Hosted by: The Marshall Foundation
Bear Down Fridays, Tucson’s community pep rally — a free community event that brings together thousands of UArizona students, alumni, fans and Tucsonans for a pep rally on the Friday night before every home football game. Bring your Wildcat pride and show your colors as we cheer on Arizona Football.
Every pep rally begins at 6 p.m. starring the Pride of Arizona Marching Band, UArizona pomline, twirlers and guard, Wilbur and Wilma, and UArizona cheerleaders. A variety of Arizona coaches and staff make guest appearances at each pep rally. Arrive early and enjoy food specials, happy hour pricing, giveaways, games, activities for all ages and discounts.
Main Gate Square is located on University Boulevard between Euclid Avenue and Park Avenue on the east and west and between Second Street and Fourth Street on the north and south. It features over 30 restaurants and 25 retailers and salons. Parking is free in the Tyndall Garage after 4 p.m. on Bear Down Fridays with merchant validation. The garage entrance is located at Fourth Street and Euclid Avenue or on Tyndall Avenue and Fourth Street.