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      February 2, 2018

      Friday   7:30 PM

      1 University Hts
      Asheville, North Carolina 28804

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      Bulldog Basketball & Alumni Weekend

      If you're a fan of Bulldog Basketball then this is the weekend for you! The weekend will include basketball alumni legacy games, discounted tickets to doubleheader games and a closeout event downtown. Put on your Bulldog Blue and cheer on your team during this exciting basketball filled weekend! Need a place to stay for the weekend? Thanks to our sponsor Biltmore Farms Hotel Group for providing the "UNCA Friends & Family Rate". See details below. BULLDOG BASKETBALL WEEKEND MAIN EVENTS Friday, February 2 7:30 p.m.-9:30 P.M. - Alumni Legacy Games UNC Asheville Alumni Basketball players will lace up their basketball shoes once more for some friendly competition-Come cheer on the greats of the past! This event is Free and open to all! The Hop Ice Cream Cafe, owned & operated by UNCA Alumni Greg '05 & Ashley '05 Garrison,  will be selling their delicious ice cream at the games! If you're an Alumni Basketball Player and interested in not only attending, but playing, please RSVP to Betsy Blose, bblose@unca.edu. Saturday, February 3 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. - Bulldog Tailgate; Karpen Parking Lot It may be chilly outside, but that doesn't stop Bulldogs from enjoying a tailgate. Numerous student organizations are co-sponsoring this campus wide tailgate. This is a BYOB event. There will be food, t-shirts & raffle tickets available for purchase from participating Student Organizations.  2:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. - Women's Basketball game vs. Winthrop University; Kimmel Arena Cheer on the Bulldogs as they take on the Winthrop University Eagles! Doubleheader ticket gets you into both games! Halftime will include honoring Gamma Phi Beta & Sigma Nu on their 25th anniversaries at UNCA. 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. - Alumni Zone; Atrium of Sherrill Center  At the conclusion of the Women's Game, head over to the Alumni Zone (in the Atrium off the Main Concourse) for snacks, beer, wine & other refreshments! Access to the Alumni Zone is included in your Alumni Doubleheader ticket. Must purchase Alumni ticket to gain access. 4:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m. - Men's Basketball game vs. Presbyterian College; Kimmel Arena Cheer on the Bulldogs as they take on the Presbyterian College Blue Hose! Doubleheader ticket gets you into both games! Halftime will include honoring the 10th, 15th & 20th anniversary years of the Men's Big South Championship teams of 1998, 2003 and 2008. 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. - Closeout Event 'Bulldog Bash'; Twisted Laurel (Downtown Asheville) Athletics & The Alumni Association will be co-sponsoring the Bulldog Bash at Twisted Laurel in Downtown Asheville. Join us for food, drinks & fun after the games! Complimentary snacks will be available while supplies last. Additional food & drinks will be available for purchase. _____________________________________________ Hotel Information Thanks to our sponsor Biltmore Farms Hotel Group, You can reserve your room online by clicking on the links below or call & ask for the 'UNCA Friends and Family' rate. DoubleTree Hotel Biltmore/Asheville 115 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803 Phone: 828-274-1800 Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park 43 Town Square Boulevard, Asheville, NC 28803 Phone: 828-209-2700 Residence Inn by Marriott Asheville Biltmore 701 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28803 Phone: 828-281-3361 Must enter Special Rates, Corporate Promo Code: UY9 Hampton Inn & Suites Asheville Biltmore Village 117 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28803 Phone: 828-277-1800 FAQs How does registration work? Alumni will register for events individually- we know that sometimes folks can only make it to one or two events! The individual registration options are: Alumni Legacy Games, Doubleheader Gameday Ticket & Bulldog Bash Closeout Event. How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Get in contact with the Alumni Association by calling 828-251-6512 or e-mail alumni@unca.edu What's the refund policy? Contact us via EventBrite to request your refund for whatever reason. Refunds will only be processed up to 24 hours before the event (2/1/18). Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? We will have a check-in table at each event, so no need to bring your ticket or printed e-mail. You will be able to pick up your game tickets on Friday night at the Alumni Legacy Games or at Will Call on Saturday. Can I bring my kids to Bulldog Basketball & Alumni Weekend? Yes! The more Bulldogs, the better! Children Ages 4 and under will get into the Doubleheader games free, please register them under the Child Doubleheader Game Ticket. If you have children ages 5 and older, you will register them for the Doubleheader Game Ticket which is $8. This ticket will get them into two games and access to the Alumni Zone where snacks and drinks will be provided.

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