PISCATAWAY, N.J. (September 3, 2013) – Rutgers Athletics announced the return of the Block R Party for the football season, including an exciting lineup of events for the upcoming three-game homestand.
Sept. 7 vs. Norfolk State - Nine Deeez Night (http://www.ninedeeeznite.com/)
“More than just a cover band from NJ, Nine Deez Nite is THE tribute to your favorite artists from the 90s!" Whether it's opening for Red Hot Chili Peppers at the Prudential Center or rocking out at MetLife stadium prior to a Giants game, Nine Deeez Nite pride themselves on delivering an exciting flashback of 90s nostalgia at every show.”
Sept. 14 vs. Eastern Michigan - O.N.7 (http://www.on7band.com/)
“The Unhealthiest band in the Tri-State Area!" ON7 combines the elements of American roots music from New Orleans traditional Mardi Gras to Chicago blues and combines this all with the popular Classic Rock, R&B, Pop and Country music songs audiences love.”
Sept. 21 vs. Arkansas - After the Reign (http://www.afterthereign.net/)
“New Jersey's Premier Country Band" Recently crowned winners of the Hurricane Sandy Recovery Anthem Contest with their hit "Jersey Strong," After the Reign is known for playing some of the best original and country covers in the state of New Jersey and belong. Bring your boots for this maximum country music experience.”
Other Things At Block R Party:
-All of your favorite hits courtesy of our live DJ, DJ Demand!
-Free activities, temporary tattoos and inflatable rides at the Junior Knights Club Tent.
-Your favorite tailgating games like baggo, washers, ladder golf and more!
-Live fan contests on stage with prizes.
-The "R" Bar Beer Garden featuring Four Satellite TVs and a food truck!
-Take your picture with the Giant Rutgers Helmet.
Other Marketing Information:
-Block R Party begins 3 hours prior to kick-off at every home game.
-The Block R Party is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
Season ticket plans and single game tickets are on sale now. To order tickets call the Rutgers Ticket Office at 866-445-GORU (4678) or visit the Rutgers Athletics website, www.scarletknights.com.
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