Chicago Fire Soccer and Tailgate hosted by the Latino Alumni Council




All alumni are invited to join the NIUAA Latino Alumni Council (LAC) at Soldier Field as the Chicago Fire FC takes on CF Montreal, Saturday, Aug. 27.

Tailgate with the LAC and the NIU Alumni Association beginning at 4 p.m., followed by kickoff at 7 p.m. Look for the NIU Alumni Association flag! Plates, napkins, cutlery, cups, water and cookies will be provided.

Please bring your own beverages, chairs and a dish to pass.

Tailgating will take place at the Waldron Deck parking lot on the top floor. Parking can be purchased here. Game tickets are $25 each and will be distributed electronically from Dana King, '05 (; 815-753-5421).

All sales are final. No refunds will be given.

Event Information

Cost: $25


4:00PM - 8:00PM Sat 27 Aug 2022, Central timezone


Soldier Field
1410 Museum Campus Dr.
Chicago, IL 60605 USA

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