September 12, 2013
Date set for second annual HokieBird Festival
Tickets on sale now for Marshall game

BLACKSBURG ( — The Virginia Tech Athletics Department announced today that the second annual HokieBird Festival will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21, prior to the Marshall football game. The event will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on the turf field across from Lane Stadium. The festival will offer many activities for children and families, including inflatables, interactive sponsor set-ups, backyard games, and autograph sessions with Virginia Tech student-athletes. The event is open to the general public and is free of charge.

A limited number of tickets to see the Hokies battle Marshall following the HokieBird Festival are on sale now. To purchase tickets, log on to or call the Virginia Tech Athletics Ticket Office at (540) 231-6731 or toll-free at 1-800 VA TECH4 (1-800-828-3244).

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