women’s gymnastic team performing demo routines near the Fanfest area.
In Case You Missed it … Palette Pleasers – great stadium eats and treats
Be on the lookout for these goodies inside The Shoe this season …
Buckeye Park at Tailgate Club
Pregame is primetime but can be a bigtime hassle. Let Buckeye Park at Tailgate Club do the work while you enjoy gameday. Buckeye Park by Tailgate Club offers customizable packages to suit your unique gameday needs, catering options to make meals a breeze and a prime reserved tailgate space in Coffey Road Park – only steps from Ohio Stadium. Participants also receive a parking pass in a nearby lot for a smooth arrival into Columbus.
Learn more at OhioStateBuckeyes.com/tailgateclub