The University of Vermont will hold a pre-game Fan Fest in front of Patrick Gym
before the Choice Hotels International America East Men's Basketball
Championship game showdown between Vermont and Maine on Saturday. ALL fans are
encouraged to attend. A pep rally will tip off action at 9:00am; there are
several activities for fans to enjoy, including free face painting courtesy of
UVM Athletics and the UVM Alumni Office; music from "Named By Strangers" as
well as an extended live pre-game show by AM 620 WVMT's Charlie and Ernie, with
live cut-ins courtside with Chris Wojcik, the voice of the Catamounts. Rally,
the UVM mascot and the UVM Dance Team will also entertain the fans. In
addition, Nectar's will supply their classic 'Gravy Fries' and other treats,
while University Dining/Sodexho will have bagels, coffee and tea available.
A raffle will take place as well, with the prize being four tickets to the
championship game which tips off at 11:30am at Patrick Gym. Green and gold
shakers will be made available to all compliments of Green Mountain Office
Machines, Imagistics. All fans will also receive a complimentary commemorative
t-shirt to wear to the game. Fans who have not yet received their t-shirts can
redeem their coupons FRIDAYfrom 9:00am to 4:30pm in the Patrick Gym lobby.
*For those who don't have tickets to the game, we encourage you to watch with
other Catamount fans at: Nectar's, Ri Ra's Irish Pub, Church Street Tavern,
Manhattan Pizza, RJ's, Halvorson's, Sweetwaters, the Upper Deck Pub at the
Windjammer, the Pour House, the Ground Round, and the Rotisserie Restaurant.
The UVM Alumni Office will be spreading green and gold cheer at the Upper Deck
Pub, Nectar's, and Ri Ra's.