Badlands Activities Center News

DSU football tailgate spots still available

Ben Shroyer, BAC Events & Conference Coordinator

The Dickinson State University Alumni and Foundation is still accepting reservations for pregame tailgate spots for upcoming 2012 DSU home football games at the Badlands Activities Center.

Each tailgate spot is 25’ long by 10’ wide and may be reserved for the entire home schedule at $25 per spot per game. The tailgate lot opens at 9:00 a.m. prior to each game or five hours prior to kickoff. (The September 1 game is at 7:00 p.m. and the tailgate area opens at 2:00 p.m.).

Spots may be reserved in advance by calling the DSU Alumni and Foundation at (701) 483-2004 or by emailing

The DSU home football schedule includes the following dates with accompanying/optional food themes:

  • September 1 – ROCKY MOUNTAIN – 7:00 p.m. (Tailgate 2:00 p.m.) – Theme: Outdoors/Camping
  • September 15 – MSU NORTHERN - 1:00 p.m. (Tailgate 9:00 a.m.) – Theme: Hog Wild (bacon wrapped)
  • September 29 – CARROLL COLLEGE - 1:00 p.m. (Tailgate 9:00 a.m.) – Theme: Cajun/Gumbo
  • October 6 – MONTANA TECH (HOMECOMING) - 1:00 p.m. (Tailgate 9:00 a.m.) –All-American Smoke Out
  • October 27 – EASTERN OREGON - 1:00 p.m. (Tailgate 9:00 a.m.) - Pride of North Dakota (Wild Game)

For more information on the Dickinson State Unviersity Alumni and Foundation, visit or call (701) 483-2004.

To print the 2012 composite football schedule at the Badlands Activities Center, click here.