Navy plays the University of Connecticut Huskies on Friday 01
November at the Pratt & Whitney Stadium’s Rentschler Field in
East Hartford. (Note: It is not at Storrs.)
will be at 2000.
Here are the Chapter’s plans:
1. Thursday 31 October 2019. Connecticut Alumni
Chapter Blue and Gold
The Chapter will hold an informal
no-host Blue & Gold Happy Hour at City Steam Brewery, 942 Main
St, Hartford, CT 06103 (downtown Hartford) on Thursday evening
starting at 1730. No RSVP necessary. Just come and get an
early start on your football week-end.2.
Friday 01 November 2019 - Navy Tailgate.
Connecticut Chapter along with the Connecticut Parents’ Club
will host a tailgater 3 hours prior to kickoff to 1 hour after
the game under the tent in the Cabela’s parking lot at 475
East Hartford Blvd. N., East Hartford 06118 (directly adjacent
to the stadium parking lot). The Navy Cheerleaders and Bill
the Goat along with the Superintendent will join us to cheer
Navy to victory against the “Huskies.”
will feature a BBQ from Cabela’s Candlewood Grill for $33. A
kid’s meal will be available for $15. The menu includes
Hamburgers/Cheeseburgers, Chicken Fajita Kabobs, Grilled
Kielbasa, and all the fixings.
Please sign up online
www.usna.com/tailgates (choose the UConn game link). If you
prefer to use mail instead of the online sign up, send your
RSVP with payment to: Tom Hogsten ’85, 27 Bobwhite Trail,
Gales Ferry, Connecticut 06335. Make checks payable to: USNA
AA CT Chapter.
All signups and reservations must be
received, and payment made NLT Tuesday 29 October.
Navy-UConn Tailgate is sponsored by USAA, Cabela’s and
3. Tailgater Parking.
will be ample parking in the Cabela’s lot for tailgate
attendees. It is a short walk from the tailgate to the
stadium, so you can leave your car at Cabela’s if you would
rather avoid stadium parking. If there are any guests who need
assistance getting from the tailgate to the stadium, please
let President Alan Weigel know so we can make arrangements to
accommodate your needs.
Go Navy! Beat UConn! Beat Army!
Tom Hogsten's address for RSVP
is 27 Bobwhite Trail, Gales Ferry, CT 06335, (860) 287-9950, or
Alan Weigel's email-