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Bearcat Zone

Show your Bearcat pride! Join your Northwest friends and family at the Hy-Vee BEARCAT ZONE located in College Park, west of the stadium, this fall for tailgate festivities before each home football game.

Hy-Vee Bearcat Zone

  • Catered meal available for a nominal fee at College Park (available two hours prior to kickoff)
  • College Park is located along College Park Drive across the street from the west entrance to Bearcat Stadium.
  • FREE admission
  • Children's activities
  • Pictures and performances by Bobby Bearcat, the Bearcat Cheerleaders, Bearcat Steppers and Bearcat Marching Band.


Tailgating begins four hours prior to kickoff.  Northwest has a new tailgating policy effective fall 2013. Alcohol is now permitted in designated tailgating areas near Raymond J. Courter College Park Pavilion and College Park. For more information about the policy and to learn where tailgating is permissible, visit

On the Road

At all regular season away games, look for the green and white in a parking lot adjacent to the stadium. Countryside Bistro will provide a catered meal for $10 per person beginning two hours prior to kickoff. Call (660) 562-1248 for more details.

Football Tickets

You can order tickets for home games online or call the Student Services Desk at (660) 562-1212.