Las Vegas: Wildcat Vegas Takeover
Friday, Sept. 3-Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021


Arizona Football is back in action! The Jedd Fisch era officially begins Sept. 4 when the Wildcats take on BYU at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas. Join fellow alumni and fans for the official kickoff to football season — the Wildcat Vegas Takeover!

Don't miss these special events!

  • Friday, Sept. 3 at 6 p.m. — Free!
    Wildcat Hangout at PRB RockBar
    • Arizona alumni receive 50% off all food and drinks.
  • Saturday, Sept. 4 at 12 p.m. — $50 per person; $25 children under 16
    ​​Bear Down Tailgate at the House of Blues in the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
    • Includes: entrance, buffet and 2 drink tickets (cash bar will be available)
    • Special guest speakers and performances
  • Sunday, Sept. 5 at 11 a.m. — Free!
    Wildcat Brunch at PBR RockBar 
    • Arizona alumni receive 50% off all food and drinks.

Gear up at the events! UArizona BookStores will be at each event selling Wildcat merchandise including the official Vegas Takeover T-shirt.

Register for the events 


Hotel Room Blocks:

  • Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
    Savor it all and play by your own rules at Mandalay Bay, the true resort at the beginning of the Strip.​
  • Luxor Resort and Casino
    One of the most recognizable structures in Las Vegas, the 30-story pyramid of Luxor Resort — an architectural wonder — invites curiosity, while the inside rewards visitors with equal parts excitement, mystery and intrigue.
  • Delano Las Vegas
    Anchored by intimate yet energetic public spaces and sophisticated accommodations, the non-smoking, all-suite boutique hotel will appeal to the most discerning travelers from around the globe

Book your stay 


Game Tickets:

Sit with fellow University of Arizona alumni at Arizona Football away games. Stay tuned for updates on future games.

Arizona Wildcats vs. BYU
Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Use the link below or promo code: UAAVEGAS

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