10 a.m. | Men’s Basketball Open Practice
The men’s basketball team will hold an open practice for the public. Doors to Cameron open at 9 a.m. with all seating in the upper bowl of the stadium.
The live broadcast of practice will be available to GoDuke.com Inside Access subscribers. GoDuke.com Inside Access offers one-month, four-month and 12-month subscription plans. Included in the subscription are: live coverage of select games, including Countdown to Craziness as well as exhibition games vs. Bowie State and Drury; exclusive on demand content including interviews, press conferences and coaches shows; condensed and full game replays for all men’s basketball and football games; unlimited access to the largest Duke sports video library. GoDuke.com Inside Access is available to subscribers on PC, iPad, iPhone and Android (requires mobile app download). For more information on how to become a GoDuke.com Inside Access subscriber log on to https://www.nmnathletics.com/PremiumVideo.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=4200.
12 p.m. | Blue Devil Alley
Following the men’s basketball open practice, head over to nearby Krzyzewskiville for Blue Devil Alley, which features inflatable games, face painting, live entertainment and merchandise. Also stop by the Coca-Cola Tailgate Show from the Bojangles’ Stage and listen as the Blue Devil IMG Sport Network breaks down the day’s matchup. Blue Devil Alley opens 2.5 hours prior to kickoff, while the Tailgate Show starts one hour prior to kickoff.
12:45 | Blue Devil Walk
Line the sidewalk from Blue Devil Alley to the North Gate of Wallace Wade Stadium to welcome the football team as they arrive for game day. The Blue Devil Walk will begin at 12:30-12:45 p.m. and features the Duke Marching Band, cheerleaders and the Blue Devil himself.
12:30 | Club Blue Devil
Check out the newest addition to the Duke football tailgating experience, CLUB BLUE DEVIL. Opening 2.5 hours prior to kickoff, the premier tailgate features big screen TVs to go along with unlimited food and beverages (beer and wine option also available). CLUB BLUE DEVIL is located directly inside Wallace Wade Stadium. Food and Coca-Cola products: $20Food and alcohol: $40Register online at GoDuke.com/tickets
3 p.m. | Football vs. Troy
Duke celebrates Homecoming by hosting Troy at 3 p.m. in Wallace Wade Stadium. This weekend’s game marks the first on the gridiron between the two schools.
Halftime | Men’s Lacrosse Autograph Session
The 2013 NCAA Champion Duke men’s lacrosse team will sign autographs on the concourse of Wallace Wade Stadium during halftime. Be sure to pick up your championship poster and look for the team to be honored on the field between the second and third quarters.
7:30 p.m. | Volleyball vs. Virginia Tech
When the football game ends, return to Cameron to watch the 10-time ACC champion volleyball team take on conference rival Virginia Tech, starting at 7:30 p.m. Come early and receive a Duke volleyball tote bag.
General public parking for fans attending the men’s basketball open practice, Employee Appreciation Event or Duke vs. Troy football game will be available in the Football General Public Park and Walk lots and Courtesy Shuttle lots. The park and walk lots located on Circuit Drive will open at 7 a.m. The courtesy shuttle lots located at the intersection of Anderson Street and Erwin Road will open at 11 a.m. There is a $10 charge (cash only) to park in both the park and walk and courtesy shuttle lots. Duke University and Medical Center staff and employees can receive free parking in the General Public Park and Walk and Courtesy shuttle lots by showing their valid 2014-15 Duke University parking permit at the lot entrances.
General Public parking for persons with disabilities attending the men’s basketball open practice, Employee Appreciation Event or Duke vs. Troy football is available in the Blue Zone in lots B-2, B-4, and B-7. There is a $10 charge (cash only) to park and the lots open at 6 a.m. Duke University and Medical Center staff and employees with disabilities can park free of charge in the B-2, B-4, and B-7 lots by showing a valid 2014-2015 Duke University parking permit at the lot entrance. There will be two ADA lift equipped vans on-site in lots to transports persons with disabilities to and from Cameron and Wallace Wade Stadium.
Men’s or women’s basketball Iron Duke parking passes will not be honored for the open practice as it is a football game day. Only Football Iron Duke passes will be honored in the Iron Duke lots.
General Public parking for the volleyball match will be available in the Whitford Drive, Science Drive Visitors, Frank Bassett Drive, Grounds and 751 lots. These lots will be closed to volleyball traffic until 5:30 p.m. After 5:30 p.m, parking will be free of charge and available on a first-come, first-serve basis. General Public parking for persons with disabilities for the volleyball match will be available in the Whitford Drive Lot.
For more information on football game day parking including accessible drop-off points, directions, maps, tailgating information and recreational or oversized vehicle parking, please visit www.goduke.com/gameday and click on the Football A-Z Game Day Guide. A full parking and traffic alert for the events of Saturday, Sept. 28 will be released on www.goduke.com/gameday on Thursday, Sept. 26.#GoDuke