TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Arizona Bowl is kicking off with festivities open to the public Monday and Tuesday.
Monday until 8 p.m. fans can enjoy a block party at Toole and 5th Avenue. You can play volleyball, football and enjoy live music and local brewery.
The two teams playing tomorrow, Colorado State and Nevada State University, bands and cheerleaders are performing.
Tuesday fans can get the game day celebration started at Main Gate Square with the official Arizona Bowl Pre-game party from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Activities include live music and happy hour at participating bars and restaurants.
KGUN9 sister station,106.3 The Groove, will be at Main Gate Square offering face painting, hair painting, balloon art and giveaways.
Also on Tuesday, fans can attend the NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl Pre-Game Party from 1-4:30 p.m. at the University of Arizona East Mall Lawn. General admission tickets are $25 and VIP tickets are $75.
For more information go to www.azbowlgame.com.