Las Vegas: Arizona Men's Basketball Pac-12 Tournament Bear Down Tailgate
Thursday, March 10, 2022, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
New York New York Hotel & Casino, Tom's Urban Outdoor Tailgate Zone - Bridge Bar
3790 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89019


Top-ranked Arizona basketball is going back to Las Vegas for the Pac-12 Tournament! Join fellow alumni and fans at the Bear Down Tailgate to cheer on the Wildcats.

Thursday, March 10 at 3 p.m. — $50 per person (not considered a tax-deductible donation). Tickets are non-refundable.
​​Wildcat Basketball Vegas Bear Down Tailgate at the New York New York Hotel & Casino, Tom's Urban Outdoor Tailgate Zone at the Bridge Bar

Open bar includes:

  • Draft beers
  • House wine
  • Standard well liquors including vodka, gin, bourbon, rum, tequila and whiskey
  • Non-alcoholic beverages

Special guest speakers:

  • Director of Athletics Dave Heeke
  • More to come


  • Wilbur the Wildcat
  • Arizona Cheerleaders
  • The Pride of Arizona Pep Band
  • Live DJ
  • Door prizes

Buffet includes:

  • Salad — greens, Campari tomatoes, pickled beets, goat cheese, white balsamic vinaigrette
  • Wings — buffalo, sweet and smoky honey barbecue
  • All-American cheeseburger sliders
  • Spinach artichoke dip and salsa dips
  • Mac & cheese
  • Cookies including specialty Arizona logo cookies

Gear up at the events! UArizona BookStores will be at each alumni event selling Wildcat merchandise.

Online sales are now closed. Walkups are welcome. The event is almost at capacity so arrive early if you still need a ticket.