Dec. 7, 2012
• Order Badger Blast Tickets
MADISON, Wis. -- Badger fans are invited to the official Badger Blast/Huddle on Tuesday, Jan. 1, prior to the Wisconsin vs. Stanford Rose Bowl Game in Pasadena, Calif.
UW's official Rose Bowl tailgate party is presented by UW Athletics and hosted by the National W Club and the Wisconsin Alumni Association.
The venue is located outdoors on the 11th and 15th fairways of the nearby Brookside Golf Course, just West of Rose Bowl Stadium. (see map ) The party beings at 10:30 a.m. and concludes at 1 p.m. PST.
Tailgate party tickets are $77 for adults and $50 for children 6-12 years old. Children five years old and under are free. Each tailgate ticket includes admission to the party, brats, chicken breast sandwiches, cookies, chips, cheese, soda, beer, and water. The admission price of the tailgate does not include a ticket to the football game.
Live music will be provided by one of LA's best classic rock bands, Bad Penny, and the UW Marching Band. Appearances will also be made by Bucky Badger and the UW Spirit Squad.
Contributing sponsors include: Coors Light / Johnsonville / Emmi-Roth Cheese
Transportation is not provided to or from the tailgate party.
For parking at the Rose Bowl, please click here.
For the Tournament of Roses website, for parking and information, please click here.
Tailgate party tickets ordered by Sunday, Dec. 16 will be mailed on Monday, Dec. 17 via USPS regular mail (Wisconsin residents) or UPS 2nd Day Mail (out of state residents.) Otherwise, tickets ordered after December 16 can be picked up at the tailgate WILL CALL, which will be located at the entrance to the party on game day.
Gates and Will Call open at 10:30 a.m. (PST)
Tailgate party ends at 1:00 p.m. (PST)
Kickoff is 2:10 p.m. (PST)
Tailgate party tickets can be purchased from the UW Athletic Department, National W Club, Wisconsin Alumni Association and other official travel partners.
*NOTE: Tickets purchased via any other source are purchased at your own risk. Counterfeit tickets purchased from any other source are not the responsibility of the UW Athletic Department, National W Club or Wisconsin Alumni Association.
Individual tailgate party tickets can be purchased online through the National W Club at or by calling (608) 262-7717. Credit card charges for individual tailgate party tickets purchased online will appear on your statement as a NATIONAL W CLUB charge.
Online registration will close at NOON CST on Wednesday, Dec. 26, unless tickets are sold out. If the event is not sold out in advance, tickets may also be purchased at the tailgate party site on game day. The admission price at the door will be $100 for adults and $50 for children 6-12 years old.
Go Badgers! On Wisconsin!