BLACKSBURG - The annual Virginia Tech Welcome Back Football Picnic is for Sunday, Aug. 12 in the South End Zone of Lane Stadium at Virginia Tech, and all Hokie fans are invited to attend. The event is hosted by the Blacksburg Hokie Club and the menu is provided by Custom Catering and donated by IMG. There will be barbecue pork sandwiches, lemon pepper chicken, baked beans, cole slaw, potato salad, cookies, brownies, lemonade, ice tea and water. The event will begin at 5 p.m. and conclude around 7:30 p.m.
Tickets must be purchased in advance for $20 per adult, $10 for children 10 & under and may be purchased at A Cleaner World (540-951-9506), located at 103 King Street in Blacksburg.
All guests at the event will enter at the gate in front of the South End Zone of Lane Stadium.
All proceeds from the event will benefit athletic scholarships and facilities. Special guests at picnic will include head football coach Frank Beamer, the entire 2012 football team and other guests from the Athletic Department and University Administration. Bill Roth, “Voice of the Hokies”, and his sidekick, Mike Burnop, will emcee the event.
There will be autograph sessions with the entire football team at 6:30 p.m. All guests are limited to one autograph item.
For more information, or questions, contact Terry Bolt in the Virginia Tech Athletic Fund at 540-231-6618.
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